× 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 October 18, 2018
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 All Makes and Models
Help Request Answers
2003 BMW X5 4.4i 4.4L no heat above 2000rpm
this bmw heats great at idle, if rpms are raised above 2000 you lose heat. watching scanner the valve stays open on both sides but heater core temp slowly drops from 170 until you don't have heat. If I unplug the valve the heater core temp stays and it hea...
2007 BMW X5 3.0si 3.0L transmission VIN: 5UXFE43507
reset adapt. values transmission in failsafe mode with error code CF33 followed procedure on clearing code not working reset values turn ignition off let vehicle go into sleep mode then you will be able to clear codes not working any help would be helpful ...
2005 Chrysler Pacifica Touring 3.5L No Start VIN: 2C4GF68455
This vehicle will always start cold and takes a lot to get it to stall. but after running and letting fans cycle a couple times in bay. we let sit for around 20 mins and the vehicle will no start. we found with the fuel pressure tester hooked to the fuel r...
2008 Dodge Sprinter 2500 3.0L no boost VIN: WD0PE84538
it did have other codes but none immediately reset. EGR, exhaust temp sensors, as well as more codes related to the intake positioner. I did double check and couldn't find any leaks by smoking the intake. There were and are no codes directly related t... Trouble codes: 2513 (intake port swirl actuator positioner error)
1992 Ford Mustang LX 5.0L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: 1FACP44E8N
Ford tech's...need help. This car starts and stalls cold and when warm, bogs down when given anything over 1/2 throttle like it's running out of gas. Unplug the MAF and it runs damn near normal. (Always was an accurate diagnosis for MAF failures) Replaced ... Trouble codes: 66 (MAF low), 92 (Fuel pump ckt open to PCM)
2000 Ford Crown Victoria LX 4.6L air distribution door VIN: 2FAFP74W8Y
This happens to be my personal vehicle. Needed the defroster to work the other morning but air just kept coming out of the panel vents. Only a trickle of air out of floor or defrost when chosen. I checked the vaccuum servo motors and could see 1 of them wo...
2003 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.0L Cuts out, Stall, osing power VIN: 1FDWX37P63
This will lose power under load, and may stall coming to stop. Dealer has put:FUEL PRESS REGULATOR, FUEL PRESSURE SENSOR, [OIL LEVEL SENSOR?] ALL FILTERS & OIL, INJECTOR CONTROL MODULE, SOME CONNECTORS, REMOVED TURBO TO CHECK[?] If I do a turbo pressure te... Trouble codes: P2262
2014 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 6.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: A60EEA5393
Hello all, I've got a puzzler, to me, here. First off, yes mileage is correct. Vehicle originally came in with P0430. Found exhaust manifolds cracked down the middle on both sides. Replaced manifolds, vehicle returned with P0430, P0420. Replaced catalytic ... Trouble codes: P0420 (Catalytic converter below threshold bank 1), P0430 (Catalytic converter below threshold bank 2)
2014 Ford Escape Titanium 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMCU9J93E
hello iatn! i have a p0171 that has me stumped. Combined ft stays +25 to +30 at any load or throttle opening. Smoked intake and all turbo ductwork, no leak found. Pcv system functions properly, no vacuum in crankcacse. Map- @ idle 5psi @wot 30psi boos... Trouble codes: P0171
2016 Ford Transit-350 XLT 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTBW3XV1G
Mitchel test for this code is wrong by the way!!. Used the Motorcraft site and pin point test RJ3 says access pcm with IDS and read (Def_Con per pid). My IDS 111.03 version does not have that pid. Can someone enlighten me? I am only assuming the Reductant ... Trouble codes: P206C
1999 Mercedes-Benz E300 3.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WDBJF25H6X
help MB Techs!!! We have exhausted our resources, Autologic is clueless(but has done what they can) and we are desperate to help this guy.This 300 td starts perfectly cold and idles like brand new but as it warms up it gets rough, starts blowing white smok... Trouble codes: P0300 (random misfire)
2005 Mercedes-Benz C320 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: WDBRN64J75
We have an odd one here and hoping a benz tech can shed some light. Fuel trims -35 rich both banks. Resetting fuel adaptions causes the front 02 sensors to peg at over 800 mv and short term trims go to -25 then long term trims after that go -20 -25. Normal... Trouble codes: P0175, P0172, P0171
2015 Mercedes-Benz ML250 Bluetec 4Matic 2.1L Parking Brake VIN: 4JGDA0EB0F
I started with such a simple thing - replacing rear pads and rotors and very embarrassed to have to ask for help. My ASE certified technician with 27 years experience forgot to retract the brakes on this 2015 Mercedes ML 250 Diesel until after he had insta...
2012 Nissan Frontier PRO-4X 4.0L No Start VIN: 1N6AD0EV0C
Came in on the hook as a no start,We repaired positive batt terminal,It was loose and the leads bolted to it were not tight,Still no start and check engine light does not power up. We can not communicate with the ecm,only thing we see getting power is acce...
2014 Ram ProMaster 2500 3.0L cold no gear VIN: 3C6TRVCD2E
truck came in warm with complaint of not shifting correct , ran scan came up with several codes , cleared codes & code po901 came back ? cant find any info on the code & cant locate dipstick tube to check fluid level ? any help appreciated no experience on...
2010 Subaru Forester X 2.5L differential ? VIN: JF2SH6BCXA
customer complained of vibration/noise mainly on turns,thought it was from brakes.numerous road tests inspections only found what sounds like wheel bearing noise,does not change pitch when turning or swaying side to side.listening with stethoscope on the l...
2007 Toyota Tacoma 2.7L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 5TEUX42N77
Vehicle came in customer complaining of hard start, poor idle and hesitation. Has a very noticeable shake at idle and when driving. Battery fixed the starting issue (failed load test). Seems to really lack power going into 1st and 2nd gear. No misfires ...

Fixes & Summaries for All Makes and Models
Fix/Summary Answers
2004 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: 1FAFP53UX4
This one is out the door.Had several things going against us and overthinking a bit. Ending up being a faulty starter. Thinking there must have been an issue with the gear reduction catching in spots imitating a timing issue.The cranking amps were normal.Our ...
2003 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L high side VIN: KM8SC13D43
thank you for everyone who replied,, i did flush all the hoses and lines both times// i replaced the condensor with a oem one from dealer and not a aftermarket one, and it fixed it,, its the third time i have had a aftermarket condensor do this,, the other tw...
2009 Toyota Corolla XLE 1.8L No Start VIN: JTDBL40E19
Thanks for all replies. Indeed it was a coil problem. I don't have a detailed diagnostic report because it was Friday and customer was needing car but anyway I switched coils starting with number 1 while engine would not start got to number 4 and started and r... Trouble codes: P0351 (Ignition coil circuit / driver cylinder 1), P0352 (Ignition coil circuit / driver cylinder 2), P0353 (Ignition coil circuit / driver cylinder 3), P0354 (Ignition coil circuit / driver cylinder 4).
Prev (Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.) Next