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|2002 Infiniti I35 3.5L Stall VIN: JNKDA31A52
Father in laws car stalled out by shop. Towed over no codes present. Crank vech starts ok runs a second or two and stalls out will restart won't stay running. Unplugged maf (mass air flow) sensor, starts ok and stays running. Suggesting to replace. Not in stoc...
|1992 Nissan 300ZX 2+2 3.0L climate control panel VIN: JN1RZ26H9N
We have no experience with the auto climate control on this car and hope that someone has. The control panel in the dash goes dead and fan stops at random. Its worse after car sits out over night in the cold. When the panel is dead it will light up when the br...
|1993 Subaru Legacy LSi 2.2L Temperature VIN: 4S4BJ65C9P
Vehicle runs normal on highway, after coming off highway, temperature gauge goes to hot unless engine is brought off idle. Cooling fan come on and coolant appears to circulate. Originally found radiator plugged and replaced thermostat and hoses at same time. S...
|2004 Toyota Tundra SR5 4.7L engine VIN: 5TBBT44144
This truck was run low on oil and we are attempting to install a low mileage used engine. We have access to Mitchell which includes to a lot of information that is very helpful in this repair but we still need a little bit of help. Mitchell On-Demand states to...
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|1986 Honda Accord LXi 2.0L No Start VIN: JHMBA7444G
Thanks all you guys! this car has so many miles all the engine wiring is crispy! could have been anything you guys mentioned! ended up... It was the coolant sensor, was throwing me for a loop it was ok sometimes and open sometimes,and I suspect shorted som...
|1990 Honda Civic 1.5L Will not shift VIN: 1HGED3LL02
Thanks for the replies. Turns out the ecm was fried. Couldn't really see anything visible tho. Repalced ECM and all is well Thanks again you guy's.
|1992 Honda Civic VX 1.5L Excessive Emissions VIN: 2HGEH2362N
Thanks to all the good advice, I am certain this thing is not going in to closed loop. Hondas need proper input from the MAP sensor, TPS, and O2 sensor. I will get my pin-out chart for the ECM and fix this thing.
|1992 Honda Accord EX 2.2L Unknown VIN: JHMCB7657P
Thanks to all who responds my mail. All of you said to O/H tranny. The customer wants to replace with low milage used japs tranny and it solved the problem. Thanks again very much. Charles.
|2001 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 4S2CK58W41
Thanks to all who responded. What we have determined is the throttle motor is bad. We have parts on order and will post more after we get the part and confirm that it fixed it. Thanks again
|2000 Mitsubishi Galant ES 2.4L No heat VIN: 4A3AA46G7Y
Well I bit the bullit and replaced the heater core, now heat stays at Idle and while driving. Still a very slight drop in heat at idle, probably about 5 degrees. I'm happy, Customer is happy. Thanks for the replies.
|1991 Toyota Camry 2.0L fluid reservoir VIN: 4T1SV24E7M
Numerous replies pointed to a plugged reservoir screen. I had backflushed it with solvent, but I guess that doesn't work. [...] suggested poking a hole in it. That worked, so it will be getting a new reservoir. Thanks for the help.