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2013 Audi A4 Quattro 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUKFCFL1D
These codes were present in May, cleared and didn't return until 2 weeks ago, same codes. Checked data blocks and fuel pressures are within spec. Cleared again and MIL came back on a few days later so here we are. They are intermittent but I cant see a pro... Trouble codes: P053F, P0088 (Fuel rail/system pressure too high 236 intermittent), P0088 (Fuel rail/system pressure too high 236 intermittent)
2001 BMW M5 5.0L pressure sensor circuit VIN: WBSDE93491
Hi. I have this e39 that gives an ABS-trac lights at 25mph. the code is ABS 5C and the description is pressure sensor test. I replaced the ABS pump and the pressure sensor with a used one and a new control unit. I get the same code at the same speed. any s...
2010 Buick Enclave CXL 3.6L Misfire VIN: 5GALVBED6A
I have this Enclave in. Customer told me she would drive it it would randomly buck on her and the check engine light would flash. Of coarse I can't get it to do it foe me. Was thinking I had a typical problem with the ignition coils and it has never had th... Trouble codes: P0089 (Fuel Pressure Regulator Performance), P0089 (Fuel Pressure Regulator Performance), P0089 (Fuel Pressure Regulator Performance)
1991 Chevrolet Corvette 5.7L Misfire VIN: 1G1YY238XM
Not familiar with these cars. It belongs to a customer's grandson. Car came in for reported overheating. We replaced a blown upper hose, expansion tank cap and cleared a bunch of crud from in front of the radiator. Drove the car and it does overheat at fre...
2007 Chrysler Sebring 2.4L No Start VIN: 1C3LC46K17
I am replacing the totally integrated power module on this 07 sebring for a no crank condition.my question is do i need pin code when programming this module?.I have not replaced one of this yet.Any information is well appreciated.thanks for your time
2003 Ford Focus ZX5 2.0L Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 3FAHP37303
Very strange one. When the brake warning light is on, it runs good. When I turn off ignition and turn it back on, if the brake warning light is off, it runs bad. Brakes work fine. The abs light comes on also. But the running is directly related to the brak...
2008 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 5.4L Instrument Cluster Tail Lights VIN: 1FTNF20588
Intermittantly (very) seen the problem for about 2 seconds. All the next problems occur- directional lights in-op on dash and exterior lights, door ajar light, tpm light, service brake system warning,no brake lights, cust. States not bump dependant, will j...
2013 Ford Fusion SE 1.6L 2-3 shift VIN: 3FA6P0HR8D
Fast forward to today. Customer came in and said that she is still feeling some
2010 Mazda 3 GS 2.0L transmission shift solenoid a VIN: JM1BL1HF4A
transmission and ses light coming on code p0753 setting , we did diagnosis as per service manaul outline no opens or shorts were found replaced solenoid and clear code customer drove for 1 day and code set again , have read that the tcm has been an issue b...
1999 Mercedes-Benz E300 3.0L Starting VIN: WDBJF25H3X
At time, the vehicle has no crank. The key always unlocks the ESL (steering lock) and it always lights up the dash lights in the ON position. Every now and then, going to the crank position gets you nothing. This will continue for short or long periods. Remov...
2000 Mercedes-Benz ML320 3.2L Safety VIN: 4JGAB54E5Y
Hello IATN members. SRS warning light is on, code B1871 stored. Will not clear. I can not find any code description in Alldata or Mitchell. Any help or onions will be greatly appreciated. Thank you, Mike [...].
2008 Toyota RAV4 Sport 2.4L Programming VIN: JTMBD32V98
Hi Toyota techs. Replacing the pcm with a dealer unit. Performed vin registration and reset memory. there is also a step for vehicle stability recognition. I cant find any instructions for this step. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you. Steve
1990 Volvo 240 2.3L Charging VIN: YV1AA8848L
Please read carefully!!! this volvo has a charge problem. when voltage is sent from ign to turn alternator on it drops from 12v to 1.5v, when wire from ign is disconnected from alternator, reads 12v. we have traced the circuit from ign switch to gage clust...

Fixes & Summaries for All Makes and Models
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2005 Acura TL 3.2L Misfire VIN: 19UUA66265
The problem is in the valve train, found damage in cylinder with a bore scope, time to remove and inspect. Trouble codes: P0305, P0306, P0300.
2007 Chevrolet Equinox LS 3.4L Engine VIN: 2CNDL13FX7
After trying multiple caps new and used the problem remained. I got a fatter O ring and forced the cap into placed and problem solved. I replaced the coolant tank with one from the salvage yard and a parts store cap and vehicle performs great. Thanks to eve...
2007 Dodge Dakota ST 3.7L headlights VIN: 1D7HE22K87
finally traced issue to command start was installed by dealer removed command start wire to headlamp switch replaced switch all lights back to normal operation thank you all for input
2012 Dodge Journey SXT 3.6L Mechanical VIN: 3C4PDDBG9C
So the vehicle is fixed. Oil was mixing in the antifreeze. Yes it had a blown head gasket. Used the blue dye to confirm what we knew from the exhaust coming out of coolant system. Had heads re done. I did find that the dealer parts are extremely cheap. Asked h...
2012 Honda Odyssey EX-L 3.5L Engine VIN: 5FNRL5H68C
Thanks to everyone. Here is a link to the sound this VAN makes up on start up: I run into this before, on the older models of this kind of VAN. On the Upper intake manifold cover where the IMT Actuator is located, if the flaps are removed,...
2008 Infiniti EX35 Journey 3.5L Comm issue VIN: JNKAJ09F38
2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 3.7L instrument panel VIN: 1J8GR48K76
This one is now fixed and back together, there were no other bolts holding it it just comes out hard for the first 4 in also watch in the Middle where the two bolts are behind the HVAC control for removal and install. There was one Bolt on the driver side back...
2008 Lincoln MKZ 3.5L master cyl VIN: 3LNHM26T58
well thanks to all who replied like most of you said it was the HCU and it was took a chance and got a used one used our ECU off of the car and just changed the HCU no lights bleed the brakes with a pressure bleeder and done!!! Again thanks to all.
2008 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Limited 3.3L abs VIN: JTEEW44A68
Thanks Frank,You just made my gut feeling a reality. I was thinking the very same thing that one of the valves had to be sticking,In 30 years working on Toyotas I always had to cringe when I see a trouble tree end in replace ecu.I guess I just was looking for ...
2012 Toyota Prius V Five 1.8L Mechanical VIN: JTDZN3EU6C
Thanks for all the responses. After further talking with the customer she now tells me she has been adding oil on a regular basis. She wanted to see if I could fix the CEL miss fire (which we did) and if I would tell her anything different than she was told b...
2014 Volkswagen Jetta SE 1.8L Battery
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