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|2006 BMW M5 5.0L Engine VIN: WBSNB93526
This 06 M5 (production date 05/06) came to us after leaving another shop. The car was running rough and had vanos solenoid faults. The other shop installed new OEM vanos solenoids and bled vanos. After solenoids were replace vehicle started making a loud clack...
|2004 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L Air door VIN: SALME11494
Cust. complaint is he can hear fan, but no air comes out anywhere. Every time it comes in,it has numerous codes for flap motors and AUC sensor. I have never been able to duplicate the cust. complaint, although I have been able to set codes for footwell flap an...
|2006 Porsche Boxster 2.7L engine VIN: WP0CA29876
Lucky me car has very high mileage , was sent from a third shop who installed a new ims bearing and flywheel along with a new clutch car has a miss fire on right bank for cylinders 456 also has a code po1324 for cam timing so now that it is at my door i c...
|1989 Volkswagen Vanagon Carat 2.1L ignition no spark VIN: WV2YB0257K
this vanagan came in as a no start. found no spark So we checked the dist.pickup & it is operating properly. The coil gets no signal from module. i cannot locate the module on this van to ck it. i have looked behind taillights & in rear side panels& it is diff...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|2008 Audi A4 Quattro 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUEF78E28
Two replies suggested to check the mechanical cam timing. I should have mentioned it was checked and at idle the specified and actual cam adjustment was equal indicating that the timing was OK. The other suggestion was to check the oil pressure. Good suggestio... Trouble codes: P0011.
|2008 Land Rover LR2 HSE 3.2L No Start VIN: SALFT24N78
The fix was to do a systems reset. Bill from New York suggested the immobilizer had been set, and that using an Autologic or disconnecting the battery for an hour or two to clear the code might take care of it. I spent some time with my scanner to see if th...
|1976 Porsche 912 E 2.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: 9126001535
Thanks for your help. I finally got the car to pass. I did perform all the basics first. valve adjustment, dwell, timing, spark plugs etc. Ultimately what I did with your suggestions is play with the spring in the air flow meter. Between the spring and mixture...
|1985 Volkswagen Vanagon Campmobile 1.9L overheating VIN: WV2ZB0250F
replaced radiator & van runs cooler now. also noticed that the cooling fins were clogged with cottonwood seeds, blocking airflow.
|2007 Volvo XC90 V8 4.4L seat sensor VIN: YV4CZ85267
Hi and sorry this took so long to close. Was hoping customer would come back, they live in the bonnies so it may be awhile. We wanted to take this seat apart and check for twisted cables as was mentioned and Volvo does make a vibration kit for this issue, bein...