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1997 Audi A4 1.8L Turbo turbocharger VIN: WAUCB88D2V
hey this one is driving us insane i really need some help, as this is my personal car. We replaced this cars stock turbo with oem replacement at 140k because the wastegate went bad. Also at this time we replaced the oil feed line with it. at 165k the replaceme...
1996 BMW 318ti 1.9L driver's window VIN: WBACG7326T
The driver's electric window refuses to cooperate! I replaced the front (rubber) guide (part of the window seal) plus the rear (rubber) guide two weeks ago it's back with the same problem--the window pops out of the track. I decided to change everything in sig...
2000 BMW 323i 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAAM3343Y
I have all the special tools for this M52TU Double Vanos engine. I have the TDC pin for flywheel, Cam locks, Vanos adjustment fixture and the tool that lets you align the intake sprocket to exhaust sprocket. This POS is about to make me jump out of my skin. Th... Trouble codes: P1397
2007 BMW 328xi 3.0L oil pump, vaccuum pump VIN: WBAWV55587
vehicle was towed in. first client noticed no power brake assist then after continued driving, oil pressure warning light came on. verified no oil pressure and no vaccum is bieng supplied from chain driven vacuum pump on engine. fault 2A82 for VANOS intake sti...
2001 Land Rover Discovery Series II SE 4.0L abs VIN: SALTY12491
Have code "Rough road signal implausible". Engine misfires but no misfire code. Plugged in Launch scanner and went to ABS datastream. It shows me that engine speed is 3000 rpm and not changing. All 4 wheels speed sensors read 285kph and the car is not moving. ...
2002 Saab 9-5 Arc 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: YS3ED59Z82
hi guys, this car had a bad overheat. We bought rebuilt cylinder heads from Cylinder Heads International and also put the timing belt with everything, pulled oil pan because oil sludge. Car runs perfect just off idle. Accelerates extremely fast! Used factory ... Trouble codes: P0300, P0306, P0304, P0302
2004 Saab 9-3 Linear 2.0L Starting VIN: VS3FB49S04
This car was towed in from another shop. They performed a transmission flush on the car, and inadvertently set an abs light. They disconnected the battery to try to clear it and when they reconnected it, they cannot turn the key and have "steering lock malfunc...
1997 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L No Start VIN: 3VWWA81H4V
Customer stated vehicle running fine on freeway heard a pop noise and slowly lost power and vehicle died.Saw steam under hood and was boiling from overflow. Vehicle towed in found water flange on side of engine apparently warped and leaking.[ Customer said tha... Trouble codes: P0341
2001 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSP69M61
To all VW techs I know very little about VW diesel. My friend's brother has this Jetta and its getting a P1248 code. I cleared it and it came right back. I have read about many things can cause this code from a fuse to the timing, to the #3 injector. I would ... Trouble codes: P1248
2002 Volkswagen EuroVan GLS 2.8L tcm VIN: WV2KB47002
Hi fellow techs--i hope you can help me solve an intermittant ault on this vw bus. As previously stated the bus came to us with a bad transmission and the transmission was rebuilt and installed with all the necessary basic settings done. It worked great and wa...

Fixes & Summaries for European
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2004 Audi A6 Quattro Avant 3.0L turn signals VIN: WAUVT64B34
replacing the turn signal switch repaired the clicking relay. i also left the hazard relay installed as suggested. the instrument cluster had an internal connection issue causing the right turn indicator to illuminate dimly. this problem was a seperate issue f...
2006 Audi A6 3.2L engine VIN: WAUKH74F16
Thank you all for the responses, but the customer decided to go to the dealer believing she had some warranty work coming. Thanks again.
2002 Saab 9-5 Arc 3.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: YS3ED59Z82
I am closing this because iATN only lets you update once. I am opening a new request with a new update. Hopefully you will be able to find it if you are following it. I tried a brand new MAP from GM and went for a 15mls drive and had no change. It is misfi... Trouble codes: P0300, P0304.
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