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2002 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.8L Powertrain VIN: 2GCEK19V52
This truck has good power while driving down the road by its self but when the customer tows his boat he doesn't have enough power to pull it out of the lake. The only code in it is for a knock sensor. If you power brake it the rpms won't go any higher tha...
2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L Fuse 27 VIN: 1FTSX21P25
Today ran further checks--with truck in drive and foot on the brake,will blow this fuse--had an ammeter in the circuit to monitor this. With the trailer hooked up--ball in the bed--can get the problem to occur. Not in the trailer because I pulled the trail...
2016 Ford Escape SE 1.6L lack of power VIN: 1FMCU9GX3G
I got this vehicle from a used car lot to look at. Came in with a p0299 code and no power. I did the TSB to replace the wastegate solenoid. Used the Ford part. Did not change anything so I dug deeper and found that the turbo failed. Once the old turbo w... Trouble codes: P0299 (Turbo Under Boost Condition)
2005 Jeep Liberty Limited 3.7L Electronic VIN: 1J4GL58K45
Have a weird one here with little to no information in both Prodemand and Alldata. Vehicle has both ABS warning and Red brake warning lights on. Scanned abs system for codes (2 stored with code numbers via Autel)Code 29 Left wheel speed missing and Code 31...
2014 Jeep Cherokee Latitude 3.2L Misfire VIN: 1C4PJMCS9E
came in from another shop , vehicle starts to miss fire on #3 after it warms up , they did ohm out the old injector and changed it , swapped coil , i took it for a ride and once warm the fuel trim s climb over 20% so i brought it back and smoke tested the ...
2003 Mercedes-Benz CLK320 3.2L Soft Top Roof VIN: WDBLK65G93
Hi Guys I usually send these type of issues away to people with experience in this area . This 2003 CLK 320 soft top . Unfortunately I do not get a lot of data from my scanners other than a code B1650-002 Fault in soft top process . The maximum permiss...
2016 Mercedes-Benz Sprinter 2500 2.1L No Start
This vehicle came in for an oil change service and had the fuel filter replaced, transmission fluid service and diff service. The customer drove the vehicle about 500 km and it died while driving. It was towed back to the shop and scanned for fault codes. ...

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2011 Chrysler Town & Country Touring L 3.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2A4RR5DG4B
The SOL was on the money. The vacuum pump relay and terminals were corroded. Replaced relay and cleaned terminals and problem fixed. No more P2355 or shifter lock issues. I was able to locate the SOL on TechAuthority website after some help with website issues... Trouble codes: P2533 (Ignition SwitchRun-Start Position Circuit).
2009 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.3L no start, no crank no data VIN: 2D8HN44E49
Thank you so much gentlemen, for all your responses (and rebukes in one case for not exhausting all other options before posting, which in my case, I thought I had but owning it anyway!) The fix was post by honda thech Steven from calif. the tipm (total integr...
2007 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L Hesitation VIN: 1FTPW14V17
Thanks for the help. But after further testing, nothing came to be conclusive. I found the timing would stop advancing when accelerated. No codes. And not sure why it would stop advancing. Knock information is limited. Only thing left was engine tear down and ...
2011 Ford Fusion SEL 2.5L no assist VIN: 3FAHP0JA6B
found TSB 11-11-3 found tsb 11-11-3 REARWARD FRONT LOWER CONTROL ARMS HIGH FRICTION - INSTRUMENT CLUSTER LIGHT ILLUMINATED - DTC CODES PO7AE AND U0415 - BUILT BETWEEN 2/1/2011-8/16/2011 local ford store had 2 set of arms in stock. custermer declined repair th...
1993 Jaguar XJS 4.0L No Start VIN: SAJNW4743P
sorry for the delay. it took me a while to repair this. The starter was not turning the engine fast enough. This caused the crank sensor amplitude to be too low. Replaced the starter. Then found the ignition module did not always work to start vehicle especial...
2004 Jaguar X-Type 3.0L stop shifting VIN: SAJEA51C14
i identified the two set of CAN wires that go from the trans module to the ecm cut the wires and inserted a set of wires all the way to the ECM no change if any of those wires gets loose the car does not start, put wires back and checking the fuse box by the e...
2009 Mercedes-Benz ML320 Bluetec 4Matic 3.0L Child recognition sensor VIN: 4JGBB25E79
Thanks Mark and Marvin for the quick replies. This does indeed have a weight sensing mat instead of a WWS system. I still can't find a schematic in any of my reference materials that shows the weight mat, only the WSS system. The customer may have a spare seat...
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