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1995 Honda Civic DX 1.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge VIN: 2HGEH23715
this car has a surging idle speed when coming down from a slowly returns to idle on decel,it takes about 15 to 20 seconds for the idle to come down.once it does it will surge up and down for about 10 seconds then rest.the car also feels like it is lac...
2000 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2HKRL1858Y
Thank you all in advance for the help. I have this Honda Odessy that came in for a p1456(leak detected in evap system) last week. I pulled the hoses off of the two way valve and fuel poured out. The customer had overfilled the fuel tank. I changed all the part... Trouble codes: P1456
2000 Honda Passport EX 3.2L turnsignals VIN: 4HGDS4W454
blows #15 fuse for turn signals and back up lights, will happen every month or so seems to happen when turning. I have looked at the dash fuse block and followed the wire over to the hazzard switch removing under panel and radio and facia. can not get it to bl...
2001 Honda Prelude 2.2L No Start VIN: JHMBB61791
customer states the vehicle stalled three times when shifting into second gear. the first two times it re-started fine, the third time it would not re-start. the vehicle just cranks. fuel pressure test, good. vehicle has spark & injector pulse (inj. pulse widt...
1997 Hyundai Accent GL 1.5L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: G5U4039905
Hi guy's this car surge cut about 60 mph --) 40mph i'll be back ok check fuel pressure ok maf reading ok tps ok may be have a p0335 cranck sensor code ...the problem look like for poor gas pressure (exemple of problem they i have ) i think the crank sensor cau... Trouble codes: P0335
2000 Hyundai Sonata 2.4L Electronic VIN: KMWHF25S5Y
Customer complains of rpms going too high when going down the road but it doesn't do it all the time I have driven it and it has been fine every time I drove it but this afternoon she brought it back with the service engine light on I drove it and again transm...
1994 Toyota Pickup DLX 3.0L No Start VIN: JT4VN13D3R
Cranks but won't start. No spark. Coil ohms good, substitute good coil. Substitute module. No check engine light KOEO. Find ground at PCM E1 open. Supply ground. Light comes on but unable to communicate with PCM. Try another PCM with same result. Check signal ...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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1992 Honda Accord LX 2.2L Misfire VIN: JHMCB7552N
Hi Guys Sorry it took so long to get back to you. Did a coil resistance test and all fell in with in range the primary resistance reading was 00.0 the book says it should be 0.6 to 0,8 should I change the coil?? Please let me know. other ideas were to check th...
1999 Honda Accord EX 2.3L No Start VIN: 1HGCG3254X
Thanks for the replies. Here's the drill- No need to remove LH knee bolster. Look up under LH dash,is very open ,no clutter. The relay is just to the left of the brake light switch, mounted on a metal bracket. You are looking at the bottom of the relay, which ...
1997 Infiniti J30 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JNKAY21D4V
hi all. only got one reply from mario, but the selenoid had already been replaced. thr fix was that the ported vacuum hose to the selenoid from the throttle body was partially plugged. it checked at 8in.vac at 2000rpm.guess thats not enough! after removing the... Trouble codes: P1443.
1990 Lexus LS400 4.0L Electronic VIN: JT8UF11E3L
Well don't I feel silly. The problem with this vehicle turned out to be a loose wire in the connector at the compressor. Computer was not seeing signal from the sensor to confirm compressor operation, so it shut down and light blinked on control head. I had ch...
1998 Mitsubishi Mirage DE 1.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: JA3AY26A9W
I did check the intake system for blockages however this system used a map not maf many thanks anyway. We did have the chance to try a dist. and no change (didn't actually expect one). Chacked the timing for movement and it was there. We were in the process of...
2001 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA31D31
we sent the car to the dealer and had it reprogramed since I had already replaced the o2s ..its gone and fixed ..thanks too alll who responded Trouble codes: P0138.
2003 Nissan Sentra Limited Edition 2.5L Timing Chain? VIN: 3N1AB51D62
This car is fixed thanks to the incredible help of the members of this network. All replies were helpful; the problem WAS the timing chain guides and tensioners. The timing chain was hitting the timing cover. The customer was sent to the local Nissan dealer an...
2005 Subaru Impreza WRX STI 2.5L Gauge VIN: JF1GD706X5
Found the disconnected wire going to the oil drain plug/sensor. Thank-You all so much for giving me direction on this. I assumed I had left something unplugged but not knowing what the gauge was for I did not know where to look. Thanks again to all who respond...
2005 Suzuki BALENO 1600CC Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, when A/C ONN RPM pro VIN: PKMK087942
thanks all iATN member. i wil check iAC valve this will stuck in housing and not working when A/C onn , i cleaned the iac valve with AC Delco and also check the throttle position sensor this will give the code 21 , that means problems in tp sensor also. i will...
1990 Toyota Camry DLX 2.0L Lighting VIN: 4T1SV21E3L
Thanks for all of the replies. All of them were very helpfull. I went back and checked the wiring in the relay and on the trunk hinge. I did see the burn spot in the relay so I repaired. I also installed a bulb from toyota in the high mount stop light. I found...
2000 Toyota Tacoma DLX 3.4L Start/Die VIN: 4TAWN72N4Y
This truck came in with a No Start situation. The truck had been rolled by a driver that had too much to drink. The truck ended up having a loose connection at the fuel tank, probably caused by him when he replaced the pump. But we still had a no start. The en...
2003 Toyota Camry SE 2.4L Cooling Systems VIN: JTDBE30K30
thanks all .we have changed a new engine block,cylinder head for our custom.and write a technical report to First Automobile Works Toyota Sales Co,.Ltd.we think that the aluminium block and the blots heat expand rate is different ,it maybe break the bolts thre...
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