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1996 BMW 328i 2.8L Convertible Top VIN: WBABK8324T
Customer came in said his battery died and the convertible top didnt work any longer. He said "the computer needs to be reprogrammed" which makes me think he's had it somewhere else already. I do a little reading on this top. This particular top is a "semi aut...
2001 BMW 325Ci 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBABN33421
Car came from another repair shop with code 18 exhaust camshaft sensor, new oem sensors been installed, i replace another cams intake & exhaust sensors from the dealer just to play it safe still the same problem engine light comes on after less than a minute, ... Trouble codes: 18 (Camshaft exhaust signal)
2002 BMW X5 3.0i 3.0L abs VIN: 5UXFA53502
Hello BMW Techs. I have a BMW with a low battery that could not crank over. The vehicle was jump start and new battery installed with battery memory saver installed. Clear all codes with aftermarket BOSS scanner. Road test vehicle. Traction control light still...
2003 BMW 316 ti 1600CC Starting VIN: WBAAT110X0
Hi this 316 ti has hot start problem,diagnosis performed there aren't any trouble codes, When engne reach normal operation temperature and you stop the engine it get about 3 to 6 second until it gets fire again some time it starts at very low speed like 350-40...
2003 BMW Z4 2.5i 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4USBT33463
car has previously been in twice for same codes checked for leaks ,sensor perormance and fuel system tests all passed except for air leak at inlet tube wich was replaced . cars second trip same code systems all passed. found tsb for MAF and it was replaced at ... Trouble codes: 2882 (fuel trim lean limit B1), 2883 (fuel trim lean limit B2)
2007 BMW 328i 3.0L Brake Light VIN: 4308580FR7
I have this bmw causing problems,in the morning the yellow brake light will come on,i think this is for the wear indicators,after driving about a mile the tpms light will come on.stop, restart and brake light will go out but the tpms light will stay on.tested ...
2009 BMW 328i 3.0L Collision Repair VIN: WBAWL13549
hello i would like to know if you can over ride the power hard top on this bmw as we need to remove it for the body shop we are hoping to remove as a unit any tips on removing it would be great thanks
2000 Buick Regal LS 3.8L low oil light VIN: 2G4WB52K7Y
The low oil light stays on. It only shuts off when the key is turned off. I replaced the low oil sensor and after turning the key on and then off and back on again the light went out. The next day customer called and said light now stays on with the engine run...
2002 Buick Regal GS 3.8L Prndl Indicator, Radio Lights, Heater Control Ligh VIN: 2G4WF55182
car came in for flashing lights in the dash, could not replicate problem,sent him on his way. customer did some digging and requested replace ignition switch. didn't help the problem, we scanned the bcm and found only history codes: b2587 automatic lamp contro...
1991 Cadillac DeVille 4.9L engine VIN: 1G6CD53B8M
hello theis caddy came into the shop with a no start problem someone has been working on it they replaced module ecm pullesd timing cover off and check chain. what happens when you turn this car over it acts like it wants to hit and then pow it pops real loud ...
1998 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1L Hazard Flasher VIN: 1G1NE52M4W
At times i get the hazard switch clicking like i have the turn signals on. Replaced flasher and also repaired a loose terninal at the blue wire to the rt side turn signals at the hazard switch connector, still get erratic operation from the hazard switch.
2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.3L No Start VIN: 2GCEC19X83
Vehicle towed in . No start. P1631 tried relearn proceedure but light would not blink until i wiggled harness on steering column.truck has a remote start so i removed it and still had the same symptoms.i have never worked on this particular system.i am resigne... Trouble codes: P1631 (Vtd disable)
2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.8L air bag light on dash VIN: 2GCEC19V43
Hello folks, i have this 03 silverado here that im trying to figure out. I cant get any good test print outs on this dtc. The truck will throw a b0092 and the service air bag will light up. Although it will only throw the light and code with the pass air bag s...
