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2001 Audi A6 Quattro 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUEH64BX1
Tried to do readiness test, passes O2 Evap and everything have VCDS had 7 codes all clear but these two. Any help would be very helpful, thanks. Trouble codes: 16815 (Warm up catalyst band 2), 16805 (Warm up catalyst bank 1)
2003 Audi A6 Quattro 3.0L power steering VIN: WAULT64B43
Help Audi Techs! Second issue with car!After timing belt replacement we had ps fluid spraying out of reservoir. Found screan dislodged- replaced and now after bleeding system per audi or other methods vehicle will run 2-3 minutes and operate normally then the ...
2005 Audi A6 Quattro 3.2L Radio, MultiMedia VIN: WAUDG74F55
Hey all you brilliant Audi techs, I have an issue with the entertainment system on this 2005 A6. When you start the vehicle, the screen will come on and say "Audi Multimedia" and then go blank, and not work at all. A fault scan shows no communication to a few ...
1995 Porsche 928 GTS 5.4L ignition VIN: WP0JB092HS
intake was resealed two months ago ,, car ran fine ,, returned for clutch master cylinder and cranked for a long duration and then started finally got caught up in shop to get this in and was cranking with tach bouncing but no start ,, finally started and dr...
2005 Saab 9-3 Linear 2.0L cim VIN: YS3FB49525
I am trying to install cim from a 2003. Tech 2 is telling me cim software is too old for this scl. I do have a matching key for the used cim but cannot find out how to download new software version from tis. Anyone know. Thanks for help
2004 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 2.0L Engine VIN: 3VWCK31C84
Hey guys and thanks for looking at this. A lady came in with her car on a hook and said he car will not run. Found she overheated the engine and damaged everything engine mechanically wise. We recommended a used engine. She ok'd and we went about putting the u...
2005 Volkswagen Beetle GLS TDI 1.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWCR31C35
Help !!! Bad ECM ??? This vehicle out of the blue started throwing these codes. P3007 (19463), P3338 (19794) P3373(19829), PO245(16629) P1495(17903), P3101(19557), P3103(19559). As soon as you clear them, when you go back to re check, there they are !!! Car ru...
2002 Volvo C70 2.3L No Start VIN: YV1NC53D42
first thank you for taking the time to read this. After replacing the evaporator core on this volvo we now have a no crank ---no start. also the shift inter-lock is inop. I do not know if we now have to reflash this or are we missing something. We had battery ...

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1999 Audi A4 1.8L radio VIN: WAUBB28D4X
Thank you to Marlon for providing the phone number for Audi[...] who was very helpful getting us the radio code for our client. Thank you everyone that took time to reply -
2007 BMW 530i 3.0L Cooling Systems VIN: WBANE73597
closing this request as time allows, customer has not brought car back due to aux waterpump is working now as the heater is working. intermittent issue and they will bring it back for further diagnosis if heater stops operating. thanks to all for your time and...
1991 Jaguar XJS Classic Collection 5.3L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: SAJTW4845M
Thanks everyone for helping out. I got the vehicle out by replacing the auxiliary air valve and adjust the idle/rpm to correct spec. Vehicle runs good now.
2003 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L No Start VIN: SALMB11473
thanks all for the help, it does not have an inertia switch after all. the fix was a fuel pump. it was a coincadence that it died when owner slammed the glove box shut. the owner of the vehical dont want to fix this one, and of coarse its still sitting here af...
1998 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: WDBJF65F1W
I was not able to get to the bottom of the problem with the O2 codes, the customer took the car back for a month and when it returned I only have the P0400, and no heater codes. Jon Trouble codes: P0161 (O2 Sensor heater left O2 after TWC), P0141 (O2 Sensor heater right O2 after TWC), P0400 (EGR Malfunction).
2006 Smart Fortwo .8L Brake lights VIN: WMEAJ00F36
Very little info available-customer was itchy to get vehicle back,could not find anything-checked wiring at rear of vehicle,sometimes corrosion present at connectors-not on this unit. Customer went to dealer. Thanks to the 2-people who replied!! Darren
2010 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 2.0L injector VIN: 3VWAL7AJ8A
Thanks for all help , the little cover must be turned 90 degrees to get access to hold down nuts then it can be extracted easily.Have a nice days techs .
1999 Volvo S80 2.9 2.9L Hissing Noise VIN: YV1TS97D5X
Did not fix this one. The steering column boot was a good suggestion, too bad it was seated and in place. PCV system is a common failure, but this one is OK. That whistle is there at idle, while ours is there only on acceleration. As it does not affect driveab...
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