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2006 Aston Martin DB9 Volante 6.0L Mechanical VIN: SCFAD02A66
Does anyone know the torque spec for crankshaft bolt
2008 BMW 535xi 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WBANV935X8
see related repair history Trouble codes: 30FF, 29CF, 29D0, 29CC, 30BA, 2C3B
1998 Cadillac Catera 3.0L No Drive or Reverse VIN: W06VR52R2W
The transmission is this Cadillac goes into drive and reverse ok cold, but as engine warms up no dive on reverse. I do have line pressure but no output rpm.
2006 Chevrolet C4500 Kodiak C4U042 6.6L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1GBE4C1276
Hello and Thanks for taking the time to read my post. I've been working on this truck since September of 2017 and I'm coming to the end of my rope. This truck was towed in as a no start with the SES light on. I was unable to establish communication with th... Trouble codes: U0100 (Lost Communication With ECM)
2006 Dodge Ram 1500 TRX4 5.7L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1D7HU18236
Customer came into shop complaining of check engine light and "lightning bolt" symbol on dash at time. I am assuming that the lightning bolt is like a reduced power mode on a chevy. Customer has already replaced the throttle body and map sensor and batt... Trouble codes: P2100 (Electronic Throttle Control Motor Circuit Open)
2013 Dodge Dart Rallye 1.4L slave cylinder VIN: 1C3CDFBH2D
Happy New Year IATN Nation, let me state this before I start) I am aware of the clutch puzzles on this model and the challenges it poses upon bleeding, the tech tips and the TSBs. This pup came in with what appeared to be a blown out slave cylinder,fluid p...
2002 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 7.3L fluid VIN: 1FDWF37F42
has been to several shops , when towing a heavy trailer trans will overheat and lose the fluid , customer pulls over let it cool down and on his way again , the other shops have done what I would have done bigger cooler change the fluid , nothing in the pa...
2003 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Surge, Stall, dies VIN: 1FTSW31P63
truck surges , then dies, starts right back up, goes 1/4 mi. dies again. worse when hot.
2006 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMCU96H76
We have been struggling to keep the MIL off due to a P0128 code that keeps coming back. The current freeze frame condition shows 35 minutes of run time with a temperature of 158 degrees. Min temp listed as 170 degrees to pass test. No updates for PCM available... Trouble codes: P0128 (Coolant Thermostat stuck open)
2008 Ford F-350 Super Duty FX4 6.8L y-pipe VIN: 1FTWW31Y28
This truck came in for exhaust leaks. We resealed the Y-pipe to manifold joints. Surfaces were cleaned and high temp silicone applied to sealing surfaces. After installation the leaks were just as bad or worse than before. Any ideas how to get the joints t...
2009 Ford F-250 Super Duty FX4 5.4L engine VIN: 1FTSX215X9
Hello peoples!! I have been all over this vehicle searching for a humming noise that starts after vehicle warms up. If I remove the oil cap, oil dipstick &/or the pcv hose the noise goes away. I have found several posts about the evap hose and hose off of ...
2006 GMC Sierra 2500 HD SLT 6.6L No Start
Just trying to verify my diagnosis of this LBZ duramax. Brought in as a no start, found no high pressure fuel on scan tool. I verified that fuel is getting to the injection pump. I'm hoping some of you diesel guys can help me. I went through the cranks-no star...
2003 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L No Start VIN: KMHDN45D43
came in for miss used a test plug wire now will not start . has spark fuel pressure inj pulse cats not plugged act like wires are crossed engine is in time no codes fuel is good iam stuck thank you
2012 Kia Sorento SX 3.5L Parking brake VIN: 5XYKW4A2XC
I need help on this one from the KIA experts out there. The parking brake doesn't release when it's push down. Is there a way I can manually release the parking brake? I look on the Mitchell OnDemand site and couldn't find anything. Thanks!
2003 Land Rover Discovery SE 4.6L Cylinder 4 VIN: SALTY16413
This misfire went away in august, car ran well until it overheated. We just finished the reassembly after replacing head gaskets after massive overheat. Machine shop pressure tested heads and found to be good. Used victor reinz head set. Misfire developed ...
2013 Lexus LS460 4.6L Drive-axles VIN: JTHBL5EF9D
I have checked the axle nut torque 214 lbs Checked all attaching bolts and nuts to the hub assembly. Checked wheel for cracks
2007 Lincoln Town Car Signature 4.6L Pats VIN: 1LNHM81V27
This is a no-crank, no-start issue caused by the PATS system shutting it down. B1600 is a current code. The indicator on the dash blinks rapidly when trying to start, using either key. We have both the keys and one RKE transmitter. It was confirmed that the ...
