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|2002 Land Rover Freelander S 2.5L Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: SALNM22272
Vehicle came in unable to idle with a p0102 (maf sensor) maf sensor was replaced and now the vehicle starts up and idles fine. The problem is that at a cold start when you step on the brake pedal to shift into drive you actually hear a vacuum sound and the car... Trouble codes: P0102 (Maf sensor)
|2004 Volkswagen Golf GLS 2.0L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: 9BWGL61J34
This car came in with a burnt engine harness by coil pack due to fuel leak. Replaced harness and sent computer in for repair. we had these codes before computer repair. Vehicle will start but difficult and has no throttle response. My Mitchell show main relay ... Trouble codes: P1579, P1517
|2005 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWCD31Y15
VW Techs, I need a part number, or source for the camshaft reluctor wheel on this 2005 beetle. I have this 2005 beetle, which was setting a P1340 for the camshaft timing. I replace the chain, and tensioner, because the exhaust cam was off 1 tooth. It is still...
Fixes & Summaries for European
|2004 Audi A4 Quattro 3.0L instrument cluster VIN: WAULT68EX4
This one is fixed. Turns out the car was missing the left rear fender liner. Muddy water entered the evap system and blocked off the charcoal canister, causing direct vacuum to tank. Once you drive the car for a long enough time the tank caves in and the fuel ...
|2007 BMW X3 3.0si 3.0L starter VIN: WBXPC93457
The car is fixed,It ended up being a bad ews module.Little bit of a comedy of errors sort of thing.I forgot to mention that I attempted to realign the ews with my vedis,but for some reason when trying the scanner would not communicate in the realign node bu...
|2009 BMW X5 xDrive35d 3.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: 5UXFF03529
Apparently the egr cooler gasket was blown causing air to get into the exhaust stream which drove the sensors nuts. Thanks to all who replied. Trouble codes: P20EE, P2201 (Nox Sensor Circut), P1515 (Unknown).
|2009 Jaguar XF Supercharged 4.2L Misfire VIN: SAJWA07C09
So this is not fixed yet, but I will likely have some closure by the end of next week. I did re-index the torque converter to the flywheel, no change in misfire codes (still 3&8). At the end of my rope, I was going to hire a mobile diagnostician to look at i... Trouble codes: P0303 (Misfire Cylinder 3), P0308 (Misfire Cylinder 8), P0300 (Random Multiple Misfire), P0316 (Misfire detected on start-up first 1000 revolutions).
|2006 Volkswagen Touareg 3.2L location VIN: WVGZG77L26
i would like to thank everyone who replied with helpful suggestions except for gearlic.the valve was located on the back of the engine in close contact with water hoses. my apologies to anyone except gearlic who thought this trivial. mike [...]
|2009 Volkswagen Tiguan SE 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WVGAV75N99
Thanks for all the responses. This car was a challenging one. The low pressure fuel pump was the problem. after driving for longer periods of time the pressure would drop. However the high pressure pump read outs would never change and were always good. This i... Trouble codes: P119A, P0171.