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2007 BMW 530i 3.0L No Start
Cranks , no start. Only when 40 deg or below...once started runs great rest of the day. No codes stored...replaced battery,crank and cam sensors encentric shaft sensor, coil and plugs. To get car started have to disconnect encentric shaft sensor...engine w...
2012 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT 4.8L Tpms sensor reciever VIN: 1GCNKPEA0C
Hello. Can anyone tell me if gm’s pass thru software will work on a laptop using a 3rd generation i7 processor? The reason I am asking is because my machine is running windows 7pro 64 and GM now specs windows 10pro with a 6th generation and above processor...
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT 5.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1GCRKSE75D
Code P219A will set intermittently. truck runs fine no misfires. switched front oxygen sensors from Bank 1 to Bank 2. swapped fuel injectors from bank 1 to bank 2. alcohol content is 7%, gas test as 15% alcohol. hooked up smoke machine and pressure tested ... Trouble codes: P219A
2015 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD LT 6.6L Remote Start, Cruise Control VIN: 1GC1KVE88F
Just curious if anyone has run into an issue similar but im working on a 15 chevy 2500hd and the customer is complaining that when he remote starts the truck it will run for 4 sec then shut off but when he does it again it works, he also states that the cr...
2007 Dodge Ram 1500 ST 4.7L Shift motor wiring VIN: 1D7HU16P57
I am mostly retired but I offered to look at this vehicle for a local dealer. He bought it at an auction and it has no 4 wheel drive. Checked all power and the only discrepancy I found is the Shift control module harness only Has five wires to it. The diag...
2003 Ford F-250 Super Duty XLT 6.0L No Start, Stall VIN: 1FTNW21P93
Vehicle came in on hook. cranking rpms were low. tested batteries, replaced one. started vehicle and test drove. cut off when hot had to tow back in. ficmmpwr 45 volts, icp pressure 1845 psi, ipr 57%. sync yes, icp volts 1, buzz checked injectors all click... Trouble codes: P0263
2013 Ford F-250 Super Duty King Ranch 6.7L No Start VIN: 1FT7W2BTXD
high pressure fuel readings on scanner are 1100 psi needs 5000 psi to open injectors any ideas would be greatly appreciated Trouble codes: P2291
2014 Jeep Cherokee Limited 2.4L Engine Mount VIN: 1C4PJLDBXE
Hello Chrysler techs. This came in and had a vibration and physically bad engine mounts. One leaking fluid and the torque rod rubber torn apart. We installed all 3 new OEM Chrysler parts and at idle it is ok but when you accelerate lightly or power brak...
2005 Mercedes-Benz E320 CDI 3.2L MIL Lamp on, Low power VIN: WDBUF26J55
I've got a OM 648 with intermittent low power and check engine MIL. Used to happen once every few months, getting more consistent lately. Power low till key cycled, DTC 2047-001 "Rail pressure monitoring via volume control valve. The rail pressure is too l... Trouble codes: P2047 (001-)
2011 Ram 1500 Laramie 5.7L engine VIN: 1D7RV1GT9B
ok guys i really need your help on this one! this truck has a buck/lope/surge between 1500-2000 rpm under accel. i tested the app and the voltages were not in spec so it was replaced along with the throttle body but the main concer is still there. and idea...

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2011 Chevrolet Express 2500 4.8L lower hose pops off VIN: 1GCWGFBA8B
i had gunned it from a stop and didnt hear a thud on take off so i didnt think motor mount were bad,,but i had a helper power brake it on lift as suggested...sure enough both motor mounts are broken ...customer hasnt decided weather to put more money into ,so ...
2007 GMC Yukon Denali 6.2L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1GKFK63817
Thanks for the help! I released the car to customer with instructions to drive for several days to let the computer relearn...if not return and I will re look...Customer has not returned.
2015 Honda Accord EX-L 3.5L Long crank time VIN: 1HGCR3F80F
fuel pressure dropped after a few seconds to 15 psi after vehicle was turned off. replaced the in tank fuel pump assy fuel pressure stayed at 50 psi after 15 minute after vehicle was turned off.bad fuel pressure regulator / check valve Trouble codes: P0627 (Fuel Pump Control FPC System Malfunction).
2007 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 3.7L hard start hot VIN: 1J8GR48K47
thanks everyone for the ideas and suggestions. We ended up wrapping injectors with heat tape to prevent fuel boiling in the rail.i was still able to recreate the problem on the hoist but only under extreme conditions.customer has driven the vehicle for a coup...
2008 Jeep Patriot Sport 2.0L Starting VIN: 1J8FT28008
Thank you all for the replies... some of the suggestions have been... tipm and or connections... starter?...iod fuse... ignition switch...key relearn...all of these have been eliminated. At this point the car always starts and runs although at times it may t...
2013 Ram 1500 SLT 5.7L MIL on VIN: 1C6RR7GT9D
I doubled checked all the wiring and could find nothing amiss. As per the replies I received, I starting cleaning grounds and that did fix it. I believe the one that did it was a pretty large ground along the top of the left side fender that was not touched du...
2006 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWEK73C76
Good morning amigos, The client had taken vehicle to the dealership and they found that there was a recall for PCM replacement (they replaced and reprogrammed the PCM and no more of an issue). All codes other than the high pressure fuel pump code remains and ... Trouble codes: P0030 (oxygen lambda sensor B1 S1 heating circuit malfunction / open circuit), P0300 (random/multiple cylinder misfire detected), P0303 (cylinder 3 misfire detected), P0302 (cylinder 2 misfire detected), P0688 (ecm power relay load circuit - J271 open circuit).
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