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2001 Honda Accord EX 2.3L evap VIN: JHMCB66861
hi all got this customer who has complained about a humming or buzzing noise from the rear of the vehicle around the fuel tank. the noise only happens for about 2-3 seconds after pulling in to the garage after a long drive home from work. (aprox 25 miles) nois...
2001 Hyundai Accent GL 1.5L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHCG8YU06
Can't seem to nail this code P1128 down. This car has a midrange bog and general lack of power until it's fully warmed up then everything AOK. The above work has been done and the MAF sensor was removed and cleaned thoroughly without any change. Evap system ap... Trouble codes: P1128 (long term fuel trim lean)
2000 Infiniti I30 3.0L No Start VIN: JNKCA31AXY
Car originally came in with the MIL light on. It had a cam sensor code. We had one of the coils (car has coil on plug ignition) disconnected, and the test light blade shorted across the terminals of the connector. A small arc jumped, and scanner communication ...
1999 Isuzu Trooper S 3.5L No Start VIN: JACDU58XOX
this is more of an information bulletin to everyone then help. just don't want you to suffer the way inwhich i did... the vehicle came in on the hook as a no start. i have a nice clean spark, no injector pulse, and no fuel pressure. no current on one of the t...
1988 Mazda 626 DX 2.2L Stall, MIL Lamp on, CUTS OFF AT 1400RPM VIN: JM1GD2221J
Hope everyone is doing fine. This 626 was brought in and the customer said that the engine was stalling whenever you were coming to a stop and applied the brakes. We found that the engine would start fine cold but after it heated up and it was no longer at "fa... Trouble codes: 17 (solenoid valve-idle speed control unit isc)
1991 Mitsubishi 3000GT SL 3.0L shift VIN: JA3XD64B6M
I'll make it brief, the trans will not shift, but if you turn on the automatic temp system (with a/c) the trans shifts normally. Turn it off, even while driving down the road, and it goes into limp in. I hope someone has delt with this, we don't see a large nu...
1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L Coolant Overflow VIN: 4S3BC6856V
Belt timing OK on right bank possibly one half to one tooth retaded on left exhaust cam. No codes stored. Removed exhaust after pressurizing system over weekend. No signs of coolant in exhaust or spark plugs. Can idle in shop for hours no problem. Overflow of ...
1991 Toyota Supra Turbo 3.0L front calipers VIN: JT2MA71N0M
the right front caliper is failing to release when brake pedal is released and causing the right front brake to drag. i have replaced the calipers and the brakes hoses and the problem still remains. however i have discovered that when i crack the line going in...
1993 Toyota Camry XLE 3.0L Hesitation VIN: 4T1VK13E2P
hello This car came to us with no codes in system. Scanner is able to retrieve codes but will not show any datastream. Do not understand why. This car will not accelerate properly until it runs for about 3 or 4 minutes- then runs great. Feels like there is not...
1998 Toyota RAV4 2.0L Surge VIN: JT3GP10V8V
at idle and up to 2700 (roughly) all is fine above that rpm engine bucks and surges. ignition scope shows dwell change. crank sensor at idle is about 5 volts looks good with identifier notch, at misfire rpm peak to peak voltage is 12.6 and still looks picture ... Trouble codes: P0300

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
Fix/Summary Answers
1999 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5L Engine VIN: 2HKRL1851X
Thanks for replies. Sorry for the delay. Parts and customer held things up. Did not repair noise. We did replace timing belt and tensioner as recommended by Todd and archived info. We also replaced water pump. The noise was at about crankshaft speed. Gregg sug...
1992 Lexus LS400 4.0L power steering VIN: JT8UF113NO
Thanks to those who replied , we tried the suggestion to flush the system ,also we added lube guard power steering protectant , cleaned the screens again . the veh. seems to be operating normally under all conditions. thanks again !
1999 Mazda Millenia S 2.3L no drive VIN: JM1TA2224X
This one is now fixed and gone. We bought all the pieces to the one-way clutch from the dealer ($600.00) and checked clearances in our clutch packs to be sure there was no excess wear from the little bit of time that we had the thing running with new parts and...
1998 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L Engine VIN: JT2BG22KXV
Thank you for all of your replies! We are trying to sell the customer valve stem seals. Thank you again!
2000 Toyota Celica GT 1.8L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: JTDDR32T9Y
Thanks to all who replied. I rechecked the MAF sensor, tried cleaning it, did not help. I ordered a new updated MAF sensor, installed it. Cleared the code and sent it on its way. Car drives and runs great now. Trouble codes: P0171 (System to lean bank 1).
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