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|2001 Audi A6 Quattro 2.7L airbag VIN: WAUED64BX1
Hiya everyone. I'm replacing the signal switch and was wondering how this air bag releases from the steering wheel. Thanks Again.
|2002 Audi A4 Quattro 3.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: WAULT68E52
After replacing the timing belt and water pump. Customer notes that the car is vibrating slightly during idle in drive at the stop light. Check code, no history codes or pending, nothing. All ignition coil and spark plugs are six month old. The vibrating goes ...
|2004 Audi A4 Quattro 1.8L steering angle sensor VIN: WAULC68E84
This car was jumped started prior to arriving at our shop - no warning lights were on at that time. We replaced battery and noticed that the traction control warning light had come on as we pulled car out of shop. It scanned with a code 01826 (steering angle s...
|2001 BMW 330Ci 3.0L Final Stage Unit VIN: WDBGA33E3S
I decided to change the Final Stage Unit (Blower Motor Resistor) due to erratic blower motor operation. ALLData said to remove the covers from under hood side and when I did that i realized it pretty much impossible to remove it from there. I then did a online...
|2002 BMW 525i 2.5L right rear axle VIN: WBADS33462
Dear BMW firends, this Touring with air supension, leaks somewhere. If car is parked for 4 hours the right side drops noticeable, but also the left rear goes down "slighly". Okay, we have the pump out of the spare tire bracket and valve block unscrewed, all c...
|2000 Volkswagen Passat 4 Motion 2.8L Alternator VIN: WVWWH23B4Y
Last week customer had car towed in. charged battery. voltage check at alternator. replaced alternator. worked good. end of story. NOT... Three days later car is back. Charge light on and "workshop" message on dash. Retested charging system. Replaced alternato...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|2002 Audi Allroad Quattro 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: WA1YD64B32
Thank you for everyone's help, unfortunately the car needed other work and customer decided not to invest in his car. I did trace the problem to the n80 change over purge valve, it wasn't closing. I also think that this valve is the best place to hook up th... Trouble codes: P0442 (Small leak), P0455 (Large leak).
|1999 Jaguar XJ8 4.0L mil on intermittently. VIN: SAJHX1040X
This is somewhat tentative as the owner of the car in question was going to FL for the holidays and a little longer and wouldn't be driving the car too many miles before she returned. I drove the car further than I had previously had to to get the ABS light to...
|2001 Jaguar S-Type 3.0L Battery VIN: SAJDA01C71
UPDATE: While doing a current draw test on this vehicle last week, the RADIO was playing, even though there was NO key in the ignition, the radio hadn't been turned on, and while it was playing, the DISPLAY SCREEN was blank, not even showing the time. Figuri...
|2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK350 4Matic 3.5L Fit & Finish
vehicle that already fitted with the factory reverse should be taken it to the dealer and have them recode it. But I want to know how to recode it without scn coding and no one told me. Thank you for who input.