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1998 Acura RL 3.5L No Start VIN: JH4KA9652W
this for honda techs have above described car here is the story towed in after atempted theft drilled ignition replaced ignition with factory new one car cranks but has no spark or injector pulse called customer and found out she was having intermiten problem ...
1999 Honda Accord LX 3.0L No Start VIN: 1HGCG1643X
hi, this car has came into the shop for a no start condition, i turn the key over and it will crank so i check for fuel and it is getting plenty. I also checked for spark and it will spark for about 5-10 seconds and then stop sparking when i am still cranking ...
1999 Kia Sportage 2.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: KNDJB7232X
Vehicle came in for overheating and running poorly. We installed a new radiator and the overheating was cured. Now on to the MIL on and running poorly. Both O2 heater fuses were good, and were getting voltage to the O2 heaters. I verified ground side control c... Trouble codes: P0134 (O2 sensor inactive B1S1), P0135 (O2 sensor heater circuit malfunction B1S1), P0141 (O2 sensor inactive B1S2)
2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GT 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4A3AE85H51
we have seen this car several times for this concern-we have replaced the egr valve and serviced the egr system with bg service tool-last time we removed all the plumbing and inspected for any restrictions or related problems and found nothing wrong-any advise... Trouble codes: P0401 (insufficient egr flow)
2004 Mitsubishi Endeavor XLS 3.8L No Start VIN: 4A4MN31S24
There is no fault codes reported from PCM, there is no spark no inj pulse, and on data stream the CRANK signal shows 0 Rpm when cranking, but I scoped at PCM and there is a well define 5V square wave signal imputing. This is the second time I have had this sam...
1998 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L transfercase VIN: JT3HN86RSW
this is my boss's truck, and he is pressing me to get it fixed. he bought the truck about 4 years ago, and just 2 weeks ago he put it into 4X4 hi, and felt binding up, and would no go more then 35 mph, along with a strong burning smell. i test drove the truck ...
2000 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BF2874U
Sorry to bother you all with this one,this ones my mother inlaws car.every 2-3 months cel comes on with p0171 bank 1 lean.of coarse everytime she brings it in condition not present (go into check mode with scan tool which is surposed to disable 2 trip setting ... Trouble codes: P0171

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2003 Honda Civic EX 1.7L Throttle body VIN: 2HGES26743
Executive summary: Bad TPS The days of $700 throttle bodies are gone I guess, and so too their reliability. I can count on one hand the number of old expensive throttle bodies I've replaced, and then with a used unit, since they were so bulletproof. These new ...
2006 Honda Pilot LX 3.5L running lamps VIN: 5FNYF28176
Whilst we haven't fixed this car-Client phoned back-taking vehicle elsewhere, I got a great responce, One mentioned possibly the Honda dealer could load this info/switch on through diagnostics, not sure-but I do know the client asked Honda dealer, and they dec...
1991 Nissan 300ZX 2+2 3.0L Misfire VIN: JN1RZ24H8M
i must admit i didn't anticipate this many replies, and all of them are great, very helpful. anyway, i did end up talking the customer into replacing all the pigtail's because that made the most sense. but i did try a little experiment just to see what worked ...
1999 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA21A0X
Thanks everyone. After giving the Aftermarket coils another try with a completely new set, I was still unable to get those coils to give me what the ECM needed to see in terms of resistance with KOEoff. A third set of coils were sourced from the dealer and cod... Trouble codes: 1320 (300 -), 300.
2001 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L Hesitation, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D01
we pulled our hair out checking the harness for the map.checked exhaust backpressure. came to the conclusion it had to be the computer.phoned dealer and pcm had 8 yr 160000 km warranty. towed to the dealer . they gave us the typical runaround saying they had t... Trouble codes: P0100.
2001 Subaru Outback VDC 3.0L No Start, Stall VIN: 4S3BH89621
Thanks to you that replied. The customer hasn't returned with the car yet so I haven't been able to apply any of these ideas. Also due to the winter temps it may not be a problem for her until it warms up here. When the time comes I will post any further findi...
1998 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L cooling fans VIN: 4T1BG22KXW
Thanks for everyones help!! Sometimes its easy to overlook the basics! The thermostat was not opening fully thus the coolant in the radiator was not getting hot enough for the switch in the radiator to open. We originally had looked in the radiator and saw the...
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