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1999 Audi A6 Quattro 2.8L Abs Module VIN: WAUBA24B1X
Hello Techs, I am unable to communicate with the ABS Module on this vehicle. I am using VCDS w/ latest version 14.10.1 I can communicate with all other controllers,(NO codes in any of them) I have inspected fuses on ABS and OBD/DLC along with confirming power ...
2011 Audi A6 Quattro 3.0L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUFGAFB1B
Customer stated that his vehicle died while driving. I try to start it; it will start but will died as soon as the rpm drops back down not even for five second. Check engine light on with code (p0341) set for camshaft position sensor A circuit range/performanc... Trouble codes: P0341
2002 BMW 525i 2.5L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WBADT43472
Hoping this sounds familure to someone. I have a dead misfire on cylinder #5 intermittently cold usually after sitting 2 days. Starts runs fine about 1 Minuit misses for about 2 minuets then runs perfect. If it sets a code injector shuts off. Injector turns ba... Trouble codes: 242 (Misfire cyl 5), P1351 (Misfire Cylinder 5 With fuel cut off)
2006 BMW 325i 3.0L MIL Lamp on, Extended Crankng VIN: WBAVB13566
Customer had this 2006 BMW 325i towed in claiming a no-start, a stalling concern and ôservice engine" light. She stated vehicle just recently (last week) began having an intermittent extended crank symptom before starting, stalling that ended in her no start c... Trouble codes: P0335 (Crankshaft Position Sensor Circuit A Malfunction)
2008 BMW 750Li 4.8L Airbag VIN: WBAHN83588
Post window repair, we had noticed the airbag message on dash and instrument panel display. Cleared all known module codes related to airbag system. One code returns after cycling the key, DTC #9649: Resistance, Firing ckt, Thorax airbag, Front left, Too low. ...
2008 Mercedes-Benz ML320 CDI 3.0L front parking lights VIN: 4JGBB22E88
Hey guys, odd one here. So we had the vehicle in for some unrelated repairs and after assembling and starting (to warm up trans fluid the drivers centre indicated a problem with the left and right front parking lamps. Hooked up scan tool and checked for code...
2010 Mercedes-Benz S450 4Matic 4.6L Transmission VIN: WDDNF8EB8A
Have a hard one for you guys :) It's a 2010 S450 that is stuck in transmission limbo. Vehicle fires but acts like it's stuck in Park. Vehicle message shows says it's not in park, but shows the P Emblem. Was not able to scan the ISM or the VGS, no communica...
2002 Volkswagen Golf GL 2.0L Brakes VIN: 9BWBB21J02
Hey all, very strange situation hopefully VW guys can help me out. Car had a low pedal/no brakes 3 weeks ago. Found a bad master cylinder - replaced it. Then the car came back and we found a leaking caliper (both were replaced at another garage prior 1-2 years...
2005 Volvo V50 i 2.4L Mechanical VIN: YV1NW39065
Car came in with check engine light on and horrible gas mileage (according to customer) Pulled code for long term fuel trim Checked for intake vacuum leaks and cleaned throttle body Found mass air flow at 2.3g/s (supposed to be approxiately 4g/s Replaced maf s...

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1995 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L Cuts out VIN: WDBEA32E2S
I was suggested to inspect the harness closely, which I had already done. Others question whether it was actually the limiter coming on or just a lean misfire. Undoubtedly a limiter, hence the vehicle speed fault. Tech Assist from Alldata kinda washed their ha... Trouble codes: 20 (VSS - Vehicle Speed Sensor).
2004 Volvo XC90 T6 2.9L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1CZ91H24
Still trying to get customer back. Will let you know eventually what we find. Thanks for replying. Trouble codes: P2178 (rich bank 1), P2180 (rich bank 2), P0301 (p0304-), P0304 (p0395-), P0395 (testing and results).
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