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1983 Honda Accord SE 1.8L no charge VIN: JHMSZ5425D
PULLING MY HAIR OUT!!!I have this 83 accord,came in with the charge light on test alt out put-0 volts 4.1 amps diodes unable because it wont idle down(i know a usual effect of no charge condition)I put a reman alternator and an aftermarket(non-honda)regulator ...
2003 Infiniti M45 4.5L tcm VIN: JNKAY41EX3
This car was brought to us because the trans is stuck in fail safe. It had codes for all the silonoids controled buy the tcm. The harness was checked all ok and power and grond was checked to the tcm (voltage drop)- all ok. I ordered a tcm from infinity. With ...
2002 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L 1st gear VIN: 4S2DM58W92
Techs,This vehicle came to me after customer noticed problem and went to quick change place and had a trans flush, with no success.On a moderate acceleration, in low gear, before the shift, the trans shudders, then grabs. Depending on how hard the acceleration...
1993 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L Stays in 3rd gear VIN: 1N4BU31F5P
I am having an issue with a Nissan Stanza where at times the vehicle upon take off will be in 3rd gear and will not acclerate or shift. I have noticed that the speedometer fluctuates wildly at idle. I noticed that the speedometer is always at 0 until you start...
2000 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D2Y
Car came in for stalling and miss first start up of the day. Found owner had installed wrong plugs, so replaced. Then found fuel pump weak, and filter stopped up. Car appeared to be fixed. Ran in stall for 1-2 hours, test drove through traffic and highway 4 di... Trouble codes: P0171 (Lean Bank 1), P0174 (Lean Bank 2)
2003 Nissan Sentra XE 1.8L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB5TD43
customer brought car in ses lite on ,says he had it checked ... cam sensor , put the red brick on generic obd . PO340 cam sensor sounds simple , replaced cam sensor on end of cylinder head , still sets same code , runs rough ,erratic under load ,misses badly c... Trouble codes: P0340
1985 Toyota 4Runner SR5 2.4L Excessive Emissions, Misfire VIN: JT3RN65W9F
Greetings All I have an odd problem on this 4-Runner with a 22RE. Under a very light load it misfires, its very similar to a vehicle that has over advanced timing. In fact if I retard timing 7-10 degrees the problem completely disapears! I found a very similar...
1990 Toyota Celica GT 2.2L rpm sesnor VIN: JT2ST87N4L
This vehicle has the classic condition of compressor coming on for about 5 seconds then shutting down and the ac switch light starts flashing. We have narrowed it down to the rpm sensor with the help of IATN. I'm posting this help request to try and find a sup...

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1988 Honda Accord DX 2.0L Power steering fluid VIN: 1HGCA5626J
You guys were right on the money suggesting the pump front seal was sucking air. We removed the pump and pulley to inspect the seal and I can't believe that no fluid was leaking for how worn the seal looked. We replaced the pump and rebled the system. Everythi...
1999 Lexus RX300 3.0L Draw VIN: JT6HF10U0X
Unfortunately the customer did not wish to pursue a repair at this time as he was in the process of selling the car. Evidently the draw only became apparent after they had purchased the replacement car and let this one sit. The battery would then go dead withi...
1997 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.3L ride VIN: JN8AR05SXV
yes this vehicle was repaired , the fix were the rear trailing arm bushings. replaced all 4 . thanks alot for your replies. all of you were a great help. iatn to the rescue again.
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