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2010 Audi Q5 Premium Plus 3.2L Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WA1LKAFP3A
Replaced inj. # 2 & # 3 same thing missfire cyl. # 2 compression ok check with smok machine no leaks . I cant find any info on code p130a any idea will help me to continue my diagnostic . Thanks in advance Trouble codes: P0302 (Missfire cyl. 2), P130A
1997 BMW 850Ci 5.4L MIL Lamp on, no throttle VIN: WBAEG4322V
vehicle came in with misfire codes, running ruff. Driven @ 500 miles in two(2)years. Added seafoam test drove car several times, still has misfires. Visual inspection of coils, distributors, caps, rotors, injectors (stethoscope), changed spark plugs. still run... Trouble codes: 50 (error basic throttle adaptation), 51 (error basic throttle adaptation)
2010 Mercedes-Benz GL550 5.5L power steering VIN: 4JGBF8GEXA
Customer came in with complaint of stiff steering, verified complaint on test drive. No noise coming from steering but power assist was weak. Replace steering gear and power steering pump with factory parts, bled power steering system. Had no change in power a...
2006 Saab 9-3 2.0T 2.0L Surge, Misfire VIN: YS3FD49Y16
Customer complaint of "may be down on power" please test drive. While driving you can feel a slight surge/misfire at cruise speed, minimal throttle. Watching pids with Tech 11 I see fuel trim hovering around -10 and a few misfires developing in all cylinders. ...
2002 Volkswagen Passat GLX 4 Motion 2.8L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWTH63B52
this car came in from a car lot so I have no history on what happened. Ive noticed on cold start sometime it will run with very few misfires after maybe a minute it starts to misfire on all cylinders and lightly pop back through the manifold. It will then star... Trouble codes: P1606, P1340, P1347
2002 Volkswagen Golf GLS 2.0L Radio VIN: 9BWGB61J02
Factory radio is intermittent. Feed is good when radio dies. Recommended an aftermarket radio and customer complied but HATED the radio (buttons were too small!). Brought us a different VW Factory radio to install. Installed it but it is LOCKED. Have the VIN f...
2009 Volkswagen Routan SEL 4.0L dash warning lights VIN: 2V8HW54X39
This van is possessed. Its a Chrysler drive train in a VW,The problem happens when you hit a bump the all the dash warning lights go on, the wipers wipe 1 time, running lights flash on and off, and the waring chimes go on and then go off and all is good. It do...
2013 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5L evap VIN: 3VWFP7AT9D
I have this beetle with a CEL on with a code for the Leak Detection Pump circuit high.I need some testing info and a tip or two.I don't have the car at the moment but I will tomorrow.I sent it VW dealer thinking it was still under warranty but they said it was...

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2006 BMW 650i 4.8L Tire sensors VIN: WBAEK13436
I went and bought 4 sensors, installed and road test. Scanner now picks up a reading and light is off after road test.
2009 BMW X5 xDrive48i 4.8L left valve cover VIN: 5UXFE835X9
After reviewing the responses I covered them with the tech involved and he could see he did not go deep enough in the disassembly process. It's almost always the basics that hang you up. Thanks to all.
2009 Mercedes-Benz E350 3.5L Wipers , Windshield Washer Motor VIN: WDBUF56X69
it was the front sam module . i installed a used sam it was plug and play.
2003 Volkswagen Passat GLX 2.8L Ignition Coil VIN: WVWWH63B23
The vehicle is fixed. I tracked down a used coil pack and it starts and runs great. I don't understand how a coil from the dealer would be bad. I don't like used parts but I didn't want to keep ordering coils from the dealer and not be able to return them. ...
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