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2001 Audi A4 Quattro 1.8L none VIN: WAUDC68D61
vehicle came in with engine light on, i checked codes and found p0171 ch all over for leaks and found 2 broken vac hoses. vehicle went back to dealer for some recall work with sec air system, and light must have come back on. customer mentions something dealer... Trouble codes: P0171
1997 BMW 318i 1.9L Safety VIN: WBACC0323V
got a question for the rest of the beemerheads out there. we have a long time customer with a clean 318i 4dr. his daughter drives it so it has to be perfect. so when the airbag light came on about 2 years ago, we scanned it and got code 16 for the drivers seat...
2002 BMW M3 3.2L DME and EWS VIN: WSBL93462J
Upon re-installation of DME into vehicle, car has a no crank condition. The DSC (traction control light) is illuminated on center of dash, the shifter is in the locked position. There is also zero communication with the OBD2 port and my scan tool. I believe E...
2004 BMW Z4 3.0i 3.0L brake warning light VIN: 4USBT53584
Frequently while driving the red brake warning light will blink on and off accompanied by the warning gong as though handbrake were not fully released.As noted the fluid level switch is new.My PC Retriever finds no codes in any systems but is not accessing the...
2004 BMW X5 3.0i 3.0L Ride Height VIN: 5UXFA13594
SUV has thrown code 74 twice, both times cleared, has thrown code 74 again. 74: "accumulator pressure not increasing when commanded" Once code cleared, all functions operate, including up & down both with scan tool and with dash switch. No other codes in syste...
2002 Buick Century Custom 3.1L abs VIN: 2G4WS52J12
Hello all and thanks in advance for any help, I have this 2002 Buick Century that originally came in about 2 months ago for abs light, scanned and found code for the right front sensor, cannot remember exact code thinking it might have been c1226, anyway testi...
1980 Chevrolet Corvette 5.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1Z87HAS437
Thanxs in advance I have this vette cant find the obd conector dose anyone know where it is or how to get codes out of this dinosaur.
1986 Chevrolet Corvette 5.7L 1-2 Shift VIN: 1G1YY0784G
Hello my follow Tech's I'm not a full fledged transmission guy but, I think this might be an easy repair. The transmission does not come out of first gear intermittently. Most of the time it shifts fine, every once and awhile it will not shift out of first. An...
1994 Chevrolet Corvette 5.7L No Start VIN: 1G1YY32P6R
Car towed in for no start replaced battery,cranks no start,had code 16 no low ref signal tested for signals to pcm had low and high ref signals. Got pcm back still same problem i can run car on starter fluid now what i have found is the pink and black wire fro... Trouble codes: 16 (No low ref signal)
1998 Chevrolet Blazer 4.3L Unknown VIN: 1GNDT13W5W
have this blazer in and sometimes the only way to get any heat from the heater is to put the control on high heat, once it gets warm enough even on auto it will not slow down you have to move the control off high heat but once you do even if you just moved it ...
2004 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 6.6L No Start, Stall
The problem is an intermittant crank/no start after a hot soak, always starts after a couple of hours. On the way back to drop off the customer at his house it started loosing power and surging. After dropping him off I hooked up the scanner and headed back t... Trouble codes: P0401 (EGR flow insufficient), P0404 (EGR open position performance)
2009 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.9L shift indicator off VIN: 2G1WS57M39
Shift indicator outer lite won't light up, trans starts out in high gear,8k miles,scan tool shows "in gear" park /nut when shifting,fuses ok.Thans Techs!
