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2007 Buick Lucerne CX 3.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2G4WJ58257
I have made several attempts but the code did not reset and the obd2 monitors have not completed. Originally there was a hesitation from dirty maf and catalyst efficiency issues. Is there anything that can prevent the monitors from completing ? Fuel trim... Trouble codes: P1133
2012 Buick Enclave 3.6L front struts VIN: 5GAKVCED8C
this problem is fairly common with enclaves, after hoisted, front struts fail internally, resulting in very rough ride, can I expect this condition to cure itself over time?, we have replaced struts in previous cases
2011 Cadillac Escalade 6.2L Misfire, MIL Lamp on, unstable trims VIN: 1GYS4BEF7B
Hello Everybody, I have this Cadillac that I'm looking for some feedback on. Vehicle came in with a P0300 code with heavy misfire history on cylinder 5 and light misfire history on cylinder 7. A technician at the shop has switched all ignition component... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Misfire)
2007 Chevrolet Tahoe LTZ 5.3L No Start VIN: 1GNFK13047
Replaced ECM and performed VTD relearn. Scan tool communicates with all other modules. Fuel volatility/contamination - small sample ignites as well as a control sample from gas station. ECT - tells the truth (same as physical coolant temp measurement) All ...
2007 Dodge Ram 2500 SLT 5.9L high amp draw VIN: 3D7KS29C57
Batteries totally dead, Zero volts. Charged up battery, replaced one as it got so hot, it melted the cable, pass side battery, rodent had nest under hood. Looked for damaged chewed through cables, all good. No frayed wiring visible, with intake heater disc...
2008 Dodge Avenger SE 2.4L pcm VIN: 1B3LC46KX8
I replaced a pcm and now I get u0110 and u1120. my car is non abs and the used pcm come out of one with abs. It seems to be trying to communicate with a module that's not there.
2007 GMC Yukon Denali 6.2L Amplifier VIN: 1GKFK638X7
I have a Yukon Denali here that has no sound from Radio. Removed seats and console for access to amplifier. No battery power on the thick red/white wire. jumpered power too it and it works. I've tried to find continuity to Junction box at end of dash, junc...
2007 Kia Rondo EX 2.4L engine valve timing VIN: KNAFG52587
Has p0011 - camshaft position actuator and almost a quarter million miles on the timing chain. Even if the chain is not the cause of the code but the solenoid, I'm wondering if this chain is in danger if going because of high miles. I can't find anywhere o...
1992 Mazda B2600 LE-5 2.6L transmission VIN: JM2UF6140N
Hi and thanks. Got this 1992 B2600i 4x4, the shifter has suddenly become loose and no gears will engage. I removed the console and accessed the shifter, I can see that it remains connected into the rod in the top of the gearbox. There is no felt resistance...
2004 Mercedes-Benz S600 5.5L Misfire VIN: WDBNG76J54
Hi techs, have this s600 that keeps returning with multiple misfires on first two cylinders both banks. Dealer recommended spark plugs & coil assemblies. We install spark plugs/coils and vehicle returned 2days later with misfire. Found Mercedes TSB for sam... Trouble codes: P0300, P0301, P0302, P0307, P0308
2009 Scion xD 1.8L Steering VIN: JTKKU10429
Customer brought car in not charging my tech replaced alternator and car is charging but... Will now not shift out of park ,has no power steering and no break lights also there is no power at interior fuse box yet all fuses are ok and none blown under hood...
2009 Toyota Tacoma 4.0L Pump VIN: 5TEUU42N19
ABS pump runs anytime you 1st apply the brakes, koeo or koer, we pressure bled All 4 wheels, ran 3 types of brake bleeding procedures according to alldata, following each step closely, no change. The pedal is a bit high, stops ok No codes in abs/vsc/trd ...
2011 Toyota Prius 1.8L Engine VIN: JTDKN3DU3B
This is my personal vehicle. During cold start-up, a loud knock was heard from the engine (for several seconds) and was accompanied by a misfire code for cyl #2. There was also a drop in the coolant reservoir. Once warmed up, the engine operated normally. ...
2011 Volkswagen Jetta SEL 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWGX7AJ9B
this vw keeps setting a po106 for the map sensor after 80 km of driving I have found the intake soaked in oil cleaned and replaced the sensor again the code will keep resetting intake is cleaner now all vw parts Trouble codes: P0106

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2010 Audi Q5 Premium 3.2L transmission VIN: WAUKM58R8A
Thanks for the replys. The customer authorized the transmission fluid flush so I ordered the Fuchs Titan DCTF, it will take 2 weeks to arrive to Cabo, so I'm closing this request in the meantime & will post more info later. Saludos
2015 Cadillac Escalade Luxury 6.2L Driveline VIN: 1GYS4BKJ4F
I contacted the customer and after questioning him extensively, he did say this noise was there before the tires were replaced. After eliminating driveshafts and transfer case, I'm certain this is being caused by the torque convertor clutch due to the rpm fluc...
2004 Chevrolet Express 2500 4.8L alarm VIN: 1GCGG29V34
Thank you for all replies and I watched BCM pids and the horn relay was not switching when it sounded. I looked under dash carefully and found some aftermarket wirings and aftermarket alarm installed. Removed fuse on aftermarket wirings and the horn stopped t...
2005 Chrysler Pacifica Touring 3.5L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2C4GM68405
after taking over the job from another tech i found that when they took out the old pcm to replace the rebuilt one the ground wire under battery was never replaced. All is good now Trouble codes: P0108.
2009 Kia Optima EX 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: KNAGE22899
Rechecked timing marks all ok. Pulled chain off and removed phasers and found the pin on the exhaust phaser the hole for the set pin is elongated . replaced phaser and installed chain and rechecked runs good no lilght. Thanks for the help. Trouble codes: P0017.
2010 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 5.0L engine VIN: SALME1D45A
Thanks for all your advise. I pulled the engine out the top this morning and it was very easy like you said. I was concerned that my cherry picker would not go high enough but it did. Thanks again to Kevin, Marlen, and Niall.
2003 Lexus ES300 3.0L Misfire VIN: JTHBF30G93
Hello Techs. I found the problem, it was the front engine pipe also got clog up, may be from the bad Bk 1 Converter giving down, Dusan [...] was right, I remove the section by section pipe, finally get to the front engine pipe, I will able acceleration and f... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Misfire), P0301 (Misfire 1), P0303 (Misfire 3), P0305 (Misfire 5).
2012 Mini Cooper S 1.6L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: WMWSV3C55C
Sent it to a place I trust that does MB BMW and some MIni work and They cleaned the Vanos and all is well. They did check the vacuum pump because they claim they try to lock up and cause timing issues. $350.00 bucks later and she is back driving it. I don't ... Trouble codes: 2DA0, 2C58.
2004 Subaru Impreza WRX STI 2.5L Fuel tank VIN: JF1GD70694
Finally had enough time to get back to this problem child. We ended up having to drop the fuel tank , a real chore on this car.The vent valve was super clogged with charcoal from the cannister and there was even some charcoal inside of the fuel tank! Thank you...
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