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2000 Audi A6 Quattro 4.2L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUZL54B3Y
I've inherited this problem vehicle. Intermittent (getting more frequent) vehicle will run very rough after starting, MIL flashing, will set P0303, and sometimes will be accompanied by P0300. #3 coil replaced, have swapped injector, swapped new coil to other b... Trouble codes: P0303, P0300
2001 Audi A6 Quattro 2.8L Headlamps VIN: WAUED64B11
Driver side headlamp has a tendency to drop to its lowest position. I have adjusted the headlamps twice in the basic settings and have saved it twice. The level sensors are both 2.5v on level ground and there are no codes stored in the system. I have been unab...
1989 Jaguar Vanden Plas 3.6L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: SAJKY1546K
This car has a couple of running problems, which consists mainly of a rough idle, worse when hot which I discovered is from a sporatic spark that is shorting/jumping from the coil tower to the positive coil terminal. Cold starting is Ok but hot restart is diff...
1951 Mercedes-Benz 170 1.8L Mechanical VIN: 1360722162
very rare car here.plain and simple I am trying to find some piston rings and rod/main bearings.I have not been able to find any parts in Tx for this car.If anyone knows where I could locate these parts I would appreciate the help.
2004 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 3.2L Convertible VIN: WDBTK65G04
Hello, We have a convertible top that where the rear lid and top will open but the convertible top will not full open. We were able to get it working a few times then it stop working. Just the rear lid and top will open and the front top locks will release but...
2006 Mini Cooper S 1.6L park lights VIN: WMWRE33516
Group I have this mini that at times the park lights will just come on. I have looked in the alldata for some info but it is real vague. I can flick the end of the turn signal stalk and they go off and some times they stay off other times they come right back ...
2003 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWMD63B73
hear is the story. customer bailed on this car when oil light started coming on. cleaned blocked sump etc.. car started and quiet as a mouse. roadtest and car low on power. like no turbo and mil returned. looked for blockages and found excessive oil in inducti... Trouble codes: P0299

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2004 Audi TT 1.8L 4-5-6 shift VIN: TRUTC28N83
Thanks for the replies guys. I called ATSG and spoke with one of their techs and he agreed with all of us. The car is fixed now. The other shop and I split the cost of parts to do the job again. He ate the labor of the 2nd rebuild, and i ate the labor for the ...
2005 Audi A6 Quattro 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUDT74F25
I'm sorry fellows,the customer pick up the car and we've to return the money to them for the drive unit (code P2006) They said will trade in the vehicle this week.(the hell will know) It ended up with the vehicle will need the intake manifold assembly ($1,80... Trouble codes: P2543 (Low fuel pressure sensor circuit intermittent), P2006 (Intake manifold runner control Bank 1 stuck closed).
2006 BMW 325i 3.0L Service Interval VIN: WBAVB13576
Thank to all! Yes, hold odo button till yellow triangle shows, then use info toggle and button. Mike
2004 Jaguar XJR 4.2L air suspension VIN: SAJWA73B34
Thanks for all the great replies,we were having trouble with our ids jag software so we installed schrader valves on the air struts so the customer could use the vehicle over the weekend. Now we cannot convince him to bring the vehicle back for the proper repa...
2001 Land Rover Discovery Series II SE 4.0L Unknown VIN: SALTY12411
Left rear wheel bearing was bad. Without a steelman electronic ears I would have never found this one. Thanks to Euorpian preforamce for loaning me there Steelman ears.
2002 Land Rover Freelander SE 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: SALNM22212
Replaced air flow and all well again. As for the throttle it seems that it does operate in this weird manner. thanks to all Trouble codes: P0102, P1471.
2006 Porsche Boxster S 3.2L suspension VIN: WP0CB29866
Thanks again to all who replied. Strut mounts did the trick. Was thrown off by the broken coil spring. Regards. Brad
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