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1986 Honda Prelude 1.8L Excessive Emissions VIN: JHMAB5225G
hi group well need some help here, 15 mph exhaustv readings hc 288 co 7.92, 25 mph hc 291 co 8.01. failed at test only center. i see the head has been off recently i have never seen vehicle prior, found 3 vacuum lines near bottom of intake not hooked up, ok ho...
1991 Honda Civic 1.5L No Start VIN: 2HGED635MH
Hello group- My daughters Civic DX has a fuel supply concern. After a hot soak, there is a no start condition. Ignition spark is present, and a shot of starting fluid will cause it to start momentarilly. After about 15 min., it will start and perform normally....
2002 Honda S2000 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JHMP1142T0
Hello All, We put clutch in this car. While test driving the MIL light came on. It set a PO141 Secondary O2 heater malfunction. Checked circuit and found heater circuit in O2 bad. Replaced O2 and cleared codes. After test driving the MIL came back on. It set ... Trouble codes: P0135 (Primary O2 Heater system malfunction), P0141 (Secondary O2 Heater Malfuction)
1992 Mitsubishi Diamante ES 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: JA3XC4752N
hi all, this veh came in a few weeks ago with customer complaining of a hard start after setting for a few hours or overnight, started with the basics, fuel pressure good, spark output good, no codes in the memory, when we were finally able to duplicate the co...
1986 Nissan 300ZX 2+2 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1HZ14S3G
on accel , upper rpm's it will bog but not die out if you feather peddle will stop and run fine seams intermitten ecm gets kind of hot to if need to ask i will answer please help last car left from prior tech then i get to make so money !
1994 Nissan Axxess 2.4L one headlight VIN: JN1HM16S1R
Hello, Would anybody have wiring diagrams for this Canadian model of this Nissan Axcess Sport Wagon. In particular I am looking for the headlight wiring diagram showing the daytime running lights. My fax number is 1-[...]. Thanks in advance.
1996 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L Poor Fuel Economy, Sluggish VIN: 1N4BU31DXT
Customer complaint Engine revving to 4500 rpm before shifting to 2nd with hars shift and from 2nd to 3rd with harsh shift. Engine Driveability - clicking / pinging noise at 50 60 km;h under laod with lack of power. Poor fuel consumption @ 12 13L/100km. Te... Trouble codes: P0325, P0240, P1705 (Mft Control Tranny)
2002 Nissan Altima 2.5L No Start VIN: 1N4AL11D82
Car was flooded as received, cleared out, runs. Read another post (open) almost identical to mine. Several responses involved an updated starter and an ecm reflash. I need the tsb number because my dealer does not know about the reflash. Responses failed to li...
2000 Suzuki Vitara JX 2.0L running VIN: 2S3TD52VXY
hello techs have a vitara 2001 m.i.l light did not light up with a no start replaced ecm and fixed it for about 10 miles and came back with same symptons installed another ecm added a ground wire and main relay fuse fixed for 4 months and is returned with same...
1991 Toyota Camry DLX 2.0L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 4T1SV21E4M
hi everyone, this vehicle was towed to our shop, the owner said it has an engine noise. we pushed it in the shop because it would not start. i checked for spark ok, checked fuel pressure ok, removed timing cover checked cam timing ok, did a compression test al...
1991 Toyota Tercel DLX 1.5L Stall VIN: JT2EL43E4M
This vehicle stalls only when the customers are driving it. But not all the time . It will go for days without stalling. When they come up to a light, the vehicle wants to stall. If you touch the gas pedal. It will stall. I have checked the computer, checked t... Trouble codes: 24 (intake air temp sensor), 42 (speed sensor)
1993 Toyota Camry XLE 3.0L No Start, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 4T1VK13E9P
Customer stated vehicle would surge intermittently and then it stalled on decel, but would restart immediately. My test drive produced no problems, but as it was idling in the bay it died. Restart was accomplished but it died shortly again. This time no restar...
1997 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L ABS Light VIN: 4T1BG22KOV
Hi Group, This car was in the path of a lightning strike, which took out the ABS unit, the engine computer and the cruise control unit. After replacing the ABS unit with a new factory part, I have a flashing ABS light when I turn the key on. The light will go...

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1985 Honda Civic CRX 1.5L throttle? VIN: JHMAF3320F
Probably customer's fault. 1. Choke was sticking (yes I know I listed this car as fuel injected - my error). 2. Your responses had us check for all the usual suspects - mounts, throttle cable, floor mat on accel pedal - all fine. 3. 1 response mentioned that i...
1993 Infiniti J30 3.0L No Start, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: JNKAY21DOP
Even though I had scoped the cam/crank sensor several times and had a good 5.0v switched signal, I finally got the crank signal to lay down long enough (switched at only 1.5v with a really lousy pattern) to show up on the scope. The crank/cam sensor finally fi...
1999 Mazda Millenia 2.3L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: JM1TA222OX
The stalling problem on this car was caused by a bad airflow sensor. After replacing it I still had a surging idle, after more testing found rust in the fuel rail, owner declined further repairs.Suggestions were MAP vacuum supply and following trouble tree for... Trouble codes: P0725.
1997 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA21D1V
thanks to all ! found broken wire on r/f stut tower insulation was good but wire was broken inside Trouble codes: P0340.
2000 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L Hesitation VIN: JN1CA31D3Y
Thanks for all the useful info guys! As suggested it was the MAF causing the 2 codes, but only occured cold and during warmup. The customer had an extended warranty thru Nissan and had the MAF replaced ($670.00 CDN...ouch!!) and a reflash done. He was quite im... Trouble codes: P0171 (Bank 1 system lean), P0174 (Bank 2 system lean).
1996 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L radiator fans VIN: 4S3BD4358T
Fixed at last after sending the ecm back rebilder they gave our money. We bought one dealer and no more problem.I would like to thank Mark from Washington,Reno from Colorado,Victor [...] .Three out of four were right on thanks again.
1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L Timing belt VIN: 4S3BG685XV
Repaired bent valves and reassembled engine with new tensioner an has over 1000 miles. After compressing and releasing tensioner several times it seems I have caused the tensioner to leak. Must have been bad all along.
1994 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L Stall VIN: 4T1SK12EZR
hi all thanks to everone for there replies,i ck anything that could cause a staling problem all ok toke the throttle body apart and cleaned ,we never got car to stall ,drove car for a week no stall gave car back ,she called back yesterday said car was runing g...
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