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1991 Acura Legend L 3.2L Plugged EGR VIN: JH4KA7660M
Hi fellow Techs. Got this one in for a Smog Inspection and fails the EGR functional. Plugged Intake ducts. My question is can anyone tell me what I need to remove and look for to unplug this one. For example the Honda has the little holes on top of intake runn...
1988 Honda Accord DX 2.0L Hesitation VIN: JHMCA5366J
Thanks in advance to all the answers. Customer complain of hesitation. This vehicle engine has to be driven for a while, get it really hot. Under load in second, third or even four, between 2800 and 4000 rpm it will buck like it some cylinder will not fire. My...
1996 Honda Passport LX 3.2L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on, high idle VIN: 4SGCK58V0T
I suspect voltage back feeding in ecm through the ground side, but really hate to condemn an ecm. I almost never work on the passports since I am primarily a Toyota shop and thir ecms don't fail. I am sure I am overlooking something obvious here. Also Alldata ... Trouble codes: P1406
1998 Mitsubishi Montero Sport ES 2.4L MIL Lamp on, never C/Loop
Hi guy,s, this is a montero "sport" i'm not sure if it's an "ES", but it's a base model/crank window's/2wd etc. Anyway,This has fuel trim codes and an ect issue, but the freeze frame data shows=o mph/ect -39deg./0 rpm/load 0/lft1 100%/ stft 100%.. Live data=@ ... Trouble codes: P0170, P0130, P0120
1973 Nissan 240Z 2.4L Excessive Emissions, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: HLS30-1258
The front carburetor is dumping gas out of the bowl vent tube.As you can see from the mileage, this vehicle has spent most of its life sitting in a garage.I have found a manual (Haynes)with fairly clear and accurate info, but cannot find any repair parts for t...

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2002 Honda S2000 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JHMP1142T0
Well it's fixed. New ECM fixed. Had to take it to dealer to get programed. The antitheft system wouldn't let it start. The dealer was pretty nice about it. They got it out pretty quick. I want to thank everyone for all the help. Especially Joe. He was a lot ... Trouble codes: P0135 (Primary O2 Heater system malfunction), P0141 (Secondary O2 Heater Malfuction).
1996 Hyundai Accent 1.5L no reverse VIN: KMHVD11N8T
Thanks to all that replied, which I guess you guys hear alot, but its much appreciated. I actually checked the generator wires from the connecter to the TCM, and they ohmed out good. Then I made sure that the wiring was the same as the old tranny for the gener...
2001 Isuzu Rodeo Sport S V6 3.2L MIL Lamp on, Lack of power VIN: 4S2CM57W61
Hello, and sorry for the posting delay, but due to the intermittent nature of this problem, I wanted to be sure of the fix before posting to the group. It turns out that someone had been in there previously, and left the ground wires for the engine wiring harn... Trouble codes: P1125 (electric throttle control), P1295 (ETC power management mode), P1515 (Command actual TPS correction).
1988 Mazda 929 3.0L Oil pump VIN: JM1HC2213J
Gave car back to costumer told him get warranty from shop who did repair.
1993 Mazda 626 LX 2.0L transmission VIN: 1YVGE22A3P
Went through valve body about 6 more times after I posted this request and found nothing. Replaced pressure requlator valve, pump,---nothing --- finally adjusted pressure regulator modifier valve ---could not find anything telling me not to--- and pressure cam...
1998 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L Unknown VIN: 4S3BG6857W
Thanks for everyones help . We finally got the car back this week . we flushed the trans fluid using Mopar 7176 fluid (recomended by our local Subaru dealer) and within a half hour of driving , the problem went away ! We kept the car overnight to be certain th...
1998 Toyota RAV4 2.0L Surge VIN: JT3GP10V8V
came to conclusion that the computer was at fault, customer decided that she could not afford a $1100.00 box and declined the repair Trouble codes: P0300.
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