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1999 Audi A4 2.8L Cooling fan VIN: WAUED28DOX
Audi specialists HELP! Completed valve job/ timing belt repair and vehicle runs excellent. Cooling fan inop and we don't know if it was inop prior to valve/timing belt repairs. I completed Alldata tests for hi and low speed fan operation. Neither test yielded ...
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1996 BMW 318ti 1.9L Mechanical VIN: WBACG732XT
car came in, quit whilst driving, has no compression on any cylinder(actually #1 has 20), client is mature gent and car is very very clean/well maintained, car was cruising at 110kms in 5th gear, no over revving and then some noise, car pulled off road and mot...
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1998 BMW 750iL 5.4L cd changer VIN: WBAGK2321W
hello bmw techs---please help This e38 bmw 750iL has "high temp" on the display when you switch the mode to cd. If the catridge is taken out, it will display "no magazine". When the magazine with a good cd in it is inserted it goes into checking all the cd's a...
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2000 BMW 323i 2.5L MIL Lamp on, EXCESSVIE CRANK TIME VIN: WBAAM3345Y
this vehicel has an intake cam sensor code, signal implausible (p0340). the engine will crank longer than is normal intermittantly, otherwise the engine runs fine. we have replaced the cam sensor 2 times, the second time as a possible defective sensor. we have... Trouble codes: P0340 (inlet camshaft sensor)
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1997 Buick Century Custom 3.1L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2G4WS52M5V
I have replaced EGR and cleaned intake.. after a few days car return with PO401A code.. or PO401b. there is not alot to this system but i am missing something.. I have ran a flow chart on this system and everything to the best of my knowledge is ok..but its ba... Trouble codes: P401
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1997 Buick Park Avenue 3.8L A/C Vents VIN: 1G4CW52KXV
Climate control system- not vacuum controled. The a/c vents have low/no flow, most goes to the defrost and when the mode is changed will send some to the floor but will not send it to the dash vents even in MID mode. Codes stored in memory U1016 & a history co...
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2002 Buick Rendezvous CX 3.4L Safety VIN: 3GBDB03E2S
vehicle came in with complaint- all the lights in car flash,radio goes in and out and windows stutter as you roll them u and down and a/c does not work.spoke to customer as i had just looked at another aztec with same issue and customer declinedd chasing down ...
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1978 Cadillac Fleetwood 7.0L fuel system VIN: 6B69T8Q229
Engine cranks but no start. Fuel pump does not work unless I jumper the fuel pump cavity{gray connector} in fuse box. All fuses are good. Also do not have power at the injectors with key on or cranking. When jumpering the pump connector, still no start. Of cou...
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1960 Chevrolet impala 327CID reverse VIN: 01837J2591
are there any ways to step up servo pressure for reverse?
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1985 Chevrolet S10 2.8L Stall VIN: 1GCCS14B6F
Truck came in for a new engine (Blown head gaskets, knocking in the bottom end) Over the last 3 years this pile has had repeated stalling problems on tip in accel, or at idle with the a/c on. Every time have been able to adjust carb to fix. It ran it's best ri...
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1991 Chevrolet V3500 Silverado 6.2L engine VIN: 1GCHV33N3M
hi guys and girls.the 6.5 diesel i installed in my truck last month has developed a knock over the last week or so.its not there at idle and its heard mostly around 2000 to 2500 rpm area.oil pressure is at 30-35 psi and steady.i noticed the timing marks are no...
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1992 Chevrolet C1500 Cheyenne 5.7L Mechanical VIN: 1DCGC148KD
I did a complete engine and transmission swap from the factory 5.7 tbi to a 2001 vortec engine transmission. I have upgraded the fuel pump and put all new plugs, and wires. also the pcm and wiring was still attached to the engine. Now I have adapted the electr...
