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2001 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD 6.6L Transfer case VIN: 1GCHK29151
Have a 2001 Chevrolet 2500HD that clunks loudly when shifting from 2WD to 4HI while driving over 15 kph. Noise appears to be coming from transfer case. It is a 3 button select-able system. Everything appears tight in driveline with minimal play in transfer...
2001 Dodge Ram 3500 5.9L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1B7MF33671
Hello, I have a Cummins here that I would like to see gone. I pulled the cam to reseal the timing gear housing. Everything went together great, cracked the fuel lines and got it started pretty quick. Let it idle in the bay for 20-25 minutes, smooth as g...
2009 Dodge Journey SXT 3.5L Hard Start VIN: 3D4GG57V29
After they replaced the transmission, the vehicle requires extensive cranking to start ( 5 to 10 auto start attempts) Sets code P0339 and P0300. Once started it slowly runs up miss fires on bank 1, but seems to run ok otherwise. Tested Exhaust back pressur... Trouble codes: P0339 (CKP intermittent), P0300 (multiple miss fire)
2008 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: 5FNRL38918
2008 honda odyssey runs fine until it warms up. then its real sluggish and starts skipping and popping under hard acceleration. Changed spark plugs. Rear catalytic converter. All VTEC solenoids and pressure switches have been changed. still have the same p... Trouble codes: P1129
2000 Jaguar XK8 4.0L start/interior power VIN: SAJJA42CXY
i have battery voltage at battery in trunk, but 5 volts at interior fuse block, diagrams show a "tunnel stud connector" and gives a location as driveshaft tunnel area, im looking for a more detailed location.
2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 3.0L Cuts out, Cuts out VIN: 1J8HR58M57
Hello fellow Tech's I have a 07 Grand Cherokee Diesel SUV. The problem is I have a p0234 over boost and a p0046 Turbo Boost Control codes. I replace a bad intake tube between air box and turbo because it had a hole in it and cleared codes. Jeep ran fine fo... Trouble codes: P0234, P0234, P0234, P0234, P0234, P0234
2005 Kia Amanti 3.5L Trunk release VIN: KNALD12455
Customer states trunk release inop. confirmed neither switch nor key fob button working. fuse and relay good. valet button in glove box not the problem, manually opened trunk using emergency release. no power at actuator, ground good, bench tested actuator...
2010 Mercedes-Benz GLK350 4Matic 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: WDCGG8HB5A
thank you guys in advance for any help you can assist me with car was setting misfire code cyl.1 and you could feel misfire also setting manifold runner codes bk1 (had a broken rod replace with manifold assemble from Me/be) now i have rich codes setting bu... Trouble codes: 0746 (mixture rich bank1), 2092 (mixture rich at idle bk1), 750 (mixture rich), 2096 (mixture rich at idle)
2002 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L Poor Idle Quality, Stall
Vehicle came in for oil leaks, replaced valve cover gaskets, oil pan gasket, and intake gasket due to pulling upper intake to access rear valve cover. After all repair work, vehicle started just fine, test drove for 15-20 minutes with no issues. Drove back...
2004 Pontiac Grand Prix GTP 3.8L Electrical system VIN: 2G2WR52474
Customer described that when attempting to crank vehicle it would make a subtle click noise at the relay but not allow enough power to let vehicle crank. Explained it acts like it has voltage but not enough amps. My tech checked powers and grounds from bat...

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2003 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD 8.1L No Start VIN: 1GCHC23G43
All of the basics were covered before posting, but thank you for the input just the same. The vehicle has been sitting waiting for an approval on more time. I will post a resolution when one has been achieved. Trouble codes: P0342, P0343, P0700 (Trans control fault), P1518 (Pcm to tac), U1024 (Lost comm with tcm).
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 HD LTZ 6.6L injector noise VIN: 1GC4K1C81D
Hey guys thanks to everyone for your input. This truck had a tuner on it so I finally called the company & they did a data log from the vehicle. They then took that data & wrote a new tune for it. After installing the new tune the truck runs good. Thanks again...
2011 Ford F-150 XL 5.0L spark knock VIN: 1FTFW1EF4B
After driving and watching the fuel trims we notice that at cruising speed the short trim would max at 30%, it idle is was much more normal. Took a stab in the dark and replaced the mass air flow sensor. Reset the KAM and test drove again, the noise was gone...
2013 Jaguar XJ L Portfolio 3.0L Mechanical VIN: SAJWJ2GD3D
Resurfaced the front brake rotors, rechecked the front lower control arm bushings, still has pulsation, the front rims do have slightly bent rims, waiting for the customer to bring it back & will swap wheels form another customers car & see if the pulsation fi...
2007 Mercedes-Benz GL450 4.6L Mechanical VIN: 4JGBF71E47
as i said in last post i had an idea about pull.cust said she heard a hissing coming from left front wheel.l air strut is leaking and when on ground with wheels straight ahead the l/front tire has a decided lean in at the top..is this the pull culprit..all the...
2014 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 3.0L turbo VIN: WD3BE7CC4E
Well, I kind of feel like a shmuck for not trying this sooner. We got some good drill bits and drilled off the heads and out she came, a lot easier than we thought it would be. The way these things are shoehorned together makes it tough to do any major repair...
2006 Toyota Tundra SR5 4.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5TBRT34126
Ok talked to customer he the truck had a cold air intake and k&n filter, also a throttle body spacer. He removed all this then had the problem. All the sensors read right and react when leak or fuel is added. the throttle body was cleaned and reset during my d... Trouble codes: P0172, P0175.
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