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2003 BMW 745Li 4.4L Collision Repair VIN: WBAGN63433
Inspected battery safety terminal, buckles and air bags (non deployed) scanned SGM-ZGM no codes SIM had codes 93DF/93D0/93CD with other unreadable codes. All codes cleared but0,16,94,87 code. Called launch and they said it was a "factory" code and had no refer...
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2007 Jaguar Vanden Plas 4.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: SAJWA82B67
This fault will not go away, we have installed the new listed parts above, we also updated the PCM with the latest software calibration, the air pump is NOT stuck on like the fault code indicates, it operates normally per temperature like it should, When you c... Trouble codes: P2444 (Secondary Air Injection Pump stuck on Bank 1)
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1992 Mercedes-Benz 500SL 5.0L idle fluctuation VIN: WDBFA66EXN
This car has a constant idle fluctuation of about 500 rpm at idle that seems to be on a rhythmic pattern(up down up down in the same time frame).It occurred out of nowhere. It can be felt driving down the road also. I have a AST/Programa pulse code reader that...
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2010 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 3500 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WDPPF4CC3A
Hi guys. Need help on the code.we had this truck last week with low boost code and code listed below. Took care the low boost issue but could not find any info on p106200 code. Sprinter teckinfo website has code listed but no description what so ever.called me... Trouble codes: P1062, P7000, P7010
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2005 Saab 9-7x Linear 4.2L Differential VIN: 5S3ET13S75
The differential was replaced for groaning on turns per Saab service bulletin 06-04-20-001 that applies to 2005 Saab 9-7X vehicles only. The groaning went away but the customer is complaining about the noise of the tires slipping on the pavement when making tu...
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2005 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Mechanical VIN: WVWCD63BX5
this car cxame in due for timing belt. had a very bad vibration when in gears . worst in drive. once you take off its smooth. . all mount were changed. everything volkswagon parts. that this would fix vibration. feels like its coming from front of engine. has ...
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2006 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSW31C46
Been awhile ladies and gentlemen, guess that's a good thing though. Yet here I am needing your assistance. I have a 06 Beetle that keeps setting code for evap leak. 1st visit, purge solenoid on intake wouldn't seal. Replaced with dealer part, Works great now. ... Trouble codes: P0455
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1994 Volvo 850 2.4L No Start VIN: YV1LS5522R
We found a melted cap and rotor which we replaced the first time the vehicle was towed in to our shop. Which by the way was to totally melted from being on fire (Internally). The rear cam seal which is under the distributor cap and rotor was also blown out of ...
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2002 Volvo S40 1.9L Air Bag VIN: YV1VS29582
Hello, Air bag light is on with code SRS 013D, left SIPS bag, permanent fault. Inspected wiring under seat and all looks good. Can anyone tell me where I can find the resistance values for the air bags so that I can make up test connectors? I do not do enough ...
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2007 Mercedes-Benz R350 4Matic 3.5L Air-Matic Suspension VIN: 4JGCB65E57
thank you guys for the help. i apply soapy water at both rear air struts, found very small leaks at the struts. replaced both struts, and compressor relay. performed vehicle ride height adjustment with mb-scanner. once again, thanks you guys.
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2007 Saab 9-3 2.0T 2.0L ecm VIN: YS3FD49YX7
Used Ecu fixed the car. Installed it, and added it. I believe anders and one other mentioned battery voltage must be constant when programming. I use a voltage maintainer from programa tools. Tool is tech 2 and I use tis2web. There were no interruptions ...
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2000 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Misfire VIN: WVWMA23B1Y
First off thank you everyone for the help. Found the problem by accident. While looking for the bypass valve I noticed a small mark in the intake hose near the clamp at the turbo. Sure enough the intake hose was torn and sucking extra air. Change the hose ... Trouble codes: P0134 (O2 sensor bank 1 sensor 1 no activity), P3003, P0411 (Secondary air injection incorrect flow detected), P1136 (Fuel trim bank 1 too lean), P1545 (Throttle valve controller malfunction).
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2005 Volkswagen Beetle GL 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWBK31C35
Using the information provided by responding techs proved to be very useful. Group 32 and 33 in basic settings provided the most help in understanding why this system was biased rich. And basically it was only at idle. Creating an air leak would move the trim ... Trouble codes: 18628 (P2196 - B1S1 Reading Stuck Rich).
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2007 Volkswagen GTI 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWEV71K57
THANKS EVERYONE FOR YOUR HELP, I FOUND THE TIMING CHAIN WAS OFF A TOOTH, RE-ALIGNED THE CHAIN AND TESTED ALL OK. THANKS AGAIN FOR ALL THE HELP Trouble codes: P0016, P0300.
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