2006 Mercedes-Benz E320 CDI 3.2L MIL Lamp on, cold idle quality VIN: WDBUF26JX6
Vehicle has had previous glow plug failures due to age and each were replaced as needed which cured the extended glow plug light/failure reminder. New issue intermittently illuminates the glow plug light and MIL (PO670-"glow plug control module circuit"). ... Trouble codes: P0670
2010 Mercury Milan Premier 3.0L Stall VIN: 3MEHM0CG2A
Any help would be amazing. This car only stalls at a stop. Can get it to act up every once in a while sitting in the bay. It never sets any code. It just dies like as if the key is being shut off. Not sputtering or anything like its running out of fuel. It...
2013 Mini Cooper Countryman 1.6L Sunroof VIN: WMWZB3C53D
This is a Countryman R60 the drain tubes on the front are about 5' long 1 piece tubes and there is literally no access holes to remove them. We currently have the interior sill trim off, the front door removed, the A pillar trim, and the headliner down ...
1999 Nissan Frontier SE 3.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N6ED26Y4X
this car was brought to use with ( SES ) on(fedral emissions). We found a Nissan recall for the code that was present in the car P1464. Nissan replaced the entire fuel tank as well as the fuel level sensor circuit. We got the car back from Nissan but code ... Trouble codes: P1464 (Fuel Level Sensor Circuit)
2014 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5N1AR2MM1E
Hello all, this Nissan is giving us some trouble with a p2097 code for post cat fuel trim bank 1. i know it is a 2014 with 36,000 miles but i have already talked to the dealer and was told no warranty I am stuck fixing this one. we have changed the rear... Trouble codes: P2097 (Post cat. fuel trim bank 1)

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2005 Chevrolet Trailblazer LS 4.2L engine stall VIN: 1GNDT13S85
Thaks for the replay, this morning I looked at the live data TPS percentage and was 18.5 , clean it and drop to 12.9 and fix the problem thank you all for point the TPS.
2012 Chrysler 200 Touring 2.4L gas cap VIN: 1C3CCBBB7C
Thanks for the help on this one,Had to send to dealer,I do not have a smoker to test system.The evap. valve on the cannister was missing an o ring.I did replace this and saw no o ring and no o ring was supplied with new valve,should have known there should be ...
1993 Dodge B250 5.2L Starting VIN: 2B6HB21Y4P
Thanks to all of you replied. The problem turned out to be a bad PCM. Installed two more (ostensibly rebuilt!) before getting one that worked. What confused me after the first replacement was that the new PCM exhibited EXACTLY the same problems as the old o...
2009 Ford F-450 Super Duty XL 6.4L regen counter
Thanks for the replies . I called my local dealer and talked to their diesel tech, he confirmed what Asad said , that the requested pid would reset the next time it needs a regen, and a manual regen would not set the requested pid to zero. We instructed the us...
2005 Infiniti FX35 3.5L limp mode VIN: JNRAS08W05
I soldered the old tcm and had the trans shop reinstall it. Fault was gone and shifted great. Thank you for the help...in the future, from the recommendations, I would buy a new valve body with the blank tcm if I wanted to use a used transmission.
2005 Nissan Altima S 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N4AL11D55
As a few suggested, A look down the plug hole found a nice & clean piston. Head gasket problem. He's gonna fight with the guy he bought it from. Trouble codes: P0303.
2007 Nissan Frontier SE 4.0L speedometer VIN: 1N6AD07W57
Im passing this one down the road to Nissan dealer or import specialty shop I [...] update with what they did to fix it. I got a little better information from Alldata about the CAN network but still didn't get the information about the VSS/ABS relationship...
2000 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L Cooling Fan VIN: JT2BG22K8Y
Hello everybody. Thank you for all your responses, they were helpful. like I mentioned before I had replaced all 3 coolant temp sensors. I was looking at the water temp sensor switch sitting in my bench, so I decided to disconnect the connector, plugged it in...
2009 Toyota RAV4 Limited 2.5L Blend Door VIN: JTMBF31V49
Upon removal and teardown of box again we found heat door mechanism installed upside down. They fit both ways unfortunately but don't completely close off core when incorrect. Good times...thanks guys for the inputs!
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