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2003 Audi A6 Quattro Avant 3.0L Misfire VIN: WAUVT64B13
I am turning to all you audi guru's for help. There is an auto that was brought over to me from a different auto shop. The previous problem was that one of the exhaust Camshaft Lob from the passenger side head was lost and one lifters. The mechanics in the oth... Trouble codes: P0301, P0302, P0303
2002 Mercedes-Benz S430 4.3L EGS module VIN: WDB2200632
This is a W220, S280 which was not listed. This car came in with transmission in limb home mode. Customer informed that this happened after the replacement of a flat battery. Short test found no communication with ME-SFI module and EGS control module, Fault c...
2000 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L Hesitation, Stall VIN: 3VWTE29M2Y
Ran all the test we could , the throttle body and the accerlator pedal do not seem to be able to commumate . use a different throttle body to test ,checked fuses any wiring connecting the pedal and throttle body , Ran the addaption , Still same problem . Any i... Trouble codes: P1639 (Acceleration position sensor implausible signal), P1643

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2000 Mercedes-Benz S430 4.3L No Start VIN: WDBNG70J0Y
Thanks for all the replies. I replace the pre-fuse box in the trunk near the battery. I haven't heard back from customer so I assume is fix. I took some of the advice and check the fuse box in passenger footwell and it check out ok. I then check the rear S... Trouble codes: 130 (Can communication disturbed eletronic selector lever module), 132 (Ecm can comm. Or ect implausible), 134 (Can comm. Disturbed-traction control), 135 (Can comm. Disturbed-engine management), 136 (Can comm. Disturbed-electronic ignition system control module), 1875 (Can comm. With other control units installed in this vehicle is not possible).
2000 Mercedes-Benz S430 4.3L Airmatic VIN: WDBNG70J7Y
Well, the no start was simply a bad crank position sensor. the communication problem I was having turned out to be a bad Airmatic module. Whenever my SDS would try to read anything in the module, it would lock up, which would cause a lack of communication wit...
2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSA29M7Y
He's been driving this for two weeks now. I got it back in earlier this week to check fuel trims and check for codes. Everything looked good. The cracked brake booster hose (the one I couldn't find with smoke that I had to physically look at to see) was the ... Trouble codes: P0171 (System Lean).
2002 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L after run water pump VIN: WVWSE61J02
thanks for all the help.fully charge battery and test,failed test .replace battery.disconect fan module and pump.still had minor draw,found rear interior light on,turn off switch,still had major draw from pump.replaced module,pump and install coolant temp sens...
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