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1983 Honda Accord SE 1.8L elec fuel pump VIN: JHMSZ5421D
the engine will not start due to the fuel pump not pumping especially when left overnight. the carburetor has two float bowls, a primary and an auxiliary. If left overnight, the primary float bowl leaks down and if you crank the engine the fuel pump does get c...
1990 Honda Civic DX 1.5L No Start VIN: JHMED3644L
help honda techs.i'm a gm fuel/electrical guy with this intermittent honda.vehicle will not start[cranks ok,but will not fire]checked cap and plugs[worn but not likely a reason for no start].checked for codes at ecu's build in lamp and had a code#1 and codes#1... Trouble codes: #1, #16
1999 Honda Accord EX 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: SALTY1245Y
This 99 accord continues to set a code 1491 in which All Data states to be insuficent egr flow.This accord uses an egr valve similar to a GM style which does not use a vacum and is electronic.I have seen many post in the past about Honda cars clogging the inta... Trouble codes: P1491
2000 Honda Civic LX 1.6L Compressor VIN: 1HGEJ6677Y
Hi all. We have a problem child that the local Dodge dealer gave us to solve. It's a used car they sold and customer brought back saying the a/c doesn't work. The a/c does put out 52 degree air but when the car idles for about 5-10 minutes the compressor loses...
2001 Hyundai Sonata GLS 2.5L No Start, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHWF35V81
Hey guys and gals, we have this Hyundai Sonata setting a code PO118. We cant seem to find much info on this. Looked at it briefly on Friday and with a hot engine the ECT on the Snap on says its -40F. The guage works normally and stays right in the center. Trie... Trouble codes: P0118
1991 Lexus LS400 4.0L Hesitation VIN: JT8UF11EOM
This vehicle came in barely running. Replaced plugs, wires, caps and rotors. Car now idles well. The problem is very poor acceleration. Sounds like a restricted air intake or exhaust. This is an old car but much loved by the even older owner. Any thoughts? Tim...
1996 Mazda Protege DX 1.5L Hesitation, Stall VIN: JM1BB1415T
on narmal take of will boog down , but easy accelation does fine.check egr ok,tride used ecm no chang, tride used mas air no chang,
1992 Mitsubishi Eclipse GSX 2.0L Tachometer VIN: 4A3CT64U6N
This is our Road Race car. I did not do this work...I am the crew cheif but our sponsor shop did the work. The new motor is a 2.4L stroker that should make about 600hp at 26lbs. Never the less, we went out to pick up the car on Saturday...and the Tach doesn't ...
1996 Mitsubishi Eclipse GSX 2.0L readiness monitors VIN: 4A3AL54F6T
does anyone know anything about these mitsubishi's radiness monitors , we perform drive cycles to set monitors daily on all makes of vehicle , but we cant get this one to set as needed to be able to retest the ct. emissions we have { 5 } monitors not met, oxyg...
2001 Mitsubishi Montero Limited 3.5L compressor only runs for a few seconds VIN: JA4MW51RO1
a/c turns on and runs for about 6 seconds then compesor shuts off and light on a/c button flashs and comp will not turn back on until key is cycled off and back on, then we start all over again. All presures are normal, looks like a/c controler see something i...
1998 Nissan 200SX 1.6L unknown VIN: 1N4AB42D1W
The customer has left this vehicle with us for several days to determine what is causing this problem. After replacing the mentioned components the system is evacuated (holds vacuum) and is recharged with pressures always at high side 175 and low side 45. We h...
2001 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN8DR07Y21
Code sets @ 1600 - 1900 rpm at 50+ mph After additional ground for MAF and exhaust repair, P0171 is the only code that returns. Truck runs great otherwise. Any help will be appreciated. Trouble codes: P0171 (system too lean bank 1), P0174 (system too lean bank 2)
2001 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BG22K61
This post is for my sisters car which is in another town.. I am not the person doing the repair , the dealer where she bought it is.. I will however post the final resolution.. She bought the car 3/04 and 4/04 it started this miss and set code p0300, dealer p... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random missfire), P0301 (Miss 1), P0303 (Miss 3), P0304 (Miss 4)

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1998 Honda Civic EX 1.6L hard to start cold VIN: 1HGEJ8175W
Just wanted to close this post because we have given up on trying to find parts until we get some more useful information from owner on engine, changeover, etc... If I'm lucky, he will sell the car. Thanks for all the help IATN.
1994 Lexus SC300 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT8JZ231C5
it looks like this was a common problem that alot of you have seen thanks for the help, it was a clogged tube in the intake manifold causing our problem once again thanks for all the help. clint
2004 Nissan Xterra XE 3.3L mil VIN: 5N1ED28Y54
Thanks to all. The WSS do not check as do earlier units. The new units that we received and did not install impedance tested the same as the existing ones. Random testing at such slow speeds (Turning by hand) in the shop will not produce a wss signal. Wiring p...
2004 Toyota Solara SE 2.4L no 4th gear VIN: 4T1CE38P4U
Sorry that I took so long to get back to you, but it has taken me this long to fix the car. I stated that the car had been in a front end colision, and that is why the car was not covered by the 8-80 warrantee. We do not replace the computer without extensive ...
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