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2007 Aston Martin V8 Vantage 4.3L Warning Message VIN: SCFBB03B17
Car had been in storage for 6 months. After starting up fine, about one minute later, the message shows up in the IC, "ELECTRIC SYSTEM SERVICE URGENT", together with the battery-charge-light. I replaced the battery and the alternator (original AM), no change, ...
2008 Chevrolet Malibu LTZ 2.4L no sound VIN: 1G1ZK57B78
This car when you power the radio on, it comes on but there is no SOUND, even when you use turn signal no sound but the turn signal works alright, there is no chim sound as well as. the amplified at the box is okay, because i touch it and felt it hot, but th...
2002 Dodge Ram 1500 ST 5.9L compressor clutch VIN: 1D7HU18Z62
this dodge belongs to a friend in s w missouri and info is limited due to the fact im in wi. the a/c system was working fine last fall and this spring the a/c clutch will engauge for about 10 seconds and will get the low side line at the compressor cold until ...
2000 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L compressor VIN: 1FTRX17W7Y
Vehicle handed to me from another tech. Compressor will not come on. At WOT Relay, pins 2 and 3 has power. Pin 5 has ground. Jumper 3 and 5 and compressor kicks in. Placing a wire under pin 1 relay installed, manually ground with power probe, relay switches p...
2003 Ford Taurus LX 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: 1FAFP55S63
I have a 03 Taurus when you go down road and let off throttle rpms stay up like cruise is on. I also can duplicate problem on lift with car off ground, if I put in gear engine will surge from 1100 to 1400 rpms and if I unhook iac valve idle will go to normal, ...
2005 Honda Accord Hybrid 3.0L radio VIN: JHMCN36545
My serial number is [...].Thank in advance.
2004 Hyundai Sonata GLS 2.7L OBD readiness VIN: KMHWF25H24
Wondering if you guys had experience with this. Checking the O2 sensors will probably not do much since if they were really bad there would have been a code already.

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2003 Audi A4 Quattro 3.0L steering rack VIN: WAULT58E53
Afternoon all, Well I got the bolt out by putting a swival between two 8 inch extensions and having my other tech guide the socket onto the bottom bolt through the left wheel well. Also found out [the hard way] its easier to hook up the lines before you bolt u...
2007 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD LT 6.0L Tpms and airbag light illuminated VIN: 1GCHK29K67
For The Tire pressure relarn issue I removed the rear door panel and assoicted trim in the same area I found a broken green wire for the Remote Keyless Entry Door Lock Reciver, Vehicles tire pressure will now relearn. For the airbage light I Got a couple used ...
2008 Chevrolet Malibu LTZ 3.6L engine reduce power VIN: 1G1ZK57788
thanks be to Russell from Florida , whose post help me greatly to root out my fault... i have finally found out that the underhood fusebox which is causing this, the copper bus line in the fuse box, when heated cut off power to some relays and causing ignit...
2002 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 5.4L No Start VIN: 1FTNW21L72
Well this ones fixed. Thanks to all for your help.Lots called the crank sensor, but I had checked the crank signal and cam signal at the ecm plug and had good signals.In the end it was the ecm ,I had good signals but the computer wouldn't process them. Found a...
2002 Mercedes-Benz CLK430 4.3L No interior dash lights or counsle lights VIN: WDBLJ70G82
I removed the radio trim and center counsel trim I found that at one time someone must have decked out the vehicle in aftermarket audio equipment Their were several wires cut and several black universal audio equipment wires, I found grey wire that had power w...
2005 Smart Fortwo .8L not shifting VIN: WMEAJ00F35
Customer towed the car away, he was not willing to spend the time or money to diagnose this problem. Thanks to all who offered help, but at this time I don't have any helpful info to post. Jeralene
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