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2004 Audi A4 Quattro 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAULC68EX4
Hello Audi/VW techs...need your help. Car runs rough at idle with high short term fuel trims. Code PO340 is current. Recommended we replace camshaft position sensor. Did replace with Bosch one, code still remains and runs rough. I suspect acouple issues with t... Trouble codes: P0340, P0171
2009 Audi A4 Quattro 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAULF78K49
The VAS 5052, using GUIDED FAULT FUNCTIONS, only gets one engine code: P2187 system too lean at idle. The VCDS (VAGCOM) gets P2187, but also gets U1008 - check DTC memory in CAN Gateway(J533) and P119A: fuel pressure sensor - malfunction. OBDII only gets one c... Trouble codes: P2187 (System too lean at idle)
2006 BMW X5 4.8is 4.8L Self Leveling Suspension VIN: 5UXFA93586
This X5 was towed in with damaged rf spring (unseated from strut). Replaced front springs(arnott).Replaced inop air compressor. Aired system up and noticed Lf spring was all the way up. Full system pressure. Replaced accumulator valve assembly (stuck Lf valve)...
2007 BMW 328i 3.0L l/r window innop VIN: WBAWL13577
Hi there, Convertible 328, left rear window down, will not operate. there's no noises when window lift button pressed. two codes set A6DA and A6DB-power window relay (closing and opening) drivers side rear. cannot find location/tests for this code/relay, any h...
2006 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L Misfire
Vehicle came in with complaint of slight shake at idle.Scanned for trouble codes and had none.Misfire counters not showing a miss but you can definitely feel one.Can hear vacume leak at pcv valve so we replaced the hose and took care of that but still has a sl...
1995 Mercedes-Benz S500 5.0L camshaft timing VIN: WDBGA51E8S
This 95 s500 came to us yesterday running terrible. Determined that none of the rt. bank cylinders were firing/contributing. Had good spark and injector pulse to the affected cylinders. Did compression test on rt. bank. had approx. 45psi on 1 thru 4. Got autho...
2006 Porsche Cayenne S 4.5L battery VIN: WP1AB29P96
Vehicle has intermittent dead battery, it can go for weeks or a month with out any problem, then one morning the battery would be dead, jump start and then it will be fine again until next time. Dealership put in a new battery. We have checked current draw wit...
2005 Saab 9-3 Arc 2.0L Starting VIN: YS3FD79Y35
Thanks in advance for reading this. On first start in the morning, or after sitting for an hour, this car is reluctant to crank. The starter will engage, and turn the engine slightly, then quit working. If one persists doing this several times, the problem wil...

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2001 Audi S4 Avant 2.7L Cuts out VIN: WAURD68D01
Hello guys. I want to thank all you greatly. I am at this point quite frustrated with the situation at the shop. I went in today trying to keep on with the diagnosis of this audi. I explained to my boss about all the help I recieved from you at IATN. Told... Trouble codes: P1602.
1986 BMW 535i 3.5L hydra boost
OK guys.. I went and replaced regulator - booster and accum..have been running this vehicle for some now and also driving it to see what will happen..all is OK so I am going to assume that the regulatoer was sticking at times and over press system I have never...
2002 Jaguar X-Type 2.5L ac VIN: SAJEA53D92
recharge ac again no improvement checked all servos ok at this time we think blend door has foreign object stuck in it need to tear down dash and inspect customer decline
2001 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Mechanical VIN: WVWPD63B41
Thanks for all the replies. I drove the car with an oil pressure gauge hooked up and the pressure was 20 psi at warm idle and 45 at 2000 rpm. So I pulled the chain tensioner and was surprised to see that it was intact, when several guys said that I would find ...
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