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1990 Honda Accord LX 2.2L No Start VIN: 1HGCB7152L
hello ...this honda came in on the hook the customer had hiss own fuel pump and wanted it installed he said he already had it checked at a transmissin shop ...well we put the pump in and still no start...no power to the fuel pump the car has spark and will run...
1989 Mazda B2200 2.2L MIL Lamp on, no vac to EGR VIN: JM2UF3136K
Failed emissions test check engine light on,pulled codes 13,16,17.Applied vacuum to EGR Ok,values of position sensor per specs. I do not get vacuum signal from control valve to EGR valve,applied ground to control valves,valves open Vacuum reached EGR valve and... Trouble codes: 13 (vacuum sensor or circuit), 16 (EGR position sensor), 17 (feedback system)
1997 Mazda Protege DX 1.5L alternator VIN: JM1BC143XV
HELP!!! customer brought vehicle in with a blown belt checked pully's and found alternator seized... replaced alternator and put a new belt on all systems checked out fine charging and everything... customer picked up and drove home.. but the belt blew on the ...
1994 Mitsubishi Eclipse 1.8L No Start VIN: 4A3CF34B6R
car starts and runs fine most of the time. when it does not start we find spark once when first cranking and once when stop cranking. tach is shows rpms while cranking. if you keep trying to start it will eventually start and run fine for a day or two. thanks ...
1997 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA21D6V
drive cycles, monitors and egr trouble*** *** Hi Gang this nissan had the mil light on and off for several years, now its inspection time. Knock sensor was faulty and replaced, one code gone. Has egr code only sets after a week or so, testing this system now. ...
1999 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L Cooling Systems VIN: 1N4DL01D6X
since replacing the thermostat and hoses the customer has been complaining that the fans seem to come on more often and are louder. we rechecked the vehicle and found that the fans are running most of the time and at full speed. tried to rebleed the system. ra...
1991 Toyota Tercel DLX 1.5L engine VIN: J1TG23UH3D
Basically, did I not consider something when I put the gaskets back on? Is there some sort of grease caps like my repair manual says that would cause this? Thanks in advance!!!
2000 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.7L Warning light VIN: KZJ95-0048
Hi Toyota Techs, We had replaced the timing belt of this T/y L'crusier Prado with 4-cylinder 1KZ turbo-intercooler diesel engine. However we were unable to turn off the T-belt warning light. The was no reset button at the dash meter cluster. We have a X-431 sc...

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1991 Lexus LS400 4.0L Hesitation, no power
well, this one is fixed. thanks again as you people are awesome. the fix was the drivers side lower coil wasn't firing.swapped with old coil,vehicle power was restored.kind of a bad design i think having 1 coil run the whole vehicle just not enough output. wel...
1996 Mitsubishi Galant S 2.4L axles VIN: 4A3AJ46G4T
Replaced rf axle again to fix the boot leak, no improvement, replaced lf axle, fixed problem, in the future all vibrations under accel will get both axles replace regardless because you cant really diagnose correctly in the stall, at least i couldnt. Thanks to...
2001 Mitsubishi Galant ES 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4A3AA46G41
Sorry it took so long to report this, but we were waiting on the customer to make up there mind. I put the front 02 sensor in the car and everything seems to be ok. Thanks for all the help.
1997 Nissan Sentra GLE 1.6L No Start VIN: 1N4AB41D5V
After checking a voltage drop on all my grounds for the ecm I had A difference of A half A volt on ground 106. This ground is located on the right side of the intake manifold. Clean grounds and intake vehicle ran perfect.
1999 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L seals VIN: 1N4DL01D0X
Fellow techs: Wanted to make sure this vehicle was road tested for a few days before celebrating. The fix ended up being the preload for the differential bearings was not set correctly. After figuring it out & setting it correctly, the vehicle has been driving...
2000 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L Boggs Down, No Power VIN: 3N1CB51D7Y
Well Guy's just about all of you and us were right the first time. It goes to show don't trust aftermarket parts at all... The factory Mass Air Flow Meter fixed the whole thing. After trying two aftermarket ones which were reading normal. I do thank all that r... Trouble codes: P0171.
2006 Nissan Maxima 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA312DX
Hello again, Thanks for all that got back to me,Everybody said have the pcm reflashed.There Is A Nissan tsb for this Problem.Nissan has widened the window of operation for The rear o2 sensors. Thanks again to everybody Trouble codes: P0420, P0430.
1994 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.5L hydraulics VIN: JT3DJ81W3R
after much frustration, we concluded that the remanufactured master cylinder that we got was defective. we ordered another master cylinder, installed it and bled the system and it was much better. thanks to all that replied.
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