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2000 Infiniti I30 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JNKCA31AXY
I first had codes p0304 and p1320 with a misfire. I installed coil 4 and all plugs. Misfire is now gone and p0304 is gone also. I still have p1320. I found a tsb to replace all the coils. The vehicle runs great! Is there a nother way around it? Thanks for the ... Trouble codes: P1320
2000 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S2CKS8W8Y
Vehicle came in with "Reduced Power" light and Check engine light on. Customer stated the vehicle wouldn't hardly go over 30 mph. Pulled codes and decided to install a TP sensor. Run fine for a day and she came back with same problem. I told her I wasn't sure,... Trouble codes: P1125 (electronic throttle control limit performance), P1295 (etc power management), P1523 (throttle actuator control return performance), P1515 (commandvsactual tp correlation tac module)
1994 Mazda B2300 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4F4CR12AXR
Tach. not reading properly and runs poorly. Tried aftermarket coil pack and installed new ECU. At one point tach. worked properly and no MIL but back to same problem. If rear coil pack is un-plugged there is no difference in way vehicle runs. Un-plug front coi... Trouble codes: 224 (coil pack failure)
1995 Mazda MX-6 2.0L Belt VIN: 1YVGE31C5S
I am having a problem with the Alt. belt. It keeps shreading and fallen off or braking. When the car first came in it had been setting for about a year and a half. Customer requested service of all systems ( see related history). Upon orignal inspection found ...
1992 Mitsubishi Diamante ES 3.0L No Start, starts sometimes VIN: JA3XC47S9N
Car has intermitent no start. Has no spark right out of coil. ECM has been replaced with another and symptoms remain the same. Ref voltages are good, grounds are good. Modis will sometimes not communicate with vehicle, and sometimes communication between modis...
1994 Mitsubishi 3000GT SL 3.0L plugs VIN: JA3AM64J4R
car was towed in for squealing noise then died. check car out found seized water pump,and broken timming belt.replaced timming belt ran compression test 0 compression. removed cylinder heads had valve job done. reinstalled cylinder heads. tried to start car wo...
1997 Nissan 200SX SE-R 2.0L Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N4BB42D1V
hello, This 200 sx came to me for a check engine light(po304) & misfire under load. I was unable to get a dedicated mis on cyl. #4 ,seemed to be affecting all cyls.At this time I replaced (cap/rotor/wires/plugs). WOW same problem.Actually was the EGR valve ope... Trouble codes: P0304
1998 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L No Start VIN: 1N4DL01D2W
seems to get to much fuel,when trying tostart,if i pull injecter fuse it will run until out of fuel,put fuse back in it will run until it floods?we are a body shop and limited testing eqiupment.car had rear damage not hit very hard any help appreatated
1999 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L No Start VIN: JN1CA2106X
Hello all. This car came in for a no start. Had no fuel pressure so after checking the power and ground at the tank I replaced the pump. I tried to start the car and it still was a no start issue. After some more digging I found no injecter pluse. I have tried...
1996 Suzuki X-90 1.6L shift solenoid B VIN: JS3LB11S3T
Vehicle came in with a shifting problem and MIL on. Test drove and confirmed symptoms. Determined from test drive that the transmission was only going into 2nd and 3rd gears. The DTC was code P0756. When test driving in "D" the vehicle starts off in 2nd, shift...
1993 Toyota 4Runner SR5 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge VIN: JT3RN37W5P
This truck is hesitating and low on power intermittently after it heats up. It feels like it's lean on fuel. Stepping hard all the way to the floor past a certain point (full throttle) seems to help. When it acts up it idles rough. Spraying propane into the in...
1994 Toyota T100 SR5 3.0L No Start VIN: JT4VD20A7R
This vehicle towed in, no spark, no start. performed diagnostic routine from Shopkey, bottom line is no IGf from ignitor back to ecm, tests keep saying replace ignitor. Distributor pickup,ie ckp checks ok, coil resistences ok, bat+ on pin 3 at ignitor ok, IGt ...
1998 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT2BG8K2W0
after seeing the code about temp and checking the temp. range i blocked the front of the raidiator and cleared the code and drove for 25 miles the temp range was about 210 and the light never came on so i decieded that it needed a thermostate. after i change i... Trouble codes: P0125 (insufficient coolant temp. for closed loop fuel control), P1130, P1135, P0401

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
Fix/Summary Answers
1991 Infiniti G20 2.0L 5th GEAR VIN: JKCP01PZMT
Hello there and thanks for the help. This one was an easy fix. I recieved a few replies and one was right on target. you can infact split the case easily in the vehicle and access 5th gear. I guess this is not uncommon on this trans. We put in the gear, its ...
1999 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S2CK58W4X
hello friends, i believe the fuel cap was left loose at one time recently. the code is not specific to a sub-system of the evaporative system. we were able to see purge and vent solenoids, tank pressure and vacuum. i had first checked purge system operation an... Trouble codes: P0440.
1995 Mazda MX-3 1.6L Stall, Misfire VIN: JM1EC43B3V
What a weird problem! Since I started working with this car it was interesting to me problem starts just after accelerating COLD. Idling after a cold start or in any speed when hot, no problem. Problem was OIL PRESSURE related. The oil pump pressure reli...
1993 Mitsubishi Diamante ES 3.0L Reverse VIN: JA3BP57PY0
This is a straight forward answer. I want to thank all of the guys that responded. The solenoids are controled as follows: 1st 'A' on - 'B' on...2nd 'A' off - 'B' on... 3rd 'A' off - 'B' off... 4th 'A' on - 'B' off... Reverse 'A' off - 'B' on... P/N 'A' off ...
1994 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N4BU31D2R
I am sorry to have kept this request open so long. I remained optamistic that this client would alow me to continue my diagnosis and fix this one, I even offered to do it at no risk to him...still no luck! Thanks to all who replied! I confirmed that the timing... Trouble codes: 32 (EGR function), 34 (knock sensor).
2000 Nissan Frontier SE 3.3L spun 4 rod bearings VIN: 1N6ED27YXY
Well guys,here is a bit of advice. If a customer comes into your shop with a Wynn's warranty,I would politely ask them to take it somewhere else to be repaired. We sent every piece of the engine out to be checked by the best machine shop in town. They were una...
1983 Toyota Corolla DLX 1.6L driveshaft VIN: JT2AE72W0D
Thanks for all the help. I found out from all of you that 1/4 oz out of balance is a lot on a drive shaft. I went back through the differential and found nothing wrong. The drive shaft shop is not willing to take responsibility for messing up the original driv...
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