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2001 BMW 320i 2.2L cooling VIN: WBAAZ27201
this is a 2001 318i sedan,has dual fuel system fitted,have current code 279c am using das708 scanner,code says DME output stage thermostate map cooling,cannot find p code for this no,can a bmw tech tell me what this is thanks,
2006 BMW 330i 3.0L power window VIN: WBAVB33516
Hello everyone. I have a bmw here that I am doing my best to diagnose with what I have. The customer complaint is that the rear passenger side window doesn't function properly all the time. I have the vehicle in the shop and have verified complaint. So my theo...
2002 Mercedes-Benz C230 Kompressor 2.3L No Start VIN: WDBRN47J12
Vehicle was towed in. Customer was driving and reduced engine oil level came on, then a few minutes later the engine became rough and check engine light, esp and bas lights came on. Would not accelerate and then engine shut off and would not restart. I verifie...
2006 Saab 9-3 Aero 2.8L Oil Pressure Warning VIN: YS3FH41U76
Customer came in with the complaint of the oil pressure warning light coming on at times. We could not duplicate the problem in the shop. Installed an oil pressure gauge and could not see any problem with the oil pressure readings. Sent the customer out with t...
1993 Volvo 240 2.3L engine performance VIN: YV1AS8807P
ran fine for about a month or 2 then started having issues. servicing for engine when in shop was: head gasket(was leaking), cap, rotor, plugs, throttle cleaning, flame trap cleaning, new crank sensor, timing belt and front engine seals, air filter, check valv...

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2005 BMW X5 4.8is 4.8L air suspension VIN: 5UXFA93575
Not sure if this truck is fixed permanently or not but here is what I did. Replaced LF height sensor because the deviation reading seemed different than the other 3. Turns out it was reading correctly. Right now they are all 10mm or less. Before calibration th...
2007 Jaguar X-Type 3.0L Unknown VIN: SAJWA51A67
I will call this a fix because I am confident that we have arrived at the correct conclusion. Thanks Stephen [...] for the description of the symptoms and identifying the source of the concern for us. Here is his response: "Sound like an old-time Highway Patr...
1997 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L stuck on limp mode VIN: WDBJF55F0V
Hello everyone: Thanks for all replies. I have not fixed this vehicle yet. I ordered a dipstick from amazon, @ $21.00 , and worked well. As the info sent to me advised, 7 quarts was the correct fill , @ 80 C. However after all this the transmission does not s...
1998 Saab 900 S 2.3L No Start VIN: YS3DD58B0W
I,m going to call this a fix.The customer has been driveing it for a few days and it hasn't set a fault code.We replaced the ECT and thermostat.The ECT still reads -40 koeo even after cleaning grounds on manifold.I think this is normal.The customer supplied a ... Trouble codes: P0133 (Front 02 slow response).
2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L Unknown VIN: 3VWST71K26
Thanks for the help. I replace the fuel filter and all is well.
2006 Volkswagen Jetta GLI 2.0L Lighting VIN: 3VWWJ71K46
It seems every one was correct on this one. The inside lights are flash to pass only. They will only work with the light switch off and pulling back on combo switch.Strange setup by VW they are of no help at all because the hid light also work when using the f...
1990 Volvo 740 GL 2.3L overdrive VIN: YY1FA8855L
first , thank you for filling up my e mail box overnite , like every body said , it was the relay located under radio , it is a the right side and is white .opened it up , and resoldered one pin .now the arrow comes and go with switch .thanks again .
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