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2007 Audi A4 Quattro Cabriolet 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUEH48H27
I've tried swaping cam sensor with a nother one and The codes comes right back for the same sensor.Customer took car because they are going on vacation for three weeks and when they come back I will get it back.Thanks for any help to this problem. Trouble codes: P0346 (Camshaft Position Sensor G163 Implausible Signal), P0087 (Fuel Rail System Pressure Too Low)
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1999 BMW 323i 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAAM3338X
Hello all, I need some help on my wifes car.I just bought this thing,it will run fine until check engine light comes on.Missfire codes and lean codes.I replaced the vent valve and hoses as usual problem areas\.Also replaced the plugs and coils while doing the ... Trouble codes: P0301 (p0302-), P0302 (p0303-), P0303 (p0304-), P0304 (p188 -), P0188, P1189 (testing and results)
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2000 BMW 328i 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAAM5349Y
i have rebuilt the double vanos in this car and still have this code returning. 6a control vanos position exhaust camshaft p1523. I had this code before the rebuild. The exhaust oil solenoid has also been replaced by the owner with new. In one instance the car...
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2005 BMW X5 4.4i 4.4L left front, right rear VIN: 54XFB53555
Vehicle has ABS activation at moderate and heavier braking. Has no ABS light or codes. All items visually OK. Felt that left front was activating and performed front brake job with no improvement. Deactivated ABS system with front left and rear right locking u...
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1995 Buick Roadmaster Estate Wagon 5.7L HVAC fan VIN: 1G4BR82P3S
Got some questions on this one. First, I've verified all the fuses are good, both underhood & inner panel. The control head reads "auto" and the fan speed indicator goes up & down like normal, but the fan does not run, and you can hear the a/c compressor kick ...
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1994 Cadillac Eldorado 4.6L a/c blower motor VIN: 1G6EL12YOR
a/c fan, blower motor, burning up. Took blower assy. apart and found transisters cooked!
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1999 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1L starts and dies VIN: 1G1ND52JOX
veh died, and would not start, just run an die,I've been in the mech field for yrs, and never have seen such a stubborn prob, lol. being I can't com with pcm, makes it really a prob, have tried other scanners too. does anybody have any ideas?
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2002 Chevrolet Prizm 1.8L Stall VIN: 1Y1SK528X2
this crazy car will run fine until you turn any accessory on, lights a/c, etc... when you do, it will die immediately. it had cam and crank codes when recieved, i cleared them,and they havent returned, but the problem is the same. I suspect a bad ground somewh... Trouble codes: P0335, P0340
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2004 Chevrolet Trailblazer LS 4.2L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1GNDT13514
Thank you for looking at my post. I am completely stumped on this one. The truck came in with a complaint that the customer could not maintain freeway speed on any type of hill, low power at all speeds and a really rough running engine at times. I have been ab... Trouble codes: P0014, P0016
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2004 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD 8.1L blend door VIN: 1GCHK23G24
Hello GM Techs, I really need your help on this one. We have a 2004 Silverado 8.1L, that will go hot all of a sudden out of the drivers side vents. It has a manual control head with hot and cold adjustments for driver and Passanger.(They slide up and down). Th...
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2006 Chevrolet Avalanche 1500 LS 5.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3GNE922566
This truck came in ses light on had po449. With scanner commanded solenoid on/off, no response. Put test light across solenoid terminals and commanded solenoid on/off with scanner light went on/off with command.test for battery voltage on org. Wire, had batter... Trouble codes: P0449
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2009 Chevrolet HHR LS 2.2L Air bag light VIN: 3GNCA53V79
This was subbed to me from a good body shop after collision repairs, the air bag light was on, I cleared codes, 1 came back for passenger pretensioners, the body shop replaced them, then the air bag light was flashing, I cleared the same code (B0022) and it ne...
