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|2006 Jaguar XJ8 4.2L Proximity alarm VIN: SAJWA71B96
This car is otherwise in perfect condition, visibly and mechanically. The front and rear proximity warning alarms go off randomly. Does anyone know how to simply disable this system? Cannot pull the fuse as other systems share this fuse. Just want them off, do...
|2002 Volvo S80 2.9 2.9L Instruments VIN: YV1TS92D12
Thanks in advance for your help. I do not have Volvo VIDA. I am using a Snap-on Solus w/euro and the latest update. The instruments cluster goes out 20 sec after startup, preceded by a "Brake Failure" message and a SRS warning lamp. This only happens when the ...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|2004 Audi A4 Quattro Avant 1.8L Xenon lamps VIN: WAUVC68E24
The vehicle has left till the customer decides what he wants to do. I have received tech info from the new service manual which should be helpful when I see the car again Thanks to the folks who took time to respond to this matter. Apart from receiving a co...
|2008 Audi S6 5.2L Headlights VIN: WAUDN74F28
Sorry for the delay in my response, I want to thank Robert [...], for there responses. I had to wait until the owner could bring his vehicle in again. You do indeed have to remove the head light assembly comple...
|2005 Land Rover LR3 SE 4.4L Air Suspension VIN: SALAE25445
This appears to be fixed. Most said air suspension ECU required reflash for new compressor and they were correct. Customer took the vehicle to the dealer for this and all seems well so far. Len suggested checking the struts for leaks and sure enough I found t...
|2005 Mercedes-Benz E500 5.0L Marker Lights
this one is fixed when the body shop put the front end together they swapped the crash sensor connector for the marker lights.they both have the same connector.thanks again for all the help.
|2006 Mercedes-Benz ML500 5.0L Front SAM VIN: 4JGBB75E06
Replaced the front fusebox and truck now starts! Replaced fusebox based on the only flagged code pertaining to a relay in the fusebox. Thanks for the suggestions.
|2011 Porsche Cayenne S Hybrid 3.0L Cooling Systems VIN: WP1AE2A21B
Hi dear friends, there is no codes about pump, so i removed thermostat and it was the problem it was jammed, i will replace on monday and provide an update. thanks a lot for your help. att. Xavier.
|2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.0L Starting VIN: 3VWSA29M2Y
No start was engine speed sensor-customer did not want to get into dash issue. Robert from Oregon provided an interesting point: disconnecting tail lights prevented dash lights illuminating w/ brake pedal pressed, RH tail light socket was completely corroded. ...
|2003 Volkswagen Jetta GLX 2.8L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWTH69M13
This thing was very strange. I couldn't read fuel trims while it was running poorly. Short and long term both were at 0 the whole time. First I found a leaking canister purge hose, not visibly but with a smoke test it leaked. That helped a lot. Found another c... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random misfire), P0302 (Cylinder 2 misfire), P0305 (Cylinder 5 misfire), P0306 (Cylinder 6 misfire).