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|2000 Audi S4 2.7L Master Cyl VIN: WAUDD68D2Y
Hello techs i have a 2000 audi s4. Came in a month ago with very low brake pedal.found master cylinder faulty.replaced master,3 days later same problem low pedal. Diag.master cyl. Faulty only working on 1 stage again.ok defective cyl.replaced again,now 5 days ...
|2002 Audi A6 3.0L acceleration VIN: WAUJT64B72
We replaced CVT transmission with factory reman unit from Audi dealership due to violent shudder/engagement. External filter assembly was replaced and lines flushed. After installation and adaptations performed, original concern no longer present but new condi...
|2008 BMW 328i 3.0L Mechanical VIN: WBAVC53598
I have a 2008 328i the right side motor mount bolts have broken. Looks like they need to be drilled out. Has anyone seen this problem before. Any unseen problems drilling out broken bolts on engine side i should be aware of. Thanks all
|1999 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Kompressor 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: WDBKK47F4X
Fuel pressure/level sensor replaced previously to pass emissions. Fuel gauge (needle) intermittently will circle counter clockwise to temp gauge and occassionally bounce around. Intermittently low fuel warning light will flash usuakky shortly before check engi... Trouble codes: P0455 (purge control system major leak or voltage supply of fuel pressure sensor), P0460 (Fuel level sensor)
|2001 Volkswagen Beetle Sport 1.8L Hesitation, Surge VIN: 3VWED21C71
This Beetle has me stumped. On hard acceleration, in any gear, the engine will fall flat on its face and come to life over and over again. Imagine taking off from a dead stop at WOT and anywhere between 2500 rpm and redline you let off the gas and then floor i...
|2001 Volvo C70 2.3L right power seat VIN: YV1NC53D61
Right seat (with memory option) is 100% Inop. With the Volvo ST I am able to communicate with the right PSM and can activate all the motors in the seat. PSM has code for "Control Panel Disconnected" Tried known good panel, tried known good control module. No s...
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|2000 BMW 323i 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAAM3344Y
thanks to all that replied repaired intake hose and replaced maf thanks again Jeff ps some of us need to lighten up Trouble codes: P1250, P1189, P1188.
|2004 BMW 325i 2.5L Check Engine Light On VIN: WBAET37484
THANKS ALL, WE REPLACED THE VENT VALVE ALONG WITH A COUPLE VENT HOSES. THE CLIENT CALLED AND SAID THE MIL HAS NOT ILLUMINATED SINCE SHE PICKED UP THE VEHICLE. THANKS FOR ALL THE HELP
|1989 Jaguar XJS 5.3L No Start VIN: SAJNA5844K
thanks for everyones help it took me a while to locate a used computor but i did and that solved my problem.thanks again
|1999 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 3.2L Key VIN: WDBLK65G0X
merc benz techs Thanks for all the help the car This benzo had a weak electro magnet in the ignition assembly So it required the eis and a reprogram from mercedes dealer. That was why the ignition system would always work when a battery booster pack or...
|2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.0L compressor VIN: 3VWSA29M5Y
Cycling of the compressor clutch is normal if the circuit has problems like a fried coil.On this car the clutch did nothing so the computer turned it off, then checked the circuit about once per minute which is why the idle speed increased momentarily .I ended...
|2008 Volvo S60 2.5T 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: YV1RS59268
Thanks to all that replied with suggestions. Most of what was recommended we had been persuing, even sent to dealer for programming after the PEM was replaced to correct the fuel gage inaccuracy. We are not really sure what the final fix was, but the last two ...