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1997 Acura CL 2.2L No Start VIN: 19UYA1Z55V
Hi everyone on this vehicle I have tested power to ignition & injectors all good. vehicle acts just like a G.M. vehicle with a security system problem this vehicle has a security system on it. it starts with key in crank possition as soon as you let of the key...
1994 Honda Accord DX 2.2L No Start, Stall VIN: 1HGCD7222R
When you drive this car, it will intermitantly die. If you put it in neutral or park and crank the engine without turning the key off, the engine will not start. The second you cycle the key off the engine will restart and run fine until it dies again. If you ...
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L drive belt VIN: KM8SC73D12
hello 2002 hyundai sante fe the drive belt is running off tensionor cutting into timing cover have replaced tensionor and belt as recommended by dealer as they had seen this problem,. did not fix it all other pulleys ect look ok has anyone else seen this conce...
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: KM8SC73D32
Vehcile came in with a miss fire - replaced plugs and wires and misfire went away. Now getting PO1166 - checked all O2 sensors and they are reading correctly, but the same code keeps coming back. The scan tool isn't telling us anything else. Hope you can help. Trouble codes: P1166
2002 Hyundai Sonata GLS 2.7L no shift VIN: KMHWF25H12
this vehicle has been back 3 times. replaced the trans control module & relay the first time. the vehicle would intermittently go into fail safe(stays in 3rd gear). came back a second time for the same problem. found a bad connection at gear selector switch on...
1991 Isuzu Stylus XS 1.6L No Start VIN: JABRT5350M
Vehicle came in as a cranks, no start. Has good spark on all cylinders, has good fuel pressure, very intermittent or no injector pulse. Have battery voltage on one side of the injectors, getting no pulsing ground signal on other side of injector connector. Ins...
2001 Lexus RX300 3.0L Excessive Emissions
i have a lex that has high dtc,in fuel control.scan tool pids check out ok.all help will be greatly appreiciated
2001 Mazda Tribute ES 3.0L throttle sticks/bind VIN: 4F2CU08111
thanks in advance for any help. Customer complains of hard to push gas pedal at initial take off. As he describes it, it sounds like throttle body plate sticking but I am never able to duplicate it and it feels normal to me. throttle body clean and cable moves...
1988 Nissan Maxima GXE 3.0L No start VIN: JN1HU11P4J
Hi I am having a problem with a no start on a 1988 Nissan Maxima. It will crank over, but I have no pulse at the injectors (checked with Noid lt.), and I have no Check Engine Light with KOEO or for that matter at any time. I have no spark from the coil (Presum...
2001 Suzuki Esteem GL 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: JS2GB41W61
Car came into our shop with MIL on we scaned and got a P0451 code. Put a new Fuel Tank Pressure Sensor on vehicle. no change, tested sensor in hand and sensor failed got new sensor ran test on the new one in hand it passed put it in the car and it had no affec... Trouble codes: P0451
2001 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: JT153SV200
Car hesitates under acceleration. In neutral will not rev over 4500rpm and misses and backfires. Starts normally. Read fault codes P1135 Sensor replaced with original Toyota unit. Faults cleared. Same fault exists but no faults found when scanned. Any ideas on... Trouble codes: P1135
2002 Toyota Sienna LE 3.0L compressor VIN: 4T3ZF13C62
Thanks in advance. This van came in with a a/c compressor that turns on for about 5 seconds and then turns off and the a/c button flashes . When the compressor engauges it is a little noisy but i diconnected compressor connector and it has no power after it cy...

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1998 Honda Accord EX 3.0L left door VIN: 1HGCG2259W
Thanks to all that replied.You all headed me in the right direction.I removed the seat,got the door panel off without damaging it and put the glass up.Removed the rear glass channel and went after the latch with an air chisel slowly.Once most of the latch was ...
1992 Lexus ES300 3.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: JT8VK13T13
Well, this car is finally done. I wouldn't call it fixed though. What we ended up doing at the end was flushing the injectors. We took it to the emmissions site and just barely passed HC. And by the way, we didn't used an OEM or bolt on cat, we put on a Walker...
2000 Mazda Miata 1.8L No Start VIN: JM1NB3537Y
Thanks for the replies, but we did not get the chance to fix this one. Customer decided if it is going to need a computer(which is what we were leaning toward) he wanted to take to dealer where a friend of his worked. I am almost certain it needed a new PCM, b...
1993 Nissan Quest XE 3.0L Starter VIN: 4N2DN11W2R
Very much appreciate the help. I installed another brand of starter and replaced the positive cable end. 4 starters later and I am done. Good thing it easy to replace.
1994 Nissan Maxima GXE 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1HJ01FXR
Thanks to all who replied. The answer was in Alldata, we just didn't realize what we were seeing on the PCM when we tried to get the codes. Once we read the IATN replies and Alldata instructions again we were able to get a MIL code 12 for the MAF, which we had...
1997 Nissan Pathfinder XE 3.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN8R05Y4VW
Replacing the melted cut valve,volume control valve,repairing the melted harness and replacing the pcm fixed this one.It appears that the exhaust had recently been replaced.We think it broke at the muffler flange and heated the cut valve and harness to melting... Trouble codes: P1447.
2000 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N4DL01D3Y
listen thanks for the help,coolant code is better than air fuel ratio code misleading you to improper diag. have called o.t.c. their working on the fix. again thank you for the quick and acurate help. f.b. Trouble codes: P1126.
2000 Nissan Sentra SE 2.0L Hesitation VIN: 3N1BB51D8Y
This car is fixed. It was the MAF sensor. Put a new one in and car runs like new again. Most all of you said to change the MAF sensor, so that's what I did. The most impressive thing is that a lot of you guys responded within just a couple of hours of my posti... Trouble codes: P0171.
2000 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT2BG22K6Y
Thanks a bunch for all of the help...good learning exp. and once again, iATN - great tool. Couple of good things learned from fellow members...Should have at least 7' vac while cruising down road (w/guage IN PLACE OF valve)...If T'eed into vac to valve, will h... Trouble codes: P0401.
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