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|1995 Honda Accord LX 2.2L Speedometer VIN: 1HGCD5636S
This Honda speedometer jumps to 20 mph when the key is turned on and stays there until you accel to 40 mph. At that time it will register the correct speed. Once it does register correctly it continues to work properly until the next key cycle. I have checked ...
|1998 Isuzu Rodeo S 3.2L Poor Idle Quality
I have this Isuzu Rodeo, customer compliant is that engine races to 5K RPM intermittently. It happened 3 times, once to his daughter. After three days of driving this vehicle I can't duplicate the problem, everything is normal. I found no vacuum leaks, IAC val...
|1991 Nissan D21 2.4L timing chain VIN: 1N6SD16S2M
thanks for taking time to check this one out! a timing chain and tensioners with new guides was previously installed on this truck and the camshaft bolt was not properly torqued with loc-tite. the cam bolt backed out and vehicle shut down. we are hopeful that ...
|1989 Toyota Pickup SR5 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: JT4RN13T1K
I cannot time this vehicle.I found that the advance was not working.I checked to see if tps was not closing and it was.I tested the wires going to tps and found that the ctp wire had eleven volts coming from it when unplugged from tps.I traced the wire back to...
|2000 Toyota Sienna LE 3.0L No Start VIN: 4T3ZF13C5Y
I have this sienna in here that won't start, it is losing spark. A couple of times it tried to start and I had spark for a split second and then lost it. I was wondering if anyone has come across this before. Has anyone seen the igniters go bad? So far the cma...
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|2000 Honda Civic LX 1.6L front brakes VIN: JHMEJ6679Y
thanks to all the great responses you guys are great.it was the aftermarket master cylinder and also the push rod adjustment.a special thanks to steve from california who explained that some techs try to use the push rod adjustment as a cure for low brake pede...
|1988 Mazda 323 1.6L timing belt VIN: JM1BF2321J
Of the 12 replies three said to stay with the old belt as they did timing belts on vehicles with similar age and found the old belts to be good when they changed them. Two replies said to inspect the belt by removing the top cover, I will do this in the near f...