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1994 Acura Vigor GS 2.5L SRS,horn VIN: JH4CC2663R
horns not working.SRS light on.have a 4 amp currant draw. cont locate short.Disconected all fuses and realys still have a draw.
2001 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHDN45D41
Car came in with complaint of ses light on and misfiring at higher rpms. Roadtested car and it ran well at low speeds, but as soon as you stepped down it would fall on its face, misfire ect. SES light would flash on dash. A scan showed a code p0340 CMP sensor ... Trouble codes: P0340, P0302
1994 Nissan Quest GXE 3.0L overdrive VIN: 4N2DN11W3R
When driving at 60 mph,trans shifts down when tps data moves from 1.34 volts to 1.16 volts.When you go back to 1.34 volts it shifts into overdrive.This very little movement,so trans is shifting in and out of overdrive all the time at cruise.No codes.Tested tps...
1995 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N4BU31D0S
This vehicle has a repeated p0400 code returning after a while. We have changed the egr valve, control solenois and vecuum valve in three different services. The light keeps returning. Vacuum checked valve and the vehicle stalls. Power and ground controls chec... Trouble codes: P0400
2000 Nissan Sentra SE 2.0L Hesitation VIN: 3N1BB51D8Y
We have this Sentra with a P0171 Code. Looking at other Nissans on IATN looks like 99% of the cause is a bad MAF sensor. We tested it according to All Data and at 2500 rpm we got about 1.35 volts and at 4000 rpm 1.89 volts. Never got above 2.5 volts when revvi... Trouble codes: P0171
2005 Nissan Murano S 3.5L Exhaust VIN: JN8AZ08T55
White wispy smoke billows quite big, but brief, from the exhaust upon cold startup or upon startup after 10 min hot soak. We are thinking coolant is getting into exhaust but coolant level is not going down. Could it be a bad catalyst?
2001 Subaru Outback Limited 2.5L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out VIN: 4S3BH68661
hi guys. hope everyone has a good easter. this car has me baffled. the car cuts out, hesitates, and pops whan you push accelerator. not every time but most. ive scoped the cam, crank, tps, map, checked fuel pressure. all good. i ohmed injectors but unsure if t...
1991 Toyota Supra Turbo 3.0L compressor VIN: JT2MA71M2M
I am not getting power to the compressor the biggest problem is that i have very little info on this system it is automatic air i am not getting a ground out of the amplifer to the ac clutch relay (tan wire) there is one wire (purple white) that comes out of t...
1998 Toyota Sienna LE 3.0L hydraulic module VIN: 4T3GF13C7W
Hi techs this toyota has no brake fluid to left rear wheel. Checked master cylinder fluid squirts out of both ports good flow. Hydraulic modulator has four lines coming out one for each wheel and two lines coming in from master cylinder.I have fluid coming out...
2002 Toyota Sequoia SR5 4.7L Vehicle Skid Control VIN: 5TDZT34A92
Help Toyota Techs! Customer complaint is the "TRAC OFF" and "VSC TRAC" lights are illuminated on the dash. Customer stated they noticed the steering felt abnormal just prior to the lights coming on. Found code C1231 (Steering Angle Sensor Malfunction) present ...

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1997 Infiniti I30 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: QJNGRKI445
Thanks guys I cleaned egr passages. Had to replace the knock sensor too. It ohmed out bad, kept setting code. snaked it in there with a quater inch swivel. now it has a bank 1 sensor 1 code haha. lucky this lady likes me. Thanks again.
1994 Lexus SC400 4.0L power steering VIN: JT8UZ3OC7S
thanks to all that replied the fix was to clean out the screen at the rack the suction hose had already been replaced againthanks to all of you who took time out to help me with this
2000 Mazda Millenia Millennium Edition 2.3L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: JM1TA2226Y
As is often the case I did not get the exact answer I had hopes for but I did get enough information for my feeble brain to finally get on track and find that we had some of the vacume lines crossed.Once Miles [...] Meneses and Alan each had made ... Trouble codes: 1540 (air bypass valve).
1998 Mitsubishi Eclipse GSX 2.0L Excessive Emissions, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4A3AL54F5W
Thanks to all who replied. After reading your suggestions I went back myself to look at this vehicle seeing our tech wasn't getting anywhere. First the CEL was on due to a TPS code the TPS tested fine. We had already swapped out the intake manifold and all the...
2001 Mitsubishi Montero XLS 3.5L ABS Module ?? VIN: JA4MW31R11
I have ordered the accumulator as thats where the noise was coming from, Just waiting for the parts to show up
1988 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.0L Hesitation VIN: JT3FJ62G7J
you guys were right about the tps, it was not closing to put ecm in bypass, put on new tps and adjusted to specs, truck runs great now i can set the timing properly, sorry it took so long, had to wait a week for tb gasket and for time to get it back in the sho...
1998 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3HT05J7W
We replaced the O2 sensors and the light hasn't come back on yet. We gave the car back to the owner and will hope that all stays well. Thanks everybody! Trouble codes: P0171 (bank 1 lean), P0174 (bank 2 lean).
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