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2006 Chrysler Sebring Touring 2.7L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: 1C3EL56R46
Vehicle came in with p0107 map sensor code. Vehicle would buck and jerk when driven. Replaced map sensor and pigtail all was good for 2 weeks. Now its back with same code and everything checks good. The only other thing it could be is the computer. Has anybody... Trouble codes: P0107
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2001 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 8.0L lack of power VIN: 1B7KF23WX1
looking for a lab scope guru.we have a this dodge pick-up here that exibit's a lock of power.we are looking for someone who might have a screen capture or movie of comp/inj/ign for a v-10 motor.also a capture of cam/crank sink. any help with ideas for lack of ...
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2002 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: 3B7KF23C72
Intermittantly but frequently, doesnt have turbo boost. At idle, or koeo boost readings with solis scan tool are at 12 psi. when it does recieve boost, the scanner will read all the way up to 31 psi. We have replaced boost sensor with one from dealer along wit... Trouble codes: P0216
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2003 Dodge Stratus R/T 3.0L Compressor? VIN: AB3AG52403
Recharged System 15 Oz May 12th, Came Back May14th A/C Light Blinking, System Inop Was The Complaint, Could Not Verify The Complaint At That Time (Intermittent Problem), Returned June 1st, Verified Problem, Cleaned Debris Away From A/C Condenser, Sent To Deale...
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2005 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck SLT 5.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3D7MS48C65
Hey all. Having a problem with this unit. Installed a reman unit 45k ago due to clutch failure. After 10k miles of driving, had to replace the transmission throttle motor assembly for codes p1751 and p1753. Problem solved. Well now it has came back in after 35... Trouble codes: P1753, P1751
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2007 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck Laramie 5.7L Surge VIN: 1D7HU18N07
This is kind of a strange one, and I'm not even convinced there is an actual problem. Customer's complaint is that when he is driving along in third gear at about 35 or 40 mph, and he steps on the clutch, the engine speed does not drop like it is supposed to. ...
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1995 Ford Taurus LX 3.8L Hesitation, Lack of power VIN: 1FALP5243S
Hello fellow techs. This Taurus does not get out of its own way, it has very poor power. Almost feels like plugged exhauset, however we removed an O2 sensor expecting it to run differently but there was no change. Initially we were surprised because the plug w...
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2000 Ford Ranger XLT 3.0L Pats VIN: 1FTYR10VXY
Hello, Hopefully someone has some insight into this problem with this vehicle. this is so intermittently we have been trying to find it for 2 years. almost never happenes in cold weather. The problem is the car will not start after hot soak the man is in pest ...
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2001 Ford Focus ZX3 2.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3FAFP31341
Good morning been fighting this focus for the last couple weeks,started as a missfire in cyls.1 &4 changed plugs and wires, still had missfireson power balance test, replaced coil missfire gone, sent customer on his way. couple days later came back miss on # 4... Trouble codes: P0304
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2003 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMYU93183
All scan data looks fine. Checked multiple time for vac.leak.none found after intake was replaced.still rough idle,worse when cold.any help will be greatly appreciated. Trouble codes: P2195 (p2197-), P2197 (testing and results)
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2005 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L Engine VIN: 1FMFU15595
This one is kicking my a$$ fellas. Originally came in 10,000 miles ago for phaser noise. We did the service and problem was solved. Now 10,000 miles later after a good long drive approx 15-20 miles you can come to a stop and the motor goes into what almost sou...
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2007 Ford Freestyle Limited 3.0L a/c lines and hoses VIN: 1FMDK02167
Hi everyone. Let me just say in advance I really appreciate all replies that are sent to me. This car has really baffled us all at the shop so thanks again. This car originally came in for poor cooling. We diagnosed and replaced a bad a/c compressor. Also repl...
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2008 GMC Yukon SLT 5.3L Surge, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 1GKFK130X8
Vehicle came in running fine, however customer complained of vehicle running rough and dying. Customer had vehicle at dealership where they replaced Fuel Volume balance module and reflash PCM. Problem is re-occuring, but is intermittent. Pulled codes and had P... Trouble codes: P0171, P0174, P0300
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2002 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L Misfire VIN: 2HKRL18052
Good customer just bought used vehicle with check engine light on. Checked for codes and found misfires in cylinders 3,4, and 5. Suggested spark plugs because they were original. Removed and replaced - Spark plugs, cleared codes, test drove, shipped vehicle. N... Trouble codes: P0302, P0303 (Cylinder three misfire), P0304, P0305 (Cylinder five misfire), P0306, P1399
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2002 Honda Civic EX 1.7L oil VIN: 2HGES25722
customer states he has to keep adding oil since the head work was done . initial inspection shows no real oil leaks , minor wetness around valve cover , customer added 2 quarts of oil , 3 times , in the last 3 months . I don't see where it's going , car dosen'...
