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2001 BMW 325i 2.5L shift VIN: WBAAV33411
a few months ago i started having shifting problems occasionally, now every once in awhile the car will not upshift and will stay at a certain speed and rpm when i released the pedal almost like i have the cruise control on ive talked to some people i know tha...

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2002 Mercedes-Benz c180 1800CC abs,bas
When looking at the data in the esp module sometimes the brake switch status would show both "nc" and also "no" contacts as being "off" The contacts should show one off and one on. After testing switch found that it was not the switch causing this fault. The t...
1999 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Elect.Windows,Door Locks VIN: WVWMA63B2X
Hello All, I want to thank everyone for the responses to my comfort control problem. I have learned that even if the comfort control unit isn't coded right, a scanner will still communicate with it. In the end the problem was a power supply wire that had a sm...
2007 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T 2.0L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWXK73C87
Hello VW Techs We did some more testing, checked fuel pressure by hooking up the VAG COM and going into block #230 you get the readings of the fuel pressures, then we proceeded to disconnect the fuel pressure regulator N 276 and there was no change in fuel ... Trouble codes: P2261 (boost pressure control [...] mechanical malfunctioning), P0087, P2294 (Fuel pressure regulator valve open circuit N276).
2005 Volvo V70 R 2.5L transfercase VIN: YV1SJ52705
Thanks for the help- what we found is the steering rack is groaning internally- we were finally able to duplicate the noise in the shop with the vehicle sitting still! Greg and crew
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