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|1984 Alfa Romeo GTV-6 2.5 2.5L Temp Control Valve VIN: ZARMA6694E
Hello iATN and thank you for any help you may be able to offer. I have quite the car here, the dash is apart in a million pieces. The customer has bypassed the heating system to "get it out of the way" for diagnosis. The main complaint right now is that there ...
|2004 Jaguar XJ8 4.2L Cmpressor VIN: SAJEA71C54
Ac compressor clutch reads 4.2 ohms. With compressor unplugged, i get power and ground at the plug, however as soon as i plug it in the power drops to 3v and the compressor does not engage. Power and ground to the ac control module is good. This module direct...
|2006 Mini Cooper S 1.6L Cooling Fans VIN: WMWRH335X6
Hello all. I have a 2006 Mini Cooper S JCW that is exhibiting very strange Cooling Fan symptoms related to operating the A/C System. Initial customer concern was the Cooling Fans operating more frequently than she remembered from the past. I initially pursued ...
|2004 Volvo S80 2.5T 2.5L Surge VIN: YV1TS59H64
Replaced ETM for re-occuring codes 919a, 913c, 990a. Cleaned PCV system because of high crankcase pressure. Cleared codes, re-adapt ETM, code 130a - air leakage at intake- returns and car has intermittent idle surge. Smoke checked for vacuum leaks, none found.... Trouble codes: ECM13, P0101 (Air leak intake), 919A, 913C, 990A
|2004 Volvo XC90 T6 2.9L Driveshaft VIN: YV1CZ91H14
we have taken drive shaft(driveline) out to inspect (customer complaint, vibration at higher speeds 50mph +) front yoke--grease had come out, upon removal of front joint assembly we found drive line is stripped at the formost part by angle gear and part of it ...
|2007 Volvo XC90 3.2 3.2L Mechanical VIN: YV4CZ98277
vehicle acts like torque converter is locked in all time. hard shift into reverse and drive, then tries to kill engine when vehicle is at stop if you allow it to move its pretty much ok, vbx states that stuck on tcc solonoid or circuit is commom to aw80 trans,...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|1989 BMW 325i 2.5L noisy driveline VIN: WBAAA1307K
I thank everyone for their input. As I said, this is my son's car, and I simply have not had time to look at it again.Perhaps a chassis ear is my next step. I will admit, this is one weird noise to diagnose. It is bad enough that the problem should seem obviou...
|2002 BMW 745Li 4.4L right front headlamp keeps shorting out
Thank you for all the input it ended up being in the housing at the coax cable part to the headlamp to the connecter. Thanks again
|2008 Maserati GranTurismo 4.2L Mechanical VIN: ZAMGJ45A98
Well this car is fixed. The car came in with timing chain noise and the update fix is to replace both cam variators and solenoids. So i performed the job by using maseratitechinfo.com. The site was really expensive, ($350 for 30 days) but was well worth it. Th...
|2001 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L chime for door,headlight VIN: WVWAC63B21
This one needed a comfort control mod. ,we took the mod apart to find rust and green stuff growing. All's well in the Passat's chime world. Thank's for all the response's G.T.
|2001 Volvo S80 T6 2.8L Electronic VIN: YV1TS90D01
this vehicle got sent to the junkyard, so I don't have a definitive answer, but from all the replies and the dealer techs that I spoke with, it looks like a new tranny would have taken care of the issue. I don't believe a solenoid would have taken care of the ...