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|1989 Honda Civic 1.5L cylinder head VIN: 2HGED6304K
After finding burnt valve in # 3 cylinder, removed head for rebuild. Nothing unusual about rebuild, pressure tested fine, new guides and seals etc. Re-installed head on vehicle, proper head bolt torque procedure adhered to. Vehicle now smokes excessively. Took...
|1996 Nissan Altima SE 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Lean Mixture
The ECM has no codes. The O2 sensor runs lean (40mV at idle and no switching is seen. When the accelerator is depressed the O2 response is normal and switching can be seen. The Idle Air control signal is not what is expected we scoped it with the MODIS. The MO...
|1997 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L # 1cylinder VIN: 1N4BU31D0V
after road testing for abot 30 miles we felt the customers conern, remove the spark plugs found the number 1 spark plug and cylinder black with carbon and top of piston wet with what looks like oil and or fuel, test ign system all tested good, compression is g...
|2001 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3HN86R61
This toy Came in with p1127 and p1300, Testing 1127 seems pretty staight forward on MOD, check ETCS fuse then check for power to connector e14 terminal 8, I have both, thus, replace ECM? can it be that simple? I went ahead and checked the grounds and power fee... Trouble codes: P1127 (ETCS Power Source Circuit), P1300 (Igniter Circuit)
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|1995 Honda Accord LX 2.2L Misfire VIN: 1HGCD7230S
Sorry all, this one was an over sight,firing order wrong,I guess when the valve cover o-rings were done the firing order was put as v-tec,Thank for all the help.
|1998 Nissan Sentra 1.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: IN4AB41D9W
thank you for the replies.we think that the gas tank is plugged up with the charcoal from the old canister.we looked at a used gas tank and it was the same way,air will not come out of the hose to the vent valve\canister.we priced a new gas tank to the custome... Trouble codes: P1446 (evap presure sensor problem).
|1993 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L Engine Idle VIN: JT3VN39WZP
Pardon the long closing time. I just finished this this evening. I thought I had hit a home run when I found a split in the air inlet boot at the throttle body. Imagine my disappointment when it didn't make any difference. I finally broke down and yanked the i...