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|2008 BMW 328i 3.0L 2-3 shift
Hi, fellow IATN'ers. I have a few quick questions. This vehicle was presented with a failed transmission. A used unit was installed and operated normally and the vehicle was returned to its owner. About a week later, the vehicle was back with a hard 2-3 shift....
|2001 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.6L long crank when cold VIN: SALPM16461
Vehicle came in with a long crank condition, found that this problem only occurs when vehicle has sat and engine is cold. After the long crank and a few seconds of rough idle it smoothes out and runs and starts fine. Checked new plugs and they where black alre...
|1993 Mercedes-Benz 400SEL 4.2L Cuts out, Misfire VIN: WDBGA43E1P
I damp and cold weather condensation on caps causes misfiring and stalling. Caps are quite new, no green fuzz like you normally see, are updated versions. When this happens, car will start and runs fine, for a few miles, then begin to misfire, and finally die....
|2007 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5 2.5L seat heater VIN: 3VWSF71K77
Thank you for viewing my post. Both front seat heaters inop. I have power and ground to module under seat and seat heaters switches send signal to module before I condemn module. my wiring diagram is incomplete as which wires are seat heaters would like to ohm...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|2004 Land Rover Discovery SE 4.6L feul pump VIN: SALTW19414
thank you all for the great advise this one is fixed...I checked my rpm signal while cranking and found that there was no rpm signal..replaced crankshaft sensor and engine started but didn't want to stay running so I had to replace the mass airflow sensor and ...
|2012 Volkswagen GTI 2.0L Unknown VIN: WVWGV7AJ7C
Guys thanks for the input. The trans had no leaks, fluid was origional and it drove fine, issue is just at parking lot speeds when cold. Let it warm up for about 5 minutes and it gets better, still a bit "stiff" but better. Never recreated the stall, custom...