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1992 Chevrolet K2500 Cheyenne 5.7L Stall VIN: 2GCGK29K3N
Looking for some help. This truck will stall when a/c cycles from off to on. Acts like iac is sluugish, but i unplugged iac with truck running at 1000 rpms and truck still dies. Most often occurs after vehicle is warmed up and a/c blower is set on low setting ...
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1997 Chevrolet C1500 Suburban LT 5.7L Front End VIN: 1GNEC16R7V
Hi Guys we have a 1997 Chevy Suburban that giving us fits. It makes a Clunk noise at a hard acceleration from a stop. When replaced the Front Coil springs, but still the noise remains. check all the motor mounts, tranny mounts, steering parts and suspension pa...
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2000 Chevrolet Blazer LS 4.3L backfire VIN: 1GNDT13W3Y
greetings to all again, this one has a condition similar to the v-8's that will backfire from time to time and break off a starter. on the last visit she had blown the plenum apart. we replaced the crank sensor at that time (along with the plenum). this was 2...
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1992 Chrysler New Yorker Fifth Avenue 3.8L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1C3XV66L7N
I've had it with this POS! Spent last week geting it to run down the road. PCM seemed to fix that proublem. Tried used PCM first that left me with no power windows or climate control. New PCM and Ign switch and vehicle had all power options and would run. Now ...
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1995 Chrysler Concorde 3.5L compressor VIN: 2C3HD56F3S
This car came in for A/C not cooling. A/C clutch doesn't engage. Checked A/C system for pressure-OK. Manualy checked Automatic temp control for trouble codes - none. Checked for engine and BCM trouble codes with Snap On scanner - none. You can engage A/C clutc...
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1997 Chrysler Concorde LX 3.5L 3-4, 4-3 shifts VIN: 2C3HD56FOV
HI GUYS, Vehicle arrived here w/complaint of downshift clunks and harsh 3-4 upshift after downshifting into 3rd. We checked vehicle for codes or any other signs on scanner of a malfunction occuring during this compaint. None found, compaint was there, but only...
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2001 Chrysler Sebring LX 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1CE3EL45U9
Car came in with fault code p0505, idle air valve circuit. car runs great, in fact customer says that it never run better since we replaced the valve (all in his little head?) tested powers and grounds at ecu and sensor. no shorts or grounds, all seem to be go...
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2003 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) EX 3.8L No Start VIN: 2C4GP74L13
Customer arrived stating vehicle was hard to start. Preliminary checks of charging system/battery revealed no problem. After further prodding customer said the car would spin over but wouldn't catch. He said the check engine light illuminated about the same ti... Trouble codes: P0351 (Ignition Coil 1 Primary Circut), P0352 (Ignition Coil 2 Primary Circuit), P0353 (Ignition Coil 3 Primary Circuit), SK1M
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2001 Daewoo Leganza CDX 2.2L engine VIN: KLAVA69221
Car pulled in with a dead hole and a very rapid knocking sound (sounded like the valves were hitting the pistons) i pulled the head off and there were no marks on either the piston or the valves, i rotated the camshaft and the valves all looked straight and mo...
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1997 Dodge Stratus 2.4L No Start VIN: 1B3EJ46X1V
Please help, Customer installed motor 2 weeks ago, car was running fine per customer. Driving down road engine quit. towed in . I have no communacation with the pcm If i try going through the oem side of the scanner, but if i try the generic side i get right t...
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1986 Ford F-150 XL 5.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1FTCF15N7G
vehicle acts like it leans out under load also has rough idle. removed upper intake pleunm and cleaned throttle body, also tested each fuel injector they all ohm the same, compression is good, tested tps sensor also good replaced map sensor no change,also repl...
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1998 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMZA5143B
Vehicle came to me with mil flashing and running very poorly. I test drove vehicle cold and experienced lack of power, rough running after it warmed up. Vehicle belongs to a friend and admittedly I am not that familiar with Fords. Found 4 codes-1 EGR excessive... Trouble codes: P0302 (Cylinder 2 Misfire)
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2000 Ford Escort ZX2 2.0L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 3FAKP1132Y
Hi Thanks in advance, This zx2 came in a week ago check engine light on stall at idle. Found bad timming belt missing 7 teeth,replaced belt and car ran great no more check light.After test drive car was cut out/stall in gear at idle at stop signs.Car runs very...
