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2005 Audi A6 Quattro 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUDG74F55
Hello everyone,I have a problem audi here and it's driving me crazy.Vehicle came in with a 18728 fuel pressure reg valve code after some research we replaced the high pressure pump on the left cylinder head.Thought every thing was great,light came back two day... Trouble codes: P2296 (18728 Fuel pressure regulator valve)
2007 Audi A4 2.0L Mechanical VIN: WAUAF78E67
Hi every one, I need some help with this vehicle, vehicle came in on the tow, Customer concern engine is making noise, we start the engine and we notice that noise is coming from the top of the engine like the oil is not coming up to the valve and camshaft but...
2008 Audi S6 5.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUDN74F98
Used car lot vehicle.came in with mil onfor p0014 code.when engine cold runs little rough and somewhat noisy.clear out after 1 min.we swap the bank 1 exhaust cam solenoid with intake and road tested. No codes. Let it sit over night drove it again. Now sets cod... Trouble codes: P0014 (B1 cam position timing over advanced or system performance), P000D
2007 BMW 525i 3.0L Dynamic Drive VIN: WBANE53517
Hello BMW Techs, Ok, we have codes for the Dynamic Drive Code: 5D65 Position, direction valve / Code: 5D6C Startup valve block faulty. We checked all the fluid feed hoses to the valve block for the Dynamic Drive valve block and there isn't a blockage or intern...
2005 Jaguar XJ8 4.2L timing chains VIN: SAJWA79C25
ok so we replaced the timing chains tensioners and vvt carriers and actuators on this 05 jaguar xj6 with the 4.2 v8 about 5 months ago and it has came back in today with a rattle on start up cold there has only been 3k miles put on car however i did find out t...
2011 Mercedes-Benz ML350 3.5L Wiper motor VIN: 4JGBB8GB0B
The front wipers are not working the rear one is and the wiper fluid is working to check the fuse and relays are good unplug the motor and put power to it and put a new switch on it and it still isn't working help!!!
2009 Mini Cooper S 1.6L Stall, Misfire, Hard Start after sit VIN: WMWMF73539
Vehicle came in with poor idle and hesitation. Found VANOS solenoid jammed with debrie and replaced it. Idled much better. Checked timing by locking crank and cams with tool, found chain had stretched and upper guide was broken. Replaced timing chain and guide...

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2005 Audi A6 Quattro 4.2L Misfire VIN: WAUDL74F75
I change spark plugs and the coil packs!!! And that got reed of misfire Trouble codes: P0202 (Number 2 injecter), P0302 (Number 2 misfire).
2003 BMW 330xi 3.0L power door locks VIN: WBAEW534X3
Thanks to all who replied.Pat was very helpful with the info. on gm module and where to get it fixed.Sent module off and all is well now.Thanks again Mark
2003 BMW 325Ci 2.5L instrument cluster VIN: WBABS33453
instrument cluster was the problem sent it out and had it repaired all is working know and have communication with all modules now thanks for the help
1986 Mercedes-Benz 560SEL 5.6L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: WDBCA39D9G
Huge thanks to all who chimed in!! Steve hit this one right on the head as well as a few others. The mixture screw was away out of adjustment. One the mixture was correctly set the car ran great. Just a few minor adjustments. Thanks again everyone for the grea...
2002 Mercedes-Benz SLK320 3.2L radiator fan VIN: WDBKK65F02
I scanned this vehicle for a local used car lot and told them it "might" be a fan module but I'd have to run pinpoint circuit test to confirm as I was getting an open circuit code in the radiator fan circuit. They didn't want me making a profit on the parts s...
2003 Saab 9-3 Arc 2.0L Ignition Lock VIN: YS3FD49Y03
Jim and Kevin you guys are awsome and your advice helped solve this. Jim said "you cannot replace both modules at once" that was right. Kevin helped me with part numbers verification and procedure. We reinstalled the old CIM even though it didn't work and t...
2003 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSE69M33
Well after finding nothing wrong with the pickup screen and reading about all the problems guys have had with the aftermarket tensioners I decided that the chain tensioner was probably defective.The customer found the part on the internet for less than half o... Trouble codes: P0012 (Intake cam over retarded), P0328, P0333, P1325 (knock control cyl 1), P1327 (knock control cyl 3).
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