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2005 Audi A6 Quattro 4.2L left dynamic cornering light VIN: WAUDL94FX5
Hello fellow Audi techs. I Have this A6 that had a fault for the left side dynamic cornering light motor. the light seems to be a little lower than the right side. I ran through guided fault finding on my vag program and it was not very helpful. I ran through ...
2008 Audi A4 Quattro 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge VIN: WAUDF78E68
Hello Audi techs: Have this 08 A4 with 2.0 fsi with mil on and codes 16891, 18619 and 18711. The issue is I have an oil leak at cover, and i think the crank breather system is faulty. At idle I can't remove the oil filler cap, if i partially remove dipstick , ... Trouble codes: 16891 (Idle air control system rev/min higher than expected), 18619 (system lean at idle), 18711 (intake air leak)
2001 BMW 325Ci 2.5L convertible top
One for you Beamer boys. Got this '01 325CI that the convertible top is inoperable. It has a code 25- 'potentiometer short to ground' in the top module. Trouble is I can find no information in Mitchell, AllData or Identifix on what to do with this code or what...
2006 BMW 750i 4.8L 3-4 upshift VIN: WBAHL83506
Code 4F89 remains, no driveability concerns are noticed.
2007 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L Air Suspension VIN: SALMF15497
Has a history of suspension problems, apparently leaking down and not raising... I would like to install a kit from Arnott that would replace the air system with a kit eliminates the air system and also be able to keep the light/warning system from messaging. ...
1994 Mercedes-Benz SL500 5.0L convertible top VIN: WDBFA67E7R
This early 129 SL convertible cam in for top not working. Hard top will release and unlock, but convertible top will not rise, neither will anything else. Tried to perform scan tools test and reading, got no communication from convertible or roll top modules. ...
2003 Saab 9-3 Linear 2.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Misfire VIN: YS3FB45S03
I'd like some help or info on where to go with this Saab. It runs and drives flawlessly off idle, and has no codes driving along. If vehicle isn't allowed to idle for more than 10 seconds, there are no issues. It toggles in and out of closed loop and seems to ... Trouble codes: P0300
2005 Volkswagen Passat GLS 2.0L Oil Pressure VIN: WVWAE63B25
Dont know how much help i'll get on this one but here goes. 2005 VW Passat TDI came in with no oil pressure. Had a bad balance shaft/oil pump assembly which is a known problem. Customer did not want to fix and gave me the car. Found all kinds of info online ab...
2007 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T 2.0L parking brake VIN: WVWTK73C67
Vehicle came in with parking brake light flashing and chime going off.nothing was done with the brakes like recent replacement.pulled codes in parking brake module (65) and attemptemted to clear codes.code [...] voltage for right parking brake motor elet...
2011 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWLL7AJXB
Sorry I do not have testing results on hand for fuel preasure and tail pipe readings but all was within tolerance. EGR valve fuctions and is not binding/sticking. Exhaust flow seems to be good. fuel milage is in low to mid 40's. engine power is excellent. The ... Trouble codes: P0401

Fixes & Summaries for European
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2003 BMW 745Li 4.4L cluster, interior functions VIN: WBAGN63483
Sorry guys. Closing this one out w/o being fixed. I did the jumper sure reset before I put this help request up and after. It didn't fix it. I've been off for a few days but at last I spoke to my boss he was sending it to the local bummer specialist. Thx for ...
2003 Land Rover Freelander SE 2.5L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Stall VIN: SALNY12273
I want to thank those of you who offered suggestions, but the owner decided to not fix the vechical and to mine and his amazement it started up and he was able to drive it away. He will see what he can sell it for as is. Trouble codes: P0103, P1621.
2004 Land Rover Freelander SE 2.5L coolant leak VIN: SALNY22204
looks like all who talked about plastic thing were right, not looking forward to the job, boss is on vacation so ill let him go on safari for the parts since its kinda hard to come by around here but carquest deals with worldpac and other suppliers supplied to...
2004 Mercedes-Benz E320 4Matic 3.2L Suspension VIN: WDBUH82J64
I will be ordering and replacing the wiring harness. My be a week before I get the part and install it so, I'm closing this request so I can open another that I'm having a problem with. I will still be open to any suggestions on this one though. Thank you.
1999 Saab 9-3 2.0L No Start VIN: YS3DD58N9X
Well, all of the help responses said to r/r the cassette. I did and the car is running. I still did not get any idea on how to test this cassette but sometimes you just have to take it for what it is. Thank you all for your opinions and giving me your time.
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