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1996 BMW 740iL 4.4L compressor VIN: WBAGJ8320T
The control head seems to work ok, the AC button lights up but there is no output for the AC compressor.There is 12 volt power in. We have tried 4 used control heads. Replaced the AC high pressure switch (it was broken actually). We have R&R the evap temperat...
2003 Jaguar XKR 4.2L cruise VIN: SAJAV152KN
cruise control will quit working after a few miles or so, found code in ECM p1696 can communicatio problem and a code in ACC adaptive cruise control a U code Node communication link the ACC module is expensive so I am looking to find someone that has ran into ...
2003 Jaguar X-Type 3.0L abs module VIN: SAJEA51C32
i have this 2002 x type jaguar gives this codes c1175 c1165 says both rear wheel speed sensor are bad, i replace them still same code, had some u codes saying no comunication with abs module, i replace the module, u code went away but still gives me the same 2...
1957 Mercedes-Benz 200 2.0L No Start
Hi to all, Have a classic 1957 Mercedes 200. It seems to be a very rare car since info seems to be about none existant for this car. Owner says only 50 were built. It has a hard start when it sits for about 15 to 20 minutes hot. It acts like its flooded, which...
2001 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Electronic VIN: WVWHC63B01
looking for ideas. Manual AC. EPC and mil come on for a second and the car will stall at idle if the blower switch is turned off with the ac compressor engaged. if the ac isnt on, and blower switch is operated, it wont act up, also if ac switch is cycled, it w...
2005 Volvo S40 i 2.4L multiple symptoms VIN: YV1MS38262
Hello fellow techs, I have this 05 Volvo s40 with multiple symptoms. Customer stated that intermittently, after driving awhile, the AC would quit working. I found that when this occurs, it sets a ECM code 500A (I can't find the corresponding P code for this). ... Trouble codes: ECM50, DF11, E001 (Comm w/control module-faulty communication), DF07

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1999 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWMA63B2X
Well, thank you for all the replies. The vast majority of these repilies pointed to the igntion control module on top of the air cleaner. A friend of mine at another shop had a test module (a used one in working order). I put it on and the car ran fine. I re... Trouble codes: P0301 (cylender 1 misfire).
2004 Volkswagen Touareg V8 4.2L Cam timing/P1340 camshaft (g40) and cranksha VIN: VWGEM77L14
Well, i can only tell you what i did. 16 rollers on the right (marks lined up perfect) 15 rollers on the left (marks lined up). Checked and re-checked all marks and this is how it ended up. No light, no codes, all is well. Joe
2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L Park-Drive shift VIN: 3VWDT71K66
Thanks for the replies. I have replaced several Mechatronic units on these DSG transmissions for speed sensor &/or temperature sensor DTC's. I called VW to inquire about a recall on the units but was told there is no recall. I recommended that my customer cont...
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