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1990 Honda Prelude 2.0 S 2.0L No Start, high idle VIN: JHMBA4127L
had this vehicle come in with complaint of high idle and hard starting cold. checked for codes. came up with coolant temp sensor(code 6), cyl sensor (code 9), andeacv valve (code 14). preformed all the mitchell self diagnostic tests. all said to replace ecu wi... Trouble codes: 6 (coolant temp sensor), 13 (atmospheric pressure)
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1998 Honda Civic DX 1.6L Excessive Emissions VIN: 2HGEJ6524W
This car came in because of a failed smog inspection. CO is at 7.80% at 15 and 25 mph. The problem with this car is that the CO climbs after a while(30 seconds - 1 minute). I have checked the car with the fuel pressure gauge hooked up and fuel pressure is pret...
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2005 Honda CR-V SE 2.4L MIL Lamp on, MAINT' REQUIRED VIN: SHSRD78905
Customer stated this was first time "light came on". Followed MOD info for 2003 model with this code. Ran engine till warm and then to 3000 rmp. Looked like normal operation of post cat sensor to me. Reset light for customer and asked him to advise if it came ... Trouble codes: P0137
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1994 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L Surge VIN: 4S2CY58VXR
Thanks in advance- Customer complains that vehicle sometimes won't rev over 3000rpm and belches black smoke. Tune-up is ok and fuel pressure is steady, volume good. Pump scopes good electrically. We have never seen this problem though we driven the vehicle ma...
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1997 Lexus LS400 4.0L no power assist VIN: JT8BH28F3V
I flushed this system on this lexus as a maintenance. Fluid was burnt and dirty. Had been flushed before about 45k ago. After flushing system, test drove vehicle and lost power assist after approx. 2 miles. This is when I checked voltage at steering ecu, had ....
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2002 Nissan Altima 2.5L engine timing VIN: 1N4AL11D62
car came in with rough idle on start up,eventually goes away after two minutes with engine running.after testing ,found coolant in cylinders 2&3 indicating defective head gasket.after replacement of head gasket,rpm is high,[...], andcode p0011 present for ...
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1988 Toyota Pickup DLX 3.0L No Start, Stall VIN: JT4VN67N7J
after checking ingition (good spark all cyls) fuel pressure (within spec) we plugged in a noid light to injectors and found a very very weak signal to all injectors except #1 and the cold start injector. according to my information all injectors share a common...
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2000 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BF28KXY
Hi. I need a help from those who work on toyota . This 2000 camry came in with long cranking in the morning . Sound just simple like most fuel pressure problem.I found that this thing does'nt have return line . Hook up fuel gauge, left it over night and try in...
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2006 Acura RL 3.5L Instruments VIN: TH4KB16566
Replies were correct. Reset is pretty much like the oil reset. thanks
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1994 Lexus LS400 4.0L tilt steering wheel VIN: JT8YF11E5R
pulled inspection plate off of gear and found gear edge was just toughing the worm gear of the motor.pulled gear out flipped it over and put a thicker washier behind it and it brought it to the middle of the worm gear.Now it is queit and works great.
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2003 Mazda 6 S 3.0L Mechanical VIN: 1YVHP80D53
I have to agree with what my first responce from Don was, denile is a river in Egypt which I find ins. co.'s using every chance they can. The oil cunsumption test involves documenting what we already know about the excessive oil cunsumption at the customers ex...
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1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse RS 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4A3AK34Y1V
Sorry guys if it took me awhile to reply,but my computer crashed while installing virus protection,i don'y know why.I would like to say thank you to all of the fellow members who replied and to all of those who said to check and re-check timing belt marks ,you... Trouble codes: P1390, P1494.
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1998 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L No Start, crank no start VIN: JN1CA21D2W
Thank you all.i really considered all of the advices. after all i went thorugh it ended up been that the ECN was not reading cranking because fuse # 35 wich feed # 20 pin of the Ecm was loose replaced the fuse .End of the story Thank you all again for the help...
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2002 Nissan Sentra CA 1.8L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D72
Thanks to all you Nissan techs who replied. Seems Nissan has a recall for this problem. For some unknown reason they have the ecu protruding through the firewall into the engine compartment [bad idea]. It is enclosed in a box with foam to insulate it. Chemical... Trouble codes: P0057 (oxy sensor B2S2-heater circuit problem).
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2003 Nissan Altima 2.5L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1N4AL11D23
well guys thanks for the help on this one!! at the end of the day the relearn was the fix, big issue with these altimas! Trouble codes: P0507.
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1990 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, only when warm VIN: 4S3BJ6327L
Thanks for all the help. When the car came in we had reset the timing because we thought that was the problem. Come to find out that the timing mark on the timing cover was off by 1 tooth. There is a tsb about timing marks. That tsb it tells you to count the t...
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1991 Toyota Pickup DLX 2.4L Stall VIN: JT4RN01P7M
Well the thoughts about the TPS being the problem sounded the best. I did check it with an ohmn meter and I could not get any reading on two of the four terminals. I assumed two will handle throttle up and two throttle down. I cheated and placed a jumper betwe...
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1994 Toyota Camry XLE 2.2L abs VIN: 4T1SK13E6R
thank you all for the help, unfortunitly the customer has not come back for any further work, so untill he does ill close this help request. im sorry i dont have better news for you all. dan
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2003 Toyota Camry SE 2.4L SRS Light VIN: 4T1BE32K53
Hi members, I want to thank all who took the time to look up the code for me. The B1149 was for the left front air bag sensor. It turns out the vehicle was hit in the left front and the sensor was never replaced. Special thanks to Christopher [...] who point...
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