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|2000 Kia Sportage EX 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: KNDJA7237X
We changed plugs, coils & wires,(as described in so many submissions) still misfired. Followed all other,(very good advice), pulled and checked all harnesses for cleanliness,contact, position and ability to move/flex with the vehicle, still misfired. Checked t... Trouble codes: P0300, P0303, P0304
|1993 Lexus GS300 3.0L steering pump VIN: JT8JS47E4P
car was towed in with no power assit on the steering. Steering pump making a low hining noise. Replaced the pump, bleed system, same thing happened. Replaced the rack and same thing happened. Tried another pump and same thing happened. Is there a restrictor va...
|1999 Lexus ES300 3.0L Cuts out VIN: JT8BF28G0X
Car stalled on the highway and was towed in to a dealer-was told it needed a $3100 ecm. Towed to another shop where they installed a new ecm-same problem. Tried 2 good known used ecm-no change-checked all grounds and power, crank sensor, cam sensor, distributo...
|1989 Mazda 626 LX 2.2L Stall VIN: JM1GD2215K
Hello. This Mazda has a stall condition. When the engine is warm, after start-up, will stall when placed in drive or reverse. It only seems to do it when the engine flares after start-up or if the throttle is held partially open with the accelerator peddle. e....
|1990 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L Fuel Rail VIN: JN1BJ01P4L
Hi Guys This came on for fuel leak It is coming from front right side can see evidence of leak but not pouring,leaked badly this weekend for customer just curious if any has seen this. I don't want to Replace fuel rail on a Guess.Intregrity of rail looks good ...
|1990 Toyota Pickup DLX 3.0L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: JT4VN01D0L
on overnight or 5 hour sit, this truck will hesistate bad cold only. as soon as it warms up, it goes away. checked archives and said problems with egr, coolant temp sensor, and carboned up intake. coolant temp sensor cold read 2.60 volts. checked after it warm...
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|2002 Acura TL 3.2L right rear electric window VIN: 19UUA56712
The vehicle came in this morning. We verified the complaint - the right rear window would drop 3-5mm every time the vehicle was started. All the window switches worked normally. I did notice, however, that the starter seemed to be laboring when the car was sta...
|2004 Mazda 6 i 2.3L air bag VIN: JGRF356KWE
Thanks to all those that replied and Robert from califonia was very helpful with helping find software that worked on this car. bottom line to this is the mercury sable 2003 software works on this car and as many said in there replies that the code 21 flashing...
|2002 Mitsubishi Montero Sport XLS 3.5L ride VIN: JA4MT31R62
Well almost everybody had this one right. We changed the tranmission fluid and the shudder and the noise went away. Thanks a Lot to everyone that replied to this post your help was greatly appreciated. Leander [...]
|1992 Nissan 240SX 2.4L no-shift sometimes VIN: JN3MS36A2N
I,m driving car with scope hooked to tps & oss at the a/t controller trying to catch in the act,( only have 2 channel scope) hasn,t done it in 60 miles of driving yet..will post fix when it happens. thanks..
|1998 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L cooling system VIN: 4S3BG6858W
So, we replaced the short block based on information gained here as well as a positive test for hydrocarbons in the cooling system using a 4-gas. New temp sensor for fans would turn fans on but no circulation. Radiator cold but fans were on. We did not want to...
|1983 Toyota Celica Supra 2.8L Cuts out VIN: JT2MA67L9D
Thanks to all who replied, Found out that the fuel pressure drops when it starts to cut out. Tech forgot to check the basics first. Replaced fuel pump and all is well. Once again all of you are awesome.