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2005 Audi A4 Quattro 2.0L Oil Warning Light VIN: WAUDF78E95
Need Audi help Can not get oil warning light to stay off Car came in with bad rattle in oil pan area Found balance shaft seized in oil pump housing, motor ng. Replaced with used 2006 engine with only 54K. Engine runs fine there is a little lifter noise that I ...
2002 Jaguar S-Type 4.0L Light Blinks No Effect On Driving VIN: SAJDA01P92
We cannot find any codes in any system but the traction light blinks.another shop cleared antilock codes and the light went from being on steady to blinking.looking for a little guidance. Not sure where to go from here
2007 Land Rover LR3 SE 4.4L Ride Level Control VIN: SALAE254X7
This LR3 came in with brake, tire pressure and ride level warning lights on (amber) and message reading "check brake pads". I retrieved a fault code for the ride level which said "Pressure Increase Too Slow Filling Reservoir". Pads were worn so I replaced fron...
2002 Mercedes-Benz C320 3.2L rear window regulator VIN: WDBRF64J22
I need to know if anyone out there has changed the rear door window regulator. the problem 'm having is popping the plastic grommet part into the glass. This is the part on the regulator that attaches to the glass to raise and lower it. I am having a difficult...
1983 Porsche 911 SC 3.0L tachometer VIN: WP0AA0914D
Tach stopped working on recent trip. Tach signal "TD" coming from original Porsche CDI looks like inverted commas going from 0V to -2.5V on scope. We tried repairing electronics but don't have circuit diagram of the tach. I got a good deal on a used tach, plu...
2005 Saab 9-3 Linear 2.0L Cim / Miu VIN: YS3FB49S85
Vehicle was towed in for "no crank, can not turn key" determined key was not being accepted by CIM, tech 2 data should key was "programmed to another vehicle" so we ordered a new CIM and new key-FOB. well after 2 months we received the new CIM and key. The fir...
2004 Volvo V70 R 2.5L No Start, Electrically dead VIN: YV1SJ52Y64
Volvo gurus, Car arrived on the hook, electrically dead. Power at battery and jump point. Did the key in door lock procedure (hold lock 5 sec, unlock 5 sec, lock 5 sec, unlock 5 sec). Had some IP (instrument panel) functionality that would go away, some relay... Trouble codes: ECM30, CEM1D, CEM1D, D1ME0, CEM1A, CEM1A

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1999 Jaguar Vanden Plas 4.0L Forward and Reverse VIN: SAJKD604XX
This Jaguar is fixed!! Jim from Illinois hit it right on the head,the upper housing of the valve body was cracked. If you ever have a ZF 5HP that starts to slip when it gets hot,take a look at his reply. Jim put two links in there that will show you where it c...
2001 Jaguar S-Type 4.0L Battery VIN: SAJDA01PX1
I ended up finding that the two wire white connector had lots of corrosion, so I cut it off about 7 inched back, taped it up, cleared codes and let the vehicle go. Hopefully this took care of the problem.
2003 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L Ignition Switch VIN: SALME11443
Ended up having bad keys/EWS. Also, when vehicle was towed in, the shift cable under the vehicle @ the transmission was disconnected to put the vehicle in neutral. We hooked up the cable, programmed a good set of keys/EWS and problem solved.
1988 Mercedes-Benz 300SEL (Car) 3.0L No Start
sorry i was in a car wreck and have not had time to get back with you. i will update again when i start back to work. thanks.
2000 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L rear doors lights VIN: 4JGAB54E3Y
Yes the owner can borrow snap on solus with european softwear...I can read data ...From AAM module now.I see all the doors signal close ,light on and off or stay so... no code. So I come to another decisionn Reprogam again from the dealer now. 280.00 I...
2001 Mercedes-Benz SLK320 3.2L top VIN: WDBKK65F71
This one is fixed the pump was the problem.Put new pump and it work great with no slaming. I had no way to pressure test. It work once first thing in the morning but still slamed down hard the last few inches.After the job was done and gone took apart the pump...
1986 Rolls Royce Silver Spur 6.7L oxygen sensor light VIN: SCAZN42A8G
alrighty then, we have a fix! I replaced the sensor, that was fun, the threads were stripped. then I tried to reset the light and was not having any luck. Then I thougt maybe I wasn't doing it right, sequence, key on 1st, running or not... the problem I had...
1999 Saab 9-3 2.0L Compressor VIN: YS3DD55N6X
Thanks for the replies. Justin hit it pretty good. The MIU does not show any data for the A/C, and the signal to the ECM from the MIU is B+ Found no signal at the MIU, all power and grounds were good. Replaced cluster and A/C is functioning properly. Woul...
2004 Volkswagen Beetle GL 1.9L No Start VIN: 3VWBR31C94
A special thanks to Michael,William and Conor.You guys were right on the money, the turbo was completely seized,blocking exaust gas and prevented it from starting. We replaced the turbo,engine started up fine,was smoking some took it out on a testdrive,after a...
2005 Volvo XC90 2.5T 2.5L ? valve VIN: YV1CY59205
Thanks for the info guys.In talking with the customer and doing a search i found a very low milage lifetime warranty complete head for this thing at a very good price. eric @ erie vo vo great guy. anyway yes i have all the tools needed to set up the cams and t...
2005 Volvo V70 2.4 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1SW64035
Next time I might investigate dropping the LH side of rear axle cradle to facilitate removing the two vent hoses that go into LH side of canister. I prefer removing the canister/LDP assembly as the heads of the three torx screws that hold the LDP on get prett... Trouble codes: P2407 (Leak detection pump heater circuit).
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