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2007 Audi Q7 4.2L Ecm VIN: WA1AV74L87
Hello everybody, can somebody recommend a diagnostic tool apart from dealer that can be able to code a new engine control unit for Audi Q7 2007. Best regards
1992 Mercedes-Benz 500SEL 5.0L Right Rear Door VIN: WDBGA51E7N
Good morning folks! I have a benz here that I can't get the door to open. I was able to lower the window and removed a couple of trim parts to look at the latch and locking system. Everything is moving ok and when you lock and unlock the door, you can "feel" ...
1999 Mercedes-Benz C230 Kompressor 2.3L abs VIN: WDBHA24G1X
car came in with abs light on and avr light on. it had 11 codes in it,c1101,c1102,c1103,c1200,c1314,c1022,c1031,c1300,c1302,c1 304,c1306. clear them all and the only the comes back is c1101. SO I REPLACE RF WHEEL SPEED SENSOR, STILL CANT CLEAR THE CODES TO GET...
2005 Mercedes-Benz CLK500 5.0L oil VIN: WDBTK75G95
Hi guys, We have this V8 benz with a significant oil leak. I believe this is a 113 engine, but I could be wrong. We have oil running down the back of the block and dripping out of the bell housing. I have found some information regarding plastic plugs at the b...
2007 Mini Cooper 1.6L engine light VIN: WMWMF33567
Hello IATN techs. This one has got me to finally post a help request. the code 278a "fuel mixture adaptation, idling per time unit too rich" will not go away. i cleared it and in about one month it came back. i reflashed the computer per tsb number si m12 04 0...
2006 Smart Fortwo Pulse .8L No Start VIN: WMEAJ00F66
to all the smart techs out there i need your help. this deisel has no power to glow plugs tried different glow plug modules with no success. there is no codes stored and i have done extensive wire testing. i have battery power, ignition feed, ground, and a du...
1979 Volkswagen Transporter Campmobile 2.0L engine VIN: 2292067572
misfire under a load. rough idle. ignition looks good on scope pattern, fuel pressure 30psi @ idle and 40psi@ higher rpm. timing set to spec 4atdc... looking at o2 sensor good fuel control. passes smog. nox abit high 900ppm. co@.03% hc. 100ppm.any help will be...
2001 Volkswagen EuroVan MV 2.8L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WV3AB47011
Ok I would like to thank you all in advance for this one... I have been pulling out my hair on this. I am not too familiar with the VW motors and this one is really throwing me for a loop. Its a VR6 DOHC. Van came in with customer stating that it intermittent... Trouble codes: P0300 (p0301-), P0301 (p0302-), P0302 (p0303-), P0303 (p0304-), P0304 (testing and results)
2002 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSE69M02
Intermittent check engine light with codes P0411 / 16795 for incorrect secondary injection air flow, and P1136 / 17544 for intermittent lean fuel condition. Checked IATN archives and performed what was found on the related cases. Activated the air pump with th... Trouble codes: P0411 (16795 - Secondary Air Injection System Incorrect Flow Detected), P1136 (17544 - Fuel Trim Bank 1 add System Too Lean Intermittently)
2009 Volkswagen Passat Komfort 2.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWJK73C99
We really need some help with this one. We moved everything looking for this miss but come up with no change. Car only misfires the first minute or so of running and always #two cly. We are about ready to take the intake off and move the Injectors but don't ha... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Misfire), P0301 (Miss 1), P0302 (Miss 2)
2002 Volvo S40 1.9L Starting
Hi everyone, This volvo came in a while ago for a engine replacement as it had badly overheated. The car did crank over when it first arrived at the shop, but the car sat for a few weeks in the same spot before I got the go ahead to replace the engine. When I ...
2006 Volvo XC90 2.5T 2.5L instrument cluster message VIN: YV4CY592X6
Help volvo techs this xc90 came with message on dash right side low beam failure it has halogen lights not hid. Dtc from cem is 372:cem-8a21 low beam right signal too low.all lights and right side low beam works all the time is just the message in cluster. I ...

Fixes & Summaries for European
Fix/Summary Answers
2006 BMW 750i 4.8L cable
We got the hood open. The trick on this car, is to access the cable going to the L hood latch. To do this, remove the L inner fender shield, remove the bolt holding the fender and pull it out an inch or so, then with a mirror you can see the cable going to the...
2004 Mercedes-Benz CLK500 5.0L Bas esp module VIN: WDBTJ75JX4
Update to this ticket. Replaced with another used module and received same failure codes. Communication was available with all modules. I used mercedes das for scanning. Even though battery tested fine I replaced with a new one and that corrected the problem...
2001 Volkswagen EuroVan MV 2.8L Misfire VIN: WV3AB47011
Thank you all for your responses. I have learned alot about these engines in the past few days. I am going to close this without a fix as I would like to start another request with much more information about the problems at hand. I think this will offer mo... Trouble codes: P0300.
2004 Volvo S60 2.4 2.4L No Start, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1RS61T94
Thank you to all who replied.But customer took the vehicle.We never fixed it
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