2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser GT 2.4L Lacks power VIN: 3C8FY78G23
Mopar guys I need help. I have a 2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser. Runs fair but feels like the turbo is not kicking in. Has code P1188 for inlet air pressure fault. The turbo is $$$ any advice before I spend the $$$ Thanks Henry Trouble codes: P1188 (Inlet air pressure sensor circuit perf fauilt)
2004 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L No Power To Comp Relay From Fuse #11 VIN: 3C4FY48BX4
Fuse # 11 has no power to feed compressor relay. Jumped power to relay and sparked like circut was grounded. Does anyone know where pdc fuse # 11 gets its power? threw ignition switch? my wiring diag with mitchell on demand leave that out. Thanks, john
2006 Chrysler 300 Touring 3.5L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 2C3KA53G06
This car will on occasion default to limp home mode and not take throttle. When this happens the EAS/BAS light on the lower right instrument panel comes on and the red throttle light flashes. You can, at this time, put the trans in neutral and shut off the car... Trouble codes: P2100
2007 Chrysler Pacifica 4.0L Steering Angle Sensor VIN: 2A8GM78X77
Alright Chrysler Techs. This is my first time requesting help so bear with me. This is an auction car that was recently sold off of our lot. The customer brought it back saying that the ESP light has been on the whole time. Scan systems for codes and get sever...
2009 Chrysler Town & Country Limited 4.0L Instrument Cluster, Wipers, Radio VIN: 2V8HW54X09
Instrument cluster lights come on, wiper blades come on and radio turns off. Vehicle has several faults for can bus faults. Inspected wiring at door hinges, removed all pillars and roof liner and inspect wiring for breaks, pinching in can-bus wiring. Faults ar...
1994 Dodge Caravan 3.3L Excessive Emissions VIN: 2B4GH25J0R
Greeting to all the brilliant techs across the globe. I actually have 2 of these vehicles currently making me extremely close to crazy at this point. Under test data the idle results actually represent the 15mph test and cruise results are at 25mph on the dyno...
1999 Dodge Durango 5.2L In gear closed throt VIN: 1B4HR28Y4X
With ac on closed throttle truck will accel to 10mph .idle speed is in spec ,tps at .62 volts not changing at closed throttle, iac run rpm to 1100 .is this abnormal
1999 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L compressor VIN: 1B4GP44G3X
I am having a problem with a 1999 dodge grand caravan the car came in with a locked uo compressor so we put compressor dryer and expansion block on the vehicle and we also flushed the system with the job all done the readings that i am getting are 35-40 on the...
2001 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L No Start, Stall VIN: 2B3HD46RX1
Car came in from another shop, they told us the car would spin but not start. It would run off starter fiuld, so they put a fuel pump, cam and crank sensors in it, that was not it. I looked at with an DRB3 it showed the cam crank out of sycn, so I unpluged the...
2001 Dodge Durango 5.9L No Start VIN: 1B4HS28Z51
Vehicle int will not start first start of day. Runs fine once started. Problem int.cust lives 35 miles away. Rural area. We have had vehicle three times for 5-10 days at a time. Unable to duplicate complant. Have had cust on phone during problem.vehicle cranks...
2002 Dodge Ram 2500 Van 5.2L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 2B7JB21Y02
this van came in with a misfire under accleration and backfiring threw the intake, idles fine. wont acclerate over half throtleit will stall out and take a while to restart. i checked fuel presure running and it is 50psi and never is under 45 psi. i checked th... Trouble codes: P0300
2002 Dodge Stratus SE 2.7L transmission shift VIN: 1B3EL46R12
Vehicle was brought in from another shop and is in limp mode. Scanned data codes p0700 in ecm and p0605 in tcm. Previous shop had replaced solenoid pack with used components as a test for limp in. After diagnosing all power and ground inputs which are correct,...
2003 Dodge Ram 3500 5.9L Misfire, VIN: 3D7LU38C53
Truck originaly came in for a fuel leak, found high pressure pump leaking & replaced. 2,000 km later truck towed in had started running rough & died. Remove injectors and had tested found poor return rates so installed new set. Truck runs better but every once...
