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1997 Honda Accord DX 2.2L monitors VIN: 1HGCD5522V
Emission techs and L1 and Honda techs I need help , I have a 97 accord here that will not run monitors, it does run the 02 htr , and egr , and the three continuas monitors , but I need 6 to pass CA. emmisions, I replaced the rear 02 because the c.e.l was on an...
2001 Infiniti I30 3.0L and light on VIN: JNKCA31A01
hello, i have a 01 infi i-30 that came in with battery light, abs light, traction light, slip light and ses light on. found alternator was not charging. replaced alternator with oem unit and test drove, abs light, slip light and traction light still on. could ...
1999 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4SZCK58W5X
can someone please help? i cannot find diagram showing which circuits are controlled by quad "A". vehicle has eratic idle and stall. tsb's show a powerlink diag but i dont have access to powerlink. i would much appreciate it if someone could tell me what circu... Trouble codes: P1640, P0401
2001 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L No Start, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 4S2DM58W91
Hi all, This car came in with no timing belt on & left cam shaft seized. We put a used head on & re-installed timing belt. Truck started & ran. Customer took car home & day later towed car back to shop. Car now Starts/stalls/pops. Every now and then car would ...
2000 Lexus RX300 3.0L brakes VIN: JT6G10U9Y0
Customer said brakes are grabing on the front.Test drove car and brakes seam to be working to good on front. Acts like rear brakes are not working.Checked rear brak pads and replaced .Caliper slides are ok.Spun rear wheels and felow tech applied brakes they se...
1999 Mazda Protege ES 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: JM1BJ2213X
hi guys i have this problem this car came with code p1450 evap system malfunction large leak we smoked the system no signs of leak tested vent selonoin ok tested pressure sensor ok and purge selenoid was working at times so we replaced it erease code and custo... Trouble codes: P1450 (large evap leak evap system malfunction)
2001 Nissan Frontier SE 3.3L No Start VIN: 1N6DD-26S8
THOUGHT this one would be easy; but no luck yet. Towed In, Cranks, But No Start; Vehicle In Very Good Condition, & Looks Well Maintained; Check Over: Nothing Obvous; Scan For Codes With SnapOn Modis: NO Codes Stored; Check Live Data While Cranking:Injecto...
2004 Nissan Sentra 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D84
Hello there I need help with description for code # P1138 in this 2004 sentra, I have a program that indicates that code is for a rear o2 sensor problem, but for different makes like Mazda,BMW,Ford,GM and Land Rover but it did not have a description for nissan... Trouble codes: P1138 (no description)
1999 Subaru Legacy Limited 30th Anniversary 2.5L Misfire, rough @ 2000 rpm VIN: 4S3BG6853X
Customer brought in vehicle right after he started it in the morning and engine was rough for 10-15 seconds. No engine light was reported and no codes were stored. Considering his mileage, we sold him a minor tune(plugs, wires, fuel filter) and fuel system ser...
1991 Suzuki Sidekick JL 1.6L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 2S3TA01C6M
hello, this is one of those nightmares that you wish you never got involved in. the customer had this 1991 suzuki sidekick towed to our shop to diagnose a no start condition. we found that is had no compression on 1 cylinder and very low compression on 2 othe...
1999 Suzuki Esteem GL 1.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: JS2GB31S6X
Hi, Suzuki techs. I hope someone can help me out. Vehicle initially came in with code P0400. Testing electrical to EGR valve came out OK and led to replacement of the EGR valve. While the valve was off, I also checked for exhaust coming up through the tube and... Trouble codes: P0400 (EGR system flow malfunction)
2003 Toyota Highlander 3.0L 2-3 shift VIN: JTEGF21A33
Only when warmed up, 2-3 feels almost like engine miss, neutrals, won't go into 4th. OK when cold

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1991 Acura Integra LS 1.8L Stall VIN: JH4DA9352M
Thanks Again I got Alot Of response for throttle body being dirty. Check for vaccuum leaks And Iac problems.Talking To customer Again I got The rest of The story A fuel Pump was done and ever since then The fuel gauge Has been off.The gauge reads 1/2 But i...
1990 Honda Prelude 2.0 Si 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JHMBA4229L
our database (alldata) indicated the pa being located inside the pgm-fi ecu. the pa is actually outside the of the ecu and happened to get unplugged during the installation of the computer. the car is running and no lights at this time and released to the cust... Trouble codes: 13 (A problem in the Atmspheric pressure sensor).
1995 Lexus SC300 3.0L No 3-4 Upshift VIN: JT8Z31C9S0
I wish to thank all of those whom replied, as I mentioned this was being worked on by another shop. They took the vehicle to an Electrical shop, who diagnosed the problem as being a faulty ECU. They had the ECU rebuilt & reinstalled it. All is well now
2001 Mazda Tribute DX 3.0L Hesitation, Surge, Misfire VIN: 4F24407111
will sorrry for not returning the repair earlier but this one is fixed w/nodought thanks to tom from nj he nailed it on the head. i did not find it right off the bat,we wiggeled the pcm wiring harness and thought that it must be something else because it did n...
2002 Mazda 626 ES 2.5L Door Latch VIN: 1YVGF22F72
The door on the Mazda is opened. The door panel was removed without any damage. Pried the upper lip of the panel over the door skin and, after removing the 2 metal screws at the bottom of the door panel and under the pull handle matting, aggressively pulled th...
2002 Mitsubishi Galant ES 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4A3AA46G72
One more mitsu back on the road. This one turned out to be some clogging in the t-body for the vacuum vent for the egr sol. The sol is normally open to vent EGR valve vacuum from the system. The valve is fed vacuum via a vacuum reducer that gets its vacuum fro... Trouble codes: P0301.
2002 Subaru Outback H6 3.0L a/c compressor VIN: 4S3BE89642
Thanks to those who tried to help me with this car , after checking the entire a/c sys. and determining the a/c system was ok , the only other connection to the pcm that could tell the pcm to turn off the ground to the a/c relay was the rev. sensor on back of ...
2001 Toyota Echo 1.5L Poor Idle Quality VIN: JTDAT12331
Upon further inspection found that a cover for the fuel line had fallen between the motor mount and caused the harshness transferred to the vehicle body. Guess I am being to picky about how smooth these should run.
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