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2007 Hyundai Tucson SE 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: KM8JN12D27
Replaced t-belt and ran fine, replaced plugs and now it pops and runs terrible. Tested maf voltage and have battery voltage, tested signal wire for continuity and found good to ecm, tested signal wire for short to ground and have a short. Has any body seen thi... Trouble codes: P0102 (Maf low signal)
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2004 Jaguar XJ8 4.2L electronic suspension VIN: SAJWA71074
Hi gang , we need infos from Jag experts, firstly = how much is working pressure that suspension air compressor put out (PSI) , secondly i just wonder if any repair kit or any solution to repair the leak at fitting where air line hook up to front strut., air l...
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2004 Kia Rio 1.6L head VIN: KNDAC12554
Greetings Kia Experts, guess I am not. Car came to Shop timing belt broke, broke valves off stuck some of them into top of pistons, replaced all pistons, sent head off they reworked head, head has water pipe sticking out they removed pipe so would fit in box. ...
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2004 Land Rover Discovery SE 4.6L all gauges VIN: SHTY14413A
HELP thanks guys and gals you never let me down.Need your help again.Very clean range rover replaced water pump thermostat stopped oil leak at oil filter housing.Test drove it for lunch,returned it to the customer.Customer was at the shop the next morning comp...
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2004 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L Pressure Control Solinoid VIN: SALME114X4
The reason for this post is two fold, 1. MOD doesn't provide much useful information on this vehicle. 2. The problem is very intermittent. A scan check showed it has a code stored for a pressure control solinoid electrical problem. The customer is going to bri...
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1996 Lexus ES300 3.0L Vents VIN: JT8BF12GOT
Hello lexus techs i have a lexus es 300 that has a whistle noise coming from the vents.it is most noticable on the second and third speeds.any help would be appreciated.thank you all in advance.
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2003 Lincoln LS 3.9L Adustable Pedals VIN: 1LNHM87A43
Hello, This car came in with the customer complaining that she could not adjust the pedal height. When I looked at the pedals I can see that the brake is at it's high limit and the accelerator is at it's low limit. When I press the adjust button I can see the ...
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2004 Mazda 6 i 2.3L Charging VIN: 1YVFP80C24
We installed a new alternator in feb. 2011 at 102869, it now has 108k and the alternator works great (13.9v) at start up but slowly drops till after 10 min when it reaches below battery voltage (11.7v) and the batt light comes on. I was looking at some technic...
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2005 Mazda 6 S 3.0L Hesitation, Lack of power VIN: 1YVHP84D85
This Ford in Mazda clothing is giving us a kick. Car has no power on take off but punches good when it get up to 3000 rpm then sometime the check engine light will start flashing with a p0300 code (multiple misfire) although you really cant feel a misfire. we ... Trouble codes: P0300
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1994 Mercedes-Benz S320 LWB 3.2L 5th Gear VIN: WDBGA32E5R
We're in need of some suggestions on this tranny. 722.5 It looks like the back of the tranny is lacking lubrication. No codes and first 4 gears work fine. We've checked the lube orifice in the rear of the case is there, not missing, and we can blow air through...
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1995 Mercedes-Benz S500 5.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: WDBGA51E9S
This benz came in with a rough idle. My mechanic test drove it and said it falls on it's face. Replaced spark plugs (that's what it came in for) performed some basic tests but came up with nothing. He's not too experienced with older benzs anyway but, all of t...
