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1995 Acura Integra LS 1.8L Shift/Clutch VIN: JH4DC435XS
Customer came in with problem (Car will some times not go in to gear. Test drive went OK but clutch felt strange. Fit new clutch ( it had lost the spring in friction disc). Sorry we used aftermarket parts and machined flywheel. Rebuilt now the fault. Car w2ill...
1988 Honda Accord LX 2.0L Hi Idle VIN: 1HGCA5631J
Hello, and thanks for the help in advance. This car belongs to a co-worker of mine. He drives 80 miles a day to work and back and the car runs fine, Idles well and comes off high idle as it warms up on longer trips. If you drive it for short (5 to 10 miles )di...
2002 Hyundai XG350 3.5L left side park lights VIN: KMHFU45E52
The park lights and tag light bulb will stop working on the left side only. The fuse is blowing like it is a dead short. This happens intermittantly with no ryhme or reason. It appears that applying the brake pedal and shifting into reverse or out of reverse c...
1991 Infiniti Q45 4.5L No Start, Cuts out, Stall VIN: JNKNGO1CXM
Hi group, I've got this Infiniti that I can't duplicate the customers concern. She says that after 30 to 45 minutes of driving that the engine "just quits" and will crank but not run for about 30 minutes. I have driven that car, and I have let it run in the sh...
2002 Lexus ES300 3.0L pwr windows
Looking for the procedure to reset the RF power window motor and limit switch. From the full down position, the window will go halfway up and stop. Activate the switch again and it goes all the way up and reverses to the halfway point again. I have searched Al...
2001 Mitsubishi Diamante LS 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 6MMAP67P11
vehicle came in with a code p0403, it seems to run normal other than the light being on. Have checked for carbon build-up in manifold, which seems ok. If you manually open the egr valve it will make the engine stumble but it will not stall. The solenoid for th... Trouble codes: P0403
1995 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L cooling fans VIN: 1N4BU31DXS
we replaced the engine and now the fans do not work or the fuel pump unless both jumped. I put a new coolant temp switch in the car but no go. If i ground the relay they come on but don't shut off. The fuel pump relay also does not work, i to have to jump the ...
1993 Toyota MR2 Turbo 2.0L Hose, coolant to oil cooler VIN: JT2SW22N6P
On 8/12/04 Customer brought us this hi-mileage car for a coolant leak. Said it's been running fine, this leak just started. We remove the exhaust manifold, cat converter and loosen the turbo to move out of the way & find coolant pipe under exhaust bends down t...
1999 Toyota Solara SE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2T1CF28P4X
I'm having a difficult time trying to figure out how to test these evap system components. I could activate the different solenoids and valves with the mastertech and the fuel tank and hoses are not leaking, although I'm not sure how to stop the drain hose at ... Trouble codes: P0446 (evap vent control circuit), P0441 (incorrect evap purge flow)
2004 Toyota prius 1.5L smart start and smart entry VIN: JTDKB22U04
hello fellow techs i have a problem that will probably only be answered by other toyota techs. i have this 2004 prius with smart start and smart entry which allows the operator to open the door when locked if he has the transponder/key in his possesion simply ...

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1998 Honda Passport EX 3.2L abs&mil light VIN: 4S6CM58W1W
customer did not want to go any farther i'll let you know when it comes back thanks
2003 Honda Accord EX 3.0L radio display VIN: 1HGCM66573
Sorry it took so long to close this requests. My internet service provider went out of business. Back to the vehicle. The majority of the replies said the problem is in the radio itself, after further testing I have confirmed it is. The radio is on backorder...
1995 Subaru Legacy 2.2L MIL Lamp on, no overdrive VIN: 4S3BK65538
Thanks for all your replies,yes we did check for closed loop [...] and the brake switch for any faults. After installing tcm with no change we sent the vehicle to trans shop. Since putting on tires have not seen problem,Thanks for all your help. Trouble codes: P0740.
1995 Subaru Legacy 2.2L Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2G1WL52MV9
Car came back this morning. We dropped exhaust and checked for bad valve guides as most of responses suggested. Sure enough, one guide looked rough, and the others?. It now makes lots of sense. If guide leaves ehaust valve open, you would get unburned fuel pas... Trouble codes: P0301.
1997 Toyota Corolla DX 1.8L No Start VIN: 2T1BB02E5V
Hi Techs. out there, I finally found the problem at the crank sensor black ground wire, thank you for advise and support. Trouble codes: 340 (Camshaft Position Sensor Circuit Malfunction).
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