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1991 Honda Accord SE 2.2L master cylinder VIN: JHMCB7686M
Replaced Booster and Master cylinder due to leaking. Car came back with brakes locked up. Replaced booster and gave back to customer. Now its back when you disconnect vaccuum from booster brakes free up. When you plug the vacuum back in the brakes (all wheels)...
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1995 Honda Accord EX 2.2L cabin heating VIN: AEH4598700
hi, this accord 92 won't warm up heater air. I changed radiator, thermostat, water valve, coolant and still blows lukewarm air. Engine temp is perfect and car runs great. Any tips on the heater core clogging? The hoses in and output are warm. Any help would be...
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2000 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L power slding door latch VIN: 2HKRL1864Y
Hello Honda techs, we have this van here that has the same problem with both rear power sliding doors. The doors will both close but will pop back out 3/8" or so at the rear after the full latch was to have taken place. Can't really find any definite info on w...
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1999 Isuzu Rodeo S 2.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S2CK58D0X
thank you for your help in advance. put this vehicle on the genesys, here are the readings from the diagnostic tool. pintle position is 36, desired egr position is 70.7 under load, egr duty cycle is 2, egr feedback is 1.27v, and egr normalized is 3.61%. we hav... Trouble codes: 0401 (egr flow insufficient)
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1999 Mazda Protege DX 1.6L Hesitation, Surge, Misfire VIN: JM1BJ2222X
hi. this is jon i need some help on this one.installed belts and bumped crank sensor out of range car would not start no rpm signal. i reset air gap and car runs but customer said it hesistates now.i replaced the crank sensor but i noticed the signal plate has...
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2003 Mazda 6 i 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1YVFP80C23
Cleared code, month later came in. Had same code. Checked for leakes again. Cleared code, 2 days later light came on again.Is there a tech. bulletin on this? any help appreciated. Thanks Trouble codes: P0442
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2004 Mazda RX-8 1.3L a/c cooling problem VIN: JM1FE17N04
at idle w/outside temp 87 the vent temp is 53 with fan in # 2 speed on recerulate, at 2200 rpm setting the same, vent temp 45. low pressure is 24, hi pressure is 215. when the rad fan is not running because of eng temp, and the engine at 2200 rpm as soon as th...
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1993 Nissan Altima 2.4L Altenator VIN: 1N4BU31S8P
Dear Nissan Techs, This Altima has done in four alternators. They were all from Auto Zone. The three batteries are also from Auto Zone. The car passes all charging system tests except the one that I was taught in a charging system class many years ago. If you ...
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1995 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.0L noise VIN: 1G3AJ85M2T
rumbling rubbing noise taking off in 1st gear, can also duplicate under load in certain rpms, can't duplicate on lift seems worse going right, I can't hear any bearing noise in trans, engine does sound a little noiser than I've heard before, had thought maybe ...
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1996 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L Head Gaskets VIN: 4S3BG6851T
Hi Techs, This Subaru came to me first as an overheat problem, it belonged to a used car dealer near here. It had water running out of the water pump as fast as it was poured in. We changed the pump and timing belt, found the original problem, a leaking hose, ...
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1998 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L All wheel drive unit VIN: 4S3BG6855W
Hi gang this Subaru is binding on turns with no trans codes. all tires are the same size and pressure. i have read many posts on what to check. we originally did a trans and transfer clutch AWD unit rebuilt and new dealer AWD solenoid to cure this binding. Pro...
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1995 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L rear power window VIN: JT3VN29V3S
The rear window will go up, but not down, from either switch. I checked all the micro-switches and all operated properly. I switched the motor wires and it went down but not up. I could hear the module clicking, but the window did not move. I also checked the ...
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2000 Toyota RAV4 2.0L over drive VIN: JTEHH20V51
I have a rav4 that sets a code p1730 .I have not found this code listed,I called dealer he didnt find it either. If you clear codes trans shifts fine till drive then clunkes mil light comes on but trans does shift and od operates.the next start no Over drive b...
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1994 Nissan Maxima GXE 3.0L i-2 shift/lockup torque coinverter VIN: JN1HJ01FXR
Thanks everyone for your support. I had a couple of you recommend shift solinoids. While I listed them in related repairs, I neglected to write that info in with the rest of my checks. Thanks for the confirmation anyway. I had another agree that it sounded lik...
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1994 Subaru Legacy LS 2.2L abs module VIN: 4S4BJ65C8R
Hello everyone thanks to all who responded and to iatn members ,i found the problem with this Subaru was the wheel bearings.
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1993 Toyota MR2 Turbo 2.0L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: JT2SW22N8P
Other than the items tested below, the only other suggestion was a PCM. Customer has taken the vehicle and will return when symptoms are more frequent. Thanks for your time and help.
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