2008 Dodge Avenger SXT 2.7L Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1B3LC56RX8
vehicle surges, stalls intermittently, turns on engine light right away and throws p0456 small evap code, cannot duplicate the fault. vehicle always starts after stalling, will do this anytime, engine cold, hot, fuel level at all ranges, am told seems to "chok... Trouble codes: P0456
2008 Dodge Sprinter 2500 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WD0PE84568
There is a check engine light on in this vehicle. Pulled code and found a P242F. P242F - diesel particulate filter accumaltion. Looked in Alldata & MOD and can not find any information on this code. I was wondering if anyone had any diagnositic procedure on th... Trouble codes: P242F
1999 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire, low power VIN: 1FMDU34E8X
Vehicle started out running fine until driving on hiway,customer says ses lite came on and power immediately went away.found codes p0107 and p0112,checked wiring and replaced maf due to results(also have retried known good maf since intial replacement).test dr... Trouble codes: P0107, P0112, P1309
2000 Ford Taurus SE 2-Valve 3.0L programing VIN: 1FAFP5524Y
This vehicle came to me from a used car dealer just purchased at the auction. It is a flex fuel 3.0 liter 2-valve engine. According to the as built data it should have an AX4N transmission. It has an AX4S in it. I assume someone put a used transmission in it b...
2001 Ford Ranger XL 3.0L lack of power VIN: 1FTYR14U71
This truck runs like a dog. It feels like retarded timing. The timing chain was replaced when fixing a leaking cover gasket (ran the same before and after), we tried a rebuilt motorcraft MAF sensor. It also runs the same with the exhaust disconnected. I do bel...
2002 Ford F-150 King Ranch 5.4L Vehicle Radio VIN: 1FTRW08L42
Intermittent problem. Sometimes the hvac control head, radio, blower fan would stay on after the key is removed. Sometimes all together, sometimes seperately. Found corrosion in main fuse panel, replaced it. Now the radio is the only thing to sometimes stay on...
2002 Ford Excursion Limited 6.8L no symptoms VIN: 1FMNU41S22
Greetings, came in for NYS inspection, will not pass because obd monitor status Not Ready o2 sensor and O2 sensor heater not ready. there are NO codes. Drove truck over 180 miles will not reset. Did 10 minute brain dead and sent customer out for weekend drive ...
2003 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 3FAFP31343
Vehicle intermittently has a very poor idle (bouncing almost to the point of stall). Seems to happen most of the time after the vehicle has been sitting for multiple hours (like when I go to leave work). No faults in engine module. Visual inspection found brea...
2004 Ford E-350 Super Duty 5.4L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FDWE35L14
Ok guys, i'm not the best driveability guy out there, and this ones got me stumped. This is a minibus that sits at idle a lot. It came to me running fine but when i let it sit at idle after 10 or 15 minutes it starts to missfire and the fuel trim goes up to 22... Trouble codes: P0191 (Fuel rail pressure out of range), P0171 (System lean bank1), P0172 (System rich bank 1), P0175 (System rich bank 2), P0300 (Random misfire), P0301 (Miss cyl 1 also p0305 miss cyl 5)
2003 GMC Sierra 2500 HD 6.6L No power VIN: 1GTHK23123
Any ideas would be helpful, heads were replaced by another shop and they could not figure out why it had no power. We got it and it had a misfire found broken push rod, replaced push rod and misfire is gone. with tech II boost stays at 12 psi even under a load...
2000 Honda Accord SE 2.3L control head VIN: 1HGCG5677Y
Hey gang. I have a 2000 honda accord. On first start up, a/c works fine. After a few minutes the control head shuts down. No a/c control, no rear defrost control (blower motor speed switch still works). After shutting the car down for 10-15 min, the control he...
2000 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L Transmission Upshifts VIN: KMJH35F9YU
Vehicle came in with no OD, but it was actually in 3rd gear always, the default gear. Replaced a& b solenoid assy, no help. It makes one good 1-2.2-3 shift when the engine is cut off and restarted and driven(does not go into OD ever). If you keep driving it st...
2004 Infiniti M45 4.5L fuel guage VIN: JNKAY41E94
see previous explanation.
