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1999 Acura TL 3.2L HID low beams VIN: 19UUA5651X
customer complains of dim HID (low beams only). Alldata/Honda ofer no detailed diagnosis for igniter/module. supply and ground circuits into unit is good. any help is appreciated.
2001 Honda CR-V EX 2.0L 1-2 shift VIN: JHLRD18631
this vehicle will skip second gear when cold. after driving a short distance it will begin to shift normally. i put a signal monitor on the shift solenoids and a pressure gauge on the second clutch tap and it seems the computer is commanding this. the shift so...
1999 Hyundai Sonata GLS 2.5L head gaskets VIN: KMHWF35V7X
Hello. I found this Sonata left here over the weekend. Customer said it needs head gaskets. I got it started after extended cranking. At first I thought it had a broken timing belt but after cranking it for about thirty seconds it started making compression an...
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L shift control VIN: KM85C73D92
Hello everyone we have this Sante fa that will not shift correctly. The problem is the TCM data says 100% throttle angle on our snap-on scaner. All other TCM data is correct. TPS is working correctly, PCM show's correct TPS voltage and angle. no codes in TCM o...
1996 Infiniti I30 3.0L No Start VIN: JNKCA21D2T
Hello all, I just put a used engine in this I30 due to a spun main bearing and I cant get the new one to start. I have an ignition problem. I get spark out of two or three coils, at improper times, and no spark out of the remaining coils. Coils are fine, no ...
1994 Lexus LS400 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT8YF11E5R
car came in with bad alternator and battery & check eng light would come on dime came back after running test mode code 51 checked tps found bad replaced car ran fine retest mode came back ok.Car came back with check eng. light on and can not commucate with co...
1987 Nissan D21 2.4L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: JN6NP11S9H
hi i have this 87 nissan p/u .after engine rebuild it ran good for 1000 miles. p/u towed in to shop after still out. check for code found none. ch spark & fuel presure found ok. p/p at 31psi. ck injector it was dummping a lots of gas. tryed ecm, injector, cts,...
1999 Nissan Quest GLE 3.3L body VIN: 4N2XN11T3X
Customer states since we replaced rear shoes & drums, she feels a vibration at a certain speed. On road test, distinct vibration felt mostly in body, slightly in steering wheel at 60 to 70 MPH. Not there below, gone at 80 MPH. We replaced cv shafts 6000 miles ...
2000 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L rattle VIN: 4TB1G22K5Y
Hi toyota techs, got one here I dont know if i can describe the noise or not, but thanks for taking the time to read this. Just bought this camary in a lein sale,(no key). Found a hide a key car runs, but it has a rattle at idle that sounds like it is comming...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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1993 Acura Legend L 3.2L electric window VIN: JH4KA7658P
thanks to glen in new jersey, and del in pennsylvania i now understand how this circuit works and how to fix something like this next time. i replaced the main control switch after replacing the bad window motor, and problem solved. thanks to all and you to ia...
1999 Mazda Miata 10th Anniversary 1.8L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: JM1NB3535X
Thank All six members that replied,replaced ECM did the trick.Check all data into the box,good data in bad data out.
2002 Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2.0L oil light VIN: JA3AJ26E02
Thanks to everyone who offered help! the problem was on top of the trans. The line was leaking and leaked on the plug that goes to the shift sol. I cleaned it with brake clean and everythings fine. Thanks again!
2001 Nissan Sentra XE 1.8L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D52
This one is finally fixed and down the road. Several replies said about Head gasket problems. This one never lost any coolant, and always set a multiple misfire code, not just 1 cylinder. I am aware of the cam/crank sensor recall on these, and it was done. I e... Trouble codes: P0300.
2000 Subaru Outback 2.5L Starting VIN: 4S3BH6656Y
we never fixed this car. we spent lots of free labor time trying but customer did not want to spend money trying.
1999 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BG22K1X
Thanks for all the replies. We just got the Camry back in today, and we ran tests on the cannister and found it to be the culprit. I also researched the Motor Magazine series and it is apparent that Toyotas are 'special' when it comes to Evap problems. Thanks ... Trouble codes: P0446.
2004 Toyota Solara SLE 2.4L module VIN: 4T1CE38P64
Thanks for the three that responded, however the problem is not resolved. We will be taking it to the dealer, but won't be able to for a couple of weeks. Still can not figure out why we have absolutly no communication with any of the modules...have no data at ...
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