Audi A6 LIN: Alarm Failure and LIN Sound Battery Parasite (Part 1 & 2)

This topic is covered in a short series. Parts 1 and 2 will discuss how to find a possible parasite within a scan and how to measure a parasite after repairs.

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Audi FSI No Start and Suspension Faults

Break the list of controller faults into sections and in order of importance. Primary on the list is the no start condition.

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Misleading Volkswagen Golf Valve Timing Faults

When the faults change mid stream and point to a possible deep repair.

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Body Shop Mistakes – As If, Part 2 & 3

The Victim: 2008 Touareg with VR6 FSI

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Porsche Intermediate Shaft Bearings

There are more similarities than differences between the M96 and M97 engines.

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VW Body Shop Mistakes – As If, Part 1

The Victim: 2008 Touareg with VR6 FSI

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Volkswagen Touareg 09D with Tiptronic Shifter

The victim is a 2008 Touareg with VR6 FSI, 09D automatic with 4-wheel drive

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Audi TT DSG Transmission Basic Settings

Slow response with shifting engagement in P and R, and also the shift program seemed sluggish, slipping, and somewhat lazy.

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Is Traction Control Active?

2017 Jetta from a northern community is used to install a traction control switch with the accompanying harness.

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2002 Audi A6 Quattro Transmission Oil Seal Leak “Wrong Parts”

Repair the transmission oil leak correctly the second time.

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Understanding Porsche Brakes

Understanding Porsche Brakes

The lightweight feature of the vehicles only made the huge braking systems more effective for the so-called “giant killer” known simply as the “356.”

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Audi Climate Control Systems

Audi Climate Control Systems

It’s that time of year again! Time to drag out the A/C refrigerant machine and get out your UV glasses. The summer heat puts modern vehicles to the test for keeping drivers comfortable. Climate control plays a critical role in keeping Audi drivers both comfortable and safe while operating their vehicles.

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VW 01M Speed Sensors

VW 01M Speed Sensors

We had this unusual case with a 2000 Beetle 2.0L with the 01M 4-speed automatic transmission. This particular transmission is also used in the Golf/Jetta versions and we still see them in service. The “unusual” part to this transmission mystery isn’t the transmission itself; it’s how it ended up at the repair facility.

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Audi Sunroof Service

Audi Sunroof Service

Sunroofs have become standard equipment on all Audis. Many models also offer a larger, panormamic option. And, in addition to a panoramic size, motorized sun shades are available to increase comfort. Learn about safety features and what to look for when repairing an Audi sunroof.

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Turbocharging Porsches — When and Why

Turbocharging Porsches — When and Why

Turbocharing may seem synonymous with Porche cars, but it was preceded long before it had been made popular by Porche. Read about turbocharger history, basic designs and select Porche models.

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