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2000 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Kompressor 2.3L door lock/module/pump VIN: WDBKK47F8Y
Any help is greatly appreciated. Vehicle originally had water in the door control module located in rt rear of trunk. We assumed water was from trunk area having water intrusion. After 3 weeks same problem occured. Found water in module again. No sign of water...
2004 Porsche Boxster 2.7L Fuel Pump VIN: WP0CA29864
Car was towed in, crank no start,customer complaint park the car over night and no start in the morning, ck. for dtc and no dtc found . no water leak ,found no fuel pressure and replace with new pump, left car over night and found no start in the morning ,foun...
2001 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 1.8L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWCC21C41
Hello and thanx in advance for any help given. Ive got a turbo Beetle that we just completed a head gasket on. This repair went smooth. But during the test drive the tech said that during a left the car stalled. The vehicle started back up but was low on power... Trouble codes: P0102 (Mass Air flow Circuit), P0342 (Cam Sensor Circuit Low), P1633 (Accelerator Pedal Pos Sen Cir Low), P1639 (Accelerator Pedal Pos Sen 12 Range Perf), P0237 (Boost Sensor Circuit A Low), P1592 (Baro/Boost Pressure Sensor Out of Range)
2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L No Start, Stall VIN: 3VWDT71K66
Hello, and thank you in advance for any help you may be able to offer. This Jetta was towed in as a no start- owner stated that it began running rough on her way home after fueling up, and the next morning it would not start. No MIL, no codes stored. Vehicle d...
2005 Volvo XC90 2.5T 2.5L Cam Timimg VIN: YV1CY59255
Requesting VOLVO insight: Vehicle was running fine, came in for a standard T belt R&R maintenance. re-assembled and it started, ran for 2 minutes then died? Cranks but no start?pulled the timing cover off and found a unusual movment in the varaible timing mech...

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2004 Audi S4 Avant 4.2L Engine knock/tapping VIN: WAUPL68E64
Thanks to everyone for responding. Info on S4's is not easy to come by. A special thanks to Tony for his help. I pulled the right rear timing cover off, replaced the timing case w/solenoid, cam adjuster (it showed signs of wear on the locator hole) and chai...
2006 BMW X3 3.0i 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, Only in park VIN: WBXPA93456
It finally acted up in the shop. The fix was a new pcv assembly under intake. We found that the engine crankcase vacuum was at full vacuum. tried to get oil filler cap off while it was running and it was totally vacuumed on, had to pry it off and then it had s...
2000 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L Compressor VIN: WDBJH655XY
Well, I have done some more Testing and decided to bite the bullet and replace the compressor! Another car down the road!!! Thanks for the replys! IATN Rocks!
2007 Saab 9-5 2.3t 2.3L Converter VIN: YS3ED59G87
We wound up replacing the trans with a used unit. Vehicle is fine now, Thank you to all that replied. John
2001 Volvo S80 2.9 2.9L 3rd Gear VIN: YV1TS94DX1
Hi again, everyone, and thanks again for your help. Unfortunately, we have not got this car finished, but I believe we at least have the problem diagnosed. If there is anything further to add when it's done, I will update this post then. Here's what we've go...
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