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|1997 Jaguar XK8 4.0L charging VIN: SAJGX2744V
Hello: Have this XK8 with a charging issue; Replaced the alternator/rebuilt the system is charging but still have the warning in dash/baterry not charging. Checked charging voltage, it is at 13.8v. Is there a reset procedure for that? Also have ABS pump failur... Trouble codes: C1095 (Abs pump motor)
|2004 Mercedes-Benz CL500 5.0L Suspension VIN: WDBPJ75J14
Car came in for a ABC pump and a hose leaking. We replaced the pump, the system wasn't complete empty so we did not have to bleed, suspension went up but right side was a litle bit higher from left side and there was a codes C1525-016(Level calibration was not...
|2002 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Power windows VIN: WVWPD63B72
I am thinking that the water has affected the CCM but I am hesitant with out some more information to replace it. I already have $200 in parts that have not fixed this problem. Any information would certainly be appreciated.
|2003 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L Engine VIN: 3VWSE69M03
Original customer complaint was loud ticking/knocking noise and oil light on. Customer continued to drive home (~5 miles) with light on and noise. No smoking at this time. Inspected vehicle and found cam chain tensioner slack. Checked oil pressure, was 0 until...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|2004 Land Rover Discovery SE 4.6L No Start VIN: SALTY19434
It seems like when the four way flashers go on, with no start, there is an inertia switch problem. I had bypassed the switch with no luck. The inertia switch passed 12v on to the fuse box and somewhere else. Well, after lifting up the fuse box I saw where mice...
|2004 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: SALME114X4
Hello everyone: Thanks for the replies and info on this rover. All the info pointed to the fact that theese cars have issue with the crank breather system,check hoses for signs of oil. Also fuel pressure for trim issues and that cats tend to crack and cause ... Trouble codes: P1170 (Manufacturer controlled fuel air metering), P1173 (Manufacturer controlled fuel air metering).
|2003 Mercedes-Benz SL500 5.0L starter battery VIN: WDBSK75F53
Thanks to all the techs that replied. I ended up sending this vehicle to the dealer , since my scantool was not supporting communication with the BNS and they arrived to the same conclusion as me that the battery module needs to be replaced together with a se...
|2010 Mercedes-Benz ML350 Bluetec 4Matic 3.0L CEL on VIN: 4JGBB2FB4A
Thanks Leo and Justin..the fix was the intank DEF module..As you both stated, the continuity check was ok but resistance was way out of spec according to the numbers...I did first check and make sure the SCR module update was done,which it was, so I got anothe...
|2003 Volkswagen Golf GTI 1.8T 1.8L y connector by coolant tank VIN: 9BWDE61J93
Originally used aftermarket y pipe. Replaced with dealer part and all is good.
|2004 Volkswagen Passat GL 1.8L timing belt VIN: WVWMD63B04
We removed the bumper and front clip to get access. The condenser was just moved out of the way. The job was not too bad, just took some time. It seems that the main problem was that the water pump was leaking. On teardown, we could see that the timing compone...