1986 Jeep CJ7 4.2L Oil Pressure VIN: 1JCCM87EGH
Customer concerned about low oil pressure reading on gauge. Grounded wire @ sending unit and gauge only went to 60. Highest point is 80. I will check pressure tomorrow with a mechanical gauge and poceed from there. My curiosity is the other (2) terminal sendin...
1996 Land Rover Range Rover SE 4.0L master cylinder VIN: SALPV1247T
this truck has no brake pedal at all it is as if you installed a mew master without fluid. the master and booster and abs controller are all one part.the abs pump is seperate part mounted on fender on drivers side under hood. the abs pump stays pumping all the...
2003 Lexus RX300 3.0L Vsc VIN: JTJHF10U63
Vehicle came in with complaint of transmission hesitating on acceleration. Confirmed problem. The VSC was activating at low speed. I only feel it on slow speed right turns. There were no codes to start with but after many road tests came up with codes C1210 0 ...
2004 Lexus ES330 3.3L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: JTHBA30G04
car came in on hook if you step on gas car just surges but rpm will not go over 1500 rpm it has 6 codes all to do with ign coils 1 trew 6 we tested coil all in specs it feels like tp problem but tp sensor lap scopes out good ecm gets hot help Trouble codes: P0351, P0352, P0353, P0354, P0355, P0356
2000 Mercedes-Benz CLK430 4.3L Driver's Seat VIN: WDBLJ70G8Y
Hi everyone, and thanks in advance for your input. We are working on a Mercedes CLK430 that has developed a problem with the driver's seat. The seat will not move from front to rear and the back of the seat (not the seat back) will not raise and lower. The s...
2001 Mercedes-Benz C320 3.2L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, MIL Lamp on, idles too high VIN: WDBRF64J21
This car has had this problem for a while and, the customer has been doing his own trouble shooting and after replacing a bunch of expensive parts he gave up and brought it to me. the only code I have gotten so far is a P2004/P0100 maf senosor. MAF readings ar... Trouble codes: P2004, P0170, P0173, P0221, P0120, P0110 (Intake air temp sensor.)
1994 Mercury Tracer 1.9L No Start VIN: 3MARM15JXR
With key on engine off,injectors will fill cylinders with fuel causing a no crank,remove plugs and cylinders are full of fuel.Has anyone seen pcm short out causing this or am i overlooking something?
2000 Nissan Frontier XE 2.4L Compressor VIN: 1N6DD26S5Y
cust complains of intermitent cooling .pressures good when working i lose power to compressor(a/c relay loses ground)whenever i started checking the compressor would start working and stay working .the cust picks up truck and of course it starts cutting off ag...
2004 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1N4BA41E34
hi we have this maxima in the shop..customer states vehicle has no power when accelerating hard from a stop...We have confirmed the situation when accelerating from 1st gear up to read line it almost feel like a plugged converter underload ,,we have cleaned ma...
2004 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L MIL Lamp on, No acceleration VIN: 1N4BA4SE94
Ok everyone, this one has me stumped.. I have a highly intermittant problem here with this Nissan. Customer brought it to me and told me that when the car acts up it wont accelerate. I checked the codes and found 5 of them. First visit we could not duplicate t... Trouble codes: P0550 (Power steering pressure sensor), P1229 (Sensor power circuit), P1446 (Vent control valve), P2122 (App sensor), P2138 (App sensor)
2006 Nissan Altima 2.5L No Start VIN: 1N4AL11D76
This nissan came in with a crank but no start. The customer stated that one relay-the ECM relay- was buzzing intermittantly before the car stopped running. I checked powers and grounds to the computer and they were good. The computer wasn't gounding the ECM re...
2001 Other European Lagonda ltd 6.0L climate control VIN: SCFAB223X1
This car has not come in yet. Customer stated that his alternator blew up and he had a rebuilt installed. After the repairs were done he states his AC is no longer cold, his dash light are inop and his radio was inop, (it now works). So my question is can you ...
