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|1991 Jaguar XJ6 Sovereign 4.0L No Start VIN: SAJHY1749M
This vehicle came in because it would not run. First, I discovered that the fuel pump would not come on. After many hours of searching, I found a fuse blown and replaced it, but the car still would not run. The fuel pump is now coming on and my fuel injectors ...
|1981 Saab 900 S 2.0L Crank position sensor VIN: YS3AK76E5B
I admit, I still don't understand the innards of a Hall effect sensor. Maybe I will before I die, but right now I need to get this car fixed ASAP. The crank position sensor is bad. I bought a "sensor impulse head unit" from my supplier (RAMAC). The sensors' wi...
|2005 Saab 9-5 Arc 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: YS3ED49A65
Vehicle came in with p1312,p1332 codes.I have seen these codes before and know that the problem normally lie in the ignition cassette and plugs.I replaced the cassette with new unit from Auto part international.Cleared codes test drove all good.Customer picks ... Trouble codes: P1312, P1334, P0340 (Cam sensor)
Fixes & Summaries for European
|2001 Audi TT 1.8L central locking VIN: TRUZZZ8NZ1
Problem solved. Thanks to all who reponded. With the base coding (15900) supplied by George [...] was able to get it to operate and using VAG-COM and the pop up info within the tool we coded the car to suit owner requirements. Thanks again, Nigel.
|2007 Audi A3 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge VIN: WAUHF78P47
Thank you to all that replied. After serving the transmission and putting some mile on the car things got better. We added some fuel treatment to the gas tank and things seem to get even better. I went for a ride with the client and he noticed a significant d...
|2001 Jaguar S-Type 4.0L traction control VIN: SAJDA01P01
all the scanner woud say was undocumented code with no code number or description,, was able to clear the memory and do a reset ,, after finding a few loose conections ,, will call this fixed for now unless it returns thank you ron
|2007 Mini Cooper S 1.6L misfire, lean fuel trim VIN: WMWMF73537
so it appears as though cleaning the vanos solenoid was the main fix, that really dropped the short term value down from %25 to -%2to%2 range, after replacing the valve cover, which you can really tell there has been a redesign of the pcv valve, values went to...
|2002 Volvo V70 2.4T 2.4L ball joints
Thanks guys! Doesn't sound like a tough job. Thanks again for all the tips Dave