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1997 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L abs light illuminated VIN: 4S2CM58V6V
greting fellow techs.we have an isuzu that is giving us some troble.abs light has intermittently been coming on.check for codes and found codes 27 & 36.we replaced both rear abs sensors,cleared codes and test drove.the light did not come on for us.customer cam...
1999 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L water pump VIN: 4S2CCM58W2
We replaced the water pump and timing belt on this vehicle, and it wouldnt start. Rechecked timing marks as per Mitchell (more on that later. Found no compression on 1 bank. Reading that this is a bender, we removed both heads, and found nothing wrong. After a...
1993 Mitsubishi Montero SR 3.0L Mechanical VIN: JA4MR51H3P
Have been in this vehicle three times now. Started out with water pump. Pump was defective, went back in to replace and noticed that vehicle also had several lifters that were ticking. Replaced lifters and cams as one of them was scored on 3 lobes. The replace...
1995 Mitsubishi Galant ES 2.4L ignition VIN: 4A3AJ56G3S
Hello fellow techs, I got this mitsubishi gallant with no spark; cranks fine. Died while driving. I have tried couple of things but somehow no result. I don't have much experience with these vehicles as I am a toyota tech; so please help me with clues y...
1995 Mitsubishi Mirage ES 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: JA3AA31C75
This Mirage showed up with a MIL and a code P0340 (cam sensor circuit) stored. Car had coolant leak from upper hose and was spraying on dist. and connector area. Before any repairs were made, the 5100 was hooked up and cam signal was checked. It was ok until h... Trouble codes: P0340 (Cam sensor circuit)
1984 Nissan 300ZX Turbo 3.0L control VIN: JN1CZ14S1E
This is probably a stretch but I'm hoping there's an old school Nissan tech out there who has seen this. This car came in with a complaint of a noise from the heater with the temp control on the cold side until the car was driven for ten miles or so and then t...
1993 Nissan GTR 2.6L abs and 4wd VIN: BNR3230135
Hi Gents, I am not familiar with car i have no abs or 4wd i beleave code 13 is the g sensor. Has any one come across this problem and is the g sensor located under the center console. I can not communicate with the launch scanner. Thank you any info would be a...
2001 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L Power steering VIN: 1N4DL01A41
Pump, rack, or line(s)??? This head scratcher has a LIGHT steering whine/growl noise, alittle worse at full lock either direction when loaded (wheels on ground); at any engine RPM. Best heard in car, windows up; positively confirmed as a steering system hydrau...
2002 Nissan Sentra CA 1.8L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D82
Car came with no start(code P0340) but wanting to start on 1 cylinder. It does have spark on all 4 and fuel pump is running. Spark plugs were black(rich). Changed cam sensor- no help. Moved new cam sensor to crank(same sensors,dealer said)no help. Once when tr... Trouble codes: P0340 (camshaft sensor)
1991 Toyota Pickup DLX 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: JT4VN13D4M
Pulling my hair out again.. Truck came to me from a used car lot.. Battery was and is dead.. Have to use a jump box to get it to start so I can't see if it had any codes. It doesn't set any codes quickly or while i have it running to help me out any.. The prob...
1994 Toyota Camry XLE 3.0L steering VIN: 4T1GK13EDR
Was at another shop replaced ps pump and presure line after trip they noticed at full lock right or left there is a very loud mone. the presure hose is secure to all the mounting brakets. It is like the pump is making the noise and it is going thru the presure...
1998 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L Cannot fill gas tank VIN: 1NXBR18E1W
Cannot fill gas tank without nozzle shutting down after 2 seconds. We have checked all the vent/vapor lines at the tank, no trouble found. There is a "onboard recovery valve (fill check valve)" on the top of the tank, it is connected to a line that goes to the...
2001 Toyota Celica GT 1.8L knocking sound VIN: JTDDR32T31
Just bought this vehicle for my son to go to college in and didnt hear anything wrong when buying it.engine is fine when idleling but when you get warmed up and the oil gets thinner and you raise the rpms up to about 1800-2000 rpms it starts to make a knock no...

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1991 Acura Legend LS 3.2L No Start, Misfire VIN: JH4KA7670M
Yes the beast is fixed!First let me thank all the great techs that took the time to respond to my request.James from Florida and Dale from New York were very helpful with their input. First I went back in to look at the Main Relay.Had power coming from Ignit...
1995 Lexus LS400 4.0L cluster lighting VIN: JT8UF22E5S
sent cluster to mikado in san francisco. turn around was near two weeks but it is certainly fixed. thanks to all of you.
2002 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GS 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, HIGH IDLE WHEN COLD VIN: 4A3AE45G32
Well, as always everyone was a big help. We did recheck timing belt and all was well. We believe the pcm is at fault but customer says he is not that concerned. Thanks again for the info.
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