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1994 Acura Legend L 3.2L No Start
car came in for water pump and intake leak we did it and used old timing belt. came back 700 miles later on a hook. It died going down the road customer said. did compression test on it had 120 pounds on the pass. side and on the drivers side it was 0 . I pull...
1985 Honda Accord LX 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1HGAD5434F
To all Honda techs. I have a 1985 Honda Accord that stalls out at idle once it warms up. I used to have a troubleshooting guide for the Carbs on these cars but I lost it because I thought I would never see another one of these. I remember that some valves and ...
1991 Isuzu Pickup S 3.1L starter ? VIN: 4S1CR11ZOM
Hello Fellow Techs,hear is the next problem I'm having. The truck was driven in and the ownwer explained that he had it at another shop.The problem was that it would not crank.The shop replaced the starter and all was well 2 days later the starter failed IE. t...
1998 Lexus LX470 4.7L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall VIN: JT6HT00W8X
Customer is back again with code P0121 and same symptoms;namely, intermittent hesitation --- that is, some times she pushes the pedal and it goes nearly halfway before any response and then within 3 seconds or so, it catches up as if the throttle "righted itse... Trouble codes: P0121 (acceleration position sensor)
1995 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.0L No Start VIN: JN8HD17YXS
We had this pathfinder come in on a wrecker. You can drive this truck all day long and it want die, but if you kill it and its at full operating temp it loses spark. No start!! Then if you let it set for 10 min it might start or it might take 8 hours. The dist...
1996 Nissan 300ZX Turbo 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: JN1CZ24D9T
This one is teasing me. Replaced an engine about a year ago. car has run fine till about 3 mo ago. Now has a persistent rough idle during warm up for about 1-3 minutes. great idle when warm, runs fine at all other times except warm up. seems to be very lean du...
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
2000 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: JNICA31DXY
Hi: I have a problem with this Nissan..I believe I have a bad maf and after trying to clean it has not really helped the problem..I have done a fair bit of reading in the archives and feel that I am on the right path ..I keep getting a p0171 code every couple ... Trouble codes: P0171
2001 Toyota Sienna LE 3.0L power sliding door VIN: 4T3ZF13C91
hello guys, we are having a problem with the power sliding door on the right side of this sienna,left side works fine.the door works good right after you initialize in then it starts to act up,it will close but wont stay closed.it opens right back up,then on i...

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1992 Acura Legend LS 3.2L Door locks, Cooling fans VIN: JH4KA7673N
Thanks for the responses. Ended up being a short in the wiring under the dash. We ended up running a new wire from the engine compartment fuse box to the door lock module and trunk release. White/green wire. Working fine. Thanks for the help.
1996 Isuzu Bighorn 3.1L engine VIN: UBS96GW-72
This vehicle ended having a bad engine and the shop that sent it to us for electricial checks took over with this repair.
1989 Mazda MX-6 LX 2.2L electrical/fuel VIN: 1YVGD31A3K
put in coolant sensor and used throttle body-complete still stalled at idle when it wanted ! put in used dist and car has been ok -- also had old alarm wired into dist wiring thanks to all joe cat
1990 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.0L Cam Gear
Sorry for the long wait but it took a while to work out all of the problems we ran into. First off in answer to my own question, no the cam shaft gear can not be serviced without removal of the cam shaft. One reply suggested that on older land cruisers the cam...
1998 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT2BG8K2W0
This was the first time I repaired a A/F fuel sensor system that I know of. I took a lot of time and checked every thing I could thank of. Now the first thing I would check is the heater circuit, if it is open fix this first for it is common because of the 120... Trouble codes: P0125 (insufficient coolant temp. for closed loop fuel control), P1130, P1135, P0401.
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