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2001 Audi A6 Quattro 2.7L abs VIN: WAUED64B91
red abs lite on dash warning lite on dash no codes in abs system using vcds- I can see all abs sensors working up to 20 kmh reset l/f sensor in bore- r/f sensor is frozen in place replaced both front axles shafts, rotors and pads due to wear and noise both fro...
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2003 Audi A4 1.8L Pcm VIN: WAUVC68E63
car was towed in no start. cranks over but will not fire. checked for spark and no spark. connect to vcds- vag-com and i can communicate with all the modules except the engine computer. i have checked all the fuses and they are good. i have no power on any of ...
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2003 Mercedes-Benz E500 5.0L Unknown VIN: WDBUF70J23
After the vehicle sits for a little while, a VERY VERY loud, ear piercing squealing/ringing noise, maybe comparable to a house alarm happens. It is a solid tone, but pulses slightly for about 1-2 minutes, gets a little quieter, then shuts off suddenly. It happ...
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2000 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 1.8L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWCD21C2Y
Mitchell system does not list these codes. IATN does not have history of these codes. Trouble codes: P1355 (Ignition Circuit/Open Circuit), P1358 (Cyl 2), P1361 (cyl 3), P1364 (cyl 4)
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2007 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5 2.5L No Start, Dead battery at time VIN: 3VWRW31C37
Checked for short circuits etc none found but fuel pump runs after shut down, car and f/pump will run with f/pump relay out of car, start car and ecu relay powers up car runs but ecu relay and fuel pump does not power down when key turned off and removed may s...
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2006 Volvo S80 2.5T 2.5L maf VIN: YV1TS59286
customer had car towed in because of bad missfire and was scared to drive it, checked codes and it had missfires, fuel, maf codes stored. replaced maf plugs and one coil car ran great. returned to customer and he brought it back in today with enegine surging a...
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2007 Audi A4 2.0L No Start VIN: WAUAF78E57
We got back a lot of helpful information and we wouldn't want the suggestions to disappear. The client didn't want to spend and money and found a family member to work on the car so the car was towed out! Trouble codes: P1093 (Fuel Meassuring System 2 Malfuction), P0300 (Random Misfires Detected), P0302 (Cylinder 2 Misfires), P0304 (Cylinder 4 Misfires), P0303 (Cylinder 3 Misfires), P0301 (Cylinder 1 Misfires).
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2005 BMW 745Li 4.4L No Start VIN: WBAGN63525
FOUND FUEL LEAK ON FUEL SUPPLY LINE. DOES NOT MAKE SINCE WHY IT WOULD FLOOD ENGINE BUT AFTER FUEL LINE REPAIR CAR HAS DONE FINE. THANKS AGAIN TO ALL.
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2006 Mercedes-Benz R500 5.0L Power Steering Pump VIN: 4JGCB75E06
FLUSHED SYSTEM AGAIN REPLACED RESERVOIR. BLED AIR WITH THE ENGINE OFF THEN AGAIN WITH ENGINE RUNNING. THANKS TO ALL FOR HELPFULL REPLIES.
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2007 Volkswagen Passat Value Edition 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWLK73C57
The consensus seems to be that this vehicle consumes an average amount of oil for this particular engine. We replaced the crankcase breather valve and informed the customer to monitor the oil level more frequently. Thanks for the replies. Trouble codes: P000A, P0300.
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2004 Volvo C70 2.4L Shift solenoid VIN: YV1NC63D24
Thanks for your replies. Looks like it could go either way. Sometimes replacing the solenoid and/or valve body is successful, and sometimes it takes a whole transmission replacement. The customer is a new teacher and decided this is probably not the car for...
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