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1993 Honda Civic LX 1.5L Turn signals/flashers VIN: JHMEG8558P
Hellow fellow techs, Need help on a 93 honda civic, with turn signal switch on for left or right both sides flash along with dash lights and clock flashing, same thing happens with hazard flasher. I suspect a bad ground some where, looking at the mithcell on d...
2000 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L power sliding doors VIN: 2HKRL1861Y
hello i hope there are some people with a little more experience with these sliding doors than me. this is a first on these so bear with me. the passenger side sliding door seems to work properly most of the time with the remote or dash switch. when you use th...
1998 Isuzu npr 3.9L wiring diagram VIN: JALC4B1K1W
Need sourse of 1998 Isuzu NPR wireing diagram
2000 Mazda MPV DX 2.5L intermittent no start VIN: JM3LW28G1Y
intermittently a no start, this is the original client complaint, i noticed the harsh shift during a test drive. codes are intermittent. the only common area of these two(2)codes is the pcm, no common grds/pwrs.
2000 Mazda B2500 SE 2.5L O/D light VIN: 4F4YR12C7Y
My headache started about 1 month ago. Customer came in with truck complaining of intermittent no shift from 2nd to third. This would be accompanied by O/D off light flashing and speedometer malfunctioning by not reading at all or reading erratic. After drivin...
1993 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L shoulder belts VIN: 1N4BU31F6P
This will be short. I cant find a test or theory how these operate.If anyone knows of a test in all data or haynes manual, please e-mail where it is. The system was operating normally,Till the lady wanted to exit car . Both shoulder belts are retracted and wo...
1996 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.3L knock sensor VIN: JN8AR05Y3T
Hey folks, I need some help from you Nissan techs on this one. My customer came in needing thier knock sensor replaced. I looked this up in Alldata and got the labor time for the estimate which is 2.5 hrs. I priced the job from this time which i use on a regu...
2005 Nissan Pathfinder LE 4.0L SRS Light VIN: 5N1AR18W35
Hopefully the Nissan techs here can shed some light on this problem. I have a body shop (shudder) 05 Nissan Pathfinder that was sent to us with the SRS light on steady. I used our Modis (had to enter it as an '04) to access codes, found B1035 (Crash Zone Sen...
1995 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3VN29V0S
After intake manifold R&R to replace leaking coolant pipe under intake manifold, MIL illuminated with code for intake air temperature sensor. Checked and deleted this code only to have code 52 come along after a short test drive and return after each test driv... Trouble codes: 52 (Knock sensor and/or circuit)
1997 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L Runs great no sympte VIN: 4T1BG22K2V
Car just came in.Figured I would ask if anyone has experienced this code yet.We are planning on smoking the evap system.Thanks in advance, Randy Trouble codes: P0440 (Evap Emission Control System Malf)

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1998 Honda Passport EX 3.2L Charging System VIN: 4S6CM58W5W
Happy Days Guys, The rebuilt alt. was the problem, even though it wasn't the disneyland brand(We never go cheap at this shop) just never ran into this problem before. Thanks for your help!! Jeff...
2001 Honda Civic EX 1.7L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 2HGES267X1
Thanks to all that replied. The suggestions were good but not the fix. The problem turned out to be contaminated fuel. I spent several hours on this one scratching my head. While disconnecting the fuel pressure guage I smelled diesel. We drained the tank and r...
2000 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L Surge VIN: KMHJW35F6Y
Unfortunately the customer decided not to continue chasing this problem. I did find out that there are alot of problems with the MAF connector and the dealer stocks a pigtail to replace it. If I ever do locate the problem I will add to this post so it can be...
2002 Kia Spectra 1.8L temp readings VIN: KNAFB12152
I tightened connector at CTS and applied dielectric grease to terminals. I explained to customer that if lite came back on-I would need to replace sensor.I called the customer and they said the lite has stayed off for 2 weeks now, so I'll assume it's fixed for...
1993 Lexus ES300 3.0L abs VIN: JT8VK13T5P
New left rear hub bearing already came with ABS ring.(the only way you can buy it). Wave form patterns checked at ECU for rear sensors OK. Apparently the code clearing method for 1993 vehicle was not working. After driving a few yards or miles the ABS light wo...
1990 Mazda Miata 1.6L Water VIN: JM1NA3514L
Many thanks to all who responded. I apologize for not acknowledging your help individually, but I lost power while working in my e-mail software and lost everything in my inbox. As the majority of respondents noted, these vehicles collect water in the rockers....
1993 Mazda 929 3.0L Water Pump VIN: JM1HD4615P
update on mazda, another tech worked on car, he had already replaced fan clutch and water pump still broke at high rpm. I personally performed repair and haven't seen the vehicle back, it's been a week, we will keep are fingers crossed. Thanks for all the help...
1995 Mazda Millenia S 2.3L info display VIN: JM1TA2221S
The new display module fixed it. all information is correctly displayed.
2002 Mazda Tribute LX 3.0L engine VIN: 4F2YU08120
Based on my diagnossis and findings, and the information from all who answered my post, my customer is going to trade in car for a new one. We are sure the engine has a ring problem. Customer does not want to spend anymore money to find out. He feels car not w...
2005 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L No Start VIN: 1NXBR32EX5
I recieved very usefull informartion wich help me to solve one of the problems, I refer to the one related to the fault code, once I recieved the wiring diagram from Paul [...] I could find the cause of the truoble, one of the pins in the actuator was pulled ... Trouble codes: P2118.
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