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2006 Audi S4 Cabriolet 4.2L abs VIN: WUARL48H96
hey yall, im in need of some help from you Audi gurus. i have an 06 S4 here that i replaced the ign lock housing on, and now i have the ESP/traction light on. it wont go out. scanned with the VAD Pro-901 had a fault for steering angle sensor g85 no power termi...
1959 Mercedes-Benz 220S 2.2L engine noise VIN: 1800101195
Hey guys, had it six months and it needs to go home and I'm at the end of my patience with it. car came in with the crank thrust bearing worn out and engine noise. customer had it "rebuilt" by some guy out of his garage a mere 500 miles previous. took the engi...
2000 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L Unknown VIN: 4JGAB54E9Y
Hi car came in last week with these two codes. Another tech cleared them drove it and all seemed well. The car came back same codes. The car is stuck in 1st gear and seems like it bangs into gear when you shift from n to d or r. I cant communicate with trans m...
2002 Mercedes-Benz C240 2.6L Hesitation, Surge, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: WDBRF61J22
Ok I hope someone out there can lead us down the proper path, this car is ofcourse a new customer and has multible isue.there are 7 codes 3 for oil level and quailty, one for MAF sensor one for pendal position and I forgot the last code. We have no acceleratio...
2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 3.2L seat belt tensioners VIN: WDBLK65G93
Hello fellow techs, We are experiencing a bit of confusion, feel we've almost reached the problem but i need some further investigation. Car came in with SRS indicator on. Retrieved 2 dtc's in AirBag module; 6-008 ignition circuit component 12/2 front passenge...
2005 Mercedes-Benz C230 Kompressor 1.8L timing chain VIN: WDBRF40J95
looking for a little help from the mercedes gurus. this car came in a while ago sounding terrible and running worse. did some checking and got the above mentioned codes. all of witch yelled timing issue. took the valve cover off and took a peek. lots of slack ...
1984 Porsche 944 2.5L No Start VIN: E132HF5669
this porsche dose not start need some help has no spark no noid no fuel has new coil has new main relay switched the seedsensors a round i do not have a wire diagram do not find a bad fuse when first came in when you turned it over the main relay did not click...
2001 Porsche Boxster Roadster S 3.2L radio lh window VIN: WP0CB29871
hello all. this customer charged his battery and says he did not cross the terminals. after charging for ??? the drivers window is inop and the radio display is dead. i checked all the fuses all were good. i tried the window switch pass works but drivers does ...
2001 Saab 9-5 2.3t 2.3L burning oil smell VIN: YS3ED55E61
this came in with a complant of a oil burnning smell with the ac on after a 10 mile drive any one see this before or is
1987 Volkswagen Golf GTI 16-Valve 1.8L Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 1VWDB0175H
I bought this oval track racecar, not running from a gentelman 2 weeks ago. I soon found out the fuel distributor was faulty. Changed it out and cleaned the injectors. It now runs, but it pops threw the intake and misses. I put new gas in fuel cell and now it ...
2000 Volkswagen Beetle GL 1.8L Compressor Clutch VIN: 3VWCD21C9Y
Greetings everyone! Good auth signal from PCM to Fan Control Module (FCM). New A/C Press Switch...A/C works good w/ activated w/ test probe...NO CODES anywhere (MANUAL A/C)...Good grounds to all applicable grounds to/from FCM..Outside of checking every signal...
2001 Volvo S60 2.4T 2.4L No Start VIN: YV1RS58D31
HELLO Volvo gurus had this volvo come in on hook...customer stated went to store came back out and wouldnt start. checked for fuel pressure ,seems ok...but i have have no spark or injection im thinkin crank sensor...when i go to hook up my

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2002 Austin DB7 VANTAGE 6.0L Cooling Systems VIN: SCFAB42332
sorry it took that long to close & call it a fix, after we got the wiring diagram we trace the cooling fan circuit & found the back of the fuse box which is located on the front passenger by the foot area is half way correded remove & clean the fuse box & the ...
2002 BMW 325i 2.5L oil system VIN: WBAET37412
hello to every body.sorry for the delay but i just had a surgery on my right hand last week and im working just with one hand. but i want to let you guys know that the car is fixed and i confirmed today.The problem as most of you guys sayd was the pcv valv...
2004 BMW 325xi 2.5L Unknown VIN: WBAEW53444
I dropped both drive shafts and all joints were OK. I replaced the r/f axle because we had previous trouble with the inner joint getting dry and now the outer boot was torn off, that seemed to help some but car still not great at speed. I already had seen that...
2007 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L Remote VIN: SALME15417
Thank you all for your help, Christopher & Paul, I got your response shortly after recieving this from the tech help at autologic uk. Vehicle unlocked and all doors closed key/remote in ign. switch, turn to pos. 1 and back to 0 in less than 5 seconds to up th...
1995 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L Park function VIN: WDBEA32EXS
The fix was to replace the relay. On the Alldata wiring diagram, it is the N10 Combination Relay. I guess the part that stumped me was that the park function of a wiper motor is part of that motor. Of the six terminals on the connector at the motor, #4 is hot ...
2005 Mini Cooper S 1.6L MIL Lamp on, no power VIN: WMWRE33586
we put a new throttle housing on this and a new connector to the TPS--all is well Trouble codes: P1125 (Plausibility error-difference between TPS 1 and 2).
1992 Saab 9000 2.3L No Start, Cuts out, Stall VIN: YS3CK58B9N
thanks guya and couldn't do it without you. i checked the readings on the cranksensor when the vehicle died and we had nothing. put new cranksensor in an runs great now. thanks again
2002 Volkswagen Golf GTI 1.8T 1.8L a/c VIN: 9BWDE61J12
compresser clutch fix it up,it had pulse voltage, but would not engage.
2003 Volkswagen Passat W8 4.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWUK63B63
I recieved many replies that the cam timing could be off causing the codes. Other replies said the valve timing actuators could be sticking and could be freed up using a scan tool. I borrowed my buddies vagcom scan tool. I asked the owner of the vehicle to pay... Trouble codes: P0017, P0343 (Cam sensor A high).
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