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1995 Mercedes-Benz S320 SWB 3.2L Misfire VIN: WDBEA92E1S
After replaceing the computer the car was running very rich. Found that the #4 injector was staying open. Checked resistance on injector and was same as the others 14om. Put noid light on #4 and it stays 50% lit and flashes brighter. Un hooked the computer and... Trouble codes: 12 (o2), 44 (4 injector)
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2001 Mercedes-Benz E320 4Matic 3.2L horn, radio VIN: WDB2100821
Hello all mercedes technicians, I have 01 210 here that I cannot for the life why i do not have any controls from the steering wheel, no horn, no radio function from steering wheel. I have swapped the complete steering wheel, instrument cluster, spiral cable,...
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2002 Mercedes-Benz C230 Kompressor 2.3L battery VIN: WDBRN47J62
Vehicle came in with dead battery, found alternator only charging to 39amps. Replaced alternator, now charges at 101 amps. Car sits over night then batteries dead. tested this morning for current draw, definitly has current draw. Where would you guys look fir...
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2006 Mercedes-Benz E350 4Matic 3.5L Engine VIN: WDBUF87J26
Im looking to see if someone has any factory engine rebuild specs for my 2006 E350 4matic. ALLDATA does not.I compleatly dissasembled the engine and inspected everything that could have caused the noise i had after replacing the balance shaft. ( see post dated...
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1993 Mercury Sable LS 3.8L No Start VIN: 1MELM5049P
The car has no spark , has fuel pressure, injecter pulse, Trouble codes: 212 (No tach)
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1994 Pontiac Firebird Formula 5.7L Fuel VIN: 2G2FV22PXR
This is one that is stumping everyone I know. '94 Firebird Formula LT1. The car had been sitting for 5 years or so when I rescued it. Mileage then was 103,000. I replaced the tank, sending unit, fuel filter and fuel pump because the tank was full of rust. The ...
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2001 Saab 9-5 2.3t 2.3L Tcc VIN: YS3ED58EX1
This SAAB is my personal vehicle, in a pinch. When hot no power taking off, SES light on. Codes p0741, P0743. I replaced the TCC solenoid. After completion of repair, its stalls immediatly in drive. With the wheels off the ground transmission sounds terrible, ...
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1999 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L Hesitation VIN: 4S3BD6857X
Got a tough one here. 99 outback with a 2.5l. Found a severe hesitaion, bad enough that on an incline you can't actually go anywhere, rpm's stay around 1,000 even with the throttle to the floor, I have to put in reverse and turn around. On a level road there i...
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2001 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSC29M31
This is my second post on this car hope someone can help. I am dealing with this A.I.R code coming on, and will come up every time i try to set the readiness (block 077) i have replaced the A.I.R. pump and kombi valve and lines running from each. all vacuum li... Trouble codes: P1424 (Secondary Air Injection System Bank 1 Leak Detected)
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2001 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWRK69M31
Help! Getting P1142 code, car was at another shop and they replaced the MAF sensor. Car came in with P1143 code and MIL light on. Now car has P1142 fault wont set the MIL light. Some direction would be great! Trouble codes: P1142 (p1143-), P1143
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2001 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWCB21C21
Car came into the shop this morning with a hesitation when wet, sprayed the wires with water and found the #1 wire was arcing. After replacement the VW would surge and hesitate at any time, removed coil pack and found hairline cracks in the case. After road te... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random/multiple Cyl. misfire detected), P0301 (Cyl. 1 misfire), P0135 (02 Sensor B1 S1 heating circuit malfunction), P1113 (02 Sensor B1 S1 internal resistance too high intermittent)
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1989 Volvo 740 2.3L Stall VIN: YV1FX8843K
hello, I have a volvo that will sputter and die after about 30 miles of driving after a tank fill up. When I got the car and it stalled and died on a test drive and would not restart until I cracked the fuel line open and a bunch of air shot out. After that, I...
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1996 Volvo 850 Turbo 2.3L Odemeter VIN: YV1LW5721T
Good day, this volvo has a intermitant speedometer opperation, the odometer is not working. But that too comes & goes. Can this be related to abs control module thank you joe [...]
