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2004 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 6.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1GCHK29U44
This came from a friends shop who has had a stroke so no information to go on ,( i think he had a breakdown looking at the truck stuff everywhere ) looking at his work order it came in with driveability problems ,(maybe when hot ? ) 1 i cant get any commun...
2010 Chevrolet Equinox LT 2.4L blower motor VIN: 2CNALDEW8A
no input on scan tool from blower switch, scan tool displays blower switch off and blower command pid reads 92%. duty cycle with vantage pro reads 92% @ blower motor module, blower motor control module control circut backprobed. blower switch does no...
2004 Dodge Sprinter 2500 2.7L No Start VIN: WD2PD64464
Tow truck driver said he had towed it several times. Had a no start went it came in. We started with the usual checking grounds /connectors /codes. When we can commutate with the shift module it will start. code 1926-0000 when we cant no start . so far pow... Trouble codes: 3FFF0, 3FFF0
2006 Dodge Ram 2500 SLT 5.9L intake air heater VIN: 3D7KS28C96
the truck runs good after it is started crank times are some long if allowed to cool over hour and half after full warm up can command intake air heater to run and it will get power as designed. does any one know what criteria is needed for pcm to command ...
2004 Honda Pilot EX 3.5L Stall VIN: 2HKYF18544
Good morning i have a 04 honda piolet code p0401 for egr flow.customer sead it would stall at times and would not start at times.installed scan tool did egr test test did not pass removed egr and inspected all looked good.installed egr and did test it pass... Trouble codes: P0401
2005 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 3.5L No Start VIN: KM8SC13E65
Hey fella's. Need your help once again. I have a this Santa Fe Hyundai, with a crank no start. I have checked the most obvious. Fuel pressure good. can command fuel pump on and get about 40-45 psi. I have checked all the fuses, good. Ran a quick test with ... Trouble codes: N0NE
2012 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid 2.4L Starting VIN: KMHEC4A4XC
Bought this hybrid car at auction, we got it in the shop and found that the alternator/starter belt was missing, we installed a new one and charged the 12 volt battery. Issue is it appears that the high voltage battery is very low on charge. Some statments...
2010 Lexus RX450h 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTJBC1BA1A
Vehicle was towed in. Cust says would not accelerate, MIL flashing, check Hybrid system & check all wheel drive displaying on dash. I cleared codes and drove vehicle, took about 1.7 miles then limp mode kicked in and barely limped back to shop, P0A78 retur... Trouble codes: P0A78, C1259 (HV system regen malf - stored in ABS), C1310 (Malf in HV system - stored in ABS)
1998 Mercedes-Benz SLK230 Kompressor 2.3L Instrument cluster VIN: WDBKK47F9W
I have this car that a customer jumped wrong,it damaged the instrument cluster, i tried to get it repaired but BBA said the processor is damaged and cant be repaired. I know they aren't always the best but no one else would take it on, my Question is does ...
2006 Mercedes-Benz E350 3.5L Charging VIN: WDBUF56J06
Code 9092 Auxiliary battery bad or not connected, installed new auxiliary battery, cleared code, comes back instantly, tested auxiliary battery rely, test good, power on one side charging system voltage 14+ the other side has auxiliary battery voltage 12...
2015 Ram 1500 Laramie Limited 5.7L Misfire VIN: 1C6RR7NT8F
Good morning! This truck had a flat cam on #3. I replaced the engine w reman, all assoc parts, new factory correct spark plugs, cust had replaced a couple of coils w aftermarket, not sure where those landed when put back together. Ran good. 10 thousand mil... Trouble codes: P2308, P0303
2004 Saturn L300 3 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1G8JL54R84
thanks in advance for any fed back on this issue. here goes, car came in for with multiple codes for throttle body checked voltages all present to T-body checked gas peddle had reading on tech 2 showing good signal to computer from gas peddle with no throt... Trouble codes: P2119
2012 Subaru Impreza WRX 2.5L Misfire VIN: JF1GV7F6XC
Good morning we have this Subaru in from another shop. Complaint is idles rough they installed new oem coils and plugs. What we noticed is off idle it seems to drive fine and will not set any codes. If you let it idle it will set p0301/p0302/p0303/p0304.Th... Trouble codes: P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304
2012 Subaru Forester X Limited 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JF2SHBDC5C
I have a very intermittent P2096. Replaced the A/F sensor with Subaru part twice. Even if I just clear the code it can take a month and a half for the light to come back on. When I have the car fuel trims are always in the -7.0 to 5.5 at there most extreme... Trouble codes: P2096 (Post Catalyst Fuel System Lean)

Fixes & Summaries for All Makes and Models
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2016 Ford F-150 XLT 3.5L Excessive Emissions, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTEW1EG1G
Thanks for all the great replies and ideas of course. The dealer cats were of course cleaner then the aftermarket, but still were working very well. The rear O2 sensors were working within parameters, slightly better after the replacement of the one sensor. We... Trouble codes: P0430 (Catalyst System Efficiency Below Threshold Bank 2).
2014 GMC Savana 3500 6.0L Door Locks VIN: 1GTZ7TCGXE
This one ended up being in the rear door latch assembly. I had him back in a couple of days later (These are plumbing vans and getting them away from the plumber is like pulling hens teeth) for a screw in his tire and said that the dash message for the cargo l...
2015 GMC Yukon Denali 6.2L undercarraige VIN: 1GKS2JKJ8F
Noise seem to be coming from transmission that travels through the transfer case into the drive shaft like a speaker. Customer decline to fix due to cost constraints. thanks to all that offered help.
2013 Mercedes-Benz GLK350 3.5L front propeller shaft VIN: WDCGG8JB2D
found a second set of instructions for this job that called for removal of the diff pinion retaining ring, this gave us more space and it finally went in. thanks to all who chimed in.
2010 Mini Cooper Clubman 1.6L Poor Idle Quality VIN: WMWML3C57A
New valve cover gasket was the fix of the moment... after it was installed, smoked again, and codes cleared, would say it ran 95% better. It did still seem a bit nervous with slight gentle increases in RPM every so often while idling. Other shop said it was al... Trouble codes: 0X2AC, 0X2A8, 0X284.
2011 Mini Cooper 1.6L Footwell Module VIN: WMWSU3C53B
only the dealer is able to install CAS module did not recieve any good replies
2007 Porsche 911 Carrera S 3.8L battery drain VIN: WP0AB29967
Best advise recieved from Daniel [...], obviously this guys do a lot of Porsche, I did replace the starter with new unit and the slow cranking problem is gone. Regarding the voltage drop test (that mostly everybody suggested) thanks, I know better, but "easy ...
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