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2002 Daewoo Nubira SE 2.0L computer monitors VIN: KLAJC52Z12
looking for some help on procedure for drive cycle to run computer monitors. after said repair and clearing codes car will not run all monitors. has run 5 of them but not evap or cat monitors. being on tucson, state emissions must be passed for vehicle registr...
1989 Honda Civic 1.5L No Start VIN: 2HGEDG6341
Thank for any help This car has a no start condtioning, has spark (good spark) , fuel ,injector pulse timing is fine and so is compression. It seems to be flooding it self, plugs and cylinder are soaked with gas. after drying out cylinder and clean spark plug...
1994 Honda Accord EX 2.2L Surge VIN: 1HGCD716XR
This car came in on the hook with a hole in the side of the block. We didn't get to hear it run before the engine swap. We put a used engine in it with a little over 100,000 miles on it. Transfered the distributer, and throttle body from the old engine onto th...
2003 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L tcs VIN: 2HKRL18673
TCS system engages itself under mid to heavy acceleration. I am able to scan the vehicle with my genisys however I can not differentiate between ABS and TCS codes. The code I retreived is a 31-02 (I am assuming that it is a TCS code for the Engine Retard Comma...
2005 Honda CR-V EX 2.4L Overheating VIN: JHLRD788X5
Got a real head scratcher here. The engine overheats due to the cooling fans not turning on. They come on with the a/c just fine and doesn't overheat when the a/c is on (because the fans are on) The ecm as far as I can tell only commands the fans on with the a...
2003 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: KM8SC73D83
got this hyundai here with a p0160- no o2 activity bank2, sensor2. Replaced o2 sensor twice, ohmed all wires from pcm to o2 connector and they are fine, I have 12 volts on pin 3 from pcm which it is supposed to have but, keeps setting code.this sensor is the l... Trouble codes: P0160
2002 Kia Optima SE 2.7L drl VIN: KNAGD12882
Howdy there, Our first KIA, we dont have any service info on this. The drl are inoperative and all fuses check ok. The owners manual is missing (of course) and I can find no switches that over ride the drl. Does anyone have a location for the drl components an...
2001 Mazda B3000 SE 3.0L No Start VIN: 4F4ZR17U61
This truck has no spark. I tested the signal coming from the computer. It has 12 volt power but the computer is not grounding the circuit to fire the coil. It does have p.a.t.s. security system but every thing I check is showing good. And yes I have tried anot... Trouble codes: 1359 (Ign. run/accessory circuit failure)
2002 Mazda B2300 2.3L Hesitation VIN: 8YTDR23CX3
This truck came in with hesitation on accelaration mostly when cold but even after it warms up at times it will do the same. I have cleaned the maf sensor and compered the maf values with other trucks and they seem to be within range. Has anybody had a similar...
1996 Nissan Altima SE 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1NBU31D8TC
Vehicle came in from another shop with this code P0335 Crankshaft position sensor.Asked about history,Car has been sitting for a few years grandson turned 16 and was given to him to drive.Other shop has already replaced the Crankshaft Position Sensor and check... Trouble codes: P0335, P1336
2000 Nissan Xterra SE 3.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5N1ED28Y8Y
hello everyone . i have this nissan xterra thats giving me some troubles . vehicle came in with a check engine light on . vehicle had code p1320 ignition primary circuit signal not sent to ecm during cranking or running . followed diagnostic flow chart and fou... Trouble codes: P1320
2001 Nissan Quest GLE 3.3L ac lines VIN: 4N2ZN17T51
The mid-rear a-c lines are leaking,and it looks like you have to drop the right front suspension to replace. The costomer does not want to spend the money to replace the rear lines as they don't use the rear a-c.My question is,have anyone tried to install the ...
2004 Nissan Maxima SL 3.5L abs VIN: 1N4BA41E04
Hello, I have This nissan with A code c1127 (RH out abs sol) I am very limited with Info Alldata is no Help(Surprise) I have driven The car and all wheel sensors are Reading. I called The dealer just To see if they Have sold any Abs units and they havent i...
2004 Nissan Maxima SL 3.5L clutch VIN: 1N4BA41E04
I have checked every factory bulletin on this car and have found no answers, we are leaning towards a intermittently by-passing master or slave. Can anyone help???