2004 Other Ford London Taxi 2.4L Charging VIN: SCRD16N84C
Hi guys. I have a 2004 London Taxi Cab in need of an alternator by the looks of things. I suppose this isn't really so much a technical question, as it is more of where and how to obtain an alternator for this beast. Due to the fact that this vehicle isn't nor...
1997 Pontiac Sunfire SE 2.2L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1G2JB1249V
This car keeps re-syncing the cam/crank sensors when it is fully warmed up(will eventually set codes for cam and crank sensor problems).Of course when it does this it hesitates or in some cases stalls out just at idle going down the road it is fine.Crank senso...
2002 Pontiac Grand Prix SE 3.1L No Start VIN: 1G2WK52J62
Need some help here fellas... I have a friend's 02 Grand Prix 3.1 V6 that is a crank, no start. I have good spark and 60 psi fuel pressure at the rail. But I have determined that something is preventing the injectors from firing - I have no injector pulse. The...
2005 Pontiac Grand Prix 3.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2G2WP52205
Customer brought in the car with a check engine light on, po420, we thermal tested the cat & found a 30 degree rise in temp, front to back, replaced the converter, roadtested and the code came back within 20 miles, we monitored the o2 sensors and found a glitc... Trouble codes: P0420
1994 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L Prndl Switch VIN: 4T1GK12E2R
This vehicle is going in to a failsafe mode because the "d" and "l" are staying lit up at same time, the "l" light even stays on when car is off and trans range sensor unplugged. We are checking grounds to switch and computer but wanting to see if anyone has s...
2007 Toyota Camry LE 3.5L MIL Lamp on, Pressure sensor VIN: 4T1BK46K47
Hello Toyota techs, this one has us baffle, car came in with engine light on, scan PCM code P0453, evap pressure sensor high check sensor worked ok, check wires from PCM to sensor, wires ok, waited for car to cool down, six hours, recheck, glitch in sensor whe... Trouble codes: P0453 (vacuum pressure sensor)
2001 Volkswagen Jetta Wolfsburg Edition 1.8L Air Bags VIN: 3VWPD69M81
Ok This is a strange one, This is my personal car and while driving at 100kmph on the freeway we hit a small hole in the pavement enough to make a bit of noise but the problem is the passenger side airbags deployed. Almost broke my sons arm who was in the pass...
2005 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L timing belt tensioner VIN: 3VWRA69M95
VW guys I need a little help. We have a 2005 that we put an engine in 3k ago. It runs fine but the timing belt tensioner is makeing noise when it is idling or at cruise. The customer hasn't complained about it but it bothers me. We went in and replaced the ten...
2006 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5 2.5L Compressor VIN: 3VWDF71K26
Variable system, seems weather or run time does not matter. Wiring diag not the best. Have tried manual relearn, no change, no codes. Compressor continues to run when a/c is off. Checked wiring and grounds.bullitens and updates. No real good desc and operation...
2006 Volvo XC90 2.5T 2.5L SRS warning VIN: YV4CY59226
car belongs to used car dealer, was purchased @ auction. airbag fault reads in display. our baum i-scan reads out 00e7(can fault).data stream shows SRS system all operating properly. tested battery and charging system, replaced battery, retested. bat plus drop...

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2005 Buick Rainier CXL 5.3L oil gauge VIN: 5GAET13M65
Hello techs, The fix for this vehicle was a new oil pressure sensor. I didn't have a manual oil pressure tester to fit in place of the oil filter nor the oil pressure sensor, so i wasnt able to test for oil pressure. I used my scan tool instead and verified pr...
1997 Chevrolet Cavalier 2.2L timing gears VIN: 3G1JC5242V
thanks to all that applied. This car had a severe lack of maintenance. We put the gears on and ran the car to see if there was any oil coming out of the oiling hole above the cam. We felt there was not enough. We made t he hole a little bigger and t here was p...
