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2005 Audi A6 Quattro 3.2L cylinder head VIN: WAUDG74FX5
Hi there first time posting here so sorry for mistakes.I am working on a 2005 Audi A6 with a 3,2 engine code BKH.Bank 1 chain tensioner broke and it hit valves on that bank only.Now this is a high mileage vehicle and trying to fix it within resonable price and...
1995 BMW 740i 4.0L No Start VIN: WBAGF6327S
Vehicle towed in . customer states battery went dead and after he recharged it the car wouldnt start. he replaced the battery. when i check for codes i have no communication with the dme.check fuses 22 24 in the ebox. no crank and no start. have done lots of r...
1995 BMW 318i 1.8L No Start, Cuts out VIN: 4USCC7321S
Hi guys this thing is driving me nuts, origionaly came in for a no start found coil pack number 4 expanded and cracked. replaced coil pack still no fire on 4. Pulled the plugs and wires found fouled and replaced them as well. At this time car runs on 3 cylinde...
2003 BMW 330i 3.0L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAEV53453
Hi iatn memebers! Thanks in advance for any input. Im sure it will help. The costumer drove the car in with transmission shifting problem we fixed that, found a bunch of lose wires and connectors, but the car still have no power when HOT and if you turn it off...
2005 BMW Z4 3.0i 3.0L warning lamp VIN: WBABT52050
Hi Guys Got an issue with this BMW. Replaced the window reg in the drivers door, followed instructions with no problems. Reassembled ,reset clock and window relearn and all works fine. Found the Air Bag light staying on scan the car with 2 Scan tools and both...
2005 Jaguar X-Type 3.0L Cooling Systems VIN: SAJWA51C35
Engine Temperture to Low-- Vehicle runs at 1/4 on the temp gauge. I have verified gauge, ECT, and infrared thermometer all agree its really running at 150F. I can get the vehicle to run at normal operating temperture (185-200F)if i leave it idle for extended p...
2005 Jaguar S-Type 3.0L Loss of power VIN: SAJWA01T65
This Jag needs a throttle body, that we know (Code P2135- throttle control, loss of power. So common that dealerships stock this expensive part). The problem is conflicting information from both independent sources and dealerships concerning coding. Some say p...
1999 Mercedes-Benz SL500 5.0L Valve Train VIN: WDBFA68F9X
Brought to shop for a noise complaint in engine area only when started cold. Can actually get noise to happen even if vehicle is warm. Sounds like valve train noise and only heard on passenger side. Noise increases with engine speed and almost diminishes when ...
2002 Mercedes-Benz C320 3.2L Bas, Esc VIN: WDBRF64J32
I would appreciate any help from the Mercedes techs. I have a 2002 C320 with DTC's C1201 and C1330. The brake booster was replaced with a new one (not at our shop) but the codes still came back. The problem I'm running in to is that I have no diagnostic inform...
1979 Porsche 911 SC 3.0L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hard cold start
Hello, have a 79 911sc here that has a hard cold start problem. Once you get it started and it has been at idle for a minute or two it runs perfectly!! The cold start valve and thermoswitch were replaced(power to both). So here is how I tested fuel pressure. I...
2002 Volkswagen Cabrio GLX 2.0L Stall VIN: 3VWDC21V62
thanks in advance for the help car came in on hook no start tested coil and replaced with aftermarket it lasted 1 day next replaced with oe coil lasted 2 weeks another new oe coil fired right iam not real good on vw any help on what i should look for or test w...
2000 Volvo V70 2.4L Timing&Aligning Cams & Crank VIN: YV1LW61J9Y
I would like some pictures.i made a tool to align the cams but not sure of the crank shaft & vvt intake cam
2000 Volvo S80 2.9 2.9L windshield wipers VIN: YV1TS94D6Y
Windshield wipers work whenever they feel like it, they don't stop in the parked position, no pattern to the problem, low washer fluid level light on at the same time, even though the bottle is full Checked CEM for codes, 8F2D, 8F22 & 8F2E Checked the batter...
2004 Volvo XC70 2.5L Unknown VIN: YV1SZ59H94
Replace front struts with sachs struts,(old ones leaking) upper spring seats(worn), Nordic lowers control arms(bad bushings), front calipers (one was hannging up), hoses(cracked), pads and rotors. now under acell. front end lifts and pulls hard to the right le...

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1999 Mercedes-Benz E320 4Matic 3.2L headlights VIN: WDBJF82H9X
hey guys car finally came back,we had switched the battery and ignition feed on the headlight switch module to temporarily keep lights from staying on.dave from california hit it on the head. i might say without a lot of information ,i guess he had a lot of tu...
2003 Porsche Boxster Roadster 2.7L no start VIN: WP0CA29823
sorry for long delay,customer decided not to continue with diagnosis,and the vehicle was traded in,last weekd vehicle was picked up.the vehicle was not fixed by me,it was taken to porsche dealer ship and a key was made for it,anti theft module was replaced,eng...
2004 Volvo XC70 2.5L headlights VIN: YV1SZ59H24
I intend to try to recalibrate the position sensor via the suspension module when i see this car again. We have been having trouble trying to coordinate a reschedule. I recall stumbling on this procedure with the Launch tool when I had this car in last and doi...
2005 Volvo XC90 2.5T 2.5L Mechanical VIN: YV1CZ59265
Hello everyone and thank you for the replies,this vehicle is still setting ECM 120D air mass single too low and ECM 121B flow too low,setting light on second road trip cycle,re-smoked intake under low pressure and found a small leak on left lower side of inte...
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