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2014 Audi A8 Quattro L 4.0L level ride system VIN: WAUR2AFD6E
Vehicle came in for a suspension fault. Light came on for the owner and when we got to it, the light was out. Scanned level ride system and found the code c104807, sensor fault and system was shut down. Inspected all sensor and wiring. Front sensors were a...
2013 BMW X5 xDrive50i 4.4L Front driveshaft / transfer case VIN: 5UZXV8C59D
Vehicle came in for numerous issues and one was clunk from take off and when come to a stop. I was able to duplicate this clunk via brake torquing the vehicle on a drive on lift. It was coming from the front driveshaft and felt like it coming out of the tr...
1989 Chevrolet Camaro Iroc-Z 5.7L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1G1FP2183K
Long story!! My son in law purchased this car and asked if I could help him get it repaired. On the first inspection I found it would not idle and the throttle response was very sluggish like starving for fuel and a It had a bad miss. This car has a vortec...
2015 Chrysler 200 C 2.4L Misfire VIN: 1C3CCCAB0F
This car came in with a misfire and P0301. Test drove felt the misfire come and go. Might misfire at idle might misfire under load or cruising. When it starts to mis it feels like you unplugged a coil. then all of the sudden it stops misfiring and runs gre...
2006 Dodge Sprinter 2500 2.7L No Start VIN: WD0PD64486
Vehicle came in as a no start. Same no 5.v signal coming out of PCM. Replace PCM with a reprogram installed. Still no 5.v signal coming out of PCM, and i have 5.v coming out of #13 sensor ground PCM ground. At #1 yellow/red wire Battery voltage, {After ... Trouble codes: 20670, 20670, 20680
2016 Ford Escape SE 1.6L No Start VIN: 1FMCU9JX1G
Vehicle was in an accident, body shop repaired all damage, was left with a no crank no start condition, towed to us, no PCM communication, hit in left front, home of PCM, verified all inputs to PCM, found PCM damaged from impact, replaced, PMI done with ID...
2009 Hyundai Accent GLS 1.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHCN46C59
Customer complained about gas cap light coming on at .8 miles every time, after purge valve repair. Smoke test reviled no leaks. I put a new cap on anyway and same problem Thank you
2014 Jeep Cherokee Latitude 3.2L Steering VIN: 1C4PJLCS9E
Cannot get eps module to relearn vin. states vehicle speed present cannot relearn. check all modules and nothing related to any speed or rpm is counting. tried using the snap on, autel and witech to do relearn. tried second used rack. Has anyone had succes...
1985 Mercedes-Benz 380SE 3.8L Coolant flow VIN: WDBCA32C3F
To all you older experienced Mercedes tecs; this car came in with a complaint of losing heat after he gets up to speed. Went to the mono valve first (diaphragm was torn) because of past experience. No change. Heats well at idle, but as soon as you get over...
2010 Subaru Forester X 2.5L engine VIN: JF2SH6AC9A
The Forester is losing oil consistently, no signs of excessive smoke out of the tail pipe and there are no visible oil leaks on the outside of the engine. The shop has done multiple headgasket jobs like this one, using different machine shops to do our val...

Fixes & Summaries for All Makes and Models
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2011 Ford F-550 Super Duty XLT 6.7L no start VIN: 1FDUF5GT8B
Well after a lot of pulling teeth, sleepless nights on this one I think we found it or at least they picked it up and we have not heard back in a week. After we programed the ecm and BCM and then getting the new keys changing the pats module we changed the ig...
2012 Ford F-150 FX4 5.0L Floor Vent VIN: 1FTFW1EF1C
we had to calibrate the system multiple time to get it to work correctly.
2013 Honda CR-V LX 2.4L egine VIN: 2HKRM4H36D
Thanks for all the replies...found a water pipe buried under the intake manifold with a very slight leak when hot under pressure.Not leaking enough to drip.Thanks again..be safe all.
2005 Hyundai Tucson GLS 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: KM8JN72D05
Sorry Guys, Customer decided to bail on the job. He is going to trade it in. So I have no further information Trouble codes: P0171 (Lean Bank 1), P0174 (Lean Bank 2), P0050 (B2S1 O2 sensor).
2016 Mercedes-Benz E350 3.5L eco start/stop VIN: WDDHF8JB5G
every one who said ck front battery were dead on..car would start fine but the battery tested at about 60%..new front battery was the deal..thanks to all
2011 Mitsubishi Endeavor LS 3.8L Mechanical VIN: 4A4JM2AS9B
Thank you for your reply. Yes, I got it fixed. The reason I was l skeptical about it because, according to Identifix, it showed labor 1.8 hours "include R/I evaporator". So I was confused. Again, Thanks a lot for your help.
2003 Nissan 350Z Track 3.5L Fuel tank VIN: JN1AZ34E63
First off Thank You for everyone's help. I replace the shutter valve as per TSB only because I was there.I replaced the fuel pump module(passenger side)and now everything has been working accordingly.Pauls explanation seems to be whats happening.The fuel level...
2017 Volvo XC90 T5 Momentum 2.0L Message Center on Cluster VIN: YV4102KK8H
The VIDA system on the new XC90 is a lot different to navigate and is set up different than the system they use on the older Volvo VIDA system. Apparently, when you disconnect the battery and replace it, if you then check the state of charge, it will list the ...
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