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2013 Audi Q5 Premium Plus 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WA1LFAFP6D
thanks in advance for the help if anybody has any to offer. I have this audi (engine code is CPM) that is setting the mil for too high fuel pressure cold. I rarely get these cars cold as our drop off shop is 2 miles away from our repair shop so they are al... Trouble codes: P53F0, P0880
2013 Audi S5 Cabriolet 3.0L Oil leak VIN: WAUCGAFH9D
Customer came in a few days ago for a oil service. Performed oil and filter change and got her out the door. On Monday of this week she called and said she had oil on her garage floor. She brought the in, removed metal shield and found a lot of oil sitting...
2007 Chevrolet Equinox LS 3.4L False ABSactvation VIN: 2CNDL13F07
Thanks in advance to all that offer help or input. This vehicle has a very intermittent false abs activation at slow speeds and usually when turning. The troubling part is when event happens scan tool looses communication momentarily, which I have never se...
2013 Chevrolet Cruze LS 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1G1PB5SG3D
This chevy cruze came in for a p0128 code and found thermostat was stuck open. After the repair i decided to test drive the vehicle to complte monitors so customer can obtain a smog but around 15 to 20 miles check engine light came on with a totally differ... Trouble codes: P219A
2014 Chevrolet Camaro LS 3.6L Cuts out VIN: 2G1FA1E36E
I have a similar vehicle. I can compare data recordings. switch sensors etc. This vehicle acts like it was running out of gas high, pressure fuel is 1200+ Spark plugs are fouled, short and long term trims near 20, 02 readings drop to near o. Cold it runs a... Trouble codes: P0016 (Crank Cam not plausable), P0017 (Crank Cam not plausable), P0018 (Crank Cam not plausable), P0019 (Crank Cam not plausable), P0097 (Intake air temp sensor 2 low voltage), P00F4
2010 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L Dead VIN: 1FMEU7DE7A
We have a 2010 Explorer with a parasitic drain. It reads .157 to .185 on an amp meter. When I pull interior fuse 2(5amp) it drops to .01, normal draw. The manual lists this as a microprocessor. When unplugged the headlights, door locks, windows, etc stop w...
2014 Ford F-150 XLT 5.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTNF1CF1E
I replaced this motor about a year ago and have been chasing these misfire codes ever since. I tried factory plugs and moving coils around but to no avail. Then I found a post talking about the need to reset the neutral misfire profile(crank sensor relearn... Trouble codes: P0315 (Neutral Misfire Profile Not Learned), P0301 (Misfire 1), P0306
2016 Ford Fusion SE 2.5L Starting VIN: 1FA6P0H79G
Good afternoon gentlemen. I would like to thank you all in advance.This car was towed in a no start. Battery is good. Scan showed a P06e9 no engine rotation during crank event. Followed diagnosis tree and verified signals to body module and pcm. Ignition s...
2013 GMC Yukon SLE 5.3L Tpms Learn VIN: 1GKS2AE00D
Replaced tire pressure sensor, tried to put the system in learn mode, the horn honks twice, but the left turn signal does not illuminate. It will not learn any of the sensor by responding with honk when lowering the tire pressure and raising it when in lea...
2007 Honda Accord LX 2.4L No Start VIN: 3HGCM56457
Hi Techs, Happy New Year to you all. It Looks like my New Year starting rough already. I just have a 2007 Honda Accord 2.4L with NO start problem, Cranking OK ( new battery and starter by other shops) Strange thing is, when turning on the ignition I can he...
2011 Hyundai Sonata GLS 2.4L Interior VIN: 5NPEB4AC4B
Hello all! We are working on a 2011 Hyundai Sonata. The right side buttons on the steering wheel do not work. Cruise and trip buttons don't work. I see a lot of complaints... what is the fix?
2000 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L Engine wont shut off VIN: 5LMFU28A7Y
Hi Guys, this vehicle came in for several electrical problems. No wipers, no radio, no dome lights, no climate control, etc... and the main issue was that the vehicle would not turn off (the key tumbler works fine but the vehicle stays running). The custom...
2013 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 3500 3.0L limited starts reman VIN: WDAPF4CC0D
Bus came in with 9 starts remaining, scan shows above code and Mitchel only gives me a TSB that doesn't help much. Don't really know where to go with this one, appreciate any help. Thanks Tom Trouble codes: P18BC
2012 Nissan NV3500 S 5.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5BZAF0AA3C
Hi techs. Happy New Year to you all. I have a 2012 Nissan NV3500, 5.6L with code Code P2096 Post Cat./conv B1 lean. I could not find any information about this code for this vehicle. Not even on Identifix. I check and compare the values of fuel trim // A/F... Trouble codes: P2096 (post cat/ converter bank 1 lean)
2007 Pontiac G6 GT 3.9L Poor Idle Quality, Poor Idle Quality, Poor Idle Quality, Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1G2ZH35147
Misfire running poorly Trouble codes: P0171, P0171
1997 Toyota RAV4 2.0L Cuts out VIN: JT3GP10VXV
suddenly started cutting out only when turning right,checked for any type fuel problem not fuel related it feels as though you killed key then it will restart right away,
2008 Toyota Sienna LE 3.5L steering VIN: 5TDBK23C28
Help!! We have a 2008 Sienna that came in for a power steering rack leak and a power steering pump leak, other than a leak the steering worked fine. We replaced the pump & rack with a mavel brand rebuild and ended up with a loss of power steering assist af...

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2005 BMW 530i 3.0L battery VIN: WBANA73575
as some others suggested,i had already eliminated the dme relay and verified no other devices were installed.we did not have any history as to their original issiue and why they replaced the battery(twice)before bringing to us.the vehicle does sit unused for e...
1999 Ford F-350 Super Duty XL 6.8L Steering Wheel VIN: 1FDWF37S9X
Thanks for all the info on this, first off, this was not a normal condition, they have 3 trucks, all set up the same and this was the only one with the problem, it ended up being a bent left front knuckle, after a lot of questioning, one of the drivers said he...
2002 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 3FAFP11332
Well, first, Thank You everyone for the input. The fix was the MAF sensor. It took me 3 tries to get a good one, but finally. Also changed rear O2 senor because of a negative reading. Trouble codes: P0171.
2007 Ford F-550 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FDAF56P47
Sorry guys. Still at this one have not found a fix. I Did find the turbo control fins are not moving. In bench testing the turbo the actuator does function and fins move. Trouble codes: P2617, P0683.
2011 Ford Fusion S 2.5L Cooling Systems VIN: 3FAHP0GA6B
2012 Ford Fiesta SE 1.6L Clutch Hydraulic VIN: 3FADP4EJ8C
Thank you all for the help. We felt possibly the air getting into system was due to how we were bleeding it. We power bled this vehicle and all is good.
2005 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L Ride Height VIN: 5LMFU27595
Problem solved... Good info and suggestions from all and Glenn gave a good, logical explanation as to the reasons behind the measuring ponts. Using a bit from all, I obtained a laser level with a tri-pod from Harbor Freight (...
2003 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L Glow plugs VIN: WVWRP61J73
ending up testing the 2 other glow plugs and another one failed so I ended up replacing the other glow plugs and also replaced the glow plug harness too. thanks for the help!
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