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2005 Mini Cooper 1.6L shifting VIN: WMWRC33445
the problem is that I have no shifter indicator l.e.d.,trans not shiting other than in manual mode,shifts perfect manually and the indicator works in manual mode.Now the scan data shows all the positions correctly other than the manual mode always shows on.My ...
1977 Porsche 911 S 2.7L Excessive Emissions VIN: 9117201516
Clearly it needs a fuel tank to start. I have pulled it years ago to get it internally sealed and it was only cleaned. Shop said they could not coat it because the baffles in it would be a problem. Couldnt source a new tank at the time. I want to scrap this en...
2000 Porsche Boxster Roadster S 3.2L Temp. gauge VIN: WP0CB2985Y
Ok guys, I have a strange problem with a boxster s that's has me quite perplexed. The car came in with an oil leak from the right head gasket. We replaced the head gasket, secondary oil pumps, a cam sprocket, and IMS bearing. All went well, the engine runs per...
2008 Porsche Cayenne Turbo 4.8L Hydraulic sway bar VIN: WP1AC29P68
Vehicle came to us with noisy power steering. Found pump was leaking and fluid was low. Replaced P.S. pump, both reservoirs and flush system with Pentosin fluid. Still have noise from hydraulic system but have pin pointed it to the sway bar side(spit system). ...
2004 Volvo S60 2.5T 2.5L Engine VIN: YV1RS59V84
Have an 01 S60 T5 in for a Clyinder 1 and 3 misfire. Its a very slight miss that can barley be felt on a cold startup and it goes away within 20 seconds Spark plugs were miss matched and wrong so we replaced them with factory plugs. Still threw the code on a ...
2004 Volvo XC90 T6 2.9L No Start VIN: YV1CZ91H74
I inherited this Volvo since a co-worker installed a transmission, it now will crank/no start. It keeps kicking out code 5200. First attempts to address this code we found a damaged RPM sensor connector/wiring. That was repaired. Still no start. Reading Identa... Trouble codes: 5200 (RPM Sensor aka CRK Sensor)

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2006 BMW X5 3.0i 3.0L headlamps VIN: 5UXFA13546
We replaced the lamp control module and had it recoded and all is well now. Replies suggested checking LCM for water(was high and dry), checking grounds (hidden on frame behind inner fender wells on each side). They were clean and tight. Thanks for all the rep...
1998 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L Evap system VIN: WDBJH65F0W
Thank you guys for all help! Finally, got an advice from a local tech that charcoal canister might not have enough flow through it (even though I could blow air slowly through it). He had one laying around. Installed it, went for a long test drive and code doe...
2008 Volvo C70 T5 2.5L Drivetrain VIN: YV1MC67228
Found excessive movement on front right cv axle. Replaced Problem solved.
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