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1995 Hyundai Elantra 1.8L second gear VIN: KMHJF23M6S
when the car is cold, its skips second gear and goes directly to third. It goes 1 and then 2 for a split second then slips for a split second and then goes to 3 . After the engine and tranny are at operating temp the transmission shifts normal and the overdriv...
1999 Kia Sephia 1.8L radiator fan VIN: 1GRWSDMHGT
car came in overheating fan not working,replaced relay now fan comes on after 2 minutes of running and never cuts off and even on road test stays on all time. turn off ignition fan turns off. crank up car, after runs about 2 minutes fan comes on and never turn...
1993 Mazda Protege DX 1.8L Head Gasket VIN: JM1BG2247P
This engine leaks oil from the head gasket from behind the exhaust manafold . Checked head flatness and was OK last repair attempt . Has anyone got any common flaws or special secrets in mind to get this vehicle repaired ? Vehicle runs and drives great but I c...
1994 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L ingniton VIN: 1N4BU31D1R
you can drive this car for 50 miles or more and let sit for 15 or 20 minutes and it will not start. there is no fire as the car cools the fire will slowly come back until it starts and it will run until you kill it and let it set.there is an tsb in alldata abo...
1989 Toyota Camry 2.0L gurglin/vibrating no VIN: JT2SV21F8K
good day fellow techs, i have this 1989 toyota camry 2.0L auto with a/c, & there's a gurgling/vibrating noise that is very audible at the fuel tank, at the left front corner of the fuel tank, I replaced the fuel pump & filter due to the age & mileage of the ve...

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1998 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L compressor clutch VIN: 4S2CM58WOW
Thanks to all who responded. The information received was very helpful in determining how to precede with this vehicle. It appears there are a few things that would cause a premature clutch failure. 1. Air gap - Too large or too small. 2. Inadequate curren...
1991 Mitsubishi Eclipse GSX 2.0L MIL Lamp on, failed emission test VIN: 4A3CT64U0M
Ecm was shipped off to Cardon for checking.Harvy at Cardon reported capasitors had leaked on to board and they were replaced.I reinstalled ECM and had same problem.After I test drove car I determined ECM was operating properly.Alldata and Mitchell information ... Trouble codes: 14 (egr flow).
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