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2001 Acura Integra GS-R 1.8L No Start VIN: JH4DC23931
have not been able to duplicate problem yet
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2002 Honda CR-V EX 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: JHLRD78882
Honda Techs needed for this one I think. This vehicle originaly came to my shop from another shop for emissions failure and a P0420 code. They put an aftermarket cat on it twice and the code stayed. I got the vehicle and found the rear O2 sensor dead. I replac... Trouble codes: 674, 671
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2002 Hyundai Sonata 2.4L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHWF25S42
Thanks for your help in advance. I removed cyl head because the timing belt broke. Reinstalled everything and tried to crank engine and it started ran for about 1 min the died with a code 0340 in the comp. so I did all the basic troubleshooting and found no pr... Trouble codes: P0340
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1992 Infiniti Q45 A 4.5L No Start, Poor Idle Quality VIN: JNKNG01C5N
The spark plugs were removed again, and this is what I found: All the plugs on the right bank were clean. That is, no carbon stain and slightly wet. The plugs on the left bank were quite wet and showed much carbon staining. It appears that the left bank is ove...
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1990 Isuzu Trooper S 2.6L No Start
help dont do many forien repairs trooper blows fuel pump fuse #24 when cranked over every time unpluged fuel pump conector dose not blow easy fix (not) new fuel pump still blowes fuse at home now realy bugging me is it the wires in pump hanger where goes throu...
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2002 Isuzu N NPR 4.8L unknown VIN: JALB4B1442
Please help. I have been asked to fix this truck.I am having a very hard time duplicating the problem and without any information I don't even know what to check. The problem is that sometimes the truck is a crank no-start condition and once started may go for...
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1999 Lexus RX300 3.0L o/d shift, no kickdown VIN: JT6HF10U8X
vehicle came into shop with illuminated mil and junk battery. replaced battery and test drive vehicle for mil problem. mil illuminated with code p0330. found knock sensor bad. also noticed vehicle will not shift into o/d regardless of temperature. o/d indicato...
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2002 Mitsubishi Montero Limited 3.5L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: JA4MW51R02
What could be the cause? I read a few posts about the crank sensor trigger wheel slipping. But a look at the timing belt timing proves to me that the trigger wheel has not moved. Did not actally remove it to prove either way. Engine has good power and rough id... Trouble codes: P0305
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1999 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L No Start VIN: JN1CA21A7X
Vehicle Towed In, No Start Condition...Check Fuel Pressure Found None, Replace Fuel Pump And Fuel Filter...Now Have Fuel Presure...Still No Start...Test For Codes, Still None Found...Read Data Stream, RPM Signal At Cranking...Test Both Crank Sensors And Cam Se...
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1999 Subaru Forester L 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JF1SSF6359
Hi all I have this subaru in our shop , came in with a ck engine light on code p0420 CATALYST SYSTEM EFFICIENCY BELOW THRESHOLD BANK 1 was monitoring front and rear oxygen sensors and found that I am only getting 2 to 3 in 10 sec.at 2500 rpm and the rear oxyge... Trouble codes: P0420 (catalyst system efficiency below threshold bank 1)
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1991 Toyota Camry DLX 2.0L dome lamp, seat belt, door ajar lamp VIN: 4T1SV21E0M
This one is driving me crazy. Toyota's poor wiring diagrams (in my opinion) are no help to me. This car has the dome lamps staying on, door ajar light on the cluster staying on, and none of the auto seatbelts are retracting (coming back to a latched position)....
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1998 Toyota Sienna LE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T3ZF13CXW
Greetings!! This vehicle set a code PO500 directly after performing a brake inspection and oil change. Thinking it was something we might have done we lab scoped all wheel sensors. *NOTE* This vehicle does not actually have a vehicle speed sensor it uses input... Trouble codes: P0500 (Vehicle Speed Sensor Fault)
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2005 Toyota 4Runner 4.0L No Start VIN: JTEZV14R95
This ia a car belonging to a dealer who washed the engine and interior causing a no start. We do not have any communication with the ecm. We have checked power and grounds. We have the 5 volts out to sensors. There is contiuity fron the dlc to the ecm via the ...
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1998 Honda Accord LX 2.3L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCG5548W
Well, I received many responses stating to check the EGR ports for being plugged. This particular model does not have the port configuration that most of you are describing. This setup ports directly behind the throttle plate, not to the individual intake runn... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Cylinder Misfire), P0301 (Cylinder 1 Misfire), P0302 (Cylinder 2 Misfire), P0304 (Cylinder 4 Misfire).
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2000 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L wiper system VIN: 2HKRL1879Y
Thank you for everyones help!!! The problem ended up being a bad relay. $300 later and I have a wiper motor that now works.
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2001 Infiniti I30 3.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: JNKCA31AX1
Thanks to the guys who responded. I removed the ECM and could smell the burnt circuit board. Removed the cover and could see the burn marks too. A good example to show the customer! ECM was $900+ from dealer so showing the burnt one set customer at ease. I rep... Trouble codes: P0505 (Idle air control malfunction).
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1995 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L 4x4 VIN: 4S2CM58VOS
would like to start with thanking everyone who took the time to give their input on this.Rob and Ralph had the correct call . Their was a snap ring inside of the front hubs that had worked out of place .replaced the snap ring and all is good . thanks again Way...
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2003 Isuzu Rodeo S V6 3.2L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on, Won't accelerate VIN: 4S2DM58W23
Sorry it took so long to get back. I wanted to make sure the problem was gone. Thanks to Marty from Michigan. All I had to do was hook the battery cables together for five minutes. When I restarted the vehicle it idled and accelerated just fine. The cust let m... Trouble codes: P1290.
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1992 Mazda MPV Cargo 3.0L all shifts VIN: JM3LV5235N
There were some good suggestions, but none of them the problem with this van. The van is an exta vehicle and we use it for a shop loaner and shuttle van, therefore it is low on the list of priorities right now. (W're pretty busey right now)Once it's repaired (...
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1999 Mazda Millenia S 2.3L supercharger VIN: JM1TA222XX
problem is due to drive defect owner would not repare to expensive.no reliable information on service and repair available for supercharger. be very carfull on doing timming belts on this combination cost is very high,due to nature of car/engine combo belts ch...
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1999 Mazda 626 LX 2.0L engine VIN: 1YGVF22CXX
Hi All Thank you fort the three replies. A special thanks to Terry in MO. What it turned out to be was the rear o2 sensor wiring harness got trapped under a bad motor mount and shorted to ground. That is why when car went into reverse it would blow the fuse....
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1991 Nissan Pathfinder XE 3.0L Reverse VIN: JN8DR07Y81
Thanks for the inputs. We wound up replacing the transmission on this Pathfinder and all is well. We do not rebuild them here so to say exactly what failed inside the transmission I can not say, but it is repaired and on the road. An interesting 'twist' was th...
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2003 Subaru Forester X 2.5L Blower motor VIN: JF1SG63633
Thanks for the help! The problem has not returned! I guess it was just unusual weather conditions that caused the problem.
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2000 Toyota Sienna LE 3.0L Vibration above 55 VIN: 4T3ZF13C0Y
Replaced brake drums with a new set of aftermarket drums. Vehicle is now fixed. I never knew that brake drums could cause such a bad vibration through-out the vehicle. Thanks to all that replied.
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