2005 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD 6.6L Engine VIN: 1GCHK23295
I have a duramax that has blown head gaskets. It is a 2006 LLY engine. My question is: can I install a 2006 LBZ engine without a bunch of headaches? The reason I ask is because I have access to purchasing a LBZ engine. And if I check the compression with a ...
2007 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT 4.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2GCEK19C97
Vehicle came to shop with check engine light on and erratic shifting and stalling problem. We cannot get any code or data from any of the modules. There is little support from Snap on regarding the Modis and we don't want to ship this off to the freaking deale...
2007 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 LT 5.3L Oil Gauge VIN: 3GNFK16337
code po521 oil pressure performance,check oil looks good so put in new oil pressure switch and software needed flash for some other calibration so we flashed it but same problem. When cold oil pressure goes up to 40psi and after driving for about 8 minutes pre...
2010 Chevrolet Camaro SS 6.2L strut VIN: 2G1FF1EV4A
well,some 16 year old got this as his first car and promptly wiped the right side suspension out from under the question is,on the front strut,there is only the center bolt holding it to the there another bolt under this holding the spring compr...
1996 Chrysler Concorde LXi 3.5L No Start, Cuts out VIN: 1C3HD56F3T
this is a re submitted request, i finally got time to get this vehicle back in the shop to try to get it running, there is no injector pulse, need help please. the vehicle starts for 2 seconds than shuts off i have good fuel pressure and good spark. i can st...
1997 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LX 3.8L Ignition VIN: 11JDTR1CD6
Hello and thanks in advance. This van belongs to my brother and he lives out my area. Today he call me and tells me that when he turns the key off the engine will stay running for 10-15 seconds and will shot down, he stated that the engine is running fine and ...
1997 Chrysler Cirrus LX 2.5L P0500, vss VIN: 1C3EJ56H5V
I've got a cirrus here with auto trans. PCM is not seeing any vehicle speed. In the TCM I can see both output and input speed sensors giving RPM signal. But signal coming out of TCM going to PCM is not getting there. Manually tested circuit as Alldata states. ...
1991 Dodge Stealth R/T 3.0L No Start VIN: JB3XD64B5M
car came in no start replaced spark plugs fuel pump checked all fuses and relays has good spark dont have fuel tester to check at rail good inj. pulse dont have scan tool to fit this car what it does is when trying to start it fludders a little bit then dies i...
1997 Dodge Grand Caravan LE 3.8L Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1B4GP54LXV
Many thanks for your review and thoughts on this one. Only poor fuel economy and low manifold vacuum at cruise. No codes recorded. Manifold vacuum idle steady 20in, steady 7in under load at 12-16% throttle. No load 12-16% throttle 20in. Disconnected EGR vacuum...
2003 Dodge Durango SLT 4.7L no communication VIN: 1D4HS48N63
Hello IATN. I have a 03 Durango that a customer brought to us because it would not pass the state inspection due to no communication with machine. I plugged in my Launch and retrieved the data stream and i checked for codes no problem. I checked with the Mento...
2004 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck SLT 5.7L Hesitation, Stall VIN: 1D7HU18D85
Ok guys please please help. I checked and this truck has no stored or pending codes in the system. The fuel pressure is 58 right on par with spec. We did a fuel induction and HEAVILY cleaned the throttle body you can eat off this thing. When we start this thin...
2005 Dodge Neon SXT 2.0L Poor Idle Quality
ok dodge techs maybe some one can help because the local dealer wont. This is my girls car runs fine and no codes but has a very frequent intermittent low idle (650rpm) generally happnes after coming to a stop idling in gear it will drop down and engine vibrat...
2006 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck Laramie 5.9L Dash vents VIN: 3D7KS29C36
Air volume from dash vents is extremely weak with slight amount of leakage from floor vents also, vehicle is Mega cab with ducts to rear seat area, blows more out rear vents than it does the dash vents. Air is very strong when switched to floor or defrost, blo...
