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1999 Audi A6 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUBA34B7X
So, the vehicle came in with check engine light on runs normally but has code P1392 for bank 2 cam sensor open or shorted, also known as VW code 17800. replaced cam sensor, checked cam reluctor wheel is ok, checked cam timing, spot on -used correct factory tim... Trouble codes: P1392
2005 Land Rover LR3 SE 4.4L Air Suspension VIN: SALAE25445
I replaced the air suspension compressor on this vehicle about six months ago. Since then it has twice dropped and displayed message "Air Suspension Inactive". Both times I retrieved fault codes: C1A13 (No pressure release when venting gallery) C1A36 (Exhaus...
2006 Land Rover LR3 4.0L hard start slow cran VIN: SALAE24406
hi i have this strange problem with this lr3 some times when cold espicially it cranks over rough like ignition or injection timing is off and it sets a crank sensor code. also when it sets crank code has lots of communication faults through out other modules ... Trouble codes: P0335
2012 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 3.0L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: WDZPE7CC8C
Hello everybody. Here we have a problem child. It came with stalling problem and check engine light on . Got 2 codes p0087 and p0088 which says pressure low and high. So we got new filter installed it. Day later same problem. Told the guy take it to MB to test... Trouble codes: P0087, P0088
2008 Volkswagen Golf City 2.0L Specifications VIN: 9BWEL21JX8
I am looking for the front and rear alignment specs for this vehicle, they are not listed on AllData.
2009 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWPL71K59
Tested at connector back probed voltage at idle pin #3 1.1. Pin 1 5V. Pin 2 ground good. Pin 3 5.7V. Smoke tested the intake and tested the sensor when revving up and the voltage moves. Not sure which way to go without replacing the sensor again. Trouble codes: P047E
2001 Volvo S40 1.9L Cuts out VIN: YV1VS295X1
Hello Group, I have this Volvo S40 that is cutting out at idle in drive,only when its hot and there is an electrical load. When this car came in,it had this complaint along with a hard start and MIL on. We found multiple problems,ruptured fuel pressure regula...

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2001 BMW 325i 2.5L ignition VIN: WBAAN37441
Thank you guys. All the suggestions were right. Front cat , checking fuel trims, checking DME pins and o2s are possible causes of a 1,2,3 misfire. In this case the o2s wires were crossed. It's running like a baby now! Thanks again. Jerry from Montana, Ross fro...
2002 BMW X5 4.4i 4.4L oil consumption VIN: 5UXFB33502
thanks for all of the replies..we tried new oem hoses cleaned up the oil consumption and gave it back to the customer to trade in. will never know if it was fixed.. climate got warmer here also...
2005 BMW Z4 2.5i 2.5L Whistle VIN: 4USBT33575
Well we shipped this one and it appears to be fixed. After smoking intake and fixing any and all air leaks, we then checked the crankcase with a manometer(aka slack tube). Results showed the readings were borderline, so we replaced the crankcase valve with all...
2006 BMW 330i 3.0L power window VIN: WBAVB33516
Hello everyone. Thanks for your replies. They really helped me figure this one out. The motor and regulator are sold separately on this car so we started with a new regulator. The old regulator felt great with no binding or problems with it.(By the way, this i...
1998 Mercedes-Benz S320 LWB 3.2L shift lever VIN: WDBGA33G9W
Thanks to all who made time to reply. As Mark said, moving the shifter from D to 4 and to lower gears, disconnects the lever from the linkage to the trans and lower gears are signaled by switches in shifter housing. The pivot shaft for the shift lever also s...
2009 Volkswagen Tiguan SE 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WVGBV75N19
This vehicle has been gone almost a week so I will call this a fix. Thank you for the replies. The short answer to the problem is rear crank seal. Both Lou and later Alexander mentioned the rear crank seal. When combined with a mention of this seal on the ... Trouble codes: P0171 (System lean Bank 1), P119A.
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