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|1996 Acura Integra RS 1.8L DLC Connector VIN: JH4DC4344T
This car was manufactured in 5/1996. We cannot find the OBD II DLC anywhere in the car. Mitchell says that it is behind the glove box, on the right side of the dash. I have seen it there on others, but not this one. There is a DLC behind the box, it is two sma...
|1999 Subaru Legacy Limited 30th Anniversary 2.5L Solenoids VIN: 4S3BG6858X
A special thanks to anyone who reads and responds to this mess!!! Im literally drained from this one. Vehicle came into shop with major bearing and differential noises, transmission seemed to shift ok, and no service lights had come on in the dash. Gave cust...
|1992 Toyota Paseo 1.5L starter VIN: JT2EL45F6N
I'm trying to finish what someone else started. 1.5 JDM crate engine. It was already in the car but not finished. The problem is the starter runs on the flywheel teeth all the time. I pulled starter off and see nothing unusual. If the starter is moved about an...
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|1993 Isuzu N NPR 3.9L shifting VIN: JALB4B1K8R
Thanks for all the good suggestions. I went over each possibility and inspected for corrosion or broken wires, but everything seemed to be in good working order. What I finally did was follow the instructions of the local Isuzu truck dealer's guru. He suggeste...
|2001 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L shifter VIN: JN1CA31D81
Most of the replies told me to check the shift interlock solenoid for being too weak and they are correct. There is a shift interlock release mechanism in the LF corner of the shifter cover. Pry out the little plug, then push a srewdriver in the hole and it ...
|1995 Toyota Tacoma DLX 3.4L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4TAVN53F9S
Well, I am calling this one fixed although it is still somewhat up in the air. Let me explain: I did as one of you guy suggested... went back to the basics. After a compression test, I found #1 and #3 (the front two on the right bank) to be low. A wet test did... Trouble codes: P0300 (Multiple Cylinder Misfire), P0301 (Cylinder 1 Misfire), P0302 (Cylinder 2 Misfire), P0303 (Cylinder 3 Misfire), P0401 (Insufficient EGR Flow Detected), P1300 (Ignitor Circuit Malfunction).
|1996 Toyota RAV4 2.0L transfer case VIN: J13HP10V2T
Thanks everyone for the suggestions. Due to a few transfer case to transmission bolts located on the top side near the engine being impossible to get at, I dropped the whole engine/trans on the ground. It was not bad at all. Once I got it on the ground I moved...