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2001 Volvo S60 2.4L High Idle VIN: YV1RS61N81
Hi everyone, and thanks in advance for your input. We have an odd problem on this Volvo that has me stumped. First off, this is a non-turbo Denso fuel system. The car will pretty consistently idle high, under certain conditions. If you just start it normal... Trouble codes: ECM62, P0506 (OBDII cross to Volvo code), P0507 (OBDII cross to Volvo code)
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2002 Volvo S80 T6 2.9L Volvo VCT 2000 VIN: YV1TS91D72
This 02 Volvo came in with cooling fan running continously-key on or off. No trouble codes set, and according to Alldata it does not use a relay. They show it being controlled directly by the ECM. I cannot find the coolant temperature sensor output, and the se...
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2004 Audi A6 Quattro 2.7L temperature VIN: WAUCD64B74
Thanks for the replies! The customer has yet to return to our shop so I can repair the Vehicle. I did get one that said the clutch air gap my be too much until it is warmed, but i can not verify that is the problem. If the customer returns, I will re open th...
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2003 BMW M5 5.0L Hesitation, Surge VIN: WBSDE93403
cleaned the mass air flow sensors, and told the customer to change gas. problem never came back and its been over a week. thanks to all replies Trouble codes: P1342 (Miss fire on start up), P1350 (p1352-), P1352 (p0316-), P0316.
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1994 Cadillac Fleetwood Brougham 5.7L Unknown VIN: 1G6DW52P6R
car is fixed!! we installed a new orifice tube and recharge the system with 1.4 lb . the spec is 1.75lb . my guess is that because it has aftermarket compressor ,condenser and drier the charge amount changed today is sunny 98 deg very humid and its idle at 50 ...
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1997 Chevrolet K2500 6.5L power steering, power brakes VIN: 1GCGK29F7V
Hi everybody, thanks for all your suggestions, unfortunatly the customer has not wanted to find a fix for his problem, because as he says it only happens once in awhile. and i can't force him to fix it. until the laws are changed in BC thats all i can do. than...
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2003 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD 6.0L Stall VIN: 1GCHK23U63
The problem with the truck was two-fold..Somebody put diesel in the tank & the throttle plates were gummed up ,about 1/32 thick..That was why it would not idle..I replaced the fuel pump but the pressure is still only 49 psi..I rechecked it with another guage,a...
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2000 Dodge Ram 3500 Van 5.2L abs VIN: 2B6LB31Z6Y
there was a reset procedure in mitchell that allowed me to reset the circuit and the light went out and after road testing and the customer driving it since friday everything is ok. thanks all for your help
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1991 Ford Thunderbird Super Coupe 3.8L ABS/MasterCylinder/Hydraulic Unit VIN: 1FAPP64RXM
Thanks very much to all that took the take the time to help, all good suggestions . Customer decided not to spend close to $ 950.00 to rebuild ABS and opted for a change over to conventional vacuum booster and master cylinder set up . Drove away with a glowing...
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2003 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L 4wd VIN: 1FMFU18L83
AS DENNIS FROM NEW YORK SUGGESTED, DATA WIRE SPLICE ON DRIVERSIDE UNDER SILL PLATE KICK PANEL. HAD CONTINUITY BUT SECOND CHECK SHOWED 400 OHMS RESISTANCE. RAN NEW WIRES FIX IT BEEN GONE 2 WEEKS NO ISSUES. THANKS DENNIS !!!
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2004 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Surge, no power VIN: 1FTNW20P84
Unfortunately the customer really needed to get moving, so they opted to take vehicle. My next direction was to smoke test to see if I had any leaks present, also checking fuel pressure wouldn't hurt. Thanks to all who replied. I feel it is definitely turbo re... Trouble codes: P0401, P2263.
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2006 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 5.4L not sure VIN: 1FTSW21556
Thank you all for your help. It was the desicate bag from the accumulator that burst. Took alittle to clean the system out but it is working fine now.
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2009 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L Ride VIN: 1ZVHT82H99
I did not fix the vehicle, I told her to get a different vehicle, that would meet her expectations. Out 11 replys one offered a company that might have suspension options. Most of the replys backed up my gut feeling when I first talked to her. Which was that t...
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2002 Honda Accord EX 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCG16522
Not often a Honda kicks our arse like this one. Checked leak down and 5% was max reading. Tough to get a fuel guage in line on this engine to do an accurate inj. bal. test, so removed injectors . Like some others these injectors have a small 'basket like...