2008 Dodge Grand Caravan SXT 3.8L pads VIN: 1D8HN54P48
Customer purchased van used from Car Max with apprx 12000 miles. Time for an oil change and tire rotation, he took it to dealership. They called and told him it needed brakes all around. He didn't believe at 12000 miles the brakes could all 4 be bad. He brough...
1987 Ford E-150 Econoline XL 4.9L lack of power VIN: 1FTEE14Y9J
Hi gang! On this van it idles fine, but if you go to accelerate will not accelerate like it should. You can punch the accelerator and ther eis no noticeable passing gear and it labors to get to 40 mph, i did some basic checks like i listed, I did load test ign... Trouble codes: 18 (spout circuit in KOEO memory)
1993 Ford F-150 XL 4.9L engine VIN: 1FTDF15Y8P
hey guys.this vehicle is hard to start in morning,and runs rough at times when it is warm(operating temperature)at time vehicle doesnt accelerate well,wants to stall out as well when comoing to a stop.i checked for vaccum leaks and intake manifold leaks,and th...
1995 Ford Windstar 3.8L cylinder head VIN: 2FMDA514XS
Looking for advice. Replaced head gaskets on van six months ago. Customer came back recently and said it got warm. Checked the antifreeze and it was low. Filled it and put cardboard under it and it had no drips. I kept smelling antifreeze in the engine compart...
1999 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L Lack Power - Ping VIN: 1FMZU34X9X
Vehicle has been to another shop that is no longer in business and the customer states they have been chasing this problem for a while. They started by cleaning MAF but it would only last for a few weeks. Finally customer replaced MAF himself with a NAPA unit ... Trouble codes: P0174 (Too Lean Bank 2)
2000 Ford F-150 XLT 4.6L lights VIN: 2FTRX07W9Y
battery power was lossed. Once reconnected when you start truck or turn key on all dash and outside lights flash approx 10 times stop and starts again for 3 times then the lights turn out. pulled fuse #8&30 in battery junc. block for the remote anti-theft (ra...
2000 Ford Explorer Sport 4.0L bearing,differential VIN: 1FMDU7SE4Y
Customer complaint noise when turning right at higher speeds (38-45).I test drove vehicle and duplicted problem it sounded like coming through left front wheel. I replaced hub bearing on driver side and drove again noise still there.So thought passenger side b...
2003 Ford Focus LX 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP33PX3
Car came in last week for no power. found engine misfirng under a heavy load but no codes set. Changed plugs and wires, no more problem. Car came in this week for mil on. Pulled code p0340. Scoped out sensor signal appears ok. Cleared code and it resets immedi... Trouble codes: P0340 (Cam Position Sensor Circuit Fault)
2003 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Radio-Windows-Chime VIN: 1FAFP55U13
Hello all I have a good one for you Ford techs I hope you can help with. Original Complaint: Wipers inop, Chime operates intermittently for no reason, radio powers on intermittently by itself without key in ignition, sometimes during the middle of the night ...
2004 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L Hesitation VIN: 1FTPW14524
This Ford pickup has a intermitten slight hesitation at about 1400 to 1800 RPMs. With the fuel pressure guage hooked up, we don't notice any difference in the fuel pressure psi whether it's hesitating or not. When it does hesitate, you can hear the throttle pl...
2005 Ford Thunderbird 3.9L VIN ID transfer VIN: 1FAHP60A95
SORRY FOR LONG POST.. LOT OF INFO HERE..05 T-bird towed in no start. Another shop for some reason installed and new REM module. (We do not know why)However we reinstalled old module then performed programable module installation (PMI) with I-flash. Heres what ...
2006 Ford F-150 XLT 4.6L Rotors VIN: 1FTRF12W06
Customer called this am (thurs) and advised he could leave me the truck friday (1 day). Ford has replaced front pads and surfaced or replaced front rotors approximately 5 times within the first 36k. Now @ 39k, they have told him that they don't know what the p...
