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2000 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S2DM58W94
Vehicle cuts out and surges under light throttle,happens hot or cold speed under 40 mph. Check engine light was not on,but code P1125 was in memory. Usuing Snap-On modis shows only throttle percent not each APS sensor individually. Should I scope each sensor i... Trouble codes: P1125 (ETC Limit Performance Mode)
2000 Lexus ES300 3.0L reverse VIN: JT8BF2861Y
new customer has 00 lexus, states intermittently losing reverse. scan trans for codes, had code po755, shift solenoid code. inspected wiring, no shorts or opens, cleared code, have road tested 3 times, cannot get failure. any ideas welcome. customer was on lon...
1991 Mazda B2600 2.6L Stall VIN: JM2UF6142M
Hello i-atn, Mazda truck has a start and stall, no idle concern due to a lean condition. Has a Mazda reman. computer installed. Power and grounds at ECM test ok. Fuel pressure is good, volume is good. Pin voltages are ok except for MAF sensor. KOEO voltage is...
1996 Nissan 240SX 2.4L Failed Smog Check VIN: JN1AS44D6T
Hi group, I realy need your help on a 1996 Nissan 240sx that failed for obd2 readiness status incomplete. On the obd2 diagnostic I found three NOT READY.1=Catalyst not ready, 2=Oxygen Sensor not ready, 3=EGR System not ready. With more than 2 not ready the car...
2003 Nissan 350Z Track 3.5L MIL Lamp on, PO340 VIN: JN1AZ34D93
this car idle's and rev's fine to 2800 rpm then cut's on/off like fuel cut,set's cam sensor code po340. after several tries will set ivt codes also. i have scoped both cam sensors, crank sensor, ivt solenoid control circuit all at ecm connector. all patterns l... Trouble codes: P0340, P0011, P0021 (ivt control solenoid)
1996 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L Steering VIN: 4S3BK4357T
Upon acceleration the steering wheel will go into the direction that you lead it (Slight turn left) will cause STRONG turn left and same for right. Going slow and accelerating(5mph) with no hands on the wheel the wheel will spin to lock (either way). When you ...
1987 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.2L oil pressure VIN: JT3FJ60G9H
Hello, all- This should have been an easy diagnosis, but it is not working out that way. Original complaint was that the oil pressure gauge was running higher than usual. Verified complaint w/ our own mechanical gauge installed in the sending unit opening loca...
1990 Toyota Pickup DLX 2.4L Unknown VIN: JT4RN01P3L
Hello everone. Have a customer with this Toyota pickup. He claims that it will race the engine very high and then with the ac on start a up and down eratic idle at a stop. Dont know enough about these toyotas to now where to start.I would like some ideas of wh...
1996 Toyota Tacoma DLX 2.4L No Start, extended cranking VIN: 4TAVC52N0T
Hello all. I have a toyota here that intermittantly will have an extended cranking situation after a hot soak. Runs great when it's running. Everything we have checked looks good after the above repairs. We weren't really sure of fixing the condition with the...
1999 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3GN86R7X
This was sold as a used car from us it has returned multiple times now with a p0171 code stored in it the first time it came in the o2 seemed to be slow so we replaced it and performed a tune up plugs, wires ,fuel filter, air fiter. The veh returned again same... Trouble codes: P0171

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1996 Acura RL 3.5L Stall VIN: JH4KA9650T
We replace the electric Idle air control valve and sent this one on its way. Thanks for the help. Tony
1977 Nissan b210 1.4L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: HLB2103177
this car it's running great ones corrected the vacuum hoses thanks to geoffrey that he was able to get the vac diagram now it's running good but this car have more issues. it's over heating & over charging. thank again for the help that i recived. miguel.pon...
2000 Suzuki Grand Vitara JLX 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JS3TD62VXY
Customer has taken vehicle for now but is going to return and we will replace the vent valve based upon prior test and responses to the post. I recieved 6 replies to this post, some talked of charcoal canister and contamination in the lines from the canister... Trouble codes: P0440.
1993 Toyota Celica GT 2.2L No Start, Hesitation, Stall VIN: JT5ST87K0P
I'd like to thank those that replied. The fix ended up being the ecm. I substituted a variable resistor into the coolant temp circuit. I was then actually able to get the car to run fairly well and actually get to check things while the car was running. I then...
1997 Toyota RAV4 2.0L rear diff VIN: JT3HP10V4V
thanks for the help with this rav 4,, i have talked to another shop that had the same problem, and they were unable to fix,they had replaced the rear diff assembly and was no help, i feel there has to be a solution for this problem, but unable to fix(#$@#&) i ...
2001 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L headlights VIN: JT2BF22K71
Sorry it took so long. We installed a second after market alt and the problem is fixed.
2002 Toyota Camry SE 2.4L Serpentine Belt
I got the belt on on thanks to everyone for the help.
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