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2003 Audi Allroad Quattro 2.7L Engine VIN: WA1YD54B63
Customer has overheated 3 times in the past year, all on days that were over 70 derees F. It happened twice last summer and once last week. Every time, the customer had been driving for 45 minutes or more and the temp gauge crept to hot and the warning sounded...
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2006 Audi A3 2.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUMF78P26
Hello Audi/VW Techs. This A3 has a pattern of running rough and misfiring for about 30 seconds when cold, then it runs perfect all day. High and low fuel pressure are within specs. Coils have been updated. The interesting thing is that when it runs rough my re... Trouble codes: P0300 (p0301-), P0301 (p0303-), P0303 (p0304-), P0304
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2007 Audi A6 Quattro 3.2L Starting,No Dash Lights,No Windows,No Radio Or Hea VIN: WAUDH74F17
Hello techs this audi was sitting for a week or so customer went to use and could not.it has no lights at all on dash with key on.windows,radio,wipers,locks and heater inop and wont crank.i believe i checked all fuses,relays and i replaced the ignition switch/...
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2000 BMW Z3 Roadster 2.8L Floor VIN: 4USCH3349Y
Rain water coming into rear pillar from convertible top, it is normal to drip it there, but can not find water drain holes or channel. I have limited information on this, Alldata does not show anything and it is soaking the floors and trunk. Thank you!
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2003 BMW X5 4.4i 4.4L steering wheel radio controls VIN: 5UXFB33543
have no control of radio with steering wheel switches. i do however have cruise control function leading me to believe the clockspring is ok. the way these are set up, the radio switches are on the left side of the wheel and run across to the right side cruise...
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2009 BMW X5 xDrive35d 3.0L MIL Lamp on, VIN: 5UXFF03519
vehicle has message no start in 180 miles . wrong def fluid added . drained and refilled tanks with proper fluid . can not get two codes to clear . I can get in dde module but not sure if there is a separate module just for scr system . any advice appreciated ... Trouble codes: P2201, P207F
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2010 BMW X5 M 4.4L Misfire VIN: 5YMGY0C5XA
misfiring really bad seams to be at least three cylinders. Checked coils ok. checked compression ok. Can not check fuel trims because it is in a limp mode. Scan tool for some reason doesn't have pid for mass air flow sensor. I think it may be the fuel injector... Trouble codes: P0300, 2D2E, 2B16, 2B17, 2B23, 2B22
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2002 Land Rover Discovery Series II SE 4.0L Moon roofs VIN: SALTY15482
Aloha to all you Land Rover techs, I have a 2002 Disco that will intermittently open both front and rear moonroofs at the same time with key on power. Once they open the system becomes inoperable till a random time later. I've gone as far as cleaning and lubin...
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2006 Mercedes-Benz R500 5.0L Air Suspension VIN: 4JGCB75E96
Hello group we have this beautifull benz that is driving us nuts the Airmatic suspension system sets the RR high when ever it feels like it. Clearing the code and draining the air lines seems to correct it for a few weeks then its back again. the Launch shows ...
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2008 Mercedes-Benz E350 4Matic 3.5L Speakers VIN: WDBUF87XX8
Cant find amp checked connections on radio ok. Static in speakers even when in CD mode.
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2010 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 3.0L MIL Lamp on, No power VIN: WDZPE7CC4A
Can anyone Email or fax me the schematics for this vehicle. We are getting multiple codes. Air intake sensor, MAF sensor, EGR, Swirl valve, etc. Vehicle has no power. Also #5 fuse is shorted and we think it is related. I need the schematic for engine performan...
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2004 Saab 9-3 Arc 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: YS3FD79YX4
This 2004 9-3 came in with CEL on. Faults P1343 (Ionization Signal or Trigg, Coil 3 to CDM, Open/Short), and P0303 (Misfiring, Cylinder 3) present. Car ran fine. Checked plugs, ignition wiring with no evidence of problems. Replaced #3 ignition coil. Noticed co... Trouble codes: P1343 (Ionization Signal or Trigg Coil 3 to CDM Open/Short), P0303 (Misfiring Cylinder 3.)
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2004 Volkswagen Touareg V8 4.2L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: WVGCM77LX4
This this is kicking my butt i am at a dead loss on where to go now any info will help thanks Trouble codes: P1130 (Ltft multi. B2 system too lean), P1128 (Ltft multi b1 system too lean), P2181 (Cooling system performance), P2231 (O2 sensor signal circuit shorted to heater b1s1)
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2004 Volkswagen Touareg V8 4.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: WVGCM67L74
Hi I have a VW touareg with a chech engine light on, and thought for sure I had it. but I was rong it has a code P0340 and the wiring checked good at the conector so i replaced the sensor but the code came back within a minit of running has anyone come accros ... Trouble codes: P0340
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2011 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWPL7AJ5B
I have this Jetta here that keeps setting a p0263. I followed the diagnosis chart and checked the ohm of the injector and came up with 183 k ohm, which is within the spec. I also check the wiring from the injector to the ECM, it is also good. The car does no... Trouble codes: P0263
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2005 Volvo S60 2.4 2.4L wiper,cruise & volume control on steering wheel VIN: YV1RS79695
Hello Volvo Tech This Volvo S60 has developed into a headache. At first we thought it was a case of fuse, stalk switch or wiring problem. Hazard lights work ok. Wipers work on limp mode ie one speed, washers do not work and other problems mentioned in related...
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2007 BMW 335i 3.0L Radio and Nav VIN: WBAWB73527
Thanks for the help so far. The airbags were not deployed, the damage was more superficial. I referred the customer to the dealership since the power distribution module was believed to be at fault (the kl30g-f relay specifically) and since the vehicle falls u...
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1985 Saab 900 S 2.0L Mechanical VIN: YS3AH35J5F
Thanks for everyones suggestions, we swapped the pads from side to side and the horrible thumping moved to the left side. We put a different set of pads in it and it is perfect. I have heard other techs say the definition of NEW part never ever worked!!! Isn...
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1999 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L speed sensor VIN: 3VWRA81H8X
Hello All, Another one down the road thanks to the pros on IATN. Thanks to Stanley [...] Pennsylvania for his tip on adapting the throttle body and setting the kickdown in the trans controller. Performed the two steps using VCDS and she shifted fine. I never ...
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2001 Volkswagen EuroVan MV 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WV2NB47081
Most of the help was not directly aimed at the question. The customer is debating any further repair. Not fixed, but not too much prospect of repairing at this time. Thanks to those who took the time to respond. Trouble codes: P0411 (Seconadary AIR Low Flow).
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