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2000 Audi S4 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUDD68D2Y
Hello everyone. Thank you in advance for your assistance on this. I am not a German car guy but got roped into this one because of a family member. That and money is tight so I might be tempted to work on anything. Well not any more! I replaced this timing... Trouble codes: P1347 (Bank 2 Crankshaft/ Camshaft out of sequence)
2005 BMW X3 3.0i 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: WBXPA93445
Vehicle came in idle surge and dies out check for codes found code 2796 Throttle Adaptation and code 2830 DME Selftest ,checksum, install new throttle body and new pedal sensor and reset adaptation customer picked the car 3 days later customer came back wi...
2020 Chevrolet equinox 1.5L Starting
hey all, thanks for reading this. this equinox does not have remote start at this time and i am wondering if i can get the factory remote start turned on? i can get the remotes no issue but is there anything that needs to be done for them to work? i assume...
2000 Dodge Intrepid 2.7L No Start VIN: 2B3HD46R0Y
This vehicle came in with no mode control in hvac system The person working on it Replaced the BCM to try and cure the problem At first engine would crank and run for 3 seconds Now no crank and communication with BCM I can talk to ECM So any and all hints ... Trouble codes: FDH25
2013 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.6L 4th & 5th gear shifts VIN: 2C4RDGBG1D
Under light to moderate acceleration, the vehicle jerks/shutters only during the 4th and 5th gear shifts. It feels very similar to an ignition misfire. No transmission or engine faults. Spark plugs are new. Monitored misfires during the shutter on live dat...
2007 Ford F-350 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Cuts out, Stall, Long cranking time VIN: 1FTWW32P47
We purchased this truck for our shop to haul our trailer for classic car restoration. I have been a tech for 30 years and I am stumped. I realize the turbo is worn out so this is not the issue I need to resolve. The truck will start cutting out and even at... Trouble codes: P2263 (Turbo underboost)
2009 GMC Sierra 1500 SLE 5.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2GTEK29J59
Hard a hard lesson on this one. Originally a start and stall. Checked fuel pressure 50 PSI running and drops to zero every time tested. Diagnosed as a fuel pump without scanning (ooops never again. Typical GM prob as you know). Ok so it runs for about 5 mi...
2006 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5FNRL38826
van came in with check engine light on and no drivability issues. Scanned data 02 sensor upstream current -.01 .00. ma map sensor .84 at idle. short fuel trim 1.17 to 1.12 3000 RMP both bank Long trim 1.17 Bank1 1.12 Bank 2 1.12 idle short trim bank 1 1.17... Trouble codes: P0171
2019 Mercedes-Benz SPRINTER 250 3.0L Alignment
2019 MERCEDES-BENZ SPRINTER 2500/3500 VIN: [...] Need Alignment Specs
2014 Nissan Rogue S 2.5L engine starting VIN: 5N1AT2MV0E
Last week the vehicle was towed in for no start. When we tried to start it, the engine was kicking back, misfiring and chugging badly. Codes for the exhaust variable timing solenoid and random misfire were present. We replaced the solenoid and spark plugs ...
2010 Toyota Prius 1.8L Radio/Air Con VIN: JTDKN3DU7A
I'm at a total loss on this one. I cannot reproduce the issue. My customer states that if she is driving her car down the road and has the exterior lights on along with the A/C and Radio, the Radio will randomly shut off and will not power back on for s...
2012 Volvo C70 T5 2.5L Stop Lamp Warning VIN: YV1672MC5C
Hoping to get some insight from a Volvo guru on this one. This C70 came in for regular maintenance, had a "CHECK STOP LAMP" message on dash. All bulbs function correctly. Pulled code from the CEM 8D03 "High Level Stop Lamp - Signal Too High". OEM testing i...

Fixes & Summaries for All Makes and Models
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2015 Ford Explorer Sport 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FM5K8GT6F
The vehicle is fixed. fuel trims are now -1 to +5. The fix was replacing all the injectors. Kam was reset multiple times, did nothing. It had the latest calibration in the PCM. I ran the injector flow test on our IDS at least 10 times, passed every time. F... Trouble codes: P0171, P0174.
2009 Mazda 5 Touring 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: JM1CR29L09
hi guys i smoke the system an the oil cooler was leaking i replace the oil cooler test drive the car code never return so i think it fix thank you guy again
2017 Nissan Rogue SV 2.5L Side Detection VIN: KNMAT2MT6H
It took a lot of trial and error to find this issue. It was hit and repaired in the right rear but was setting codes for both left and right communication errors. We tested all powers and grounds and ohms of the can system and everything was good when tested...
2005 Toyota Tacoma Pre Runner 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5TETX62N05
After receiving specs on the air injection pump found pump was producing less than what it was specified to due. Trouble codes: P2441 (Secondary Air Switching Valve stuck closed).
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