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 5.4L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Cuts out, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTSW21548
THis vehicle was brought in for possible stopped up exhaust. ck'd still clear. had dtwo rich codes and the tp and maf codes. Idles barely and surges puffing black smoke. since i didnt have a new maf unplugged and recranked. It ran almost correctly. installed a... Trouble codes: P0068, P061B, 2196 (bank1 sensor1 rich), 2198 (bank2 sensor1 rich)
1991 Honda Accord LX 2.2L Misfire VIN: 1HGCB765XM
we have misfire #1 only have replaced plugs wires swapped injectors remove egr looks clean compression is good all cyls. about 185 still miss on #1
1998 Honda Civic EX 1.6L No Start VIN: 2HG0EJ8543
This 98 Civic EX 1.6 has an intermittent no start when the weather is warm outside. Say 80 degrees and up...cold engine only. When cooler out rarely ever problem. No other service history available.
2001 Hyundai Sonata 2.4L No Start VIN: KMHWF25S71
Car was brought in from another shop. They did a crank sensor and a week later it came in as a no start. They spent a long time with it and got nowhere. We verified the crank sensor waveform, cam sensor waveform, igniter(or as hyundai calls it "the ignition fa...
2003 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L timing chain(camshaft) VIN: KM8SC73D73
Hello there, just getting this hyundai back together and cannot find a good diagram for lining up the cam gears. this is a double overhead cam engine and has a chain that times the intake and exhaust cams together. the chain has two black links on it and if i ...
2001 Infiniti I30 3.0L Compressor VIN: JNKCA31A61
A/c work real good when first turned on and for most of they day. It took about 4 housr of running before compressor stopped working. There is signal to compressor or relay. High side pressure remains about 60-80 regardless of working or not. This is a variabl...
2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland 4.7L recirculation door motor VIN: 1J8GW68J73
Hello Jeep/Chrysler techs. I have a 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee Overland with a recirc motor groan. Happens after the vehicle is shut off and about 2-3 minutes afterwards. The groan is loud enough to be heard outside the vehicle. The recirc motor will cycle the d...
2005 Kia Sorento EX 3.5L locks in 4th 0r 5th gear VIN: KNDJD73355
I am working on a kia that locks in gear when the customer stops at a stop sign.I verified it once (it has happened 3 times in the last month), The shifter moves forward and back like you are shifting in first or second gear but the trans is locked in 4th or 5...
1991 Lexus LS400 4.0L Mil Lamp On & Off VIN: JT8UF11E6M
Customer stated that the mil lt comes on at various times but then goes off. I scanned computer and found the 2 codes listed. I did a continuity ck like mitchell states by disconnecting the computer connector and test between grd & each terminal. It tested goo... Trouble codes: 52 (1 Knock Sensor Circuit), 55 (2 Knock Sensor Circuit)
2001 Lexus IS300 3.0L headlight controller VIN: JTHBD18221
Left side worked intermittently, replaced bulb, then controller (used), now it works perfectly. Immediately afterwards, the right side started working for a minute or two, then there is a buzzing from inside the headlight assembly, and bulb goes out(visually i...
2002 Lincoln LS 3.0L Ground signal VIN: 1LNHM86S62
Cannot get the ECU to ground the compressor relay. Checked all fuses, checked the pressure switch with scanner reads 1.2v, gages read 105 psi that shoud be ok. Swapped the the temp control head, no change. The car does have auto temp. The control head communic...
