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1996 Audi A4 Quattro 2.8L no injector pulse and no spark VIN: WAUEA88D1T
clutch was about out i pulled engine and replaced clutch after that is when it wouldnt start
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1998 BMW 328is 2.8L No Start VIN: WBABG1329W
veh towed in. customer states that clutch started making horrible noise so she backed it into a spot where tow truck could get it. Engine would not start for me. I informed customer and she states that it was bucking a little before she shut it off. I checked ...
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2003 BMW 745i 4.4L Mechanical VIN: WBAGL634X3
Hello BMW Techs: We only submitt winners, we received this vehicle on a flat bed. It had no oil in the engine, knock noise from engine on Left Bank when we got the engine running, Oil pours out of timing cover Left side, misfire codes left bank, we put in new ...
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2004 BMW X5 4.4i 4.4L ride hieght VIN: SUFXB53524
recieved this vehicle from another shop to my knowlege it has not been driven since arriving there. the x5 arrived here on a tow truck sitting copletely down tried to access air sytem (no problem with that)to activate level and hieght controls the system has n...
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2006 BMW 330i 3.0L Adaptive Headlights VIN: WBAUB33536
Hi all, When the headlights go through their calibration at startup the left headlight swings normally but the right one only goes up and down and the Adaptive headlight malfunction icon comes on and sets BMW code (in dash) CC-ID 295 which just indicates there...
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1992 Mercedes-Benz S500 3.2L Stall VIN: WDBGA32E1N
This car slalls at times wont restart no codes smeels rich when it starts will stall when you put in gear let it sit then it will restart runs fine i replaced tw but it still did it fuel psi is 80 all other specks look good on scaner when it hapend to me i was...
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2003 Mercedes-Benz ML500 5.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 4JGAB75E13
could use some input. we have this ml500 with a misfire at idle. scan data looks good, trims around 0 and no codes. Spark plugs (ngk) were replaced before coming to us so I replaced wires. The miss is still there. Let me add that I hear popping in the intake h...
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2004 Mercedes-Benz E320 4Matic 3.2L ABS Control VIN: WDBUF82J24
After repairs vehicle has been driving fine..ride height still a little high..customer has put @2k miles on it and now a message "service brake" warning light on. Visual inspection revealed nothing wrong with pads, sensors or fluid level. Vehicle brakes well a...
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2006 Mercedes-Benz C230 Sport 2.5L compressor VIN: WDBRF52H86
Vehicle complaint is no AC. Found two codes in Front SAM module. B1000 - AC compressor fault or signal line to compressor, & B1047 Refrigerant Pressure and Temperature Sensor supply voltage. Cleared codes and B1000 is the only code that returns. When AC is tur...
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2005 Saab 9-3 Linear 2.0L compressor VIN: YS3FB79N95
No ground for AC compressor relay- showing through Trionic ECM ( Saab ID# 589A on their wiring diagram). Compressor runs when jumpered 30 to 87 at relay. Other relay substituted, same result. When fault codes checked, P0646 shows as a T8 trionic code, but no C...
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2001 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSC29M41
VW guys need your help. I should start by saying i work on quite a number of VW's and this one has me a little stumped. I am having trouble trying to find why the AIR system readiness is not passing. I currently use Ross-Tech's VCDS and during the reading bloc... Trouble codes: P1424 (Secondary Air Injection System Bank 1 Leak Detected)
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2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L power windows VIN: 3VWRT81KX6
This customer came to me first with a complaint of the passenger door window not working. I verified the complaint and pulled codes; 00933 open circuit. I replaced the passenger side motor and the drivers side harness, as per TSB. The harness did have broken w...
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2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWST71K96
Hello VW techs or techs out there has the same problems as my had.This is diesel 1.9 coming with check engine light on scan code P2112 throttle actuator control system- stuck closed.Look at alldata they don't give much informations,i check all wires was okay.M...
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2000 BMW 323i 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAAN3344Y
Thanks every body, replace MAF sensor took care the fuel trim codes, Long trim & Short trim balancing out very good. Once again thank you all. Trouble codes: P0300 (Random misfiring), P1188 (Fuel trim out off range), P1189, FUE1, TR1M.
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2000 Jaguar XK8 4.0L Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: SAJJA42CXY
Thanks for all the input. It was all good except for a couple of bogus responses about vacuum leaks or plugged fuel filters, but since those conditions would cause lean codes I ignored them. P0172 and P0175 are rich codes. Stanley (Florida) got me o... Trouble codes: P0172 (A bank combustion too rich), P0175 (B bank combustion too rich).
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2003 Jaguar XKR 4.2L cruise VIN: SAJAV152KN
I did clean the connector and test voltages again, then replaced adaptive cruise unit all is well... thanks
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2003 Mercedes-Benz E500 5.0L right rear VIN: WDBUF70J63
OK this is what we found. We disconnected the shock and the noise stayed the same. We removed the shock and was able to compress it down to the normal ride height but not much further. It would not come back up until you got past the ride height then it wou...
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2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK430 4.3L Soft Top VIN: WDBLK70G63
CONVERTIBLE TOP SWITCH ON CENTER CONSOLE FLASHES. WE TRIED TO DO A HARD RESET BY DISCONNECTING BATTERY AND LEAVE POS AND NEG CABLES TOGETHER FOR 15 MINUTES,NO CHANGE. TRIED EVERY SCANNER IN TOWN NOT ABLE TO ACCESS CODES. NEEDS TO GO TO MB DEALER.
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2002 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L 1-2 Shift VIN: WVWPD63B52
first of all, I appreciate your help. the fix was transmission. computer. it had water traces inside. it corroded.
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2003 Volvo S40 1.9L compressor VIN: YV1VS29513
It is fixed not to say the way I'd like to handle a problem. But got fed up with it and sent it to dealer. $250 later they said broken wire at pressure sensor. I honestly don't see a repaired wired I almost feel they reprogramed computer but it is fixed.
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