|Prev||Professional Automotive Repair Technical Discussions for June 25, 2014
International Automotive Technicians' Network (iATN) - Members Only
|(Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.)|
|Vehicle Owners: If you are seeking an automotive repair professional to service your vehicle, visit the iATN Repair Shop Finder.|
Open Help Requests for European
|2010 Audi A4 Quattro 2.0L air conditioning doesnt work VIN: WAUBFAFL2A
hey guys thanks in advance for any help so it's a 10 a4 2.0t quattro the a/c doesn't work static pressures are good has codes 00457 and 00256 testing press switch at condenser i have batt voltage on grey/red, ground on brown the center wire has 10 volts on wir...
|2006 BMW 525i 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBANE53556
Customer just bought car and has no history on vehicle. Mil was on and low power. Vehicle seems very low on power on highway and at take off. Feels like pulling an anchor. Retrieved misfire codes for cylinders #4,#5 & #6. Slight misfire at idle and MIL flashes... Trouble codes: 29D0, 29D1, 29D2, 29CC, 2A2F
|2007 Jaguar X-Type 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: SAJWA51A07
Car has #5 cylinder misfire on random start-up. Replaced spark plugs, #5 coil, #5 injector, and intake gaskets. Reinspected intake leaks and replaced coil with factory unit. Car still has random #5 misfire on start-up. Do these engines have head gasket problem... Trouble codes: P0305 (p1316-), P1316 (p1313-), P1313 (p1582-), P1582
|2002 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L Erratic Ion Reading VIN: 4JGAB54E32
Truck came in for CEL illuminated and diagnostics proved out an inoperative EGR valve due to defective vacuum transducer. Valve & transducer assembly was replaced, code cleared & test drive confirmed fix. While on the test drive I looked at the Ionic Current S...
|1995 Volkswagen Golf GTI VR6 2.8L Excessive Emissions, No Start VIN: 3VWHE81H7S
hi guys so this vw its my kids dont work on this cars much or at all it was not starting so i check it for codes got a code 00513 speed sensor i replace it now starts runs great but if i shut it off its very hard to start it up again if i give it gas it will s... Trouble codes: 00513 (speed sensor)
|2000 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSC29M3Y
Need help from VW gurus; the throttle signal on this jetta 2.0 is acting up after the car warms up. Codes listed come right back even after replacement with new unit. It acts like the throttle plug would be disconnected. With the engine cold it runs perfect an... Trouble codes: 17951 (angle sensor 1 for throttle actuator signal too small), 17966 (throttle actuator electrical malfunction), 16506 (throttle position sensor signal too low), 17987 (throttle actuator adaptation not started)
Fixes & Summaries for European
|2006 BMW 530i 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBANE73516
Thanks for the replies. Victor you where right as we had the lock pin in the wrong hole. We finally got the right whole, cleared dtc and ran. Still had one code which ended up being a cam sprocket/gear replacement on exhaust camshaft. But its fixed. Than... Trouble codes: P1553, P1554.
|1989 Jaguar XJS 5.3L abs VIN: SAJNV4846K
A used hydraulic unit fixed this car but not without other travails.After installing used unit,turned on ignition to pump up and abs switch blew out of the master.I hadn't noticed that the circlip on the used unit was missing. After cleaning up brake fluid ...
|1991 Land Rover Range Rover 3.9L Brakes dragging VIN: SALLHBM33M
Thank you all for your help. Turns out that someone had worked on this Range Rover before and did not install the brake rod back into the right hole in the pedal. As soon as I pulled the pin out of the pedal the brakes pulled off and the wheel stopped draggi...
|2004 Mini Cooper S 1.6L Hesitation, loss of throttle res VIN: WMWRE33414
Thanks for the input guys. This one is going to have to get worse before it can get fixed. No codes and the throttle body seems ok with the sensors data matching when it is acting up.