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1994 Acura Integra LS 1.8L ABS Light VIN: JH4DC4351R
This car came in with ABS code 48 left rear wheel speed sensor. Checked resistance (0 ohms) and replaced the sensor and cleared code. (should be between 700-1100 ohms). Thought it was strait forward but it still has code 48 coming back. I switched right/left c...
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1992 Honda Accord EX 2.2L Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCB7671N
Group, After renewal of H02S and Fuel filter, still has a cold power loss at low speeds when first takking off. The 02 voltage from the output sensor wire is 12 (system) volts for about 20 seconds. It then goes stochiometric on the road test. The bias voltag... Trouble codes: 43 (fuel supply problems)
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2000 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L Air Compressor VIN: 2HKRL1861Y
Thanks for your time. Customer complaint A/C not cold , Charge system ,only needed .40 of a pound of 134a. Still not cold. A/C compressor and fans is turning on but the pressures are not changing ,The hoses high and low sides are not getting hot or cold. I thi...
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2000 Kia Sportage 2.0L Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: KNDJB6232Y
The vehicle was towed to the shop on 3-22-05. The coils were not producing spark. The vehicle had the P0560C code on this visit. The tech performed a starting and charging system test after the coil replacement. After replacing the coils with factory units, th... Trouble codes: P560
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1998 Mazda Protege DX 1.5L Fails emission test VIN: JM1BC1418W
My scanner will not bring up a code but car will not pass OBDII readiness. The scanner confirms this but the only thing I see is that there is an 'OPEN' by the FSS 2 line. Also the number 2 O2 sensor reading hovers aroun .7 volts and does not toggle up and dow...
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1991 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS 1.8L No Start VIN: 4A3CS44TBM
need some help on this one guys car will start some times cold other times will not fire at all,. if you keep tring it will start & barely run if touch throttle at all will die. adding carb spray to air intake fires right up can accelorate if sparying carb cle...
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1987 Nissan D21 SE 3.0L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: JN6HD16Y1H
Heres one for all the Nissan guys- customer changed the o2 sensor because he failed emissions test 1.7%co idle and 3.04%co cruise. After changing o2 truck would start but was dumping fuel. We have been checking it over but do not see our problem. After a plug ...
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1997 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L engine VIN: JN1CA21D9V
no start at times,shuts off going down the road and then hard restart. very intermittent.
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1999 Subaru Legacy Limited 30th Anniversary 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 4S3BG685XX
Hi everyone, I am looking for help finding a slight missfire,mostly cold.The moniter sets code for #3.I have checked available voltage(35k),pluges and wires replaced,and changed fuel injector with #1.(still sets code for #3)The compression is 180.Both intake ... Trouble codes: P0403
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1993 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.5L transmission VIN: JT3DJ81W4P
Hi Toyota Techs, This one came with no power. Road tested and found out that it's starting off in 2nd gear. I can start off in manual lo ok, but when I shift to Drive, it goes into 2nd gear and stays there. I followed code diagnostics, found shift solenoid #1...
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1998 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L tail,and running lights VIN: 1NXBR18E1W
hello to everyone, i sure could use some toyota specialist info.the above mentioned vehicle has a problem with the parking lamps staying on when vehicle is shut off.previosly replaced d.r.l module,due to it being shorted on the circuit board. it worked fine f...
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2000 Toyota Corolla VE 1.8L nopopwer VIN: 2T1BR12E2Y
idle fine but lack of power on accel dropped converter but no beter replaced fuel filter checked injectors no problems found
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1999 Daewoo Lanos S 1.6L No Start VIN: KLATC5631Y
i this is not nec a fix as this car can take months for problem to occur but i have run extra earth cables to gearbox and chassis points to rule out any transient spikes on start up only time will tell
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1998 Honda Accord LX 2.3L Hesitation, Surge, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCG3245W
Thanks to Scott who said ecm is under warranty. In canada it is 8years/[...] Send to dealer , replaced ecm . Now vehicle drives like a charm .Thanks again Sydney Trouble codes: P1607 (PWR TRAIN -- Manufacturer Controlled computer aux output).
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1998 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L valve adjustment VIN: 4S3BD435LW
First , thank you to everyone who helped me. The right cam gear has 2 marks on it. The little quarter inch mark is used to set the timing belt, the half inch arrow in the right cam gear is the TDC mark to adjust the valves. Turn the engine clockwise after ...
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1998 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L cooling fans VIN: 4S3BG6856W
the thermostat we installed turned out to be faulty new t-stat and all is well thanks for the help Jim.
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1995 Suzuki Sidekick JX 1.6L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out VIN: 2S3TDO3V6S
tried 3dr ecu, that didnt solve problem tried all other replies and none worked. found in knowledge data base of a similar problem that the injectors share same ground with coolant sensor. replaced collant sensor and solved the problem and customer was happy. Trouble codes: 52 (faulity injectors or ecm).
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