1993 Mazda 626 LX 2.0L engine vibrated VIN: JO11MO03LK
chek timinb marks are ok. check timing its ok. replaced three engine mounts thes were bad. but engine still vibrated at idle. please if you any idea let me know thank you
1997 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on
Car came in with a complaint that it idles rough after it warms up.. Check engine light was on, so I checked codes and found a random misfire code along with every cylinder.. So I started the car and it ran fine.. cleared codes and went out for a test drive.. ... Trouble codes: 0300 (Radom Misfire), 0301 (misfire 1), 0302 (misfire 2), 0304 (miss 4), 0305 (miss 5), 0306 (miss 6)
2003 Mercedes-Benz SL55 AMG Kompressor 5.5L Keyless Go VIN: WDBSK74F33
We had this car come in with electrical issues and it ended up needing an ignition switch and the driver's SAM module. We replaced both and everything worked great. (We didn't have any problems programming the regular key to the car using Autologic). BUT we c...
2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport XLS 3.0L 5 gear VIN: JMFLYV75W3
vibation from vehicle when in 5 gear - under light load when doing 70kph - when more throttle is used vibration goes away - or more speed you can drive hrogh engin emounts ok feel like driveshaft area but you would think that would be speed related ie still wo...
2002 Mitsubishi Montero Limited 3.5L Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JA4MW51RX2
Vehicle originally came in with a cylinder # 6 (p0306) misfire, had original wires and intake had to come off to check spark plugs. So we recommended wires and spark plugs once we removed wires and plugs we noticed oil soaked plugs and wires.replaced valve cov... Trouble codes: P0305 (Cyl. 5 misfire)
1993 Pontiac Bonneville SSE 3.8L engine VIN: 1G2HZ5215P
please help, will a 3.8 supercharged engine from a 95 work in my 93 bonneville that is also supercharged. my research shows that i would need to use my intake and supercharger since they are different anyone done this before. thanks in advance.
1998 Pontiac Grand Prix GT 3.8L Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1G2WP12K5W
clear code po171 ,reset fuel trim with tech 2, start engine and as it warms up the o2 voltage starts to drop to about .10 ,then it goes into closed loop and fuel trim rises to 16% slight idle surge and sets po171 has good fuel press and volume 47 psi running ,... Trouble codes: P0171
2000 Pontiac Grand Am GT 3.4L cooling fan VIN: 1G2NW12E4Y
this 2000 grand am came in with complaint of no cooling at times.I checked ac system & found cooling fans only ran on low speed.Mitchell repair states that high speed should come on above 240 psi. It will come on once or twice & then fail to cme on afterthat. ...
1999 Saab 9-5 SE 3.0L TWICE unit VIN: YS3EF48Z4X
I really need some help with this. First off I do not have access to Tech 2 with Saab software so I'm flying a little blind here. This is my wife's car and I'm pulling my hair out. I just lost my job a couple of months ago so my resources (both money and infor...
2001 Saturn L200 2.2L shift interlock solenoid VIN: 1G8JU52F11
I have this Saturn that the shift interlock solenoid does not work properly. What it does is sit there and vibrates back and forth, sometimes real fast and sometimes slow. This is with the brake pedal applied to release it from park. Key in the accessory posit...
2005 Subaru Outback Limited 2.5L Mechanical VIN: 4S3BC6332P
I am checking for a friend who wants to by a Subaru 2002 to 2005 and had heard the the had head gasket problems. I don't do many Subarus so if any of you are subaru fans could you help me out, is there a issue with head gaskets for these years. Thanks for the ...

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1998 Audi A4 Quattro 1.8L Hesitation VIN: WAUCB28DXW
Most techs responded with replace MAF sensor. Others replied relearn or replace throttle body since this is a drive by wire. Have not been able to get to this car lately so I can verify. Trouble codes: 16507 (tps low voltage), 17952 (throttle actuation signal high), 17953 (throttle valve regulation malfunction), 01274 (air flow flap motor).
1999 Audi A4 Quattro 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUCB28D4X
Thanks to all that replied. I had found that the vaccum hose to the boost pop off valve had a split in it and would not hold. I replaced the maf sensor and test drove 15 miles all was good. Also cleaned all the grounds and checked for ac voltage in the chargin... Trouble codes: P1127 (Ltft mult. System too rich), P0121 (Throttle/pedal position sensor a circ. Range performance), P0103 (Mass or volume air flow circuit high input), P0118 (Engine coolant temp sensor high input), P1555 (Charge pressure upper limit exceeded).
