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2002 Audi TT 1.8L locks VIN: TRUTC28N02
Good morning Audi techs,I have this Audi TT that has a shorted door lock control module due to water in trunk area.Module part number is 8N7 962 267A.The complete serial # of this car is [...] to a shorted module I cannot get coding off the old...
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2002 Audi A4 1.8L coolant flange VIN: WAULC68E62
Hello audi techs i am in the process of replacing the coolant flange at the rear of the head when i bought it the parts guy said to drop the front mout and it will give you room i removed the snubber and thought about removing both mounts than after talking to...
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2004 Audi A6 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAULT64B64
Need help from Audi techs, I have to replace the right front O2 sensor.Alldata says I have to remove the r.f. manifold and exhaust. Has anyone done these before and is there any shortcuts? Thanks for your time.
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2000 BMW 528i 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBADM6347Y
I don't know what else to do, I bought this car with a head broken, I did replace the head and gasket, synchronized the cams with the special tools, remove the vanos and replaced the seals of the pistons, I did notice an improvement. The ABS module has an inte... Trouble codes: 18 (exhaust camshaft position)
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2000 BMW Z3 Roadster 2.5L odometer VIN: WBACH9343Y
This car came in with a dead battery.It had been jump started several times and if you shut it off it would not restart.After removing the battery and installing a new battery the charging system tested ok We recharged his battery and it tested ok.After reinst...
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1982 Mercedes-Benz 380SL 3.8L Accessories VIN: WDBBA45A3C
Need some help with this one. 1982 Mercedes 380sl with no speedo or odometer movement. My info system is very limited on diagrams. We replaced the vss sensor assembly and still no change. Any one have any tips on diagnosing this speedo/odometer problem. If the...
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2000 Mercedes-Benz S500 5.0L No Start VIN: WDBNG7515Y
Hi guys: Thanks for your time in reading this post. This is a theft recovery from an insurance co. that we do work for. I usually don't work on too many European Vehicles. My question is this, does this vehicle need the radio and navigation unit in place for ... Trouble codes: 036 (ECM CAN Communication or ECT Implausible), 039 (CAN Communication Disturbed Engine Management), 132 (ECM CAN Communication or ECT Implausible), 135 (CAN Communication Disturbed Engine Management)
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2002 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L no blowwer motor VIN: WDBJF65J72
I hope there is a benz guy out there. I remove ac/heater control head to replace shift interlock cable after reasembly the blowwer motor will not come one. the display says it's on. I removed blowwer motor and gave it power and it worked. fuseand relay all che...
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2006 Porsche Cayenne S 4.5L front subframe/axle support VIN: WP1AA29P76
Front subframe was shifted and bent when client hit a cement barrier in parking garage ramp, LF wheel and tire were both okay. Tie rod was bent and subframe was bent or shifted. I replaced the subframe, LF lower control arm and the tie rod assembly. The client...
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2002 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L ac comp ,fans VIN: 3VWSE69M52
our vw came in with no power to ac compresser and no fan operation with ac on,we jumped 12v to comp and is aok,we checked the basics, fuse,wireing,fans ok,eng respones to ac switch on,we dont have a vw scanner and mitchell is lacking,we have no tables to conve...
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2004 Volkswagen Touareg V6 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: WVGBC67LX4
recurring code 17755 (p1347). crank to cam sensor corrolation problem. info from alldata not very deep aside from checking for power and ground at the cam sensors which is ok. I am using a solis in expert mode which kind of simulates a vag tool. I got a tech b...
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1994 Volvo 960 2.9L Cruise Control VIN: YV1KS9515R
Hi everyone- Thanks in advance for your help. We've got an unusual problem on this Volvo 960. The cruise control does not work at all. For the most part, in my experience, these cruise control systems are very reliable and usually simple to fix- If they quit,...
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1996 Jaguar XJ12 6.0L fan VIN: SAJMX6344T
In looking at diagrams and hearing from some of you this car did not have forced on condensor fan, it only comes on with coolant temp. Blew out radiator and condensor fins, fan clutch working ac pressures just liked when condensr fan was running. We wired a 4w...
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1997 Jaguar XJ6 4.0L transmission VIN: SAJHX1242V
We drained fluid level to lower part of full on hot dipstick. Car drove all the way to North Carolina without further issues.We had been having 100 degree days here and are thinking fluid was expanding. Thank you for the help.
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2001 Mercedes-Benz C240 2.6L fuel tank VIN: WDBRF61J11
Thank yuo all for taking time ,to respond.I replace the charcoal canaster,customer tryed 2 tankfulls.No problems.I dismantel the old canester to fint the problem I coldent.But customer is happy.
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2006 Mercedes-Benz CLS500 5.0L maintenence VIN: WDDD123456
Each car has its own set of services. www.startekinfo.com is where to find the one you need
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2000 Porsche Boxster Roadster 2.7L Surge VIN: 1N12345679
We replaced the pcv breather plate as most suggested and vehicle is still surging. Smoke tested again, no leaks found. We removed the entire air cleaner housing and inspect for debris/junk/. Clean with air nozzle and reinstalled. Guess what. Surging is gone...
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2002 Volkswagen Golf GTI 1.8T 1.8L Timing Belt VIN: 9BWDE61J62
No additional light shed on subject of wether or not there is a different procedure, so the balancer mark it is!
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1997 Volvo 850 2.4L No Start VIN: YV1LS5545V
thanks to all that replied it ended up being two overprotection relay s 105 and 107 that were the promblem i couldnt have done this with out iatn and all sponsors
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