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2000 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L Misfire VIN: WDC1631132
customer description is when driveing approx 80kph up hill when he backs off the accelerator he can feel a miss in engine,this leaves code p0306 missfire no 6 cyl,only does this intermittently,have replace no6 spark plugs leads and coil,makes no difference,hav... Trouble codes: P0306
2002 Mercedes-Benz c180 2.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: WDB2037352
When this car is started first up the idle hunts up and down - approx 800rpm to 1200rpm. It also seems to run richer than you would expect. We have replaced AFM etc as outlined in the related repair. Its starting to send us all crazy! we have WIS DAS and canno...
1993 Volkswagen EuroVan MV 2.5L Starting VIN: WV2MC0700P
Hi everyone. I am getting this VW handed to me tomorrow because one of the other techs gave up. Van will not sart with key,the other tech installed a new relay and nuetral safety switch but can only get van to start by jumpering across #2 and #8 terminals of s...
1997 Volkswagen SHARAN 2.8L engine VIN: WVWZZZ7MZW
have this vw sharan giving us an intermitant miss under load ,idles fine .
2002 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Starter, Lighting, Windows VIN: WVWVD63B72
Hello Group, I have this Passat that won't start at times when it's cold (35 F or colder). At the time it won't start the key fob will not unlock the car, interior lights don't operate and niether will the elec. windows. Sometimes if I hold the key in the star...

Fixes & Summaries for European
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2001 Audi TT Quattro 1.8L Coolant Temp Gauge VIN: TRUUT28N41
Sorry for the late post. I bought a house and took a week off work. The Audi belonged to an owner of a body shop. While I was gone, he picked up the car and put an instrument cluster in himself. From what I hear, everything is okay now, so we'll call this ...
2002 Volvo S80 T6 2.9L No Start-Low Compression VIN: YV1TS91D92
Well, learned a little more on Volvos, and an easier way to set camshaft and valve timing up in the future with this one. I thank those Iatn techs that took time to stop and offer help. Hopefully this post will save all who do this job some time and head sc...
2003 Volvo XC90 2.5L pads/rotors? VIN: YV1CZ91H53
Thanks for everyone's input. I solved the noise issue of squealing as the vehicle came to a stop by applying anti-seize to the inside hub of both front rotors. Upon careful examination, the factory had applied a greasey compound to the hub face of the rotor mo...
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