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1985 Honda Accord 1.8L Excessive Emissions VIN: JHMAU7439F
This car came in with excessive emissions. Usually when I get this year Honda it's either a speed sensor, an O2 sensor, or the computer. The speed sensor tests fine and I replaced the O2 and the computer without any change. I went and checked every input and o...
1987 Mazda 626 DX 2.0L No Start, Stall VIN: JM1GC3118H
vehicle came in with a intermittant no start,stall problem. testing revealed, no spark. another tech replaced the ignitor and reset timing and vehicle ran well afterwards. vehicle left shop for about 2 weeks then came back with a stalling problem every 5 min. ...
1992 Mazda Miata 1.6L Excessive Emissions, Hesitation, Surge, MIL Lamp on, SURGING IDLE VIN: JM1NA351N0
This Miatia failed MD emission for CO and has kinda low performance, The most obvious symptom is a surging Idle If i hold throttle @ 1500 to 2000 RMP it surges steadly like on & off with a rythem ?? I know the description is not the best ? There is a code for ...
2000 Mazda 323F 1498CC Hesitation, Surge VIN: SAFBAAMMM1
Hi Guys, This 323F is a headache. I've no history on vehicle customer just bought it with the problem. Its starts great, but when hot on WOT it dies then surges sometimes backfires through the inlet I thought it was the timing belt misalligned as it was replac...
1988 Toyota Pickup 2.4L No Start VIN: JT5RN75T1J
I need a little advice with this one. Will start & run as long as starting fulid is sprayed down trottle body. Checked with noid light & no injector pulse. Have power to injectors but ecu not pulsing injectors. Checked ecu grds. Have replaced ecu & ignitor (mo...
1995 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0L speed sensor VIN: 4T1GB11EXS
Code is for the left front wheel speed sensor open circuit. (code 36). When tested with a scope set on AC at the ABS module,the Left front sensor signal was 1.95 volts while spinning at idle with the front right wheel stopped. When the right front was spun at ...
1998 Toyota Sienna LE 3.0L engine VIN: 4T3ZF13C0W
Hello This van has been coming to our shop since 2000 for all it's repairs and maintenance.The van has started smoking out of the tail pipe after idling for a few minutes and after starting. we are quit sure it's oil. my question is has any body seen or know o...

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1993 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L shifts/downshifts VIN: JT2VK12E1P
TPS was unplugged. I must be only person on planet who did not know that throttle cable only controls line pressure, tps controls shift points, and will not set a code if not working. 10 very good responses saved me lots of time and energy. BTW this was a case...
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