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1999 Audi A4 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: WAUBB28D5X
Hello all,have this 99 A4 has no idle ,starts for a moment and will stall right away,I can play with gas pedal and keep rpms of 3 to 4000 no problem ,customer replaced battery,did not want to buy it from us(too expensive)he put a battery from junk yard(7 yr ol... Trouble codes: 1545 (thrttle position sensor)
2001 Audi A6 Quattro 4.2L Door locks VIN: WAUZL54B91
Hey guys. Have a 2001 Audi A6 and the problem is while driving intermittently all the doors will unlock and interior lights turn on. As well at times when doors are locked interior lights will not work at all, im thinking there may be a problem with the centra...
2002 Mercedes-Benz C230 Kompressor 2.3L wipers VIN: WDBRN47J82
this benz came in with the wipers in the up position. if i turn them on the #1 setting they wont work. settings #2 and 3 work fine. turn off and still end up parking in the up position. fuses and relays are good. boss doesnt want to spend time since we have ve...
2002 Volvo S40 1.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1V529592
2 weeks ago, complaint, "extended crank", mil on, po 101, m.a.f. signal. Replaced fuel pressure regulator, leaking & m.a.f. sensor both o.e.m. 1 week later, mil on, po 101, extended crank, fixed. Customer had appointment for today. Dropped car off, said "mil" ... Trouble codes: P00, 101 (m.a.f. Signal), ECM, 14 (m.a.f. Signal)

Fixes & Summaries for European
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1997 BMW 528i 2.8L rear brakes locked VIN: WBAD06323V
Three master cylinders later and all is well.The first one the pedal sinks slowly,the second one would not allow the front brakes to bleed[created a vacuum when pedal released],third one from a different supplier did the trick.Good pedal stops on a dime with c...
1989 Jaguar XJ6 3.6L Accumulator charge switch VIN: SAJHV1545J
After I had read and acted on all the replies, I concluded that I must have a faulty new switch, since I had eliminated the other possibilities. Ordered it and it arrived with the last delivery yesterday. Installed it and Presto! I had power assistance again. ...
1995 Jaguar XJR 4.0L shifting VIN: SAJPX1140S
The consensus was that there could be an issue with electrical connections to the trans at a few different points. I passed the info on to the owner. Thanks to all that responded. Mike
1990 Porsche 911 Carrera 2 3.6L Cuts out VIN: WP0AB296XL
Thanks for the overwhelming response & support on this one. Unplugging the exhaust ignition amplifier eliminated the symptom, re-connecting it with the engine running, the symptom would return. Removed left rear wheel and exhaust valve cover shield to reveal...
2001 Porsche Boxster Roadster 2.7L can not refill tank VIN: WPOCA29841
Sorry for the delay I was out of the country,,, But we found the problem.. We replaced the vent valve but still had the problem, after more checking found the fuse blown to the power for the reed switch going to the vent valve, upon checking the fuse, it power...
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