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1996 Mazda Millenia S 2.3L Check Engine Lite VIN: JM1TA2224T
I have a 97 Mazda Millenia with check engine lite on.PO755 shift solenoid valve B[2]problem.Tested as per Mitchell trouble tree,23.4 ohms at solenoid,wiring ok,test drive with voltmeter hooked up at blue white wire.drop pan fluid good,changed fluid test drive ...
1988 Mitsubishi Montero 2.6L Mechanical VIN: JA4FJ53EYJ
the brake calipers and brake pads stick over the edge of the rotor 1/2 inch. got new calipers and thay are the same. the rotors dont look like there to small juging by the tin shield and there is only one rotor listed in all our catalogs. HELP
1997 Mitsubishi Mirage LS 1.8L emission monitors VIN: JA3AY36C7V
Thanks for taking the time to read this up front. This Mitsu runs fine and has no codes but the emission monitors will not set. I have checked all the easy stuff like fuses, fuseable links. I have even tried to go through the parameters to set the monitors. I ...
2000 Mitsubishi Montero Sport LS 3.0L 4wd VIN: JA4MT31H5Y
The 4wd indicator lamp flashes when vehicle is in 2wd high. Light will stay on when Vehicle is in 4wd high and low. Vehicle drives ok and shifts ok. Also the anti-lock light came on while test driving on freeway, do not belive related. Any help would greatly a...
1994 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire, chokes out VIN: 1N4BU31D8R
when under acceleration car will bog down as if no fuel or restricted exhaust. snapping the throttle engine chokes out. if i raise throttle slowly it will run good, reach higher rpm. but as soon as throttle is raised quickly is runs like crap. have removed exh... Trouble codes: 34 (knock sensor)
2002 Nissan Altima SE 3.5L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out VIN: 1N4BL11E72
Hello Nissan techs, We have the engine cutting out under heavy acceleration and it starts cutting out at 4500 to 4800 RPM, its not to suppost to redline until 6500 is it possible that it is the ECM shuting cylinders down , because it does't feel like ignition ...
1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L dash lights and headlights VIN: 4S3BG6852V
I am posting this from home for another tech at the shop, so I do not know all the details, but here is the problem. The Dash lights and headlights dim when the brake is applied. I would expect to find rear lamp ground problem, but apparently all grounds seem ...
1999 Toyota Tacoma DLX 2.7L srs light on VIN: 4TAPM62N9X
Vehicle has codes B0106 and B01156. Cleared codes and B0106 returned. Vehicle has been in two accidents. All repairs look very proffesional. No wiring was damaged and no connectors were damaged. The switch is in the on position. MOD gives very long drawn out p...

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1999 Infiniti I30 3.0L intake air sensor VIN: JNKCA21A4X
Found the sensor it goes into the evaporator case r/s u dont have to pull the evap. out to get to it just remove housing clip and two screws pull the lower part of the case down reach in with a pair of needle nose and unhook the sensor cust got a quote from in...
1984 Mazda RX-7 GSL-SE 1.3L No Start, Poor Idle Quality VIN: JM1FB3321E
The first reply suggest that we may have go a faulty MAF. (I had no way to test it). The other replies mention the loss of compression. (suggestion) (1)Remove the spark plugs and crank the engine over until you hear a change in the sound of the compression. (w...
2002 Mazda Tribute ES 3.0L valves VIN: 4F2YU08142
Howdy all, No consensus on burnt valves for this vehicle. There are no obvious indications of what caused the problem. After repair vehicle ran well, 4 gas looked very good, o2 sensors scoped well, set monitors with no problem. Best guess at this point is ca...
1996 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS 2.0L extended crank VIN: 4A3AK44Y3T
Sorry I took so long. I was waiting for customer to return,well he didnt return. I never got to test anything else. If he returns, I will let you know what I find Thanks David
2003 Subaru Forester XS 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JF1SG65673
thanks to all that replied, we cleared the code and the car has not been back yet. Trouble codes: P0483 (cooling system rationality test).
1997 Toyota 4Runner 2.7L keyless entr VIN: JT3GM84R7V
I did not really get any good responses on this security system, some mentioned a control unit under the seat, but there was nothing there, there were some components under the dash that had toyota part numbers on them but the customer decided to just let thin...
2004 Toyota Camry XLE 2.4L headlamps VIN: 4T1BE32K04
This techmail has to be closed due to the deadline. I still haven't found a remedy to this problem but will keep all informed if a fix is found. Thanks to all who submitted suggestions.
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