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2003 BMW 330Ci 3.0L Unknown VIN: WBABN534X3
I'm seaking some help here please.i working this bmw that will goes into limp mode every so offten..pulls codes from both eng & trans.trans codes 56,59,54&48.eng codes 204,202,203,227,228,238,243,239,241,240&242.after seeing all of these codes i decided to cle...
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2004 BMW 545i 4.4L engine VIN: WBANB33514
customer states while driving low oil pressure warning message came on. I have not been able to duplicate message, but the oil pressure at idle is borderline. Specs show 1 bar(14.5 psi). If the message came on while driving, that makes me think the control pre...
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2008 Jaguar Vanden Plas 4.2L dome light VIN: SAJWA82B18
here is one for you jaguar techs customer came in with concern of center dome light inop in upper console and back up sensors not working . well i checked the bulb and it was good but replaced bulb just because , still no inop. i can power probe pins at the pl...
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1992 Mercedes-Benz 300SE (Car) 3.2L Stall VIN: WDBGA32E6N
Vehicle came in with a blown headgasket-rusty water in the cooling system. I do not normally work on Benz but he is a very good customer. Pulled head and timing covers. Valve job was done, timing chain and guides w/p ect. Reassembled and the engine will not ma...
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2006 Volkswagen Jetta 2.0T 2.0L gears VIN: 3VWNJ71K66
client has this problem with his car we have not yet run into the same problem after 30km of driving client has broght this video to our attn and says his car reacted the same
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1994 Volvo 940 T 2.3L No Start VIN: YV1JW8315R
First time visit for this car at my shop, notice the miles. I saw the 'suppression' relay that powers ECM, injectors and pump relay laying on it's side so I popped in a new relay, no change. Checking electrics there was no injector pulse, no signal to pump rel...
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2004 Jaguar XJ8 4.2L Electronic VIN: SAJWA71C34
Ronald and John were right on this one. We found the TSB stating that the vehicle needed a software re flash and resetting of adaptations. Off to the dealer it went. So far after a couple of days there are no issues. Thanks guys.
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2001 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L y3/6n3-speed sensor VIN: 4JGAB54E41
We made a temporary harness for the transmission-drove for a week with no problems-ordered new connectors and pins for the transmission ans transmission module and made a new harness.Customer has had for over a week now with no problems.Thanks for all the repl...
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2004 Mercedes-Benz S430 4.3L trunk/doors VIN: WDBNG70J44
Thanks for everyone`s response and help , it turned out to be a bad PSE module/pump . I took out the module , the pump was working but the nipple for the pressure hose was completely melted somehow ,it could not pump any pressure to operate the system , put a ...
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2002 Saab 9-3 SE 2.0L Stall VIN: YS3DF55K62
Alright, well I cannot say I didnt see this coming... On a whim my boss asked me to pull the CKP out and inspect it, it was a chia pet. Cleaned it off, threw it back in and it ran for 5-6 hours without stalling, pulled the CKP back out and it was a mini chia ...
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2004 Volkswagen Passat GLX 2.8L Heater VIN: WVWRH63B14
Hi Guys; This car finaly came back last friday to pull the water pump. I sold the timing belt/water pump to the customer with the assumption that there was a water pump problem. I was relieved to find that the water pump impellor could spin on the water pump ...
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2005 Volvo S60 R 2.5L Lower steering column VIN: YV1RH52775
Thanks to all that replied. What I did was remove the upper pinch bolt and disconnected the lower shaft from the upper. Next I supported the engine from the top then lowered the rear of the cradle. At that point I coated the area surrounding the rack with "Hot...
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2006 Volvo S40 2.4i 2.4L Fuel Gauge,Window,Wipers SRS, Directionals VIN: YV1MS38236
Thank you David,Bruce and Jim for your help Fix was in securing harness connection at the CEM I did look at them initially but obviously not well enough. Car is on it's way back to its owner
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