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1997 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L Compressor VIN: 4T1BF12B0V
Hey guys, thanks in advance for the help. Hopefully someone has been down this road before. This '97 Avalon will sometimes stop engaging the compressor clutch. When this happens the A/C light on the control button will flash. You cannot get the compressor to w...

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1989 Honda Civic LX 1.5L No Start VIN: 1HGED3557K
I am sorry I was not able to figure out my vehicle. I am still working on it and have not let it beat me yet. I am going to try the hot line route to hopefully get a lead on where to go fix my problem. I appreciate the help that other members sent me, but most...
1990 Honda Civic DX 1.5L Valve stem seals VIN: 1HGED3543L
PROCEDURE I USED: I WAS able to R&R the valve stem seals on this motor, but NOT by using the stupid Lisle valve spring compressor (#16750). I also didn't even have to use shop air because Chris from N.J. suggested that I use a 'clothesline' to fill up the comb...
1992 Lexus SC400 4.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: JT8UZ30C1N
Thanks to all who responded.It turn out the igniter was breaking down under load.I replaced the ECM to solve MAF problem and right o2 sensor( was lean all the time).
1995 Toyota Corolla DX 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2T1AE09B7S
hi thanks for the suggestions. Checked voltage drop on all ecm power and grounds and wiring to affected sensors all fine. decided to find a used ecm and install. I have drove 50 miles in the past 2 days no light. Trouble codes: 22 (coolant temp circuit open or shorted), 25 (lean exhaust), 52 (knock sensor circuit open or shorted), 71 (egr system problem).
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