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2003 BMW 745Li 4.4L brake/drive fault VIN: WBAGN63433
Any BMW techs give me some advice on this one. I replaced the engine in this one did batt disconnect first as on any other car was very careful with everything during R&R motor started right up but now I have a brake/drive-fault message on the dash and abs lig... Trouble codes: 5EDD, 278D, 87AD
2007 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L Air Susp VIN: SALMF15417
Morning guys. I have a ranger rover that the susp never dropes down and seems to be ok. Car came in with code c1a13. Replace compressor, relay, and reflashed system per dealership. I replaced the compressor kit and relay but sent it to the dealer for flashing....
1985 Mercedes-Benz 300SD 3.0L glow light VIN: WDBCB20C1F
hello we have this 300sd and the glow plug light will go on when key is turned then go out when glow plugs get warm then after starting the glow light will come back on and stay on till key is shut off. if key is turned on and engine not started the system see...
2000 Mercedes-Benz CLK430 4.3L No crank no start VIN: WDBLJ70GGY
Symptom is a no-crank no-start, vehicle appears to power up with key on. Did a lot of reading on iATN, 90% of these P1570 problems seem to be isolated to the ML series of Benz vehicles. I'll be honest here. I have not and will not "try" any new parts until ... Trouble codes: P1570 (DAS to ECM Interrupted N3/10), P1747 (CAN fault from ETC or IC clears has not returned)
2006 Mercedes-Benz SLK280 3.0L seat belt buckle VIN: WDBWK54FX6
hello fellow mb techs. I have this 171 that has a left seat buckle fault that is exceedingly intermittent. however I have determined through actual values testing and wiggle testing the problem lies in the wiring/contact. this buckle comes whole with wiring an...
2008 Mercedes-Benz GL320 CDI 3.0L Hesitation VIN: 4JGBF22E58
Hey all, need a little help on this on. It was brought in with a bad air take housing [cracked] and bad intake runner control motor. I bought these parts new from dealer. After install during road test it will surge and setting a p0299 turbo under boost code. ... Trouble codes: P0299 (Turbo Under boost)
2004 Porsche Cayenne 3.2L Wipers, Radio, Cluster VIN: WP1AA29P74
Vehicle brought in after 6 weeks without use for inoperative(intermittent) radio, exterior turn signal lights working but indicators in cluster inoperative, and windshield wipers inoperative, and the chimes for door open/ key in ignition not working. Performed...
2006 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 3VWRF31K86
this car is having same symptoms of a bad crankcase breather (poor idle and misfire) when off idle cars runs good and strong no misfires under load. it is throwing a P2279 air intake system leak. manifold has steady 19" of vac. I tested the crankcase breather ... Trouble codes: P2279 (Intake air system leak), P0300 (Multiple Cyl misfire 1 2 3 4 5)
2004 Volvo S40 T5 2.5L immobilizer VIN: YV1MS68254
hello fellas i have a 04 s40. I just replaced engine with used one and reinstalled. now when i first started i didnt relize key was goin get stuck once i removed the harness and battery so i just left it in during swap. Now i have immobilizer in dash and we do...

Fixes & Summaries for European
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2006 Audi A4 Quattro 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUDH78E66
One respondent told me to ask the local Audi shop foreman for help but I got nowhere with that. Mark suggested that a vacuum leak or coked throttle body could cause this problem but smoke tests and throttle body inspection revealed nothing. Dallas sai... Trouble codes: P0068 (MAP/MAF/Throttle position correlation).
1995 BMW 325is 2.5L Windows, sunroof, doorlocks VIN: WBABF4322S
Thanks to all replys. This concern has been fixed by fluck. My son had left the door open all night to the point that the battery drained completely. After recharging the battery everthing started working normal, figure that. I don't know if I mentioned this...
2005 Jaguar X-Type 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: SAJWA51C05
thank you all for the replies, even the sarcastic one that didn't bother to read the entire post where scan codes were clearly posted. Most mentioned that coils were, indeed suspect in this vehicle. I would have liked to swap coils but as most of you know, the... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random/multiple cylinder misfire detected), P1316 (Injector circuit/IDM codes detected), P0352 (Ignition coil B primary/secondary circuit), P0354 (Ignition coil D primary/secondary circuit), P0356 (Ignition coil F primary/secondary circuit), P1368 (Ignition Spare).
2007 Volkswagen Touareg 3.6L water leak VIN: WVGZE77LX7
Found evaporator drain clogged up, clean drain at firewall area, all water in box has been escape out-system all Ok at this time.
1997 Volvo 850 2.4L No Start, Stall VIN: YV1LW5549V
First,like always,I want to thank all of you for your help and suggestions in getting this car fixed. First we cleaned all the ground points but I wanted to make sure we had good grounds so we made new ground wires going straight to the battery. After test dri... Trouble codes: P0335, P0102, P0340.
2002 Volvo V40 1.9L emissions VIN: YVB1VW2952
custormer has taken volvo...was supposed to take to volvo specialist but has not yet...also called local volvo dealer and they stated that they never herd or had this problem..will post when i have new info thanks to all.
2005 Volvo XC70 2.5L battery VIN: YV1SZ59205
Pulled the alarm siren fuse. vehicle continues to start.
2005 Volvo XC90 V8 4.4L cylinder head VIN: YV1CZ85205
First of course is to thank all who responded. In the end the sealant seemed to be a very expansive silicone sealant but I can't swear to that with 100 % certainty, As to it being Anerobic, It is not.. approx 1/2 hour after I opened it I noted it started to...
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