1998 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L Air bag light VIN: 4T1BF1889W
After performing the transmission fluid flushed service, the ABS light and SRS light stays on. During the tranny flush, we shift the gears on the hoist and we expect the ABS light will be on, but we did not expect the SRS light coming on. Can someone guide me ...
2001 Toyota Highlander 2.4L 3-4 shift VIN: JTEGD21A62
when going into 2 -3 shifttdelays then bangs slightly scandded for codes none there is hardly any info on this trans any info would be appreciated.

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2002 Acura MDX 3.5L Electronic VIN: 2HNYD18222
Thanks for all the replies. After many phone calls and conversations with Honda North America the customer had to take his car to the dealer for an "official" diagnosis before they would cover it under warranty. Well, all in all I consider this one fixed. Than...
2002 Acura MDX Touring 3.5L Left front axle seal VIN: 2HNYD186X2
Thank you to everyone for helping out. I work only on euro cars so I feel kind of lost as to common problems with the japanese brands. The axle was OEM and undamaged, no damage to the case or seal's seat area. I didn't know to check fluid level with engine ...
1993 Honda Civic del Sol Si 1.6L No Start VIN: JHMWH6161P
We had found that when the dist went bad it had burned out the ECM also. After replacing the dist. We still had no spark and the check engine lamp would not go out after 2 sec with key on engine off. also was unable to flash DTC's. After replacing the EC...
2004 Honda Accord EX 2.4L door remote VIN: 1HGCM56864
Special thanks to Richard [...] who enlightened me on programming the remote. To do this turn the key to the on position and press the lock button on the remote, then turn the key to the off position. Repeat this 6 times or until the door locks cycle then pres...
2004 Honda Civic LX 1.7L timing belt VIN: 1HGEM215X4
Hi, I really want to thank all of you who took the time to think about, research, reply or read my post. What I was looking for was evidence of a pattern failure here. A couple of years ago we came across a low mileage 1.7l civic with a rattling noise from th...
2005 Honda Accord EX 3.0L abs VIN: H0NDA727F5
seem like the body shop does not know how to put in wheel bearings. 2 more wheel bearings later they finally used a press and managed to install a bearing without damaging the sensor seal, I scoped out the signal it was just like a tooth or two missing off the...
2004 Kia Sorento EX 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: KNDJC73344
Its fixed, Lots of thanks to all that helped. most replies confirmed what I was suspecting, intermitent tank vent valve. another problem area for these vehicles is the fuel tank pressure sensor, which I guess is common for being contaminated with fuel and sk... Trouble codes: P0455.
1999 Lexus LS400 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT8BH28F0X
Tested vacume switch at manifold. Tested vacume switch at canister. Checked vapor press sensor had correct voltage for pressure and vacume. Replaced vac line at canister from gas tank. Was damaged "split", dont know if i did that removing it or it was already... Trouble codes: P0446.
1992 Mitsubishi Diamante ES 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: JA3XC47S7N
replaced distributer car is perfect thanks to all who helped me
2001 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D91
Thanks for all the help, especially helpful was the Nissan Courtesy Parts website. The part I needed, the intake valve position sensor, was not on the parts fisch, but is available in a 3 sensor cam/crank kit (#23731-4M528) for a recall campaign. Trouble codes: P1140 (Intake Valve Timing Control Position Sensor).
2004 Scion xA 1.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTKKT62474
Hi after performing leak tests and tightening suspect loose gas cap customer has been gone for three weeks with no codes returning. Trouble codes: 441 (442 -), 442 (446 -), 446.
1978 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.2L Mechanical VIN: FJ40256633
Hi everyone. After some of your helpful suggestions we decided to start at the wheel cylinders which were aftermarket from a company called altrom.Compared to the original wheel cylinders the aftermarket cylinders. the aftermarket had no cup expanders just a s...
1993 Toyota Previa DX 2.4L Excessive Emissions VIN: JT3AC11R5P
We finally fixed this vehicle by removing the cover on the mass airflow sensor and loosening spring tension. The mass airflow sensors are calibrated for new engines and do not work well with older high mileage vehicles unless you recalibrate them. I know this ...
1993 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L No Start, Stall VIN: JT2SK12E0P
thanks to everyone who replied to my issue, customer declined further repairs, we did find that the coil was burned up as most of everyone stated it was a common problem. thanks again
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