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2012 Chevrolet Sonic LT 1.8L Excessive Emissions, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on, smoke,lack of power VIN: 1G1JC5SH0C
Problem is intermitant. Usually shows up on hyway. A lot of smoke from exhaust and lack of power. Smoke is white with blusish tinge and smells like oil and hangs in air like oil. customer says it usually will stop if she pulls over shuts it off and restart... Trouble codes: P0300, P0324
2005 Ford F-250 Super Duty King Ranch 6.0L No Start VIN: 1FTSW21P45
truck came to shop as a no start high pressure oil leak. while diagnosing that found diesel in the degas bottle. We have pressured the coolant system up with hopes of finding bubbles in an injector sleeve but after having system pressured up and 50/50 soap...
2013 Honda Accord EX-L 2.4L Electrical inside VIN: 1HGCR2F83D
Hello all. This one is a bit odd. I have a 2013 Accord here and it was given to me from another tech here. The complaint is that while driving the original tech experienced the dash shut down and the steering wheel locked for @ 2 1/2 seconds, the customer ...
2011 Kia Sorento 2.4L VVT System VIN: 5XYKT3A15B
Car originally came in with a broken exhaust VVT oil control valve connector, it looked like wires were intact and someone fill solenoid with RTV and plugged wire into harness connector, if I find a way to post pic I will. So we replace Oil control valve w...
2011 Porsche Panamera 3.6L Mechanical VIN: WP0AA2A71B
Car came in with PSM and check engine light on. There is a fault P0016 for cam to crank position. I removed valve covers and found broken rails. I am trying to figure out how much labor I should charge and what components besides chain,chain tensioner and ...
2007 Toyota Sienna LE 3.5L light stays on VIN: 5TDZK23CX7
Hi every one i have this sienna, came to the shop with the check engine light on and the code P0500. ABS light stays on together with the brake light but will go off a few seconds after driving this vehicle.I checked with Identifix and it says to Check the...
2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack SEL 1.8L Abs Module VIN: 3VWH17AU0H
Good day VW techs! We have this altrac in for what should have been straight forward abs module repair. installed dealer supplied unit, and when attempting programming RAP guy stated the module had an internal fault and could not be programmed. Scanning wi...
2019 Volkswagen Tiguan SE 2.0L No Start
Morning Gang, First off the VIN is [...]. I don't know why Iatn cannot decode this...I've had no problems. This is another one of those

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2002 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 5.3L steering VIN: 2GCEK19T12
i want to say thanks to all the replies. your advice is invaluable. after checking everythimg mentioned and resetting the caster vehicle still had the same issue. talked with customer and found out they replaced the pitman arm at an another shop. ordered anoth...
2014 Mazda CX-9 GS 3.7L Engine VIN: JM3TB2BA3E
Thank you to all the Techs that offered help. The gentleman that expressed checking cam and crank pins was absolutely correct. The pin on the crank was sheared off allowing the crank to turn without the cams. Note: Ford does not offer any parts to service thei...
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