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2003 Audi A6 3.0L timing VIN: WAULT64N03
Im replacing a timing belt on an audi on a car that i did the heads so im starting from scratch but the instuctions on all data are for a car that hasnt been taken apart my problem with this is since everything was removed the instructions on all data dont app...
2004 Audi A4 Quattro Avant 1.8L lighting level sensor VIN: WAUVC68E24
The level sensor for the front axle was not installed correctly. It has been left so that it is under a great deal of tension. All photo's I have seen show a straight armed attachment to the lower axle that installs on the leading edge. This car has a curved s...
2000 Jaguar XJ8 4.0L Timing Chain. VIN: SAJDA14C4Y
I found this timing chain tensioner broken on the left bank. While installing the new chain I found that the primary tensioner is different. The oil passage on the new one doesn't line up with the block and will just shoot oil back into the oil pan. The origin...
2003 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L Air Suspension VIN: SALMB11463
There are two codes in the system. Reservoir pressure sensor. And Reservoir pressure sensor supply. Supply voltage is 6.25 Volts Sensor voltage coming back is 2.3 Volts. Good ground. I get same results with different controll unit also. Suspension works in def...
2002 Mercedes-Benz ML500 5.0L Cuts out VIN: 4JGAB75E02
This vehicle came to me needing a tune up service by age and mileage. The customer also stated that the vehicle had a sticky throttle. The MAF sensor was replaced prior to the vehicle coming to me, to solve a no start. On a road test, I observed a severe cut o... Trouble codes: P20D4
2004 Volkswagen Golf R32 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWKG61J04
OK everyone I need some help here. I have a 2004 GTI R32 that keep coming up with the same codes 18683 and 19711. I already replaced the Oxygen sensor, I also checked for good continuity from ECM to the oxygen sensor connector. The interesting part is the it t... Trouble codes: 18683 (Oxygen Lambda Sensor B1 S1 Negative Lead Open Circuit), 19711 (Oxygen Sensor B1 S1 Heating Circuit Regulation at Upper Limit)
1997 Volvo 960 2.9L starting VIN: YV1944816V
hi please i need some help from u guys out there especially from volvo fanatics ,this volvo is actually a 1997 940 classic 23L turbo but its not on the list. its equipped with a factory immobilisor but with no fob keys , its got central locking,the car stopped...
2000 Volvo V70 GLT SE 2.4L Voltage VIN: YV1LW56D8Y
The car came in with the complaint that the battery would not start the car after a 1 to 2 day dormant period. The owner stated that he had rplaced the battery and the problem persisted. With the negative cable disconnected from the battery, a test light coupl...

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2002 Mercedes-Benz CL500 5.0L Suspension VIN: WDBPJ75J12
Customer admitted ABC light had been on for quite some time before pump started leaking and suspension leaked down. He was advised that there would be additional charges for troubleshooting plus whatever parts would be necessary. He was happy that the suspensi...
2003 Porsche 911 Carrera 3.6L Vent Temp. VIN: WP0AA29903
Thanks for all the replies. It turned out the actuator did come unsecured during the repair of the heater core.
2006 Porsche Cayenne S 4.5L Abs Module VIN: WP1AB29P26
Thanks to all those who replied. Australian Steve was the closest. After thinking about it for a few days we decided to swap abs sensors from the problem wheel to the the back. We had the same issue. We decided to disassemble the R/F yet again. After a very th...
2009 Porsche Cayenne 3.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: WP1AA29P39
The valve cover incorporates the PCV/crankcase vent valve on this engine, the diaphragm had failed causing a vacuum leak that could be heard and felt at the small hole just above the hose connection on rear of valve cover. The valve cover assembly must be repl... Trouble codes: P2189, P2187, P0507.
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