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1994 Acura Vigor GS 2.5L srs light on VIN: JH4CC2560R
My Alldata doesn't have adequate information, non found as far as trouble code discriptions and code retrieval. If one on you Acura specialists could point me in the right direction I would be in your debt.
1996 Honda Accord Value Package 2.2L Air bag light VIN: 1HGCD5698T
Looking for any information about accessing codes for Air bag- Shop Key lists a connector but no information about which wires to short to read codes. Light comes on and stays on about half the time while customer is driving. When they stop the car and restart...
1990 Infiniti Q45 4.5L timing chain VIN: JNKNGO1C3L
i got this infiniti that was worked on by the owner of the car. he changed the rod & main bearings. the car will not start & by the sounds of it, the timing chain is either jumped or it was not timed properly. cranks over fast. checked compression in #2 cyl, 0...
1985 Mazda RX-7 GS 1.1L No Start VIN: JM1FB3319F
Hi Guys I am hoping someone has seen this problem before. This car blows the 20amp fuse powering the fuel system components and the emission computer. I instaled a 20amp circut breaker for testing purposes. I have disconnected all the components that I could ...
1993 Mazda Protege DX 1.8L binds in manual low and rev. VIN: JM1BG2249P
Sorry to bug you folks on a Sun. I not long ago re-built this trans for my kids first car.. When I first took it appart the final drive brngs. were wasted and the 3\4 clutch was welded up, and planetary hub had the teeth stripped from being beat up by welded c...
1990 Mitsubishi Montero 3.0L burns up ecm VIN: JA4GJ31S9L
Vehicle came in with a no start condition and the problem was quickly traced to corroded connectors on the ecm connector (24 pin socket) both the male tabs in the ecm and the female end in the connector were HEAVILY corroded. we ordered a new ecm from mitubis...
1993 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L No Start VIN: 1N4BU31F8P
howdy youins this car has me stumped the car came in with rod through boss bought a car that suposevly ran for the engine i couldn't get it running scanned it no codes changed distributar and coil checked wiring harness /shorts,bare wires.does the ant...
1997 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L noise when cold VIN: JN1CA21D8V
hello nissan techs..this maxima has been making a noise thats almost sounds like a pulse air system open .But not nearly as loud .it only happens when first cold ,I checked the emissions equipment and it does not have pulse.. you can hear it in the car with th...
1999 Suzuki Grand Vitara JS 2.5L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: J53TE162V4
Car came in with intermitant stall and start. Found PO340 code for cam sensor. Check system every thing seemed to be fine. Replaced cam sensor and ignition switch. Still has same symptoms, problem, and code. Checked sensor on scope. There is a wave form. Ignit... Trouble codes: P0340 (Cam Sensor Code)
1994 Toyota Previa LE 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3AC12R5R
Need your help with this Toyota. We're getting a repeating code 71 (EGR TEMP SENSOR), but all our tests show each component operating correctly. Alldata shows no TSB's for this symptom. The van runs normally and shows no symptoms other than the MIL on. Is ther... Trouble codes: 71 (egr temp sensor)
2000 Toyota Sienna CE 3.0L Rear Blower VIN: 4T3ZF19C4Y
Hello all, today I have a rear AC blower motor that wont work, I have done all the tests that alldata has relating to fuses all the relays and there are many and the resistor all check out fine. the tests that alldata has are all resistance tests no voltage te...

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1991 Acura Legend L 3.2L cooling fan relay VIN: JH4KA7663M
Hello Fellow Iatn members! Thanks for the replys! I had a few replys that suggested that the radiator and ac fans are drawing too much current. The fans drew about 13 amps to start then about 7 amps each to run. According to the MOD wire diagram the fa...
2001 Isuzu Trooper Limited 3.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JACDJ58XX1
Thanks to the 3 guys who replied to my post. They suggested checking the fuel pressure regulator because of many problems. However, a clear vacuum hose on regulator did not show any signs of fuel and I could not smell any fuel. Pumping the regulator with vacuu... Trouble codes: 1340 (ION sensing module- cylinder syncronization).
2001 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S2DM58W01
Darrell [...] hit it right on the head- a bad EGR valve.Thank you guys! I figured something was up when the Isuzu dealer I get parts from -who doesn't seem to stock much for Isuzu parts- has these in stock. A buddy of mine who works on GM's ... Trouble codes: P0401 (Insufficient EGR flow detected).
1991 Mitsubishi Mighty Max 2.4L No Start VIN: JA7FL24W2M
Well... everyone was exactly correct...Today (finally...) O'riellys got me a reman cardone (all I could find, and look how long that took) and the truck drove away. Thank you so much. Special thanks to Brian for going WAY out of his way to explain how the sens...
1996 Mitsubishi Eclipse GSX 2.0L Misfire VIN: 4A3AL54F9T
Thanks Guys !!!This one is down the road ! It turned out to be the BLU/BLK wire from ECU pin #10 to powrer transister plug. The amatuer installer/customer('s) friend.? had probed so many wires in so many places and inspite of our cut/wire shrink/sodder job to ... Trouble codes: P0300 (random mutiple misfires).
1983 Nissan 280ZX 2.8L Misfire VIN: JN1HZ04S6D
i recieved several replies in answer to my question about getting codes. everyone explained how to do this by turning screw on side of ecm and counting light flashes. have not been able to get time to get car back into shop and check further i will post furthe...
1991 Nissan Axxess 2.4L read when not movung VIN: JN1HM16S9M
thanks for your replies. problem apears to be in speedometer head. we have not been able to locate used unit. when we find one we will let iatn know if this was the fix thanks again
1991 Toyota Celica GT 2.2L Hesitation VIN: JT2ST87F2M
I got this vehicle back in. You people are great. The coil was the problem. I had 15 replies pointing me in that direction. I saved lots of time and money thanks to you all. Thanks Ryan
1994 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L eng VIN: 4T1SK12WXR
HI all, and thank you for your help. We did as most side, and removed the dog bone, that helped a little but not fully. Checked the balancer and all seemed good with it. We then decarbonized the motor, and more vibration was eliminated. Most of the vibration w...
1996 Toyota Previa DX 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3GK12M3T
All of you were correct. The tube was open but it was plugged up at the throttle body opening. We took off the housing and cleaned it out. Once again thank's to all of you for helping. Bob Trouble codes: P0401.
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