2005 Audi A4 Quattro 2.0L Oil Pressure VIN: WAUDF68EIS
So the beat goes on. Found oil screen coked up as in the 1.8 motors. No evidence of other damage. Replaced the pick-up with the nifty new updated version which has a safety valve which opens if the screen clogs up. All is well again. Thanks for all the he...
1997 BMW 740iL 4.4L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAGJ8326V
Well, After spending way too much time on this it all came down to some bad O2 sensors. I did fix some small leaks at the intake manifold but the short term fuel adaptation never came around. I switched the sensors from one bank to the other and guess what...t... Trouble codes: P0150, P0156, P0173, P1175.
2004 BMW 545i 4.4L tank cap VIN: WBANB33584
thanks to those who helped me. blocked breather,smoked it and saw no leaks,tested vent sol ok. Recommended replacing the leak detection pump and its been 2 weeks and no light so im calling it a fix. Trouble codes: 29AE.
2006 BMW 530xi 3.0L Accessories VIN: WBANN73516
well I repaired the wiring as per the customer's request. before I got to deep into the car I did send him to the dealer to repair the remote door lock issue. the car was out of warranty by about 6 months. I told the customer to talk to BMW about his issues. ...
1996 Cadillac Fleetwood 5.7L radio VIN: 1G6DW52P0T
First of all I would like to thank everyone who replied to my post. I'd especially like to thank Austin for emailing me the wiring diagrams. Unfortunately all of the information that was received was not what I needed. This 1996 Cadillac Fleetwood is in a cl...
2004 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 6.0L abs VIN: 1GCHK24U74
I would like to thank every one for their replies. A few people suggested base brakes but problem was only there with the ABS and gone when we pulled the fuse. Evey one else said hubs. We ended up changing a total of 5 hubs and and the problem is gone. Will no...
1994 Dodge Dakota 5.2L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1B7HL26Y8R
Ok after alot more diagnostics i found that the cat is bad. lots of noise coming from it.I also diagnosed that there was not enough back pressure to fully open the EGR via the transducer. I informed my customer of what we needed to do and he begged me to try a...
1978 Ford f-600 330CID starting system VIN: 1278ZB45T1
well I finally got this thing back on the road. First off I would like to thank everyone for your time and replies, the wiring diagram I got help alot, thanks to all. The wire coming off the switch that was getting hot ran up behind the instrument cluster, i...
1997 Ford F-150 XLT 4.6L cooling system VIN: 1FTDF18W1V
Sorry for the delay in posting a fix, we were waiting for customer & selling dealer to decide what to do. Thanks for all the great & speedy replies, combustion gas was entering cooling system although it passed block chemical test several times. Leakdown tes...
1997 Ford Probe 2.0L No Start
Thanks to all who responded. The problem was the customer had installed the cam sprockets in the wrong position. The sprockets each have two slots for the alignment dowels. This is why it was possible to get the timing marks all lined up and still have valve t...
1998 Ford Ranger XL 2.5L no start VIN: 1FTYR10C6W
Well, Fred, Donald, and Michael are brilliant: they asked us to check the 5v reference signal to the sensor array. In so doing, he found that there was only 2.7 volts! HAD to be a short somewhere! Putting it up on the rack and digging around allowed him to dis...
2002 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L Starting VIN: 1FMZU73E12
2003 Ford Expedition XLT 4.6L radio/pwr windows VIN: 1FMPU16LX3
Fuse box bad on back side. Fixed ? He hasn't come back or called me so I am calling this fixed. Thanks for all the help.
