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1989 Honda Civic DX 1.5L brake VIN: 2HGED6454K
hi group , this civic honda 2 dr hatchback. came in for low brake pedal sometime.bleed with vacuum gauge. no more spongy but low pedal. pedal only firm after 2 or more pressing it. replace the master with after market part ( cteck) brand. bleed again. and agai...
2001 Honda Accord EX 3.0L SRS light stays on VIN: 1HGCG165X1
Car is a 2001 Honda Accord V6. SRS light on. Scanned SRS system using Launch X431 and there was only one code under intermittent codes. Retrieved intermittent code 00-1 [ff, ff, 0, 1]. Do not have the description of the code and the scan tool says "Please refe...
2002 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L wont idle VIN: 2HKRL18972
vehicle backed out of shop ater oil change and died out checked egr port found nothing iac is at 130and itidles [...] rpm if you create major vacum leak it will run 600 rpm with iac reads 130 it runs fine just off idle you can drive it if you keep your foot...
2002 Hyundai Accent GS 1.6L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: KMHCG35C82
the car will not get over 2800-3000 rpms. its been to many shops a 2 dealers for this problem. i found that if i unplug the ISA i runs fine but with in pluged in it wont rev up. Going by the tests for the ISA its bad. But hard to condem a 4th ISA motor. Not su...
2000 Lexus ES300 3.0L air temp VIN: JT8BF28G3Y
when the temp on the a/c control head displays 84 the blower blows less heat and air flow, then when at 74 it blows hotter and harder. it seems like the control head is not commanding the a/c to turn on when the temp is lowered. also it seems like the the temp...
1978 Nissan 280Z 2.8L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality VIN: HLS30-4557
Fellow Techs, I have a 1978 Datsun 280Z that we are bringing back to life for a customer, she is the orignal owner and finally has the money to repair. Initially we replaced all injectors do to leaking and rotted hoses, after we got it started it smoked real b...
1997 Nissan Quest GXE 3.0L back hatch door lock VIN: 4N2DN1119V
i need some help on this nissan quest van the rear hatch door lock system doesnt seem to be working properly.a door lock actuator was install about 6 mounth ago.i think for the same reason.if i open then close the rear door and lock it with lever on the latch ...
1998 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L No Start VIN: 1N4DL01D9W
car was towed in with a no start condition. i now have it to where it will start but very long crank time cold only. when it does start it will run fine and continue to start when warmed up. no fault codes,fuel pressure good. it will start better if i adjust t...
2000 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: JN1CA31DXY
Hello every one i have this Nissian and it is begine stuborn, The problem is that the car was skipping and running bad and no power when I drove it with the customer and then we had taken the car in to repair it. This is were it gets funney. We pulled the code... Trouble codes: 1320 (Ingition Pimary), 172 (02 Sensor Rich Limit.)
2004 Nissan Sentra S 1.8L Unknown VIN: 3N1CB51AO4
I have code PO745 described as ' line pressure soloniod problem ' on a trouble free Sentra. Code can be cancelled, but will return after driving. Of course her real problem is they wont emmisions test it with the CEL on. Shifts fine - any ideas ? TIA Jim
1997 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L Shift solenoid E VIN: JT2BG22K6V
Transmission came into our shop stuck in 2nd gear and a check engine light on. We pulled codes and found that we had a P0770 and a P0750 in the PCM memory. We pulled the transmission pan and found a vast amount of debris inside, so we pulled the transmission a...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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1993 Isuzu Pickup S 2.3L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 4S1CL11L5P
Checked and found the Carb was full of deposits.Cleaned out and found to Idle.Thanks for all of the help.
2001 Kia Sephia 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: KNAFB12415
thank you very much for all information. customer refuse to fix the problem, he decide to trade in for better vehicle. thank you Trouble codes: P0455 (evap emission leak detected gross leak), P0740 (tcc solenoid circuit open).
1995 Mitsubishi Montero LS 3.0L Excessive Emissions, Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: JA4MR41H8J
Hello I had only 4 replies 1 was check tp sensor 2 was check computer for water damage 3 was those engine have valve guides that get loose and move with the valve 4 check ref voltage, Heres what happend after they had tried the 2 MAF sensors 1 used and 1 rebui...
1999 Mitsubishi Galant ES 2.4L Oil Pressure VIN: 4A3AA46G5X
First, I want thank all the people who replied to my help request. You are why I belong to IATN. I installed the new oil pressure switch, cleaned up the single wire(rusted), and raised the idle. The car is fixed. Again, thanks to all. Sincerely, Bob [...].
1997 Toyota Corolla 1.6L No Start, MIL LAMP NOT ON VIN: 2T1BA02EXV
thanks to everyone!!! this one was a real oddball. i replaced the ecm and have had no problems since. i have never seen battery voltage come out where reference voltage should be,this is a first . i believe that the poor body to engine and tranny grounds cause...
2000 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L No Start VIN: 4T1BG22K04
Thanks guys! I walked right past an easy fix early. The throttle body and IAC were filthy. Cleaned the TB and the IAC and sent it down the road.
2001 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L cooling fans , ac clutch VIN: JT28G22K41
Thanks to all. I missed a basic due to customer imput. He had the ac repaired a month ago and thats when the fan issue was brought to his attention. We found the cooling fan sensor bad replaced that. then chased down the clutch problem. ended up being low on r...
2003 Toyota Highlander 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTEGF21AX3
Hello Asian techs: The MIL light on this Highlander was caused by somone else removing the air cleaner canister and pulling off the vent hose from the tank. We've seen this hose off before, but we hadn't seen this vehicle before, so we didn't think of looking ... Trouble codes: P0441.
2004 Toyota Highlander 3.3L oil usage VIN: JTEEP21A54
the reply's i received on this toyota suggested that toyota is having valve guide problems with these engines. the customer is going to contact toyota with the hopes they will help him out since the car is very low mileage. if not, he plans on bringing this hi...
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