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2000 Acura TL 3.2L shifting VIN: 19UUA5664Y
I rebuilt this transmission 6 months ago. The car has been back twice sence then. It keeps coming out with codes p0763 solnoid c and p1753 lockup solnoid.Both oms out to specs. Transmission down shifts firm intermidiately, and goes into limp mode after driving...
2002 Honda Accord LX 2.3L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: JHMCG66582
This car was on a trip and lost power with a mil light on. Car ran but at reduced power. Codes are p1381 cyp sensor, honda code 99-9. Now the car runs fine with no codes being set. The resistance values are good on the cam and crank sensors and no wear indicat... Trouble codes: 999
1997 Isuzu NPR 3.9L engine brake VIN: JALC4B1K9V
engine brake does not work onthis NPR Isuzu truck. When the engine is idling the brake solenoid keeps pulsating on and off non stop. I cannot figure out where the power side of the solenoid is cutting out.I replace the switches at the gas pedal and check for a...
1999 Lexus RX300 3.0L Hesitation VIN: JT6GF10U9X
some time (about two weeks) after replace timing belt car set a check engien light code # p1133 a/f sensor, bank 1, sensor 1. we tested and replaced both front sensors, code returns as soon as system retests. we double checked our timing marks and they are dea...
1990 Mazda MPV Cargo 3.0L coil VIN: JM3LV5228L
car belongs to an employee . checked for fuel and spark .found no spark has v12 at coil.and pleenty of fuel tried dist and coil off another vehicle still no spark, all fuses check good. I have no mazda experence any ideas where to start would be welcome .thank...
2001 Mazda MPV DX 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1M3LW28G21
This van has no driveablity complaint and the check engine light has been on before while driving and off by itself later. The code was PO1512 and I do not have the description of this code. Can someone tell me what that code means.Appreciated/Charles. Trouble codes: P1512 (unknown)
1998 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N4DL01D4W
Have a Nissan Altima with re-occuring p0402. Came in with code and was inspected by another tech. - found egr valve sticking, customer ok'd egr replacement. Tech replaced valve, cleaned out small steel tube, checked function, and cleared codes. Returned a week... Trouble codes: P0402
2001 Nissan Altima SE 2.4L overheating VIN: 1N4D101D31
guys, this one is realy driving us nuts! the customer first came in about 1 month ago his complaint was that the vehicle temp gauge would go up to the "h" and the a/c would shut off while he was cruising at higer speeds. the car was test driven and it did not ...
2002 Toyota Tacoma Pre Runner 3.4L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 5TEGN92N22
I have checked plugs & wires all are good,also good spark is present at all.Have checked timing and it is onthe marks,also checked waveforms from the ignitor and as far as I can tell they are normal.the injectors are all pulsing. So any help figuring this one... Trouble codes: P0300 (random misfire), P0301 (Misfire on 1), P0305 (Misfire on 5), P0306 (Misfire on 6)

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1994 Acura Legend L 3.2L Electric adjust VIN: JH4KA7663R
Got just two responses on this one. And you know what? Both right on for a fix. Hearty thanks to Steve [...] for nailing this one. You do have disconnect the battery -- and reset the two seat/wheel memory settings, which get erased. A...
1999 Honda CR-V EX 2.0L No Start, Stall, VIN: THLPD1864X
Wow what a deal. The fix for the was simple as I figured it would be. The coil tested at the limits. But after replacing it the car started and ran fine. Thanks for all the replys. Mike.
1995 Isuzu Trooper LS 3.2L compressor VIN: JACDJ58V65
hello group it didnt look bad ,,but after havin someon rev engine while looking at balancer ..it was slipping...rubber didnt look bad,pulley wasnt wobbling...but sure enuff it was the harmonic balancer was slipping under a load..thanks to all who responded...g...
1992 Mitsubishi Diamante ES 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: JA3XC47S4N
Although there were not many responses on this one, it seems that one member seemed to have some experience with this problem. The fix ended up being the computer. Sorry for the lateness of this reply, but I wanted to verify that the problem was corrected.
2000 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall VIN: JN1CA31A9Y
Sorry took so long to report repair(car belongs to dealer, had to have used part).checked air mass meter signal as recommended by other member and found meter could only momentarily produce 3.2 volts at wide oper throttle.replaced meter car ran great.thanks to...
2001 Subaru Outback VDC 3.0L timing chain, valve train VIN: 4S3BH89601
After making a rough estimate for this customer, she has put this vehicle on a rented flat bed and left our shop. she said she is going to trade when she gets to where she is going. thanks for the help again, Bob.
1984 Toyota Camry DLX 2.0L Diagnostics VIN: JT2SV12E4E
Well, as suspected, the RPM sensor was bad and replacing it cleared the trouble. I kind of figured it to be the problem but really wanted to find the actual proceedure to test the entire circuit. Seems that there is no published proceedure. Or at least no one ...
1987 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.2L alternator VIN: JT3FJ60G8H
Many thanks to Dwain [...] for setting my head back on straight. The correct terminal translations are B is battery, E is 'earth' (some call it ground), F is field ground control, and N is a ballasted circuit from the alternator to ground of u...
1998 Toyota Tacoma DLX 3.4L no brakes VIN: 4TAWN72N0W
Good evening Techs, Got 5 responses with one saying to adjust the LSV and then bleed. The fix was to borrow an old pressure bleeder and pressure bleed the system. I have good brakes now. It didn't take 5 min and we are good to go. I don't understand why I coul...
2000 Toyota Corolla VE 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1NXBR12E4Y
Nine replies. Most of you said that the fuel pump or pressure regulator may be bleeding pressure off overnite. The general concensus was to pinch fuel line off overnite and see if pressure holds. This was a great idea, except this car only has one fuel line. I... Trouble codes: P0300.
2001 Toyota Tundra 3.4L Alignment VIN: 5TBJN32111
Received plenty of input on this one. Decided to order thrust angle kit from Speciality Products [...]) to repair. I didn't mention in my initial post that I put 4 new tires on this truck per customer request. customer also stated this problem has plag...
2001 Toyota Tundra Limited 4.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5TBBT48111
I did as most people said and did away with the k&n air filter assy and went back to original equipment and havent had the light come back on since, Thanks to all who helped, I really appreciate it. Gary Trouble codes: P0174 (lean bank 2).
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