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2004 Hummer H1 6.5L Wide open throttle VIN: 137FA84374
well I had my wires crossed on the mileage. This truck has 16,000 miles. Most replies were that the injector pump is the problem. I agree. But when I realized the mileage I encouraged the customer to contact Hummer. He has and it looks like there may be some g... Trouble codes: P0251, P0219.
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2002 Maserati Spyder GT 4.2L Immobilizer VIN: ZAMBC38A82
Thanks for all the helpful advise. My boss accepted it for what it was. It is being towed away as I write this reply. Sorry I have no information to help anyone out except this: if you don't have the tools, don't waste your time, the customers time and the...
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1998 Mercedes-Benz C230 2.3L a/c compressor VIN: WDBHA23G8W
thanks to all who replied. finally something easy to replace. only wish they informed me of the problem before they had me replace the compressor due to some one else's diagnois.
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2001 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L slider for "sky view" VIN: 4JGAB54E51
Thank you for the 2 responses I got. I wasn't expecting many. I don't really have anything to add. need to find time to get the car back in and take the whole thing appart again. Not looking forward to it. Lesson learned. Just don't work on one of these. No in...
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2001 Mercedes-Benz ML430 4.3L a/c VIN: 4JGAB72E21
Replaced compressor and reciever dryer did the job. thanks for all the help!
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2000 Mercury Sable LS Premium 3.0L No Start, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1MEFM59581
I WANT TO THANK EVERYBODY FOR ANSWERING MY REQUEST FOR HELP, THE CUSTOMER WOULD NOT BRING THE VEHICLE BACK FOR ANY FURTHER DIAGNOSIS AS SHE DID NOT HAVE ANY MONEY, THEREFORE I DID NOT GET ANOTHER CHANCE TO REPAIR THIS VEHICLE
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2002 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am 5.7L Clutch VIN: 2G2FV32G42
the other tech nvr changed the master cylider, replaces the master cylinder and now its fine.. thanks for all ur help.
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2003 Saturn Vue 2.2L BCM Controlled Components VIN: 5GZCZ23D23
Faulty BCM was the cause of all the issues. It had no power steering (Electric), the DRL flashed on and off, locks were going nuts, and the odometer and cluster were working on and off. Put the new BCM in and had it reprogrammed by GM (which really only needed...
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2005 Subaru Outback R L.L. Bean Edition 3.0L Parking Light VIN: 4S4BP86C95
Hi Group Thanks to all who responded, the Subaru is finally fixed. There where some really good advice1 I learned a lot about those cars. The problem started a while back, with [...] in the rear door (hatchback) with brocken wires in the harness for the rea...
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2001 Suzuki Esteem GLX 1.8L Pads VIN: JS2GB41W71
Thanks to those who responed, some things suggested we already checked or tried. ( Our brake inspection process is very thorough, we measure and check everything. I have a written procedure that is 27 steps [...] all my techs follow)We decided to try the BG bra...
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2001 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSC29M41
very good helpful information but so far this code still returns after head job. the ports were in fact plugged in the head. i also eliminated the cut-out valve (the one that shares the vacuum source) and replaced the AIR pump and lines from it to the kombi va... Trouble codes: P1424 (Secondary Air Injection System Bank 1 Leak Detected).
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2003 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWRP69M93
WELL THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR REPLY, TURNS OUT THAT THE TIMING BELT TENSIONER PULLEY BEARINGS WHERE WORN ENOUGH TO ALLOW THE TIMING BELT TO BECOME LOOSE AND IT JUMPED THE CAM AND THE INJECTION PUMP TIMING BY ONE TOOTH, WE ARE CROSSING OUR FINGERS IN HOPE IT DID... Trouble codes: P0252.
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2003 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo S 1.8L Temperature Light VIN: 3VWFE21C83
Thank you for all that helped. The coolant level sensor seems to have been the problem. The coolant was a little low but not enough to turn the light on. There was no leaks at the sensor or onto the harness. The coolant TEMP sensor was already replaced with an...
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