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I also have the 2012 Mercedes-Benz C250 Turbo charged m271 engine it rattles when I first started looking to replace the cam phase
You should first have the computer system tested so the noise can be completely diagnosed to find the cause of cold start rattling noise. You may just need to replace cam phaser or timing chain and guides with the phasers....
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Car just came from Mercedes-Benz they gave me a fault code P0340 62 they want to remove the valve cover and check for the camshaft
If your car was used under normal service, it does not have enough miles for the timing chain or gears to have worn out and caused the problem you are describing. Furthermore, the fault code that you are referring to...
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my audi a4 2004 1.8t does not go into first gear until you really rem it than it gets the rest of the gears just fine but also hap
Too little (or too much) transmission fluid can cause lack of movement in "D" or "R". If the leaking "oil" that you see is transmission fluid, you should check the fluid level and adjust as needed. Other than low fluid,...
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How often should the air filter be changed on a 2015 VW Beetle Turbo with a 1.8. engine?
For some reason, our repair database doesn't have the service information listed for your vehicle. However, it does have information for 2013 Beetle 2.0L, which shows the filter should be replaced every 60,000 miles. This interval seems a bit excessive....
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I hook the scanner up and read the code on it I have one engine code p0322 but I'm not sure what the different types of fixes are
If the check engine light (CEL) is NOT on, and there are no performance issues, and the code is reported as merely "pending", you need do nothing at this time. However, if the CEL light is on and/or the car...
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My 2004 Audi TT brake pedal is very hard to press down. It is taking effort to press down and it is stopping slow too.
You probably have a problem with your brake booster or the vacuum line to the brake booster. The brake booster is a vacuum driven device that helps pull the brake pedal down according to the amount of pressure you put...
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Tried starting car with alarm on, now flashing yellow key light and won't start.
It seems as if your vehicle thinks you are trying to steal it. This could be due to a number of different things. It is possible that the chip in your key if it has one could not be being...
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oil pressure
Oil pressure testing and engine lubrication system diagnostics are available from YourMechanic on a mobile basis. The service to request is an oil pressure inspection/diagnostic. If you request that service by clicking on the link and then clicking on "Get...
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I have a 2001 Volkswagen Gti 1.8t automatic, drive will not engage unless it rolls a few inches what could be the problem?
Hi Tanner. Thanks for submitting your question today. Usually this issue is caused by one of two things. Either there is an obstruction of debris inside the transmission hydraulic lines or an inner transmission seal is damaged. Although the transmission...
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Car will not engage in drive
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Why is my 2004 Audi A4 hitting 2500 rpms parked? It also is stalling a bit while driving. I just took it to shop and got a brand n
Hi Christian. Thanks for contacting us today. If you've recently had the throttle body replaced then it's likely that either it's not properly programmed to the ECU or a vacuum line was left off after replacement. I would strongly recommend...
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The VW dealer, both sales and service, do not know how to set the SDVC on my 2016 VW Beetle. Any ideas?
Hi Paul. Thanks for submitting your question today. Unfortunately, we're not familiar with the settings for that system on that vehicle. If the dealership is not helping you resolve this issue, then I would suggest contacting VW customer care. By...
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Hi Mark I have an audi a4 2005 1.8 quattro AC seems to cut out in real hot tempratures also the transmission goes into limp mode
A possibility with the A/C system is a fault in the evaporator that causes internal and/or external icing. The resulting high head pressure causes the control circuitry to "throttle" the compressor, hence the ECON mode. Check for a blocked air...
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Car has rough start and pulls back when driving
Hard starting and poor acceleration could be fuel system related. Causes could include plugged injectors, faulty fuel pressure regulation, fuel pump performance issues and a clogged filter. However, ignition system faults and even mechanical faults (such as sticking valves, low...
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Lean fuel problem
It sounds like you may have a fuel supply problem in getting the proper amount of fuel to the fuel injectors. As you know, when you turn the key to on, the fuel pump is activated and the fuel system...
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I just bled clutch and it worked perfectly fine before. The pedal hits the floor and I guaranteed there is no leak. please hel
Hi Alex. Thanks for contacting us today. Unfortunately, we don't have enough information from you to really offer any practical help. Did you recently replace the clutch? If so, what exactly did you replace, remove or adjust? Did you use...
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Ok, I just bled the clutch master cylinder using dot 4 brake fluid. I opened the bleeder screw and once I made the first initial p
The system may still have trapped air. Also, there is the possibility of seals being damaged during bleeding as the piston in the cylinder(s) travels past the normal "stop" point that you would see in regular operation. Mechanics often use...
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I am leaking coolant only sometimes. 2002 vw passat.
Coolant leaks can be very tricky because they might happen only under certain conditions. Some leaks may only occur when the engine is cold, while others might only show when the engine is hot. some may be low pressure leaks...
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Car won’t go into neautral, battery is fine, and makes a squeal and grind.
It sounds like your vehicle may be a bit low on transmission fluid or you may potentially have a bad transmission control solenoid. As you know, the transmission works on hydraulic pressure built up from the fluid inside and uses...
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2004 vw 1.8t wont go in first second or reverse after warmed up drving it a couple miles?
Many newer automatic transmissions have temperature-sensors in them that, on a stone-cold start, restrict normal shift to only the lower (or non-overdrive gears) until the engine coolant and transmission fluid reach a certain level which in many engines, is around...

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