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2000 Bentley Arnage Red Label 6.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: SCBLC31E3Y
Hi everyone im looking for some advise..I have a costumer with a 2000 arnage, my scan tool will only go back to 2007, im looking for a tool to read this car,,i was wondering if Vag-Com would do the trick..any ideas are appreciated .
2006 BMW 750Li 4.8L Limp-home VIN: WBAHN83596
Intermittently, the car will go into limp-home mode while flashing two different messages: Engine malfunction- reduced power and DSC malfunction: drive moderately. If you turn the car off and wait a few seconds and restart it, it will then start running fi... Trouble codes: 5F02, 2D05, 2D32, 2D13, 29E7, 29E8, 2CF8, 2CFA
2011 BMW X5 xDrive35d 3.0L No Start VIN: 5UXZW0C55B
We have limited communication with the car with the BMW ISTA or a generic tester won't talk to the DDE. The power train CAN is down. Vehicle won't crank with either of the 2 keys. We lots of codes and mainly CAN Communication Codes. We can't clear the code...
2003 Mercedes-Benz S430 4.3L Ignition Switch VIN: WDBNG70J53
This car has an ignition lock that won't turn. Customer is another shop owner and he bought a new key and that didn't fix it. Does anyone know a reputable repair source for this EIS? Would like to send it out and have it fixed rather than replace it if ...
2004 Mercedes-Benz S500 4Matic 5.0L Heater VIN: WDBNG84J14
Car came in with heat but noise problem from belt area? replace bad water bad & 2 pulleys, noise gone but had no heat? replaced heater delivery unit, air bleed to fill seems full at correct level, ran high rpms still no heat, hose from heater core seem col...
2010 Volkswagen Passat Komfort 2.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: WVWJM7AN2A
Engine blowing white smoke on rainy day, smell raw gas coming out tail pipe. Code p0302, remove all spark plugs and number # cylinder shooting raw gas out like a geyser, disconnect wire connector at injector and gas still pouring our.in the process of repl... Trouble codes: P0302 (p0302)
2011 Volkswagen Tiguan S 2.0L Most electrical VIN: WVGBV7AX5B
Thanks in advance for the help. My Euro tech is away and can't be reached. Tow in with no power, no crank. Customer had a battery issue and install a battery. He insists he did not install it reversed and I don't think he could. After installation the car ...
2001 Volvo V40 1.9L Oil Leak VIN: YV1VW295X1
Car originally had bad oil leak out of head gasket and down back of the engine. Pulled head, had rebuilt and installed new Volvo gasket, timing belt, seals, PVC valve/flame trap, crankcase ventilation update etc. Tested for crankcase pressure at the dipsti...

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2004 Mercedes-Benz C240 2.6L No Start, long crank to start VIN: WDBRF61J34
Since I can think of no other parts to replace, I told the customer to try a new batch of gas. Unfortunately, the problem still exist. I end up referring the customer to the dealer. Trouble codes: P0172 (Rich - bank 1), P0175 (Rich - bank 2), P0131 (O2 signal low bank 1).
2002 Volkswagen EuroVan GLS 2.8L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WV2MB47092
All fixed! Full chain job with timing case adjuster unit and both cam barrels...parts suppliers have finally made it somewhat easy...the chains, guides, rails and both tensioners come in a nice kit...I just wish they'd include the hardware. Timing case and bar... Trouble codes: P0011 (Bank 1 Camshaft over-advanced), P0118 (Coolant temp sensor done), P0322 (Crank sensor done).
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