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2000 Audi A6 Quattro 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUED24B1Y
The car had a coolant leak which turned out to be an o-ring on a coolant tube under intake manifold. The intake was pulled off and the leak was repaired. After repair the EPC light immediately came on. Before repair light was never on and no problems. The car ... Trouble codes: P1676
2009 Audi A5 Quattro 3.2L Main Reminder VIN: WAUDK78T69
Trying to reset the Inspection interval on this Audi. I've reset the Oil service light via my Launch X-431 using the 02 block but I can't find the block # for the Inspection reset. Called launch but they said they only support up to 2005. Has anyone figured th...
2004 BMW 545i 4.4L iDrive display VIN: WBANB335X4
Vehicle was towed into the shop not starting due to dead battery and some other strange electrical symptoms (wipers were going with car off, etc). Inspect & found trunk full of rain water. Micro-Power Module & Park Distance Control Module were water soaked and...
1988 Jaguar XJ6 3.6L Glass VIN: SAJHV1545J
The car came in with the RR window rolled down. It will not go up. The background: The RR door has been broken for a long time. It will not open from inside or outside. The window has not worked for a long time as well, either to roll down or up. Recently, the...
1997 Jaguar XJ6 4.0L No Start, High pulse width VIN: SAJHX1249V
Please help! I have a 97 jag XJ6 that wont start,no codes,cranks great, fuel pressure great,spark,etc. Where the fun begins is the pulse width is high,with noid lite connected almost a steady running light while cranking,so obviously its flooding out,i can cra...
2001 Land Rover Discovery Series II SE 4.0L Cuts out VIN: SALTY12441
this is my son in laws and he wanted me to put wires and plugs in it. my question is can the coil and or plug wires be changed without pilling plentium? i have computer that snapon said came with european software but found out plug and keys sold seperate afte...
2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK280 3.0L Mechanical VIN: WDBWK54F06
Have this 2006 SLK 280 in from the body shop. Car was hit hard in the rear. Since the accident car has a very noticeable vibration. Figured it was bad motor mounts, but motor mounts are nice and firm with no problem. I know these V6 motors have a balance shaft...
1998 Volkswagen Jetta GT 2.0L inst cluster VIN: 3VWVA81H4W
Okay got a strange one. 1998 Jetta GT 2.0, car runs with the exception of bad plug wire shorting on #3 cyl. When I got it the ECM relay was not present in the fuse block, the dash was lit up like a Christmas tree all the warning light are flashing the tach and... Trouble codes: P1300 (Misfire low fuel level)
2004 Volkswagen Touareg V8 4.2L Starting VIN: WVGCM77L94
Hey guys I have the Touareg here with the battery intermittantly going dead causing a no crank no start condition. Customer brought the vehicle in about a 1 1/2 months ago for this condition. Tested and found the battery at 1 volt. Charged the battery & load t...

Fixes & Summaries for European
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2000 Jaguar XK8 4.0L ABS module VIN: SAJJA42C7Y
I have continued to work on this car but have found nothing that has lead to a resolve. I thank everyone that replied to my help request. I have returned the Jaguar to the owner NOT repaired. The owner is understanding and told me he would let me know what the...
2004 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L abs VIN: WBDUF65J74
Just like many reply told me. The magnets for the wheel speed sensor are in the wheel bearing seal. this vehicle does not use a reluctor wheel, there is an inexpensive magnetic field tool, available at worldpac that you hold against the wheel bearing to make s...
2002 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L resevior VIN: WVWPD63B42
I started with draining the coolant and cleaning out the coolant system. Drained oil and refilled both the oil and coolant, put tracer dye in both systems.Cust took vehicle and a couple of days later came back for low coolant and coolant bubbling over. Cust tr...
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