1999 Chevrolet Tahoe 5.7L valve adjustment VIN: 1GNEK13R9X
Since this was not a customer vehicle, I have only worked on it when I've had the time and lately, I have not had any. Anyway, I can't explain for certain why initially I only had compression on about half the cylinders by adjusting the valves the way I have f...
2002 Chevrolet Camaro 3.8L Engine VIN: 2G1FP22K82
A new motor fixed this one. I'm glad to see all the replies this generated, thank all of you for your time and input. I hope all of the replies on this in one place will help others and serve as a heads up on a repair that seems almost routine. Thanks ...
2004 Chrysler Town & Country LX 3.3L Power sliding doors VIN: 2C4GP44R64
Hey guys thank you so much for the advice about my power siding door problem. Unfortunately the customer needed the van and is going to return for the continuation of the door problem. I recommended to the customer that we start with door latches and the one...
2000 Dodge Neon ES 2.0L MIL Lamp on, Extended crank VIN: 1B3ES46C5Y
Thank you all who have replied, i really appreciate it. Ended up replacing the CMP with an OEM one. I also replaced the magnet as it was only 10 dollars. after that i started the car up, no code and started up right away. Thanks for the help guys Trouble codes: P0340.
1978 Ford F-150 5.8L Engine VIN: F15HNCG704
I'm real close to setting motor in.I can take alot of problems because this trade has always had alot of challeges that comes with it.I normally don't take anything over 12 years old,but with the economy like it is,I try to work with jobs like this.Its a 351M,...
1996 Ford F-150 XLT 5.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTEF14H6T
this is a fix. an oil change and a quart of rislone brought fuel trims back to nominal on both sides. iguess i've been out of school too long. i was slow to jump on low running compression. many thanks to all. idle is smoother and customer thinks i'm supe... Trouble codes: P0175.
2001 Ford E-150 Econoline 4.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTRE14231
I was not able to program this with the NGS, I beleive I was using the regular OBD cable and not the flash cable. I have referred this another locksmith that has the IDS. Thanks for all the help. Trouble codes: P1000, P1639.
2001 Ford Ranger XL 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1FTYR10U81
Thanks everyone !!! I removed ths upper intake and a flow test on each injector. #2 dropped 11 psi the rest dropped 16 psi, so #2 was semi pluged. For the mis on#5 removed the heads and all the exhaust values were leaking . Value job and a new injector and tr... Trouble codes: P0302.
2003 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L drivers airbag VIN: 3FAFP31343
Semi-fix, took off drivers air bag and small two tailed wiring harness attached to it. Cleaned and reassembled all harness connections with di-electric grease (two connectors from bag to small pigtail harness, connector from pigtail harness to clockspring, con...
2004 Ford Explorer Eddie Bauer 4.0L Engine VIN: 1FMZU74K64
Thank you all for help, found that crank shaft pulley harmonic ballancer was broken and caused vibration at idle. replaced it with updated part from ford. runs great:)
2004 Ford Freestar 3.9L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 2FMZA52284
The fix for this car was to remove the main computer.Computer will have to be replaced. you will have to let the dealer take care of this. For me it turned into a nightmare, I sent the car to the dealer with the new computer in the front seat, they reprograme...
2004 Ford Freestar SE 3.9L a/c
2004 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L Hesitation VIN: 1FTPW14524
Hi this truck was a tough one but I am pretty sure that we got the problem pinned down: debris in the soleniod valve and/or orifice plate. However, the customer wanted to wait a few months before getting it fixed so we'll have to wait to know for certain. As...
2005 Ford F-450 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FDXF46P05
Thanks for the info, it turned out to be FICM,part was still covered under warranty, again thank you. Trouble codes: P0611 (Ficm performance), P0261 (Injector circuit low 1), P0264 (Injector circuit low 2), P0267, P0270 (Injector circuit low 4), P0273 (Injector circuit low 5 all 8 injectors).
