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1993 Mitsubishi Diamante ES 3.0L No Start
thanks for help in advance,received this car from another tech he said computer(pcm)was bad went to check for 12 volts on 5volt supply wires.turned ignition on and computer let out its smoke.opened pcm and the large processor chip burnt up.caps looked fine no ...

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1993 Acura Integra GS 1.8L hood release cable VIN: JH4DA9465P
I wasn't able to access the latch without bending things so the customer opted to take the car to an Accura dealer.Thanks for all the suggestions. Tim [...]
1994 Honda Accord EX 2.2L valve train VIN: JHMCD5656R
Thanks Honda Tech's we checked the TSB, Finally located the defective rocker, and replaced it as a set. Ticking noise is gone, piston slap is still there thanks again! John
1997 Honda Civic DX 1.6L SRS Light VIN: 2HGEJ6348V
Thanks to all that replied. Most felt that the best way to begin was to clear the codes and see if they returned. In this case the light has stayed off - evidently this is not uncommon. It seems that these codes are set due to high or low system voltage. Had i...
2000 Mitsubishi Diamante LS 3.5L Battery VIN: 6MMAP67P4Y
Thanks for replies all were helpful problem ending up being trunk lite switch the real problem was that it wasnt acting up all the time but we nailed it and car is fixed! IATN is the best tool in my tool box thanx guys Mike!
1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L coolant VIN: 4S3BG6857V
i want to thank everyone for their help this is my first time and was surprised at how many helpful responses i recieved everyone basically said the same thing either headgaskets or a crack somewhere i removed the plugs and found nothing compression was ok rec...
1990 Toyota Supra 3.0L Unknown VIN: JT2MA71J5L
The majority of replies indicated that indeed the TV cable on this Supra can be done without major work. The trans dipstick tube bolt is removed and then the pan dropped. Disconnect the cable from the linkage on the throttle. The routing of the cable is tricky...
1990 Toyota Supra 3.0L Surge, Stall VIN: JT2MA71J5L
Well well well... Sorry, no 'silver bullets' for the database on this one. Halfway through my inspection I thought it might be nice the check codes. Strangely enough, the MIL didn't light at any time--including KOEO. Interesting. I then checked the fuse which ...
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