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1987 Mercedes-Benz 300D 3.0L hvac VIN: WDBEB33DXH
This problem is with the fuses. They don't make connection at the bottom end. I have sprayed The lower connections with cleaner, and rubbed them with a small screw driver and they will work for awhile then the blower stops. The upper fuse connection will not h...
2004 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 3VWSE69M64
Bought this car about 17 months ago and everything has been great until it started to get cold out side (below 38 deg. F). It has no check engine light or DTC's. The vehicle will crank and try to fire but die about 3 times before it will start on the fourth or...
2006 Volvo S60 2.5T 2.5L Poor Idle Quality VIN: YV1RS59236
This code was present at the time of the MAF replacement, but i assumed that the IAT fault was part of the MAF so I blew it off. After the road test I rescanned the system, and found the IAT low signal fault, so I checked the sensor actual value and found it a... Trouble codes: P0097

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2001 Mercedes-Benz S500 5.0L front struts VIN: WDBNG75J81
First off I would like to thank all those that offered help, it really shows how well this network works. When the vehicle first came in the front of the vehicle was low. So we started by looking for air leaks. The right front strut we installed the air leak r...
2003 Volkswagen Beetle GL 1.8L ignition barel VIN: WVWZZZ93Z4
Hi, thanks to all that replied, i have not yet dissmantled the beetle, but i did as sujested, lubricate and hit the end of the key and yes it worked great, but i am looking foward to repairing it corectly. thanks to all.
2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 2.0L Alignment VIN: 3VWAL81K99
The 09 VW had very low mileage. Discussed with customer what would be involved to align vehicle. Customer wanted to see if dealer would correct problem under warranty.
1998 Volvo S70 2.4L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1LS5538W
I have fixed this car and appreciate the tips and replies. I ran this car for hours before any sign of poor operation occured. It seems that the MAF would start overestimating air flow and causing the car to run mega rich. I had suspected the MAF was at fau... Trouble codes: P0103 (maf high).
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