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|1988 BMW 325is 2.5L radiator VIN: WBAAA1303J
After replacing the water pump on this car, can't get coolant flow through radiator. Vacuum filled system although it wasn't totally empty. Have good heat from heater core. Open bleeder on thermostat housing and have coolant there. Overheats on about 5 mile dr...
|2005 Volvo S40 i 2.4L front suspension VIN: YV1MS38255
Car came in here with the knocking coming from the front end. Inspection W/test drive reveals left control arm replaced, but not tighten properly, right control arm replaced w/front bolt left loose. Both front struts worn out, right strut has no gas charge lef...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|2009 Audi A4 Quattro 2.0L Oil pressure VIN: WAUSF78K89
Well it took quite a while for this cars to return for repair and another tech actually worked on it. He removed the oil pan and inspected the pickup screen. It wasn't plugged but had a couple of small pieces of metal from somewhere in the engine stuck to it...
|1998 BMW 528i 2.8L No Start VIN: WBADD6323W
Well folks this one got weird. The fix was rather simple though. An alignment had been done on the EWS and DME when the controllers were returned. After one of you suggested an alignment I did it again. The scanner said the alignment was successful just as... Trouble codes: 14 (Fault lamp MIL), D1 (Signal EWS manipulated).
|2003 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L transfer case VIN: SALME11413
The front passenger side axle had slid out of the front differential. We removed both axles and installed updated c clips. The update to the front driveshaft has already been done. Thanks for all the replies IATN members, John