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2001 Honda CR-V LX 2.0L differential? VIN: JHLRD28471
HELLO EVERYONE This CR-V is driving us nuts. Customer brought vehicle in with clicking noise and shudder on acceleration. Noise was found to be left cv axle. Replaced axle and test drive vehicle. Noise is gone but shudder is still there. We can put car up on h...
2002 Hyundai Sonata 2.4L No Start VIN: KMHWF25S62
Hello everyone. This 6 cyl. Sonata came in on the hook with a no start condition. The car had no spark, and no injector pulse and a code stored (I have forgotten the number) for the crank sensor. We checked and had no signal from the crank sensor. We sold the ...
1990 Lexus LS400 4.0L unknown VIN: JT8UF11E1L
Hello Lexus Techs: We have a '90 LS400, in for the first time, with driveline shudder. Shudder starts around 45 mph, and can be quite pronounced under accel, around 50 mph, even to the point of setting up a clanging under the car, like a drivshaft hitting the...
2000 Lexus RX300 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT6HF10U04
lean condition. check light comes on up hill Trouble codes: 0171 (lean conditione bank 1)
2001 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L cruise control VIN: JN1CA31A11
I have head scratcher here. Intermittently and usually after extended city driving or a hot soak, the idle speed increases to 3000rpm (in neutral). Customer has taken it upon himself and backed off the ASCD(cruise control) cable at the throttle body. This has ...
2001 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN8DR07Y91
While looking at the computer data with limited resources everything looks normal to me. Vehicle runs normal and no specific symptoms are present except code PO171B. According to customer he had that code cleared at home and after long drive light comes back o... Trouble codes: P171
2002 Subaru Impreza WRX 2.0L engine VIN: JFIGD29642
2002 subaru impreza with a engine knock at 3200 to 3400 when throttle is played between those rpms.also noise is only noticable traveling in 1st and 2nd gears or nuetral as i describe above. i am puzzled because it is not noisey consistently as rod bearing or ...
1991 Suzuki Sidekick JX 1.6L Cuts out, Misfire VIN: JS3TD01V7M
car starts and idles smooth. when accellerating engine will stumble and stall as long as throttle is held down. if i leave up on gas it will usually start to run again. sometimes it jumps and jerks like the key was being switched off and on. when all this is h...
1990 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L Cuts out, Stall VIN: JT3VN39W3L
Hey guys, Got one that has me stumped. Truck will stall if any moderate electrical load is applied, i.e a/c in particular, headlights, wipers, window switches etc. We have replaced alternator (with genuine Toyota) that was not charging up to spec, new battery ...
1993 Toyota Corolla 1.6L Speedometer VIN: 12T1AE09E6
This Corolla has an intermediate speedometer operation.(Actuallly now it is not working at all). I am not familiar with the troubleshooting procedures for this Toyota elctronic controlled speedometer. Any help would be appreciated.
2001 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L advice please VIN: J342432423
2001 Toyota Camry Engine: 2.2 L / 4 cyl / Gas / DOHC Fuel: Fuel Injection Ignition: Distributorless Trans: 4-speed Automatic Transaxle (Electronic) Mileage: 31,000 kilometers VIN: [...] Hi. Can I use iridium spark plugs in a 2001 2.2L 5sfe C...

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1992 Honda Accord LX 2.2L No Start, transmission MIL VIN: JHMCB7657N
Sorry Guys for taking so long. I thought I closed this one! turn out to be a bad main relay (I had never seen a main relay flash a transmission MIL before.) makes since though, transmission control unit lost com with ecu. thanks aganin for all the help, Bob Trouble codes: 1 (transmission code), 2 (transmission code), 3 (transmission code), 7 (transmission code), 8 (transmission code), 14 (transmission code).
2002 Isuzu 4X4 crewcab 3.0L No Start VIN: MP1TFS77H3
Thanks to the three people that replied to this post.Ian from OZ suggested that oil pressure problems can contribute to this type of problem on some Isuzu vehicles but the diesel fuel system on this vehicle is a conventional rotary pump with electronic control...
1987 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.0L Surge VIN: JN8HD16Y9H
this one is going to the dealer. did not want to play hit or miss with the customers money. will post fix if customer lets me know what the outcome is.
2000 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L Hesitation, Surge, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA31D2Y
I want to thank all those outstanding techs in the iatn world .The customer couldnt wait til the next day .Almost all of you suggested the maf I firmly believe you all were all right .The air snorkle behind the maf was good ,no splits. However as most of you s... Trouble codes: P0171.
1993 Toyota T100 3.0L Engine replace VIN: JT4V20C9P0
Thanks for the replies. My plan was to leave trans in truck, but it doesn't hurt to ask for a been there done that. Remove the plenum. This gives better acess to the exhaust crossover at the rear of the engine. Once the crossover is gone the upper trans to eng...
1993 Toyota Pickup DLX 3.0L Gas smell VIN: JT4VN13D6P
Thank you all 17 who replied. As most of you said it was indeed the fuel dampner seeping. Most of you said the screw behind the plastic cover falls out. Mine was intact but seeping just enough to cause the smell. Sounds like this is a fairly common problem I r...
2000 Toyota Tundra Limited 4.7L Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 5TBBT4814Y
replace air flow sensor instead of cleaning. cleared up some of the pinging. going in for o2 sensors next week. will post if it clears up the rest. thank you everyone for your input.
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