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|2001 BMW 740i 4.4L alarm VIN: WBAGG83461
alarm intermitantly going off when car is parked and locked
|2005 Volkswagen Golf TDI 1.9L Surge, Stall VIN: 9BWGR61JX5
Car wouldn'y run or would start and quit, if it ran it wouldn't go down the road. Pump in tank was dead. Replaced it with oe and now it starts and runs but will sputter on start-up for a few seconds then spring to life. It almost acts like it is only running o...
|2008 Volvo XC70 3.2 3.2L Mechanical VIN: YV4BZ98258
Car needs rear brakes. Inner pads are worn more than outer. Vehicle has electronic parking brake. Is there a way to retract pistons without using a factory scan tool? Is it normal for inner pads to wear quicker than outer? Inners are probably 2/32" & outers ar...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|2004 Audi A4 1.8L lights,horn, wipers VIN: WAUJC68E24
Hello Audi Techs The problem with this car was that the central electrical systems control module (J 519) got shorted out due to water intrusion from the HVAC ducting, due to plugged up drains in the cowl area, where the battery is located, this created a s...
|2006 Audi A4 Quattro Avant 2.0L Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUKF78EX6
I finally got the car back to swap injectors. First I inspected the high pressure fuel pump and cam lobe for wear. The cam lobe looks like it has some wear, but if that were the issue the misfire would be on all cylinders. Upon removing the intake manifold I f... Trouble codes: P0300 (Misfire Recognized), P0302 (Cyl. 2 Misfire).
|2001 BMW 325Ci 2.5L license plate lights VIN: WBABS334X1
by wiggling the harness on right side hinge the trunk light were going on and off,cut open harness and four wires were broken but only lic plate lite did not work.repaired the wires and evry thing is working.jack
|2003 BMW 525i 2.5L ecm VIN: WBADS43493
Hey Guys , Thanks for all your supports it was very nice to know there are so many tech willing to help. I was able fix the car , I was doing a component function test when the battery volt went below 7 volt causing shorts in the EWS fail communication bete...
|2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 3.2L Safety
Thanks very much for all the replies. I had a local tool supplier that graciously came by and allowed me to use his OE Level Scanner to access the Air Bag Module and clear out the trouble code. As advised by others you can access the pcm and get some trouble...
|2004 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L No Start VIN: WVWVD63BX4
I GOT ABOUT SIX DIFFERENT REPLILES.I HAVE A SOLOIS BUT IT DOSN'T HAVE EU DOWNLOAD. I THINK THE CAR HAS TO HAVE A TPS DOWNLOAD.PROBLY HAVE TO GO TO DEALER. I CHECKED ALL THE CONNECTIONS,GROUNDS AND ONE THING I FORGOT TO SAY IN THE FIRST REPORT IS THAT IT'S THE...
|2004 Volkswagen Touareg V6 3.2L wiper VIN: WVGBC67L84
WE REMOVE IPOD WIRES AT THE BACK OF RADIO, PROBLEM IS GONE. THANK YOU EVERYONE FOR THE REPLIES AND HAVE A GOOD WEEKEND.