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1993 Honda Accord LX 2.2L low idle VIN: 1HGCB7657P
Hello honda techs, I have a 93 accord here that I need some opinions on. The problem is low idle when fully warmed up. I have found there to be no compensation from IAC motor when A/C or Power steering loads are applied or when placed in drive. It does idle no...
2000 Honda Passport EX 3.2L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 4S6DM58W5Y
I have this honda passport that the driver says will start and die two or three times then stay running also reported that it has died when driving but usully does not die completely. Have checked for codes non found. Fuel pressure is in spec. I have got it to...
1989 Isuzu Trooper LS 2.8L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality VIN: JACCH58R9K
This 1989 troooper in for a tune up and to pass local emission test. I tuned it up with new rotor, cap, wires, plugs. Compression is 150 in all cylinders. Engine runs rogh at idle and off idle. Mixture is very rich and very high hc as well. I have checked fuel...
2000 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S2DM58W7Y
Hello iatn members I am helping our coworker to diagnose the problem with this vehicle it has me stumped also after veiwing whats been done Iam compelled to post my first message to iatn Isuzu gurus here goes. Customer complaint and veryfied= jerk-hesitate-mi... Trouble codes: P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304, P0305, P0306
1997 Lexus LS400 4.0L Immobiliser VIN: JT8BH28F1V
This one goes out to my Lexus Cousins. Came back from lunch and brought in a 97 LS400 to program an immobiliser key. Had a master key to use, looked on TIS and there are no instructions on how to program a key for a 97. Had instructions on how to program a 98....
1999 Mazda 626 ES 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1YVGF22C3X
After clearing codes the car will drive 15 min w/o re-setting codes, but cycle the key once and code p0340 [cam sensor] triggers in 30 seconds...according to alldata the cmp conector is supposed to have battery voltage with key on, not running...We performed c... Trouble codes: P0340
1990 Mitsubishi Mighty Max 2.4L blows fuse & dies VIN: JA7FL24W8L
Thank you in advance for any help with this truck. The problem is as follows. The main 20 amp fuse at the positive battery connection will blow while driving. This will cause the engine to die. Replacing the fuse will get it running again. According to Alldata...
1994 Nissan Quest XE 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4N2DNIIWOR
transit drive in, these codes are present, had a recent tune up, should lean conditions in data mode continually, wiggle connectors for injectors, and tps idle surged, data then should fluctuating o2 readings, claer codes, same ones reappear. Trouble codes: 34 (knock), 51 (Inj Signal circuit open)
1995 Nissan Quest GXE 3.0L Stall VIN: 4N2DN11W15
We recently tune up this vehicle and this is an ongoing problem. The vehicle dies as driving down the road- coast to side and starts right back up. Does not have prolonged crank time. Does this when cold or hot. No set pattern. Any ideas, we do not know if it ...
1987 Subaru DL 1.8L ignition
hello subaru masters, i have power at coil and distributor, negative side of coil is being triggered, but no spark output. swapped the coil with known good one, no luck. ecm? specific info hard to find any help would be great! pickup coil?
1991 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L starts slipping VIN: JF1BC6314M
trans makes a bussing noise hot or cold. just went on 3500km trip and started making noise more and more on trip. now when the noise stops trans starts to slip and will catch once and a while. if u stop, shut the car off in any gear, start it back up , makes n...
1994 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L No Start VIN: JT3VN29V6R
Hey guys, This toyota has a no start condition.fuel pump operation is intermitten' injector drive is intermitten and spark is intermitten.when key is first turned on a spark comes out from coil and thats it.on crank injector will maybe flash once and stop and ...
1997 Toyota Camry CE 3.0L Differential VIN: 4T1BF22K2V
Would like to ask the Toyota Techs out there if this transaxle has a history of bearing failures? A541E is the transaxle code. I suspect the side bearings or maybe the output/pinion bearings are the cause. Fluid is clean! No metal circulating. Customer did not...
1999 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L turn signal VIN: 4T1BG22K4X
Hello, I have in my shop a camry that the left turn indicator on the cluster lights up when the headlights are turned on. The dash lights will also flicker when the left turn signal is used when the headlights are off. This all smells like a poor ground so I c...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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1999 Isuzu Trooper S 3.5L misfire codes VIN: JACDJ58X88
Sorry it took so long for this post. First I would like to thank everyone for the help. The problem ended up being our information. Mitchell has the wrong firing order for this 99 Trooper. The coil was the problem. I was working on cylinder #4 instead of cylin...
2001 Kia Rio 1.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: KNADC12361
using the Launch in the obd11 mode i was finally able to access the codes. If anyone is using the new Launch I would still like to know if any one is able to use it in the kia mode on the kia connector. thanks forall the replies. the snappy never would communi...
1995 Nissan Pickup SE 3.0L bad fuel pump/ sende VIN: IN6HD12S2S
I recieved some part#s for napa fuel pumps. Thank you, but I need the whole unit. Got some usefull phone numbers, but this seems to be a very rare truck ( heavy duty ) and none of them had this part. I will be trying to fit a different tank and send unit in ...
1997 Nissan Pickup XE 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N6SD11Y2V
thanks for all the help this one had a bad maf and the egr ports were plugged and it was not that easy to get those plugs out Trouble codes: P0100.
1991 Toyota Previa DX 2.4L brake pads VIN: JT3AC11RMO
hello,thanks all who spend time for read my message.vehicle repaired.we flush brake system and perform rear brake brake adjustment.perform front brake hose replace.now line pressure equal left & right.again thanks.
1996 Toyota Camry DX 2.2L igniton VIN: JT2BG12K1T
thanks for all your professional assistance. bad ecm was burnt inside on the circuit for the igniter.
2000 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3HN86ROY
Thanks for all the help. Can't believe I missed the fact it was under warranty. Won't make that mistake again. I waited a while to close. But the custumer tells me no light! She is happy. Thanks again. Trouble codes: P0420.
2000 Toyota Sienna CE 3.0L No Start, Cuts out VIN: 4T3ZF19C6Y
Problem solved with special thanks to Daryl from North Carolina. It was indeed a small tooth from the crank gear that was broken. We had looked at the gear when doing the timing belt, and were not happy with its condition, but there wasn't any previous problem... Trouble codes: P1300 (Igniter Curcuit).
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