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2007 BMW 750i 4.8L Valvetronic VIN: WBAHL83567
Fellow techs, Got this '07 750i that's stumping me. The problem: There is a persistent 2A61 code (Valvetronic: Adjustment Range) set on the DME that comes right back after clearing codes. Additional codes set for the Valvetronic (mainly 2A6B: servomot...
2008 BMW M6 5.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WBSEK93558
Hi all in IATN land. Thanks for taking the time to read my post. This M6 keeps coming back with a #2 misfire code. The car runs good but will set the code and go into reduced power mode. New spark plugs and #2 coil. We have swapped the iconic modules with ... Trouble codes: P0302 (2 misfire), 2B36, 2B43
2011 BMW 535i GT 3.0L Drivetrain Malfuc VIN: WBAFR7C58B
Hello BMW Techs, Under load what pops up on the cluster is Drive Train Malfunction (no Check Engine Light) We have smoke tested the intake and found no leaks. We have done a complete software update on the car. We tested the blow-off valve only by it makin... Trouble codes: 12030
2004 Porsche Boxster S 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: WP0CB29804
Need some help with this one. The car came in with check engine light on and complaint that hard to put gas in the car. I pulled codes with pwiss 1 and there is a fault p0456 (fuel tank ventilation minor leak ). I activated the shutoff valve by the carbon ...
2013 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo 2.0L Oil VIN: 3VW7S7AT8D
This VW came to us from another shop after they gave up on it and the customer gave up on them. We should have ran as fast as we could to get away from this nightmare. BUT We need help! Its hard to believe but the car will run Great for five or six days...
2013 Volvo S60 T5 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1612FS0D
car came in with mil on, p0171(current) and a p0015(history) was pulling 10 inch of vacuum in crankcase. oil separator failed, replace and trims returned to normal. had vehicle idling for a prolonged period of time ie over an hour. noticed exhaust cam desi... Trouble codes: P0171, P0015, P0014

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2005 BMW 325Ci 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBABW33475
thanx for all the replies special shoutout to jacks german repair for some awesome help the customer is taking the car out of state so the smog isnt an issue i think his level of pain was exceeded haha thanx again for all the replies this was a huge increas... Trouble codes: P0174 (p0174-), P0174 (p0174-).
2007 Porsche 911 Carrera 4S 3.8L readiness monitors VIN: WP0BB29917
We checked the oxygen sensors, appeared questionable, so we replaced. Performed drive cycle, no luck. We ended up reflashing the DME and performed drive cycle per Aurel's route suggestion ;) and wala. readiness monitors reestablish and car passed CA smog. Tha...
2006 Volkswagen Jetta TDI 1.9L MIL Lamp on, No power VIN: 3VWST71K06
Well, I got it. Thanks for all the responses. SO as I stated in my original post, I smoked every line under the hood checking for leaks. I could see full movement of the actuator rod in the turbo moving freely. I started to replace parts. Eventually eliminated... Trouble codes: P0238 (Man. Press./Boost Sensor Signal to High), P0101 (MAF Implausible Signal).
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