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|2004 BMW 325i 2.5L no heat VIN: WBAEV33494
the customer purchased the car about a year ago and has complained of no heat we have removed the waterpump again to check for any problem with none found and removed the heater hoses and check the heater for blocked we flushed water through the heater with ho...
|2006 Mercedes-Benz E350 3.5L ABS module VIN: WDBUF56J46
Code C225c Event ABS control Code C249F Operating time of component A7/3 (SBC left Hydaulic unit) is exceeded I have cleared codes and they return. I know that this part has an extended warranty to 10 yrs unlimited miles. What I need to know is does this conti...
|2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSE29M9Y
The car came in and would not accelerate at all, would just idle. It was already torn apart as a few other people had worked on it before me. Found a blown fuse #5 in fuse box inside car. Replaced that and the car would rev. in t body limp mode. Set codes p163... Trouble codes: P1639, P1634
|2007 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T 2.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWTK73C67
Thank you for taking the time to read this. I have 3 of these cars here now and they are beating us! Customer states there is an intermittent poor running or shaking from the car. (Every 2.0 Turbo VW it seems) The only code in the system at the moment is p030... Trouble codes: P0303 (Cylinder 3 Misfire)
|1999 Volvo S80 2.9 2.9L rack and pinion VIN: YV1TS97D4X
Customer brought in his car because of a fluid leak problem. We checked it out and saw it was leaking from the rack and pinion and the power steering pressure hose. We changed the pressure hose and got the rack and pinion remanufactured through our local par...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|2004 BMW 545i 4.4L oil pressure VIN: WBANB33514
FINALLY found the issue -- chunk of hard plastic stuck in the check valve leading to the oil pressure switch. Valves are threaded into the cylinder heads, remove the throttle body for access. Unknown where the plastic came from, blew air through all passages b...
|2001 Porsche Boxster Roadster S 3.2L tiptronic VIN: WP0CB29831
the problem turned out to be that the wiring harness for the istrument cluster was pinched in between the dash and the dash support bracket. repaired the damaged wires. thanks for the help, fred.
|2002 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L No Start VIN: WVWSP61J72
Thank's to ALL, We had the inj. pump rebuilt and that fixed the problem. G.T.