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1996 Honda Accord LX 2.2L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on, code p1361 VIN: 1HGCD5631T
Runs good for first 20 mins. and then sets code, PO1361. Still idles good, but cuts out over 2800 as if it had a rev-limiter. After cool-off, same condition. Followed flow chart from All-data, everything checked good, but still replaced tdc sensor and ecm, pro... Trouble codes: P1361

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2000 Honda CR-V EX 2.0L air bags
Hello and thanks to all that sent help replies.As of today we have not done anything to these vehicles.We called Honda of Canada and Suburu of Canada and they don't have any type of a kit available,infact Honda and Suburu recommend that the bag not be disconne...
1993 Nissan Altima 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1N4BU31C6P
First thing I checked when I got to this vehicle today was the intake gasket. No problems with it, then I moved on to the EGR Valve. I activated it with a little pump, then it went 'pop' and worked perfectly after that. The car runs so smooth now. So, I guess ...
1994 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N4BU31D1R
THanks for the replies...The fix was a clogged backpressure tube that goes to the transducer. I'm not sure why ECM set a sensor code. THis car is non Calif. spec car. The wiring and sensor are there but are apparently not being used. Thanks again for the repli... Trouble codes: 35 (ERG Sensor circuit).
1995 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L MIL Lamp on, hard start
all of the responses pointed towards ground issues (especially engine and transmission) and cranking speed. In this instance cranking speed was ok and it did turn out to be a ground problem. thank you all for your input. As a last note this vehicle had no othe... Trouble codes: P1335.
2000 Nissan Skyline 2.5L Speed sensor VIN: ER34029656
Rob suggested several possible causes of a 'speed sensor' fault - loose speedo screws, output shaft speed sensor, communication problems between TCM & PCM. In the end the problem seems to have been a fault with the inhibitor (neutral) switch - it was replaced ...
1991 Toyota cab/chassis 3.0L Excessive Emissions, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT5VN94T6M
I received several helpful suggestions for this vehicle, unfortunately none of them solved the problem. I went ahead and replaced the O2 sensor and EGR valve which resulted in little or no change. At this point the boss told the customer he would not do any fu... Trouble codes: 71 (EGR system).
1997 Toyota Corolla 1.6L Excessive Emissions VIN: 2T1BA01E0V
Hey guys: I did not yet get that Corolla back in my shop. Thanks for all the tips. I intend to check the valve timing if or when the car comes back, as one tip suggested. Thanks again.
2001 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.7L Ride control VIN: UZJ100-003
Thanks to all who responded. I am posting this as a fix as i am confident that the diagnosis of the bladder system that i got from fellow iATN member Rene Calvo is correct and will lead to a fix. I checked the 4 bladders on the vehicle using a very simple meth...
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