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|2001 Honda Civic LX 1.7L Compressor VIN: 1HGES15521
Customer came in with airconditioning compressor always running, and cooling fans always running. If pressure switch is disconnected fans shut off and compressor also. Otherwise same problem. Replaced controll unit, checked all grounds, refrigerant, loose wi...
|2003 Hyundai XG350 3.5L MIL Lamp on, no throttle control VIN: KMHFU45E13
This XG350 is having throttle problems. It will go in "limp in" mode for the electronic throttle reducing speed to 20kph. Sometimes if you just shut off the engine and restart the car...it will drive okay. We attempted to duplicate the problem by wiggling the ... Trouble codes: P0225 (TP or APP sensor 3 circuit problem), P1151 (ETS main accel position sensor 2 fault), P0227 (TP or APP sensor 3 circuit short/low), P1152 (ETS sub accel position sensor low)
|1993 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L day time running lights
Hi i am having problems finding the drl on this canadian model.alldata shows a relay and a module in the wiring diagram section, but other than that makes no mention of the system.The problem is that both headlights work fine on low and high beam. but with the...
|1995 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L unsure VIN: JN1CA21D5S
I bought this Nissan from a customer It has alot of miles on it but still a good runing car.There is a terrible noise and vibration on the passenger side that sounds like you had a tire blow out and the rubber hitting under the fender. Another way I can discri...
|2002 Toyota Tundra 3.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5TBJN32172
I have a toyota tundra that sets these two codes about every three weeks(p0300,p0301).The truck apears to run well and the owner said it never misses a beat.The only thing i have noticed is that on decel from about 2500rpm to idle the engine seems to run rough... Trouble codes: P0301, P0300
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|2001 Honda Civic EX 1.7L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGES26761
finally got a tc from a local dealer and checked the cmps ckt,all the tests passed indicating a bad sensor.replaced sensor and reset ecm. there was a tsb on this engine for camshaft endplay must be under .05 or the cam sensor ckt may have intermittent/no signa... Trouble codes: P1259, P1362.
|2001 Hyundai XG300 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHFU42F01
thank you all tech help me this problem .after 4 times inspected again again . found that t. belt tensioner pulley has 2 small holes those 2 small holes must go down and try to get as far as to right side so t.belt can be tight . fixed this problem. thank you ... Trouble codes: P1191 (limp home valve system fault), P1195 (limp home valve tps 1 volt), P0300 (ramdom misfire), P0305 (5 misfire), P0303 (3 misfire), P0301 (1 misfire).
|1995 Kia Sephia RS 1.6L wipers VIN: KNAFA1210S
I have not 'fixed' the car. Thank you to the three that replied. The suggestions were possible wiper motor shorted internally (to ground), and possible wiper switch. I have to close this by saying the customer opted to permit wiper motor replacement as a 'most...
|2002 Kia Sedona EX 3.5L alternator VIN: KNDUP13172
Thank you guys for taking time to reply.The fix for this charging system problem was to install an O.E. alternator and belt from the dealer.We read the TSB on ALLDATA before replacing the alternator the first time.The TSB calls for the alternator,a longer belt...
|1999 Mazda 626 ES 2.0L converter VIN: 1YVGF22C8X
I want to thank Richard ,Dan and Terry for their time and help. The customer refused any furthur repairs after I quoted him a price for Torque converter.I beleive Richard was correct and the springs broke and jamed inside the converter. The reason it was engag...