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2015 Audi Q5 Premium 2.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: WA1CFBFPXF
Hello all. Our Audi came in counting misfires on cylinder 2. I believe all stored codes were caused by the misfire with the exception of the oil pressure switch code which has not re-set. The misfire is intermittent, occasionally we see a misfire at idl... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Misfire), P0301 (Misfire Cylinder 1), P0302 (Misfire Cylinder 2), P130A, P0506 (Idle Control System RPM Lower Than Expected), P164D
2013 BMW 550i xDrive 4.4L No Start VIN: WBAFU9C54D
Engine does not crank. We are unable to communicate with DME, EGS and VTG. Checked fuses, unplugged each module, one at the time, still cannot communicate. CAS has DME communication faults as do most other modules. No corrosion found at DME connectors. Ins...
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 5.3L No Start
To the point. Was called in to program a replacement transmission in this 2018 Silverado. They failed to tell me it was a used unit as I know you can't put used in Global A vehicles. I have told this car lot this fact on many occasions. After programming i... Trouble codes: B3031 (Immobilizer)
2013 Chrysler 300 C 3.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2C3CCAUG8D
This car came in with MIL on. Clearing and rescan to chase P0520 Engine Oil Pressure sensor. Remove Int. Man. disconnect sensor and test the sensor resistance in ohms. Ref. - Grd. 13, Ref. - Sig. 7.5, Grd. - sig. 7.5 Test the hardness side in volts: ... Trouble codes: P0520 (Engine Oil Pressure Sensor Circuit)
2006 Dodge Ram 1500 TRX4 5.7L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1D7HU18266
Hello fellow iatn members. I have a problem that is giving me too much trouble. This truck came in 2 weeks ago and customer states that the truck stalls out when cold and coming to a stop. He said this happen after he changed the battery. He thought changi... Trouble codes: P0456 (Evap large leak), P0606 (Internal pcm processor)
2006 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTRX14536
This truck came to me from another shop. The owner has unleashed the parts cannon. When I got it the truck would barely idle and drive into the shop. Both long and short fuel trims were maxed out on the positive side. I found the driver's side pcv hose not... Trouble codes: P0177 (System too lean bank 1), P0174
2016 Ford Explorer Sport 3.5L PTU, Transmission & Differential VIN: 1FM5K8GT0G
Customer was driving for approximately 3 miles on winding back roads when there was a bang, boom and a lot of smoke. They immediately had the vehicle towed here and we found the PTU blown up and the transmission case broken. The customer stated that no abn...
2007 Pontiac G6 GT 3.5L Top won't go down, trunk won't open VIN: 1G2ZH36N37
The radio has the message "Top not Secure" We connected the Tech 2 and verified 1 of the sensors not reading correct. The problem is the top won't try to open and the truck won't open. The Tech 2 has an over ride to open the trunk and it trys. Also has an ...
2011 Toyota Prius 1.8L compressor VIN: JTDKN3DU4B
Car came in for no AC complaint,compressor runs with loud clanging noise,and then turns off. after about 20 min cycle ignition and compressor turns on and watch compressor rpm on scan tool go up, loud clanging and turns off noise stops, i understand the in...
2012 Toyota Highlander Limited 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5TDDK3EH5C
Hopefully this may help somebody else in the future. I searched on the fault code and there were no hits in the archives. I checked freeze-frame data for the P011B fault and found that the IAT sensor data was way off (-2 degrees C). It's been very hot late... Trouble codes: P011B
1998 Volkswagen Cabrio GLS 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWBB81E0W
car came in unable to pass smog check. readiness monitor were not set. road test car. to clear monitors. would not clear secondary monitor. checked air pump. seized. replace pump. pump does not run. check engine light now appears. code P1450 SECONDARY AIR ... Trouble codes: P1450 (secondary air injection system short to positive)

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2015 BMW X1 xDrive28i 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAVL1C58F
Hey guys thanks for yours help this car is fixed, your guys information was very good. i took the fuel pressure pump to inspect it looks good at the first look but after closed look I notice that springs was to loose, the pin was broke so we order a new GDI pu... Trouble codes: 2BEE, 2C01, 2BEA.
2003 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTRX08L93
Using a borescope after several members suggested I found coolant in the cylinder causing the misfire. Thank you, everyone. Trouble codes: P0316, P0301.
2015 Ford Transit-350 XLT 3.5L abs VIN: 1FTBW2CG5F
So far so good, It's got a couple hundred miles on it no issue that we were told about
2008 Honda Civic Hybrid 1.3L Converter VIN: JHMFA36258
Hi guys Obviously is hard to find used, working converter. Finally got my hands on good one and that fixed the problem. Thank you all for the input.
2013 Volkswagen Jetta S 2.0L Brake Lights Stay On VIN: 3VW2K7AJ9D
If you have this problem please order parts directly from the dealership I had got parts from worldpac a separate master cylinder a separate brake switch sensor what I got from the dealer was a master cylinder assembly that included the sensor and that fixed i...
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