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2004 Audi Allroad Quattro 2.7L think turbo VIN: WA1YD64B74
Replace Timing Belt and Componants Replace Valve cover gaskets and variable timing gaskets. Test drive Excessive exaust Smoke after stop.Exaust looks like and smells like emmisions not like oil or coolant.Rechecked all my vaccum and vent lines and hoses all O....
2007 BMW 650i 4.8L Pt Can VIN: WBAEK13527
Vehicle will intermittently go into limp mode and set PT CAN (powertrain network) faults in all of the power-train modules. Sometimes the DME, trans, valvetronic, CAS or other control modules will lose communication to the scan tool. This most commonly occurs ...
2008 Smart Fortwo Passion 1.0L Mechanical VIN: WMEEJ31X98
This is a new vehicle to us. Customer commutes 200 miles a day. Engine has been replaced 30K ago with a good used assembly. Concern: Check engine lamp came on. Customer pulled over within 1 mile and towed vehicle in. Verify check engine lamp on. DTC's P0303. R...
2004 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 1.9L 2nd gear VIN: 3VWCR31C54
This New Beetle came in for grinding in 1st and second gears, both upshifts and downshifts, also hard to shift to neutral from reverse. Upon disassembly, I found the 1st and 2nd syncro brass rings shattered (teenage daughter learning how to drive a stick?) and...
2006 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5 2.5L 2-3-4 4-5 shift VIN: 3VWPW31C86
Hi VW techs, I have a 2006 beetle 2.5 with a 6 speed auto tranny that has very hard and delayed 3-4 shift and also int erratic 3-4-5 shift with int high rpm flaring. At first we could not scan ecm but i saw that the vehicle had an after market radio. i discon...

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2001 Audi A6 Quattro 2.8L Mechanical VIN: WAUEH64B71
it ended up being right valve cover leaking. chande the gasket and a whole lot of hoses that look like pcv system
2000 BMW 528i 2.8L Engine Block VIN: WBADM6340Y
Installing the time certs worked perfectly. Please make sure you get the certs that come with the guide plate to make the installation go smoothly.
2006 BMW 525i 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBANE53536
After reviewing all the great replies we tried what victor from new jersey sugested we removed the knock sensors from thje block and taped them to the wire harness , no codes reappeared . We then got more information from the customer who stated that he had th... Trouble codes: P0328 (bank 1 knock sensor high voltage), P1328.
2002 Mercedes-Benz C320 3.2L Bas, Esc VIN: WDBRF64J32
Thanks to everyone who replied. We ended up sending this car to the dealer for further diagnoses and the problem was the ABS control module. That is kind of what we were thinking but without any diagnostic procedures there was no way I was replacing the modu...
2002 Volkswagen Cabrio GLX 2.0L Stall VIN: 3VWDC21V62
first i wanna thank everyone who helped stanley james and jim you guys r the bomb scped signal from ecm its smoked customer is not sure what to do i will update with any new info thanks again
2004 Volvo XC90 T6 2.9L HVAC, Cluster, Fuel door, Windows, Power seats VIN: YV1CM91H54
i apologize to all for taking so long to close this i got tied up and busy and forgot it was open! there was a few suggestions in here that were very close!! the low speed network was being shut down due some garbage being sent out from one of the modules. th...
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