2005 Ford E-350 Super Duty 6.8L air conditioning VIN: 1FTSS34S15
ok I have fixed it. The removal of excessive oil brought its cooling to an acceptable level.I am not totally happy with it but it'll work! low side went down to 45ish. so thank you all very much for the help!
2006 Ford Mustang 4.0L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1ZVFT80N86
Hello All that have responded. I think these were all very good suggestions, however the customer has decided not to proceed with any further repairs at this time. Should the situation change I'll keep you posted. Thank you all very much for your quick respons...
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 3.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: KM8SC13E64
2005 Isuzu N NQR 5.2L Mechanical VIN: JT50975389
hello to all thank you for all the infor that you send to me the truck having problem with 1 valve broken customer send it back to main corp fleet account so we did not do any repair once a gain thank you for all of your help best regard robert
1991 Jaguar XJS 5.3L Door locks VIN: SAJTW4847M
thanks to all who replied . After removing the door pannel I found a broken clip at the rod to the latch. Repalced clip back in business. Ever since scenario but customer was ok with it. Dave.
2002 Kia Rio Cinco 1.5L cam dowel pins VIN: KNADC163X2
BOTH PINS GO UP. Thanks for all your helpful responses.
2003 Lincoln Aviator 4.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5LMEY78H13
Thanks to all that responded. Timing had jumped 3 teeth. Trouble codes: P0340 (Cam Sensor).
2005 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L Hesitation VIN: 5LMFU275X5
1997 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L windows,locks,,wipers,many more items VIN: WDBJF72F7V
This car is finally fixed. What we found after getting another 97 E320 to compare to was this; the electrical plug is supposed to have a U shaped part at the bottom of connector that goes into a U shape in the frame it is to attach to. What this does is keep t...
1999 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.3L Cuts out, Misfire VIN: JN8AR07S7X
Thanks to all that replied. What happened is the customer drove away with the misfire at idle but a day later the vehicle got towed in with a no start condition. and sure enough it had no spark. so replaced the distributor assembly with a reman. unit and start...
2007 Nissan Sentra 2.0L nats VIN: 3N1AB61E07
the part that i did not understand about the system was that the wrong key causes the system to shut down for a few minuets. after i went over the customers repair orders i noticed that the dealer had reprogrammed only 1 of the keys and so the extra key would ...
2006 Saturn Ion Red Line 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1G8AJ55FX6
Took to dealer,free repair flash computer,150,000 mile campaign dealer their is a campaign for 15yrs,or 150,000 miles on Trouble codes: P2440 (Secondary air injection system switching valve A stuck open).
1993 Toyota Tercel S 1.5L hydralic system VIN: JT2EL43DXP
Well I am going to list it as fixed, I believe in the end this is how this unit is designed. I had 5 responses that most likely the back will not totally lock up, which I think is normal. It does not have abs or a rear load proportioning valve above the axle [...
1997 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L No Start VIN: 3VWRF81H4V
Thanks for all of the replies. Most people said to recheck valve timing. I had all of the special tools and I rechecked it 5 times. Other people said to make sure air was getting sucked in. I ran clear hose on the inlet & return to verify that there was no air...
2002 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Rear hatch release VIN: WVWVD63BX2
Thank you for all replies, this is one that we could not figure out. Our customer will either have to go to the dealer or lear to live with it. Thank you for all of the help.
2002 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L a/c and coolling fans VIN: 3VWSE69M82
to all that have given us help -- thank you. A very old friend of mine has told me over and over for years that he only goes with part suppliers that pay labor rates if parts are bad. Well I just learned a very valuable lesson from worldpac. The FCM was bad ...
2004 Volvo S80 T6 2.9L 1-2 Shift VIN: YV1TS91ZZ0
This one is still a torn in my side but I need to close it. The shop who rebuilt the trans has it again.They have change accumulator valves been into the valve body and now have a new valve body which they are now installing.The steering problems were resolve...
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