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2002 Honda Civic EX 1.7L srs VIN: 1HGES25822
vehicle came in with srs light on. scanned and found code 5-3, internal srs control unit failure. replaced control unit and used honda's 2 pin scs connector to clear codes. srs flashed twice indicating code clearing, however srs light stays on. now i have code...
1999 Mazda Miata 10th Anniversary 1.8L Poor Idle Quality VIN: JM1NB3535X
Customer came in complaining that the car ran rough and would nearly stall after an early morning start. She said that once it had been running for about a minute, it would clear up and she would have no problems for the rest of the day. When we checked it, we...
1993 Nissan Maxima GXE 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1HJ01F8P
Vehicle came in with MIL on, no A/C, running rough. A short test drive verified customer complaints. I believe the vehicle was in "limp" mode. I used MODIS to check codes. I got a code 55, no malfunctions. I started the car later and everything was back to nor...
2001 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L No Start VIN: 3N1CB51D41
Car towed in with a crank no start contition. We found harness chewed up and replaced cyls 2,3,4 pigtails with same car harness and same wire colors. Have no waveform at coilpack IB trigger on cyls 1,2,3 but have trigger on cyl 4 and good spark, but only on #4...
2000 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L display center VIN: 4T1BF28B2Y
Custumer had Radio replaced and now Drivers Information Display (Warning Lamps, Milage Display & Temp Display) to the right of Cluster Flickers and Air Conditioning Lamp will flicker also. A/C will also start to cycle on and off very quickly intermitently. All...
2000 Toyota 4Runner Limited 3.4L Hesitation, Cuts out, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3HN87R1Y
Customer has complaint of unstable idle (scan tool shows it trying to remove 18% from LT fuel trim) and lack of power going down road scan tool shows it trying to add 35% to LT fuel trim). Checked basics MAF(OK) O2 (OK) Coolant temp (OK) when we checked fuel p... Trouble codes: P0171 (Bank1 lean)
2002 Toyota 4Runner 3.4L srs light VIN: JT3GN86R22
this guy took a hard hit in the nose, bags were deployed and replaced. light was on and that's where i came into the picture. scanned with snappy 2500 to find codes for both pretensioners. boby shop replaced both and i was called to clear the light. put the sc...

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1999 Honda Accord LX 2.3L Hesitation, Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: JHMCG5641X
first of all thanks to everyone for there input. I ended up putting on a fuel pressure regulator and the vehicle started running better and no return of the check engine light. thanks again to everyone. Trouble codes: P0171 (Bank 1 systen lean).
1999 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L Side Door VIN: 2HKRL1865X
Received great tips, but the customer did not return yet.Either it is working better, or he isn't worried about it. Thanks to those who responded. I think he will probably return much later.
1990 Nissan D21 2.4L Cuts out VIN: 1N65D11SXL
We check the ground and charging system and foung them to be ok. It run great with a new MAF. Maybe this one will alst forever. Thanks for the suggestions.
1997 Nissan Quest XE 3.0L No Start VIN: 1231231235
hi guys .. thank u all who replied ... after my reguest for help i went bac to work from lunch and checked the sender..before the replies ..but most of you were right on.. and thanks a millions for ur replies
1992 Toyota Camry 2.2L Cuts out VIN: 4TISK12E5N
I want to thank all of you who took the time to respond to my problem. Roger [...] suggested a problem with the coolant temp sensor. When I tested it I found it to be way out of range. I replaced it with a new unit and the car has not died out ...
1999 Toyota 4Runner Limited 3.4L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3HN87R3X
Thank you to all who replied as many of you suggested a new mas air flow sensor took care of the MIL light and the bogging down/ hesitation. Trouble codes: P0171.
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