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2018 Alfa Romeo QUADRIFOGLIO 2.9L drivers seat
Vehicle got wet inside and shorted drivers seat forward/back motor? How can we get this thing to move or get motor out to move seat so we can get at rear bolts mounting seat assembly so that we can remove the seat? Any help would be great
2003 BMW X5 4.4i 4.4L battery VIN: 5UXFB335X3
new battery, when battery fully charged battery light on and overcharging 16-19v. when battery below charge and engine running, charging system at 14v and battery light not on.
2013 Chrysler Town & Country Touring 3.6L Starter VIN: 2C4RC1BGXD
Thanks for any help you can provide. Get a cup of coffee, this could be lengthy. We had this 2013 Town and Country towed into the shop for a complaint of no crank. Prior to this event there were some running issues with the vehicle which were happening ...
1999 Ford F-550 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L Hesitation VIN: 1FDAF56F7X
Hey guys truck is a landscaping vehicle when cold has lack of power with a throat exhaust sound starts to warm up problem goes away i was thinking turbo pedastal could cause this no really good tests for this any ideas would be great thanks. Trouble codes: P1247
2002 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 5.4L no comm VIN: 1FTNX21L82
hello all this truck keeps dinging and door ajar light on while driving all doors closed and latches have been lubed. also the radio wont turn off when car is off, untill the vehicle times out after 30 min. has no comm with the VSM/CSM. have checked all po... Trouble codes: U1950
2000 GMC Sonoma SL 4.3L No Start VIN: 1GTCS19W7Y
had this gmc dragged in here from another shop. cranks but no start. its not in theft. tps closed throttle volts are .68. iat and ect read within a degree or 2 of each other. will fire right up and run smooth with carb spray. my fuel pressure drops down to...
2013 Lexus GS350 3.5L tpms VIN: JTHCE1BL3D
We replaced 4 new tires on this Lexus. There after , customers says for tire pressure display just shows ---. I've tried Key On Engine off, Push rest button under dash , TPMS warning Blinks and drove car. No Change. Scan each Tire Sensor .. all read OK. Co...
2011 Lincoln MKS EcoBoost 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1LNHL9FT1B
Good afternoon techies, A customer brought a vehicle in with check engine light and multiple DTC's. After doing some research, I found information regarding the cluster of codes received - checked the ground that the Mitchell troubleshooting wanted and ... Trouble codes: P0111 (IAT sensor 1 circuit range/performance), P0113 (IAT sensor 1 circuit high input), P0138 (O2 circuit high voltage bank 1 sensor 2), P0158 (02 circuit high voltage bank 2 sensor 2), P0453 (evap system pressure sensor/switch), P0581 (cruise control multi-function input A circuit high)
1939 MG WA Drophead .0L Mechanical
My customer brought this engine in for a rebuild. The only specs I have been able to find have been for the SA 2.3L engine. If anyone has access to vintage MG information, I would love to have any engine specs you could supply such as crankshaft size, rod ...
2016 Volkswagen Tiguan SE 2.0L No Start VIN: WVGBV7AX4G
Car towed in no start, after it sits over night it sounds like it fires 4-5 times then nothing.There were no codes when car was brought in but another shop had looked at it before me, customer stated it had misfire codes.Cylinder compression is around 125 ...

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2016 Cadillac Escalade 6.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1GYS4GKJ2G
thanks for all the replys you guys hit it on the head vin from used engine was the same but i took your advise and installed original injectors problem solved thanks again. Trouble codes: P0171, P0171.
2007 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD Classic LT 6.6L check engine light
i replaced the tcm with a used one from wrecking yard. and speedo started to work no more dtc for speed sensor fault
2014 Chevrolet Malibu LS 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1G11C5SL5E
Fortunately I had another 14 Malibu with a 2.5L come in the shop on Saturday and was able to pull a known good Cam/Crank Correlation waveform from it. 13 & 14 2.5L's DO NOT share the same Cam/Crank waveform. So do not use a 13 waveform to compare to a 14 or vi... Trouble codes: P0017 (Crankshaft Position - Exhaust Camshaft Position Not Plausible).
2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Crank sensor VIN: 1J4GW48S64
Thanks for all the advice. Got the sensor replaced without lowering the trans. Used OEM part as recommended.
2008 Toyota Prius Touring 1.5L No Start VIN: JTDKB20U28
THANK YOU TO MICHAEL FROM MASS! Finally got back to this vehicle after having it sit for weeks and he was correct, the plug at J17 had been swapped! Trouble codes: C1203 (Engine Control System Communication Circuit Fault), U0073 (Control Module Communication Bus Off), U0293 (Lost Communication With Hybrid Vehicle Control System).
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