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2003 Audi TT Quattro 1.8L Ride Control VIN: TRUWT28N92
Hello Audi Techs: In our business we say we see problems in two's & three's...well this is the third challenge! We have a client who likes to drive the canyons hard and for a few weeks now he has had this noise that we have herd. The noise is notice in sharp l...
2005 Audi A4 Quattro 3.0L Fan VIN: WAUZZZ8E55
Hello people, I have a 2005 A5 with a 2.5 Tdi engine. (BAU). The coolant fan runs after the ignition is switched off. it does this regardless of actual engine temperature. all I have to do is switch the ignition on and wait for the fan to come on after a few ...
2008 Audi A4 Quattro 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUKF78E48
Greetings to all have this audi wtih the above mentioned code found posible tsb on this for possible fuel sensor checked pressure was in spec just thought i would post this and see if there is a coomon issue with this.no performance problems and fuel in tank i... Trouble codes: 12555 (Lowpressure fuel regulation p310b upper limit reached)
2001 Mercedes-Benz S430 4.3L Currant Draw VIN: WDBNG70J21
Current draw of 270 mA at rear fuse box - fuse #61 Rear SAM dry, disconnected the CD no change. But then I reconnected the CD and draw is gone. Any Ideas? I played the CD and Radio still no draw, is there any intermittent draws from the Stereo System\CD\Amp...
2006 Mercedes-Benz C230 Sport 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Misfire VIN: WDBRF52H16
Hey guys. I need some help with this one. This car came in with a check engine light with the codes listed. I've checked the misfire data and saw #1 and couple of other cylinders missing only @ idle. Given the failure rates of the MAFs, I started by checking t... Trouble codes: P0300, P0301
2004 Porsche Cayenne S 4.5L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WP1ZZZ9PZ4
Vehicle came in running rough, checked for codes and all cyls on right bank had misfire codes, motor seemed slow to crank, checked battery with load test, replaced battery, reset trouble codes. Vehicle returned, same codes, same bank, looking to pinpoint prob...
2003 Saab 9-3 Vector 2.0L fog lights VIN: YS3FF46YX3
saab techs I need your expertise. This new style 9-3 came to me with a customer request to program headlamps so that the driver has to turn them on using the light switch so I went in using tech 2 to exterior lighting / low beams / adjustments / low beams auto...
1995 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L starter VIN: 3VWRB81H75
replaced clutch and know it will not start did a voltage test on the starter (brand new starter) no voltage going to terminal 50, ran strait power to it it spun but did not engage to fly wheel. used schematics still no go
2006 Volvo S60 2.5T 2.5L evaporator? VIN: YV1RS59286
Now attempting to replace oil in system and I can only find component replacement values and compresor capacity @ 70cc, the dealer is indicating that the 70cc is enough for the entire system but I am skeptical, anyone have a spec for this? Any and all replies ...

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2006 BMW M5 5.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBSNB93596
Car is back with MIL on, DTCs: 2789 Detection rough road, 278A Ambient temperature, 2772 Tank-venting valve output stage We have replace both cannister purge valves under intake housing, in reference to 2772. Is this code possibly referring to tank vent valv... Trouble codes: 2789 (Detection rough road), 278A.
1986 Mercedes-Benz 420SEL 4.2L Poor Idle Quality VIN: WDBCA35D4G
First, thanks to all who replied, especially John from North Carolina. John confirmed my suspicions the circuit in question is for the Decel fuel shutoff function and this car has a defective CIS-E module that when it sees the ground through the TPS or "thrott...
2007 Mercedes-Benz CLS550 5.5L No Start VIN: WDDDJ72XX7
What a winner this one was! Long story short, the car had three problems Cam Sensors / Front SAM / ME Computer with out a doubt all three! Try explaining that to a client who is conversing with a guy at the dealership that is telling him we don't know what we ...
2005 Volkswagen Golf GL 2.0L Noise VIN: 9BWGL61J15
Alright guys. This one is fixed. It WAS the starter! I can't believe I couldn't think of that! It didn't even cross my mind! I was blinded by the fact that the customer changed oil w/ regular oil instead of synthetic, and thought that that was the problem. Oh ...
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