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2003 Cadillac DeVille 4.6L No Start, no crank VIN: 1G6KD54YX3
Car towed in dead, auto club tried to boost, has been sitting for several months, 1yr old battery dead for some time. New battery installed for testing No communication with pcm. check engine light on, u1000 codes in all modules saying no communication w/p... Trouble codes: U1000
2007 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L Not charging, battery light VIN: 3A4FY48B77
Hello folks pt cruiser sent in from another shop with battery light on and a code stored P2504. I put a scope on the 2 wires from the generator to the pcm and when starting saw a spike in voltage (on the generator sense wire) to about 25 volts every time I...
2010 Ford Fusion SE 3.0L No Start VIN: 3FAHP0HG6A
Car died on the highway as if the switch were turned of: no stumble or misfire. Checked codes and there was one in history for crank sensor. I replaced the sensor and the pigtail, verified 6-7 volts ac out of the sensor on crank. Motor cranks fine, have po...
2015 Ford F-550 Super Duty XLT 6.7L Reduced power mode VIN: 1FDUF5HT9F
This truck goes into reduced power mode around every 1,000 miles or so. The problem is that it doesn't store any codes. We have replaced fuel filters and air filter. The truck is an ambulance and it will slow the crew down to 15 mph and if they restart ...
2008 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L Squealing Noise VIN: 5FNRL38438
Customer complaint .. squealing noise from left front when driving, but not all the time. When driving this van, you will here this squealing noise around 40ish MPH.and around 60ish MPH. It will last for a very short time. Sometimes the noise sounds like m...
2004 Jeep Liberty Sport 3.7L Safety VIN: 1J4GL48K94
Jeep came in on the hook. Installed new cylinder head Passenger side. Now AIR BAG light is on. Two codes with NO numbers DRIVERS SEAT BELT SENSOR OPEN and DRIVES SEAT SENSOR SHORT TO BATTERY. Changed the Air Bag control module and had the Passenger seat re...
2011 Kia Sedona LX 3.5L Misfire VIN: KNDMG4C7XB
This one is killing us. Vehicle starts and runs smoothly until the ECM picks up a misfire on #2, #4 and or #6 cylinders. Most commonly 2 & 4. Then as you know it shuts those cylinders down. We have swapped coils and injectors. Rechecked compression, Rechec... Trouble codes: P0302 (Misfire 2), P0304 (Misfire cyl3), P0018 (Crankshaft correlation Bank 2 sensor A), P0019 (Crank corrrelation Bank 2 Sensor B)
2011 Mercedes-Benz ML350 Bluetec 4Matic 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4JGBB2FB5B
Hi need some assistance from the Mercedes techs out there. This ML 350 diesel came in with a p111500 code for regeneration of particulate filter frequency. Any advice on dio would be great. I have not yet done a manual regeneration wanted some impute first... Trouble codes: P1115
2002 Mercury Villager Sport 3.3L heater core VIN: 4M2ZV12T12
Customer complains that there is no heat while the vehicle is idling, customer also says that the heat comes on when they get onto the highway. We have replaced the radiator and thermostat, as well as flushed the heater core. Confirmed that there are no ot...
2013 Mini Cooper Countryman John Cooper Works ALL4 1.6L Misfire VIN: WMWXD1C51D
Not Real Familiar With Mini's So Want To Get Some Second Opinions. Codes All Have To Do With Misfire In Cylinder 3, 2FAA,2EFE,2F01,2EE0,2EEA,2EE2 & 2EEC. Check Plugs & Coils And Swapped Cylinders. Stays In #3. Checked For Spark With Coil Out Of Cylinder. N...
2019 Ram ram slt 5.7L No Start
Truck came in w/a no-start condition . After plenty of checking for no-start / no fuel pump operation . Dropped the tank and found tank was contaminated with rice ( of all things ) and this was gooey and I mean gooey ! Cleaned the tank thoroughly , replace... Trouble codes: U0109
2005 Toyota RAV4 L 2.4L Fuel trim VIN: JTEGD20V45
This car come from another shop They replace Oxygen sensor Mass air flow meter Replace PCV valve Clean fuel injector Clean throttle body Replace VC gasket was leaking Description problem Short fuel trim at idle 4.65% Long fuel trim at idle 44.48 % Eng...
2007 Toyota Camry Hybrid 2.4L ABS Unit VIN: JTNBB46K37
Car came in with no brake assist any 10 ABS/VSC codes. C1203 is ECU communication circuit fault, none of the codes will clear.Toyota has changed the ABS unit and the skid control ecu under the 15 year 150,000 mile extended warranty (don't know how long ago...

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2010 Chevrolet Equinox LS 2.4L Unknown VIN: 2CNALBEWXA
Thank you for all your help, I had to release vehicle back to customer for the moment. Here is what I have found. First, I mistakenly said that I had charged 600 grams, That was wrong,, I had Charged 648 grams which is 1.43 lbs.. I also added an additional 2 ...
2011 Ford F-150 Platinum 3.5L Hesitation VIN: 1FTFW1ET3B
Hi Everyone, Well it looks like the customer is not going to fix this one at this time. Most replies thought the hot idle oil pressure was too low so that was a concern as well as the cost of replacing the timing chain on an engine with 160,000 miles. Lots of ... Trouble codes: P0016 (Cam/Crank corelation error bank 1 sensor A).
2014 Volkswagen Jetta SE 1.8L No Start
This car needs an engine. Very sorry for delay in updating this post. I did not supply all relevant data when I posted this and for that I am sorry as well. Only compression spec listed was for cylinder #1. I entered this diagnostic process in the middle and... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random multiple cylinder), P102F, P0068 (MAP/MAF CORRELATION out of range), P130A, P2279 (Intake air system leak), P055F.
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