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Help Request Answers
1994 Honda Civic EX 1.6L No Start VIN: EG4-100958
Hi Honda techs, What I have here is a hybrid. Vehicle started out as a single cam 1.5. Owner had a 1.6 VTEC installed and it then came into my shop for the harness to be installed. This was accomplished and vehicle drove awy under its own power.Vehicle returne...
1995 Honda Civic EX 1.6L pcm tcm wiring diagr VIN: DC2-100649
I need help finding the pcm and tcm wiring schematic for a 1995 Honda Civic SIR-6 1.8 VTECH auto trans. Iatn would not allow me to put in the proper engine size it is a 1.8 not a 1.6. this is a sold in Japan model only, Alldata could not help me due to the fac...
1995 Honda Passport LX 3.2L compressor VIN: 456CC58V1S
We are having a problem with the compressor going out. It starts making a bearing noise then it quits blowing cold air. we are now on our forth compressor all have been different brands. They last about two to three weeks. we flush out the system and change th...
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
2003 Honda Pilot EX 3.5L Hesitation, Surge, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 2HKYF18643
engine has misfire feel at 1800 rpm,at all speeds and all gears. when accelerating past 1800 misfire goes away. temperature of engine does not effect misfire. unlocking tcc has no effect. vehicle will down shift hard at times. may not be related. fuel economy ...
1992 Isuzu Trooper S 3.2L cylinder heads VIN: JACDH58W1N
Looking for the minimum cylinder head thickness, can these heads be machined more than .006? Can not seem to find any definite info.
2001 Kia Sephia LS 1.8L No Start VIN: KNAFB12131
No start intermittently no fuel pressure ECM is not always pulling the main relay to ground checked for voltage and ground at ecm terminals/ power but no ground
1999 Mitsubishi Montero Sport LS 3.0L moving trans code VIN: JA4LS31H9K
after service was complete, test drove 14 miles,drove fine brought back into shop to repair waterpump o-ring leak,retest drive vehicle came back with codes for trans: po765: #3 and #4 shift solenoids not working corectly,cleared codes and redrove: code for tra...
1998 Suzuki Esteem GL 1.6L No Start, Stall VIN: JS2GB31W5W
When I got to the shop, they had removed the front timing cover. The timing marks were ok. I verified that there were no codes, using the factory suzuki software in the tech2, there was cranking rpm. The scope patterns on the 3&4 injector were ok, there is a 1...
2000 Suzuki Esteem GL 1.8L battery drain VIN: JS2GB41XV5
this car came in with the FI MAIN relay cycling with the key off.parked car pulled relay went back for car when able to look at it installed relay & cannot get relay to act up & battery goes dead sometime when not anywhere near car. whenever testing never show...
1992 Toyota Camry SE 3.0L air flow VIN: JT2UK13E4N
Group, I have a temperature problem in this camry.It has had a new compressor,drier and condensor installed. Customer brought to me due to the fact that it blows cold out of the passenger vent and the right center vent. The left center vent and the driver sid...
1994 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L AT/Temp Light VIN: JT3VN39W2R
Good Morning Techs Have this Toyota that is diplaying the AT/Temp light after aprox 45mins of steady driving. After it comes on customer pulls over,Shuts engine off for about a minute and than restarts, light goes out and he continues on. I have pulled pan and...
1994 Toyota Corolla 1.6L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Stall VIN: 2T1AEO4B5R
Cust concern:Car hesitates when cold,fuel pressure is ok 37psi,ignition checks ok,dist looks ok.wires,plugs ok.First 1/4-1/2 mile car has no power ,surges,feels like fuel concern,backfire thru intake,fuel pressure and volume is within specs as this is happenin...
1995 Toyota Tercel STD 1.5L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: JT2EL55D5S
Vehicle runs fine cold, above 170 F. rpm's level off/ power levels off above 3400 rpm. Acts like plugged fuel filter/ plugged exhaust. Have checked both, ok. RPM reading on scanner seems high/ doubled? Ignition system is coil on plug for two cylinders with plu...
1999 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3HN86R9X
Hello everyone, I hope someone has seen this and can shed some light on this one for me. Long term fuel trim shoots to +35 under load. Needless to say, the SES lamp is on continous.Have checked all vacuum hoses, connections, tried unplugging VSV for EVAP sys t... Trouble codes: P0171 (System too lean bank 1)

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
Fix/Summary Answers
1995 Acura Legend L 3.2L lifters VIN: JH4KA7667S
Hello group- i am sorry to say i will not be fixing this car, i appreciate the three responces i recieved and used all three, i tried atf and thin oil to try and get the lifters to pump up to no avail and i checked and the oil pressure, it would occasionally d...
1986 Honda Prelude 1.8L Excessive Emissions VIN: JHMAB5225G
hi group thanks for all the great help on this thing, well did as everyone suggested rechecked iat, and all other sensors again everything seems to be functioning properly, as stated prior all signals into the emission control unit were ok, so went ahead and r...
1988 Honda Accord DX 2.0L Hesitation VIN: JHMCA5366J
Thank you all for the time spend to help out. Steve was the first with the hose #7. Like I said in my help request, it happen long time ago and my memory cells are blocked with the combinations of brake dust and fumes so I forgot about it until Steve mentioned...
2001 Honda Civic EX 1.7L MIL Lamp on, P0131 VIN: SHHE478402
to start thank you all for your replies and your time This was an odd one, it looks like when the old sensors snapped off the two black wires came in contact (on both sensors) which in turn has damaged the heater circuit in the ECU. We bought two new senso... Trouble codes: P0131 (Bank 1 O2 sensor Voltage Low).
1996 Isuzu Trooper S 3.2L No ECM communication VIN: JACDJ58V2T
Checked all wiring from dlc to pcm. I am suspect a pcm problem but customer has decided to drive it. This vehicle runs great and no other adverse symptoms.
1997 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.3L abs VIN: JN8AR05Y6V
The customer opted to take the car with the intermittent problem. All the replies stated the G sensor is used on 4WD vehicles and is located by the center console parking brake. I suggested replacing the G sensor. At a cost of $338.00 for the part, the custome...
2002 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1DA31D72
Well I guess the PCM didn't like what it saw in the #2 sensor of the APP pedal sensor. Customer picked up a used one in a recycling(salvage) yard,I installed it,cleared codes and took off for a test drive. Before, the throttle was limited and the trans did som... Trouble codes: P0226 (Accelerator pedal sensor circuit range/performance problem), P1228 (Accelerator pedal position sensor 2 circuit high voltage), P1705 (Throttle sensor circuit malfunctionAccelerator sensor), P0455 (Evap system -gross leak).
1992 Toyota Corolla 1.6L oil press VIN: 1NXAE94A5N
hi guys. thanks for all the replys.alex nailed it the strainer was clogged,i soaked it overnght in carb vat and installed seems to be fine,thanks raymond for the oil press specs other replys suggest overhaul to rebuild,ANYWAY THEY ARE ON THE ROAD AGAIN TRYING ...
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