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1998 Lexus GS300 3.0L engine VIN: JTT8BD6856
Hello to Lexus experts: We have a '98 GS300 that has engine knock on snap accel-about three knocks, followed by a couple knocks on decel. Noise almost goes away when you kill #1 cylinder. It's loudest on #1, but you can hear it on two and three. The dealer sai...
1995 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L timing chain tensioner VIN: JN1CA21D9S
I've got a timing chain tensioner question for any Nissan techs. Prior to changing the water pump I read all posts in regards to proper procedures. I was very carefull to begin at TDC before releasing the tensioner. The piston was almost flush with the end of ...
1995 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L Check engine lamp on VIN: JN1CA21DOS
Vehicle was brought in for service 3 weeks ago. Checked for codes and found P1605, TCM diagnostic signal not recieved. Code cleared and did not return on road test. Transmission was diagnosed and removed for inspection. Complete overhaul with several hard part...
2000 Nissan Sentra SE 2.0L loss of power VIN: 3N1BB51DXY
under full throttle vehical runs as if fuel filter was plugged and runs out of fuel? changed parts and still same.also if we restrick return line it runs fine and pressure reg did not cure what are we missing???
2001 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA31A01
Car drives with lean fuel problem. Accelerate and all 4 o2 sensor values drop to 0. Drives like it starves for fuel on heavy accelleration. Replaced pump, pressure regulator on the back side though there is one on the line going into the rail and not sure what... Trouble codes: P0171
1992 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L Engine
Had this 92 subaru towed in today..discovered broken t-belt. Are these engines interference? Is there a listing (for any and all Manufacturers) of which engines are interference and which are not??? Your Help Is Greatly Appreciated!!! Chris
1998 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L radio VIN: 4T1BF18B8W
Hello, i have a radio that dont work on am/fm, has c/d player and tape player that works fine,, i only get static sound like the antenna is not working,,all data shows a auto antenna motor and relay which i cant find, i know the antenna is in the rear window a...
2001 Toyota Prius 1.5L Speedometer VIN: 1G3HY6935G
Greetings to all Toyota techs. I have a strange problem with this Prius and lack any decent information to perform a proper diagnosis. My scan tool reads correct MPH when driving down the road, but the speedometer is way out of calibration. 63 MPH on scan tool...
2004 Toyota Highlander 3.3L booster VIN: JTEHP21A80
we have a highlander which client reports feels like it has no brake booster operation when first operated for the day.says the condition may last up to a kilometre.tried replacing vacuum check valve but no change.no codes,data list shows normal.brake assist f...

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1994 Lexus ES300 3.0L Safety VIN: JT8GK13T2R
Thanks again to all who took time to read/respond. The code was not listed as a valid code for a 94 (we did confirm year) but it was listed for a 93. It is for a air bag indicator light circuit fault. One responce quoted that this can set if the instrument clu...
2002 Nissan Sentra SE-R 2.5L No Start, Stall VIN: 3N1AB51A92
Well i did not fix this thing as of yet but i will post if and when i do. We sent it to the dealer again because they put a new cam and crank sensor and ecm because of a security system problem. There tech. keeps telling me that they need to do an engine oil f... Trouble codes: P0340 (camshaft position sensor problem bank 1).
2001 Subaru Outback 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S3BH67571
9 out of 10 replies said to replace with factory converters and that is what we did, I was reasonably sure but wanted to make sure, so thank you all for the help. RON Trouble codes: P0420.
1995 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L No Start, Stall VIN: 4T1SK12E4S
Thank you to all that answered my post there were 11 replys I did a number of test on this cars distributor and I could not get accurate readings I did get help from the Dealer on this I was looking at wireing for a California car this one is Federal once I ha...
1999 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.7L ABS Light VIN: JT3HT05J9X
Thanks for all the replies. The information really helped. The L4 position switch is on back order. I will add information to this post when the switches are installed. Thanks Again Rory [...]
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