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2002 BMW 325i 2.5L engine VIN: WBAET37412
This car makes a ticking/ knocking noise at idle only. Goes away above 1000 rpm. We just did a head job and had to put inserts in all 14 holes. Car runs great no check engine light, lots of power. The noise sounds like it is coming from the middle of the engin...
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2002 BMW 745i 4.4L smokes VIN: WBAGL63482
This N62 engine smokes heavily after idling for a while, during acceleration. Drives OK , no misfire codes. I've pulled and inpected the crankcase vent valves. No damage found. Removed all spark plugs to see if fault was related to one cylinder. They all look ...
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2002 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.6L fuse f15 failure VIN: SALPM16492
Hello I have a P38 that has a F15 Fuse failure message on the instument cluster .The fuse is not blown and there is power on both terminals.I have scanned the BECM for codes with Rova Comand no codes.Help please thanks
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1998 Mercedes-Benz C230 2.3L compressor VIN: WDBHA23WA6
Need some help please , the compressor will engage when the car is started and will run for a few minits , cycle off , and not come back on.I am trying to interperet the sensor values from the display panel readout. The values seem OK until I get to 09 which i...
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2000 Mercedes-Benz E55 AMG 5.5L No Start VIN: WDBJF74J6Y
Fuel Pressure is ok, injector pulse ok, RPM signal is good, no codes present in vehicle, all fuses OK. Vehicle has no spark
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2003 Mini Cooper 1.6L Fluid VIN: WMWRC33403
We are looking for fluid for this mini cooper transmission , and or looking for even another source of purchasing a transmission since bmw mini cooper will only sell us the fluid in a drum.
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2001 Saab 9-3 2.0L noise comming from compressor area VIN: YS3DD58H01
this noise is kind of a rattley vibration with a/c on, and when you accelerate slightly any ideas thanks steve
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1994 Volvo 940 2.3L hard start VIN: YV1JA894XM
Engine is hard to start. Installed fuel guage no pressure squirted as line was disassembled. Install guage turned key and pressure to two quick key cycles to build up to about 45 lbs. Pinched return and pressure still drops quickly. With two quick key cycles e...
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2004 Volvo XC90 2.5T 2.5L Unknown VIN: YV1CM59H04
Whole vehicle shakes violently on decel & light throttle!! Usually starts at highway speeds but once it starts to shake will continue down to 20 mph. Can duplicate on lift by loading with brakes. Engine & Trans shake in their mounts. This is a slow shake, not ...
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2001 Audi A6 Quattro 4.2L Door locks VIN: WAUZL54B91
well basically the summary i recieved was to check the central conveinince module for water intrusion, none was found, as well as no corrosion or evidence on the connectors, as this is my personal vehicle i have not pulled the trigger on the central conveince ...
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2001 Audi S4 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAURD68D31
Well we performed a compression check on the motor and found cylinder 4 down to 90 psi. All other cylinders were at 160 psi. Did a leak down test and air pressure was blowing into cylinder 5. We have a cracked head or a bad head gasket. Waiting for the cus... Trouble codes: P0300.
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1994 BMW 525i 2.5L Rear Seat
Many thanks to the dozen replies. You were all right. The one side I was originally pulling on was pretty well lodged in there. After everybody said give it a good tug, I tried the opposite side first and it popped up with no problem. When I tried the other s...
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1997 BMW 528i 2.8L Starting VIN: WBADD5320V
FOUND EWS CONTROL MODULE BEHIND KNEE BOLSTER ON DRIVERS SIDE. ALL INPUTS OK. INSTALLED NEW EWS CONTROL MODULE. PROGRAMMED WITH NEW AUTOBOSS SCAN TOOL. ALL IS WELL. THANKS FOR ALL OF YOUR HELP. MEL
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2004 BMW 325i 2.5L no start VIN: WBAET37474
Think you I did find ews module and had know a shop that had the bmw softwear to align ews module car fixed and the money has transferd hands thinks again. Rick [...] from sarasota fl.
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1984 Jaguar XJS 5.3L Mechanical VIN: SAJNV5845E
I WANT TO THANK ALL THAT HELPED WITH THIER SUGGESTIONS BT THE PROBLEM ENDED UP BEING A WIRING ISSUE NEAR THE BRAKE FLUID CAP THE WIRING WAS THE ISSUE NEAR WHERE THE WIRE GOES INTO THE HARNESS REPOSITIONED WIRES AND NOW LIGHT WORKS AS IT SHOULD THANKS FOR ALL T...
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1998 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L Hesitation VIN: 4JGAB54E5W
OK FIXED!!! So got a few responces and phone call from Steve, I couldnt get any communication with the ME untill I went ahead and unpluged the ME overnight and the next morning the communication was established, there was no codes we just had to reset the ...
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1999 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L Electronic VIN: WDBJF65H2X
Well after much searching in Alldata, we finally found the correct procedure to erase the codes in the unit. It was quite simple following the steps and the EC light did go off and the A/C blows very cold. Nother one fixed! Thanks alot guys. Jason.
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2010 Volkswagen Touareg 3.6L Brake Pressure Sensor VIN: WVGBF7A99A
Gentlemen, First of all thanks to those who took the time to read and extra thanks to those who took the time to respond. I realized before I posted this was a bizarre request for the iATN group however I was in a situation where I really needed a solution. S...
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1996 Volvo 850 GLT 2.4L BatteryDrain VIN: YV1LS5556T
Hello everyone thanks for all the help. I found the drain It was the cruise control motor/relay. (One assembly) It was located right under the battery. wierd how the drain did not got away when I pulled the cruise module (In relay panel gives power and ground....
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