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1997 Acura TL 3.2L ABS Light On VIN: JH4UA3641V
ABS dash light is illuminated. ABS does not work. We have changed the ABS motor relay located underneath the hood. When changed - ABS works as is supposed to without the light on the dash illuminated. This is only temporary though. After driving arroud for a d...
2000 Honda Accord SE 2.3L reverse binding VIN: 1HGCG669XY
Happy New Year, I am having problems with this 2000 Honda Accord. When you are backing up after about 10 feet it feels as if something is applying the brakes, until it ultimately stops. You put it back in park/neutral you can back up again until it stops. The ...
2001 Honda Prelude 2.2L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JH1234SDF1
Car came in with check engine lite on. Pulled codes using Modis and Master Test (needed both to get all codes).Tested compression to verify compression. OK. Did needed tune service to attempt to correct problem (PLUGS, WIRES, CAP& ROTOR). Problem still there. ... Trouble codes: P0131, 711
2004 Nissan Sentra 1.8L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51DX4
This P2135 is a TPS code. The dealer says the entire throttle body has to be replaced at $650.00. Does anybody have a fix for this or know what in the throttlebody can be fixed. What inside this unit actually goes bad. We service a fleet of this type of car. I... Trouble codes: P2135 (t p s)
1995 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3VN39W45
Hello there, i have a toyota 4-runner here that was bought by a customer with a no-spark condition, the vehicle was purchased with a no-start condition, the vehicle has no spark condition, have verified that the crank pos signal and cam pos signal is good comi...

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2002 Isuzu Trooper Limited 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JACDJ58X82
Well this appears to be fixed. Of ten replies, most recommended replacing the Bosch platinum plugs with OE to get rid of misfire codes. I didn't realize the Japanese cars were that sensitive but it seems to have worked. I put in NGKs and no more MIL. As for my... Trouble codes: P1312 (Mfr ctrl. ign malfunction), P0300 (random misfire).
1988 Mazda B2600 2.6L No Start, Cuts out, Stall VIN: JM2UF612XJ
Hi,guys.Thank you for all replies, everybody were right I had an electrical problem.Special thanks for Eduardo from California, he made me perform voltage drop test on fuel pump power wire - 0.9v, I found it little too much and started to trace that wire insid...
2004 Mazda 6 i 2.3L very hard start VIN: 1YVFP80C34
thanks for all the great help from so many people cam timing had slipped probley because of the low oil thanks mark Trouble codes: P0340.
1992 Mitsubishi Mighty Max 2.4L ign coil VIN: JW6MAL45RP
Well I had 10 hits on this problem and almost everybody hit it on the nose. I pulled the ECM out and pulled it apart to find the circuit board burnt up in about 4 different places. From what I hear, this is a common problem but is the quality of the ECM or is ...
2002 Nissan Altima 2.5L engine timing VIN: 1N4AL11D62
thank you very much for the replies received.i was unable to relearn the idle, so the customer decided to take the car back to the dealer for the timing the customer decided to use the car as is,mainly because he needed the car,thank you very much f...
2002 Subaru Outback L.L. Bean 3.0L Sun Roof VIN: 4S3BH80642
This issue did not seem to fetch a lot of replies but I believe this is now fixed. Gorden [...] hit the nail on the head by ...
2006 Suzuki G/VITARA 2.0L 4WD Control System VIN: JSAJTD54V0
First of all thanks to those memebers who replied me. We return the vehicle to customer without fixing the problem. But i would like to add the information what i learned during servicing. 4WD computerised control system of SUZUKI: 1. TRANSFER SELECTION SWITCH...
1990 Toyota Cressida Luxury 3.0L Suction Hose VIN: JT2MX83E3L
A whole lotta thanks to Glenn, John, Peter, Jim. Duane, Lloyd, and Willie for your time and consideration. All sent good information and theory On this Cressida A/C system: The compresser is designed to run continuously on this system except when high side rea...
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