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1999 Honda Accord EX 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCG6676X
hi ,this car coming to my shop three time ,and same code p1457.we almost replace all solenoil and sensor for evap system.only fuel tank not replace.replace fuel cap too.this car is (ulev-vtec).when code coming,the engine condition is rpm-2758.veh speed-43(mph)... Trouble codes: P1457 (evap leak canister system)
2001 Hyundai XG300 3.0L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: KMHFU45DX1
Hello Group: I am looking for help with this vehicle from any Hyundai Tech. I was given this car after another garage tried to fix it. It came in from the wholsaler with a complaint of MIL light on and running rough. It also had the srs light on in the dash an... Trouble codes: P1191, P1193, P1607
2003 Hyundai Tiburon 2.0L removing transmission VIN: KMHHN65D03
are there any tech,s that have done a clutch on one of these. I am haveing no luck getting the transmission out. It seems to be held up by something that won't allow the input shaft to slide out of the release bearing I have looked at the replacement pressure ...
2000 Infiniti I30 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JNKCA31AXY
Hello and thanks, Car keeps setting a lean code on the rear bank and I cannot find vacuum leak or see the problem in the O2s. I replaced the upstream sensor upon seeing that it acted sluggish until rpms reached 2000 or so then it would become more normal so in... Trouble codes: P0171 (Bank 1 lean)
1999 Isuzu Trooper S 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JACDJ58X6X
ok, book says the purge solenoid will open, and that will trigger "the evap purge vacuum switch will open when vacuum increases to greater than 5 inches of vacuum". The pcm monitors the pruge vacuum switch signal to determine if the evaporative emission contor... Trouble codes: P1441
2000 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S2DM58W4Y
The vehicle was in for timing belt replacement .We replaced the belt and when finished the vehicle would not rev up past 2000 rpms Codes P1275 & P1280 will not erase. Also our scan tool (modis) will flash on and off like it is loosing communication. We have al... Trouble codes: 1275 (APS 1 Curcuit fault), 1280 (APS 2 Curcuit Fault)
2001 Lexus RX300 3.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: JTJHF10U61
When in Gear The Car Vibrates the steering wheel, base idle speed is ok and AC Idle up is ok. Any Ideas? (motor mount?) Thank You for any input
1995 Mitsubishi 3000GT 3.0L SRS Light ON VIN: JA3AM84J55
Hi guys, I need your help on this one. Some body tried to still this car causing the thumbler to break. Mi customer says that after he let the socksmith to repair the thumbler ( removal of the airbag was nesessary) the SRS light came on. I would like to know h...
1994 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L starter, ring gear VIN: 1N4BU31D8R
Hey Nissan guys! I got this Altima in with a complaint of noise when cranking. The customer tells me he was getting a grinding noise when cranking, so he replaced the starter with a Napa reman. unit. He says the noise is a little worse with the reman. starter....
2001 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D11
I hope someone can help have a sentra here with mil on all the time erase code comes right back on.Idles great run good until around 70-90km if you kick it down there is no power almost feels like exhaust restriction i am a toyota tech and have no resoures on ... Trouble codes: P1490, P0446, P1130
1999 Subaru Forester L 2.5L lighting VIN: JF1SF6359X
i have a 99 forester i replaced the battery and the parking lights started flashing, i have had this before but all i did is lock and unlock the doors with the key fob, but the key fob for this vehical does not work and the customer does not have another one, ...
1988 Toyota Camry LE 2.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: JT2SV22E5J
This car came in after having failed the smog test California rated as Gross Polluter readings at 15 mph CO measured 4.69 % at 25 mph it measured 4.99 % after we ran a fuel pressure check and that was OK we tested the oxygen sensor and that was marginal so we ...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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1997 Acura CL 2.2L wipers VIN: 19UYA1259V
Thanks to all that replied the switch was in fact the problem it appears it was shorted internally a new switch fixed the problem $110.00 Canadian, not bad for Acura Eh!. Thanks to Gregory [...] and all the others...
1998 Honda Accord LX 3.0L MIL Lamp on, GAS ODOR VIN: 1HGCG1640W
Well sorry to say customer has not been back in yet. Several did offer helpful info. Would like to check vech one suggested to check inlet hose to gas tank. Others suggested the evap sensors. Well thanks again if cust returns will update. Trouble codes: P1456 (Evap leak tank sys).
1999 Honda Civic LX 1.6L no symptons VIN: 2HGEJ6671X
Most of the replies I received told me to check the keep alive circuit to the PCM which i did and it was OK.What I did was to have the customer drive the vehicle til the monitors had run (which I verified) and he got his inspection sticker no problem. I would ...
2002 Honda Civic Si 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2HGES16802
Well here is what you have all been wating for, the ECM was the problem, it must of been a coincedance that the ECM failed after the customer drove her vehicle after the work was performed. The ECM was under Hondas warranty, so good for everyone ,, .
2000 Mitsubishi Eclipse RS 2.4L Cylinder Head VIN: 4A3AC34G8Y
The second time we removed cylinder head, we had it pressure tested again (ok), had cylinder head resurfaced for first time even though it looked good with a straight-edge and it did not appear to be warped(machine shop took off .003), we also replaced thermos...
1996 Toyota Tacoma DLX 2.7L power steering VIN: 4TAWM72NXT
Thanks to Devin and everyone that replied. Devin hit it right on the head. I used my Vaccula and removed all of the brake fluid out of the reservoir and using my pen light could seen all of the build up on the screen in the resevoir. I then rmoved the resevoir...
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