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|2000 BMW 740i 4.4L trunk lock VIN: WBAGG8344Y
We have a 2000 BMW 740 that the rear trunk will not close fully. it has the automatic locking feature. attempted to read the diagnostics but unable to communicate. (HKM?) (module?) checked fuses. checked the wire harness through the trunk. no breaks found. che...
|2001 Saab 9-3 SE 2.0L torque converter VIN: YS3DF78K61
very rough idle when in gear, smooth in park & netural,feels like torque converter will not slip. have replaced the converter lockup selenoid, and checked power to selenoid,when in gear at idle.I feel the torque converter is not slipping at idle but not locked...
|2003 Volkswagen Jetta Wolfsburg Edition 1.8L drivylity VIN: 3VWPE69M13
WE found a few codes relater with accelerator position sensor. Found ecm burn. customer brough a used ecm cranks but won't start inmobilizer light blinks. Have aftermarket key programmer to get a pin but not luky. Any one can tell me what to do it. Here that I...
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|2001 Audi S8 4.2L No Start, no communication VIN: WAUGU54D31
I thought I had all the wires I needed and I did. I happened to have an A8 come in and went through the ecu wiring diagram on it and one of its pins was different for my jumpers. Locating the correct pin I was able to jumper the ecu's between the cars and ve...
|2004 Audi S4 Avant 4.2L Tensioner? VIN: WAUPL68E64
It is the cam adjuster and Audi says that this is normal unless it does it warmed up and they have no updates as of yet. I did a little research for aftermarket parts and JH Motorsports does offer an updated adjuster kit. A little spendy depending on which kit...
|1997 BMW 328i 2.8L convertor clutch VIN: WBABK8321V
well, i dont know what i did, but customer ran out of time for this go around, i put it all back together and lockup worked fine! the info i was specifically looking for did not come thru the replies, but i sincerely appreciate the suggestions i did get! thank...
|1999 BMW 528i 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBADM634ZX
Thank you for all the replies. The customer has decided not to fix anything on this vehicle at this time. He says this fan has not been working for over a year and doesnt care that his a/c pressures are going to high. I did check all your suggestions. Many fel... Trouble codes: 125 (Coolant fan ckt), 144 (P1747 can buss monitoring).
|2001 BMW 330i 3.0L starter VIN: WBAAV53471
Thanks to everyone for the advice.Just about everyone agreed that the key was probably bad.I noticed that when the car would not start I could pull the key out,tap it on the shifter and then the key would work.The customer did not have another key.They took t...
|1986 Jaguar XJS 5.3L Hesitation, Stall VIN: SAJNV5840G
well guys thankyou for all the replies and for the call i recieved but yesterday i ordered a new rotor the one in there was brand new owner but on but after installing are new one fired right up and runs great go figure right back to the basics thankyou again...
|2000 Saab 9-5 2.3t 2.3L Mode door operation VIN: YS3ED48E1Y
thanks for all of the help. As stated by replies that had 2 issues. Repair kit for blend door and the TSB repaired the mode door operation. Thanks again to all that replied
|2002 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L speedometer VIN: 3VWSE69M12
Car was not repaired, belonged to used car lot and they declined to go any farther
|2005 Volkswagen Passat GLS 2.0L engine VIN: WVWAE63B05
OK I REPLACED THE INJECTOR O RINGS THEY WARE 65 FOR EACH FROM VW AND CAME WITH EVERYTHING EVEN THE PIN AND NUT FOR ROCKERS. ALSO ORDERED A tandem pump FROM VW AND REPLACED IT LOOKS ALOT HARDER THAN IT IS HAVING NEVER DONE ONE BEFORE STILL TOOK HALF THE TIME BO...