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1999 Honda Civic Value Package 1.6L A/C Compressor VIN: 2HGEJ661XX
Hi Group, This Civic is giving me a really hard time. Customer brought car in for A/C not working. Compressor was frozen with broken bearing and totally burnt up clutch solenoid. Flushed system, replaced reciever/drier, expansion valve and compressor. Upon ini...
2001 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L compressor VIN: KMHDN45D81
fellow techs having major problems with this hyundai. customer complaint is that ac does not work. upon checking of ac system found system full checked power supply to primary and secondary side of relay ok 12+ volts grounded relay term and ac compressor works...
1991 Mazda RX-7 Turbo 1.3L mainifold VIN: JM1FC3525M
Greetings from Cape Cod! Iím helping a friend replace the catalytic converter pack on this RX7. Iím primarily a truck and heavy equipment mechanic with no experience on rotary engines. Weíll I broke the flange studs off in the manifold; not the worst Iíve ev...
1998 Mazda 626 DX 2.0L Mechanical VIN: 1YVGF22C2W
Hello everyone!!!. I've got this mazda here, it came in with smokes in the morning at start up for about 3 min. then goes away. only to return in the morning. I went and replaced the valve guide seals. They were hard . Tried the next morning and still have the...
1995 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L Hesitation VIN: 1N4BU31D5S
car came in with a stumble upon acceleration. no mil. scanned memory, found code po 325 (knock sensor). data stream showed that while accelerating. timing went from base timing of 20 degrees before to 7 degrees after. i thought there was some connection betwee... Trouble codes: P0325

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1997 Honda Civic EX 1.6L Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 2HGEJC341V
Well this one is a tough one. The customer came and picked up the car. We replaced the coil and this had no effect on the car. As far as a egr problme their was no egr system, this car has had a few mods like a header and cold air intake. I am still leaning to...
1999 Hyundai Tiburon FX 2.0L 2-1 downshift VIN: KMHJG34F7X
Transmission had internal problem not related to electronic control. Another unit was rebuilt & installed. No further problems. Disassembled previous unit to determine exact cause but did not find anything out of order. Since original post, valve body with sol...
1994 Isuzu Trooper S 3.2L limp-in VIN: JACDH58V5R
one post agreed that I had some kind of tcm problem, those code don't cause limp condition, another post said to check alt. anf third said tps, I had already checked tps and alt output before post but didnot mention so in post, sorry my fault!. customer agreed...
1992 Suzuki Samurai JL 1.3L No Start VIN: JS4JC31C4N
hi folks, this car is a lost cause. customer refuses to buy new parts. no used parts avail. if anyone out there has them, please email me. need coil assy. and dist. assy. again thanks john
2003 Toyota corolla 1600CC engine bay VIN: JTDKM28E10
I dont really know what fixed the fault, but the customer said the noise is away, after he came to the garage and roadtested the car with me, and is happy with it. Firstly I want to thank all who replyed to me, and offered there assistance. Toyota in the UK, h...
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