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1996 Lexus ES300 3.0L Compressor clutch VIN: JT8BF12G9T
The AC clutch is intermittent. When a/c switch light starts to blink a/c blows hot. I changed the RPM sensor but same thing. Mitchell doesn’t have info on this. Please help!
1999 Lexus RX300 3.0L Axles?? VIN: JT6HF10U1X
Hello fellow techs, This Lexus has a definite vibration under acceleration, most evident under hard accel from 5 mph to 20 mph. Also there light accel @ 20-25 mph. No vibration during cruise or decel. Checked database, found 3 suggestions from members, but po...
1991 Nissan 300ZX Turbo 3.0L Hesitation, Lack of power VIN: JN1CZ24H1M
car has no power, turbo is n't coming on.
1996 Nissan 200SX SE-R 2.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N4BB42D6T
Hi Nissan experts. This little 200SX has already been to two other shops and landed here thru a reference. Plugs, wires, cap, rotor etc. already replaced at the dealer shop. Problem is #1 cyl. misfire only after warmed up and only under light load, ie. smoothl... Trouble codes: P0301
1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L tranny/rear end VIN: 4S3BG6858V
I'm looking for some subaru help on this Legacy. It acts like maybe the rear differential is locking up on turns. I did find a tsb for the transfer clutch binding and bucking on turns.
1989 Toyota Pickup SR5 3.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: JT4VN0ZD6K
hi gang,this truck came in with rough running complaint,blowing black smoke,poor fuel economy.spark plugs were fuel fouled,cleaned plugs.emissions very high,but clean when engine cold.found screw missing from fuel damper,replaced damper.replace o2 sensor.maf c... Trouble codes: 51 (tps/checks ok)
1995 Toyota Tacoma DLX 2.4L No Start, Hesitation VIN: 4TAUN41B7S
hi. this truck has got me. what is doing is, after running and fully warmed up, and shut off for 5,10 mins, wont start up right away. just cranks,.i have spark, it will start after a bit. what i have found is , it seems like the fuel is not getting past the in...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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1991 Mazda Miata 1.6L Crank Sensor Alignment VIN: JM1NA3510M
Thanks to those whom replied but no solid answer was found. We have to believe it was something to do with the fact that a Japanese engine was installed and something is different. I was forced to make a bracket and lock down the sensor in a different position...
1998 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1N4DL01D2W
Hello techs and sorry about delay in closing.I tested all three MAF sensor wires.Got lucky in that it failed while testing circuits.MAF signal was erratic(dc voltage on scope bouncing lots and sometimes complete drop out).MT2500 set to generic obd2 and capture... Trouble codes: P0100.
1987 Subaru DL 1.8L ignition
well after getting alot of suggestions about the power transistor at the coil and the pickup in the dist, one suggested i check trigger with a scope(i checked quickly with test light) possibly not pulling voltage to ground. that was it the ground at the power ...
2000 Toyota Tacoma DLX 3.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5TEWN72N4Y
Thank every one of you for your responses to this problem. I'm sorry to take so long for this reply but due to scheduling problems with my customer this was as soon as I could get the vehicle back. One of you had suggested to test drive and monitor engine load... Trouble codes: P0171 (Lean exhaust condition).
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