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2004 Audi A4 Quattro 1.8L Cooling fans VIN: WAUAC48H24
I'm having a problem with the coolings fans on this vehicle. As the high pressure side of a/c begines to get too high fans will not operate. They will come on for about 1-2 seconds and turn off again. When they are on for that short amount of time, the speed i...
1974 Jaguar XKE 5.3L Hydraulic system
I've experienced this problem before with 4.2 and V12 E Types. It has been a long time since my last fix to solve the problem, and I forgot what I did to the brake system. I do know that the master cylinder, reaction valve, or the servo caused the brake pressu...
1996 Mercedes-Benz E300 3.0L Shut off VIN: WDBJAF20F0
This diesel came in for a mil set with code p1622, electrohydraulic shut off actuator. Customer stated sometimes prolonged shut off time. System sets code if time of 2 seconds is exceeded to shut dowm. We had power as valve worked. We replaced actuator and mul... Trouble codes: 1622 (Electrohydraulic shut off actuator)
1994 Volkswagen Golf CL 1.8L Transmission VIN: 1VWEN01H6R
Vehicle came in with seized engine due to oil leaked out. Tech replaced engine with used from auto wrecker. The problem we are having is transmission oil leaks out of bell housing after driving for a week or so. Pulled trans. And replaced pump seal and got tor...
2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.0L windows, door locks VIN: 3VW9Q1KC3Y
Interrmittenly the door locks when unlocked from inside with lock immediatly and then you cannot unlock the doors from the inside using the switch causing the alarm to go off when you open the door. Also the rear windows will not go down using the master switc...
2001 Volkswagen Golf GL 2.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 9BWGT61J71
Of course, this is a relatives car. Tried another new MAF sensor. Same thing. We are at a loss on this. It does it on first start, stops after a few minutes. Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Misfire), P0301 (Misfire Cylinder 1), P0302 (Misfire Cylinder 2), P0420 (Catalyst System Bank 1 Efficiency Below Threshold)
2003 Volkswagen Passat W8 4.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWUK63B63
I should have never taken this job. I took it because the car belongs to a dealer we are trying to get business from. They bought this with a bad engine. His mechanic started taking it apart to install a new engine and quickly realized he was over his head. We... Trouble codes: P0017, P0343 (Cam sensor A high)
2004 Volkswagen Touareg V8 4.2L Lights VIN: WVGCC67L44
Hello, fellas. I am having trouble with this VW. The dealer has already punted on it after a month. I am close to punting also. The problem is the tail, brake, and plate lights flash/flicker with the car running and the drivers door open. Also sometimes when y...

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2001 BMW 740iL 4.4L Forward Gears VIN: WBAGH83401
need to closed this request for now car is not fixed yet I will keep you informed about the fix of this car thanks to all who help me with any ideas thans javier
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