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2009 Audi A4 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUJF78K29
This one came in Saturday at 4 pm. I have not done much to it. Vehicle came in with MIL on with no drivability problems. The engine runs really good otherwise. Don't find any air leaks under the hood. Any help is appreciated. Trouble codes: P2279 (intake air system leak), P2188 (System too rich off idle sporadic)
2004 Mercedes-Benz G500 5.0L diff lock VIN: WDCYR49E24
Hello Fellow techs i need to be schooled on the mercedes G500 Diff lock system please educate me. Ok when look at it i see a vacuum pump,a brake fluid resvoir,three solnoids,a bunch of vauum lines ,two brake lines two cylinders and two maybe some type of press...
2005 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L engine VIN: WVWBD63B15
Hello fellow techs, need some advice from the resident VW guys. Car came in on the hook, cam sprocket had come loose from the shaft, valve to piston contact. Vehicle sat at the customers residence for 6 months before he had the money to fix it. Replaced head w...

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2005 Mercedes-Benz C230 Kompressor 1.8L No Start VIN: WDBRF40J95
Well IATN came thru again. The problem is FIXED. You guys are right on about the oompression are too low. Removed engine head again, sent it out and have it redo. Now compression are at least 150psi all cylinders. You are right about the 5% that are the prob...
2006 Porsche Cayenne S 4.5L Coolant tubes VIN: WP1AB29P96
Thank you for the replies. It appears that with the updated tubes the 4 to 6 hour range is where most people are. To cover first time through and some possible minor delays I am quoting 5 to 6 hours. Thanks again for the prompt responses.
2002 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out VIN: 3VWSE69MX2
Replaced battery, and drove vehicle for two days, all seemed well. Released vehicle to customer. Thanks for all replies. Trouble codes: P0420, P1297, P1429, P0106, P1137, P0238.
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