× Auto Repair Pros Member Benefits TechHelp Knowledge Base Forums Resources My iATN Marketplace Chat Pricing About Us Join Industry Sponsors Video Members Only Repair Shops Auto Pro Careers Auto Pro Reviews
Join Now
International Automotive Technicians Network
Prev Professional Automotive Repair Technical Discussions for January 26, 2023
International Automotive Technicians' Network (iATN) - Members Only
(Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.)
Vehicle Owners: If you are seeking an automotive repair professional to service your vehicle, visit the iATN Repair Shop Finder.

Open Help Requests for European
Help Request Answers
2017 Mercedes-Benz GLE350 4Matic 3.5L hood VIN: 4JGDA5HB5H
The client has a complaint of the hood open message will come up while driving "intermittently" and the alarm will set itself off intermittently while its parked and locked. I noticed while diagnosing the car that within the cluster the graphic image of th...

Fixes & Summaries for European
Fix/Summary Answers
2012 Volkswagen Passat TDI SE 2.0L broken off glow plug VIN: 1VWBN7A3XC
We got a bit lucky. Removed the intake and that gave us enough room to hook on to what was left with a vice grip and used a slide hammer to get the remainder of it out. Vehicle is running well and has no cylinder pressure codes.
2019 Volkswagen Atlas SE 3.6L Master cylinder VIN: 1V2DR2CA9K
The brake fluid looked almost new on this vehicle. I agree that pushing fluid back into the system and not out the bleeder can cause problems. It was a "newer" tech who did the repair, but I know he test drove it and he would not have let it go if it was not r...
Prev (Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.) Next