2004 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L Module VIN: 1FTPX14564
replaced abs module and had ford reprogram during module replacement and lights out and hasnt reset. thanks
2005 Ford E-350 Super Duty 6.0L Ipr VIN: 1FDWE35P75
Thanks for all of your help. The problem was the Fuel Pump. Even though all the data was pointing to the high pressure oil system the lack of fuel pressure was causing the no start. Replaced the fuel pump which was located under the driver seat underneath t...
2005 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTWW31P15
1999 GMC Savana 1500 5.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1G53678563
So I started with mil on p0340 cam sensor problem, replaced distributor set retard to 0 still code immediately returns. scoped cam signal at pcm looks perfect, replace pcm (USED) now have P0341 cam sensor correlation problem. Now scope cam and crank sensors to... Trouble codes: P0340.
1998 Honda Prelude 2.2L trans, converter VIN: JHMBB624XW
Customer didn't want to fix, but I disconnected the solenoids and put into gear and didn't stall. So problem was in their somewhere or the computer was commanding on tcc when it wasn't supposed to.
1990 Jaguar Vanden Plas Majestic 4.0L abs VIN: SAJMY1744L
1997 Jaguar XJ6 4.0L power steering VIN: SAJHX1243V
OK, here goes!! First to say Thank You to all that replied. We went thru this steering A to Z (a few times). Come to find out the problem was and had always been the pump. After the Rack, Module, and Pump were changed, The pump was still not putting out the 10...
2006 Kia Rio 1.6L oil control valve VIN: KNADE12316
Thanks for all the replies, torn back down double checked everything, put back together this time with kia oil filter and no light on.
1997 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L Shift Lock VIN: WDBJH65F7W
Thanks for the replies. The cable that goes to the transmission doesn't control the park lock. That is controlled at the shifter. That's why I couldn't understand how just replacing the linkage there, could effect that. Well I guess it didn't. Came in the next...
2001 Mercedes-Benz S430 4.3L blower VIN: WDBNG70J0Y
Customer never returned after picking up vehicle. From all the information I have gathered I feel the problem is most likely the left front SAM (signal acquisition module), I was told to verify this by seeing if the ambient temperature sensor reading also take...
1998 Mercury Villager (Van) GS 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4M2ZV111XW
thanks to dan form nc for faxing me the diagram, i had that one from alldata--called identifix, they couldnn't help either, lucky for me I had another customer that I knew well enough that let me borrow his 97 nissan quest and pulled the dist. and the wires go... Trouble codes: P0340 (Cam position sensor).
2002 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L No Start VIN: 3N1CB51D82
Well found a voluntary recall for the crank/cam sensor replacement, so i put those in first, they come from the dealer in a 3 pack- 2 cam, 1 crank sensor. That did not help. Thanks go out to Calvin, Frankie, and Steven the ecm was not powering up the fuel pum...
2003 Nissan Sentra Limited Edition 2.5L No Start VIN: 3N1AB51A63
Thanks to all that replied! Customer took car to Nissan. They replaced ECU AND Programmed,problem resolved. Trouble codes: 1610 (nats malfunction).
2006 Nissan Altima SE-R 3.5L 2-3 Shift Harsh VIN: 1N4BL11E86
Sory it toock lo long to post fix but we order a new Valve body for transmission and it felt like it tock for ever to get it. So we install it and that was all we needed to do. thak you guys.
2007 Nissan Frontier XE 2.5L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1N6BD06T27
Ok I pulled the PCV hose and found it full of oil. Replaced PCV and ran it found filled pcv hose with oil again. Compression tested with no concern. By passed PCV hose at intake manifold and ran engine for 50 miles smoke cleared and ran fine. Reconnected PCV h...
1999 Subaru Legacy Outback Limited 2.5L oil temp light VIN: 4S3BD6857X
thanks to all who responded the problem was that a terminal slipped back in the connector at the resistor located on the passenger strut tower. as soon as i looked at resistor i seen the purple insulation pushed back i knew i had the problem. thanks again to ...
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