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2003 Kia Optima SE 2.7L Engine VIN: KNAGD12893
Hello Tech's, I don't know that much about the KIA motors, how ever I'm looking for information about the engine condtion if it is over filled with oil. Does the crank whip up the oil into foam or what really happens. The engine siezed up. Why would TOO MUCH o...
2005 Lexus LS430 8.0L Cruise Control VIN: JTHBN36F70
Help LEXUS Master tech. We have a Lexus LS 430 from month 11-2005 UCF30L-AETGKW 10000 Km. (Around 5880 mile) It have laser Rader Cruise Control. After the car has drive around 2800 km there came code P1572 We replace the Laser Rader Unit parts no 88210 50072 T...
1990 Mazda MX-6 DX 2.2L No Start VIN: 1YVGD31B6L
we have this 1990 mazda mx6 2.2 non turbo that will not start unless you open the throttle. it was towed in for the no start/hard start concern and stalling. we replaced the pick up coil and igniter because of high resistance. now vehicle will stay running. ru...
1999 Mazda Miata 10th Anniversary 1.8L No Start, to much fuel VIN: JM1NB3537X
customer had ran the car out of gas.he put gas in it and it still failed to start.he had towed in where i found the plugs were gas fouled.i checked spark and it was faint.so we pulled codes and replaced the cam sensor and crank sensor to resolve nothing.we fol... Trouble codes: P0106 (map/baro circuit range/perf problem), P1345 (cyl discrimination signalfrom cmp sen)
2000 Mazda Protege ES 1.8L Trouble codes VIN: 1GCDT14Z7R
Hi Guys, This is an interesting one. Customer brought vehicle in because it failed inspection in NJ because of logged codes. I could find nothing wrong with the vehicle. I checked all connections and hoses. I them pulled the battery terminal to clear the code... Trouble codes: P0171, P0455
2002 Mazda Millenia 2.5L No Start VIN: JM1TA22192
Good morning. have a millenia that has stumped me has fuel, spark and compression. what am i missing? i have verifieed cam and crank with vantatge pro. fuel quality, pressure and volume is fine. and timing belt has been checked. anyone have any ideas would be ...
1982 Nissan 280ZX 2.8L No Start VIN: JN1HZ04S4C
This thing is so old I'm stumpped. Alldata does not have much of anything for testing, or specs to compair to. Car came in with a stuck t-stat, drove in to the bay, replaced stat, and now it won't start. I have 12V at the coil when cranking but nothing is swit...
1996 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA21D8T
vehicle has code p0136 for rear o2 sensor voltage too high. customer has new o2 sensor and i installed it, same code comes back. o2 sensor is dead all the time, only has bias voltage from pcm. the pcm reads that rear o2 heater is off all the time also. if i gr... Trouble codes: P0136 (o2 sensor b1s2 voltage high.)
1997 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1N4BU31DXV
Intermittant rough run,poor idle,lack of power,when this problem occurs my injector pulses go from about 3.5 to 15+,very rich smelling exhaust. Reviewed movie on MODIS,the only thing i see are my injector pulses going high,no variations in coolant temp,tps vol...
1998 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L Transmission VIN: 4S3BK4359W
This car will randomly slip while driving, mostly at lower speeds around 30mph. I drove it for about an hour and it only did it twice for a second. Once it started to slip I let off the throttle, hit the gas again and its fine. At highway speeds it shifts perf...
2000 Toyota Corolla VE 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2T1BR12E1Y
car came from another shop after failing emissions test.it had an aftermarket o2 so we replaced with factory unit.problem seems to occur after start up and slight acceleration. when code sets the scanner readings are: o2 b1s1...0.82 fluctuating o2 b1s2...0.78 ... Trouble codes: P0171
2001 Toyota Tundra Limited 4.7L Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 5TBBT48151
Hi guys I have a wierd problem. This truck came in for the timing belt and water pump to be replaced as a standard service procedure. I replaced every thing and put truck back together an took on a test drive. It had no power, a misfire, and hard shifting. So ... Trouble codes: P0300, P0302, P0306, P0308
2002 Toyota Tundra SR5 4.7L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 5TBBT44142
Ok Toyota techs, I am having a seemingly easy problem give me trouble. Truck came in with mil light on and code p0301. Roadtested truck and it had a definate one cylinder miss that shook the truck. Isolated the miss to no injector pulse on cyl #1. Red and blac... Trouble codes: P0301

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2002 Honda S2000 2.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JHMAP114X2
Turned out to be a bad fuel injector. Swapped injector and the miss followed. As stated by Randy, he said hes seen bad injectors test ok using pressure drop for flow test. Thanks to all that replied!!! Car runs like a champ and passed emission test with flying... Trouble codes: P0300 (p0304-), P0304 (p0303-), P0303.
1990 Toyota Camry 2.0L electric windows VIN: JHLMASD534
Thank you for all your responses, I followed all of your suggestions regarding all door-body harnesses. I looked for short circuiting throughly with a short finder and turns out the rear right doorlock actuator itself was shorted internally causing the circuit...
1995 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L No Start VIN: JT3VN39W2S
Several good suggestions and several who hit the nail on the head: The answer was a shorted air flow meter, which produced no check engine light and no spark-unplugging it brought the check engine light back on, and the spark back. Thanks to techs [...], Shi...
1995 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L No Start VIN: 4T1SK12EXS
Well, tried a new coil & it started right up .No cracks found though. It is odd that the scope is reading 15kv-16kv on all wires but no firing . Most replies recommended coil replacement. Thanks for all replies!
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