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1994 Infiniti Q45 A 4.5L Speedometer VIN: JNKNG01D5R
Speedometer not working.
2001 Lexus LS430 4.3L auto wipers VIN: JTHBN30F71
This vehicle had a stone hit the windshield. It was replaced by a local glass guy. Did a beautiful job. The customer is complaining of the auto wipers, (rain sensing), not working. Dealer has told them it's because it's not a factory windshield. I looked at th...
2000 Mazda 626 LX 2.5L No Start, Stall VIN: 1YVGF22DOY
Hello all and thanks in advance. I have a 626 that is not idling when cold. If you dont give it gas it will stall. It will run fine once it reaches 95-100 degrees, and runs perfect when warmedup. I havent had much time with this one, and dont have a wiring dia... Trouble codes: P1100
2001 Mazda MPV DX 2.5L Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JM3LW28Y61
van came in with a random cyl missfire code. tune up done 20,000 miles ago. removed wires and checked for spark at all cylinders, all look good. removed plugs and found no signs of tracing. replaced wires thinking they were braking down. did not help. replaced... Trouble codes: P0300
1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS 2.0L No Start VIN: 4A3AK44Y3V
This car was towed in and will not start. It has no spark or fuel injector pulse, except only sometimes when testing for spark it will spark one time at the beginning of the test or when turning the key off. After checking all power and ground, I suggested to ...
1999 Mitsubishi Galant ES 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4A3AA46L2X
hello everyone , i have this galant that im pulling my hair out with . the vehicle came in with a po 400 egr system low flow detected . found low vacuum to egr valve . read several iatn replies for carbon in upper plenum and egr solenoids . removed upper plenu... Trouble codes: P00, 400 (egr system low flow detected)
2000 Mitsubishi Montero Sport LS 3.0L four wheel drive indicator light VIN: JA4MT31H2Y
i am at my wits end with this one. the problem is the 4wd indicator light is blinking when it is in 2wd. the abs light also comes on and off. this has been a two week project so far. when the vehicle first came in the 4wd light was blinking all the time regard...
1992 Nissan Sentra SE 1.6L No Start VIN: 3N1PB21S3P
Hey Gang! This honey was towed in as a no start. The problem occured some time after a "friend" sprayed the secondary ignition down with WD40 while lubing the hood latch.The customer reports the car has been getting progressively worse. Initial inpection sho...
2002 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L Engine VIN: 2T1BR12E22
This one has me puzzled. Anyone ever hear of this particular combination of problems on a similar vehicle? 1. Poor gas mileage: (EPA says 32 city, 41 Highway) This car is averaging 30.78 MPG on the highway. 2. Very heavy oil consumption: (1 quart every 235 m...

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1989 Mazda 929 3.0L No Start VIN: JMIHC2213K
we found out that the coolant temp. sensor was not working... It wasnt giving enough fuel on cold start ups... It would only start up when it was warmed up... thanks to all that helped out on the Mazda... Mike
2003 Mitsubishi Galant DE 2.4L heater VIN: 4A3AA4G33E
yes this car is fixed.i replaced the water shut motor for the water valve,it is located on the upper right side of the heater box.jeffrey,eric,louie and anthony gave me ideas what to look for.michael was right on but the reply came a little bit too late after ...
1999 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L pings VIN: 4T1BG22KXX
can't believe the spectrum of responses to this ty to patrick from ohio.i've scheduled to get car back and concentrate on egr passages & transducer,it seems to have good flow but possibly not enough volume.no we don't use any bosch plugs.timiming belt was done...
1999 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L Drive-axles VIN: 4T1BF18B5X
This Avalon is fixed finally by replacing the right long axle again with a new aftermarket unit. Thanks to everyone one of you.Charles.
2001 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BF22K01
Thanks for all of the replies gentlemen. I would like to thank Rick, Scott, Michael [...]. They all pointed me in the direction of the egr temp sensor. I checked the ohm reading when cold and it showed bad right away. I ordered a new p... Trouble codes: P0401, P0402.
2001 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L Stall VIN: 2T1BR12E71
Replaced M.A.F. and car runs fine now. When watching injector drive time it went from 2.1 ms to 1.3 on acceleration than up to 7 and 8 . After replacing M.A.F. it did not drop down to 1.3. Thanks for the help everyone.
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