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2000 Ford E-450 Econoline Super Duty Custom 7.3L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FDXE45F0Y
E450 ambulance intermitant cuts out, dies, always restarts, does it for the drivers, has never done it for me, code P0344 cam sensor is always set. No Alldata TSB's found. With key on engine off, scan tool (genisy) data stream intermitantly RPM goes from 0 to ... Trouble codes: P0344 (camshaft sensor intermitant)
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2000 Ford Motorhome 6.8L Cuts out VIN: 1FCNF53S9Y
I have this motor-home with a V-10 that stalls out when wet and won't run till things dry out. We have replaced plugs and boots to no avail. It does not store any codes, and I have yet to have it happen to me. Customer was driving to florida and after 4 hours ...
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2001 Ford Explorer Sport 4.0L Cuts out VIN: 1FMCU7OE91
already checked for vacuum leaks, new wires and plugs, new isc. dies under deceleration. \any ideas??
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2001 Ford Ranger Edge 4.0L timing chain/lifters VIN: 1FTYR14E31
Hi all, This truck has a rattle of some sort between 2000&3000 RPM on acceleration only. Thought maybe it was cat. convertors, but they are intact, and don't seem to be rattling around when you tap on them. One time this winter on cold start there was some eng...
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2002 Ford F-450 Super Duty XL 7.3L No Start VIN: 1FDXFY6F32
Do not work on many diesels here so could really use a little help. I do not have support on the 450 superduty, i tryed to use data for a 350, however when looking for the idm it is not where it is on the 350. Any help on where to find the idm location and ins... Trouble codes: P1668 (Indicates a pcm-idm com error on ef line), P1670, P0381
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2003 Ford Crown Victoria 4.6L system pressure VIN: 2FAFP71W23
Hello all, we have a hair puller here.vehicle came in with no ac, pressure tested and found leaking condensor, after replacing condenser all was well until a couple of days went by, immediately after the vehicle is started and ac engaged high side pressure goe...
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2002 GMC Yukon XL 1500 SLE 5.3L Hard Start VIN: 1GKFK16Z32
Thanks in advance for any help. This truck came in originaly for check eng.light, found lean bank 1 & 2. oxy sensors & maf cheched out, no vac. leaks,fuel pressure Slightly low @ 45 psi. Fuel pump was running at 11.6 amp which we fugured too high. instaled new...
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2001 Honda CR-V EX 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JHLRD78831
I have searched the archives and this one still is a litte confusing. the first thing is it is a 2.4l even though it is a 2001 and there is no listing for a 2.4 in 2001 so all the diagnotics are for the 2002. I know there is a TSB about this code but can anyo... Trouble codes: 00341
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2002 Honda Civic LX 1.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGEM22562
no tests found, anything we sould check before replacing ecm? Trouble codes: P1607 (ecm/pcm failure)
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2002 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L spark,injector pulse, fuel pump VIN: KM8SC13D02
Vech. came in on tow not running. Tried to communicate with DME, but could not. Checked fuse/relay box in engine compartment, and found a 15amp fuse marked EMC B+ blown. Replaced the fuse and took SUV out for a test drive. After a few minutes the fuse blew out...
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2003 Infiniti FX35 3.5L dr side window VIN: JNR2AS08W3
hi all. i have this infinity fx35 brought to my shop after it was in a body shop. they replaced the frt dr door skin from the dealer. the driver window goes up and down but it will retract half way dn on its own once it reaches the top. i think there should be...
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2002 Isuzu Trooper Limited 3.5L Transfer Cas VIN: JACDJ58X32
This vehicle has a blinking check light under the four wheel drive indicator on the dash. Alldata explains very clearly that if it is blinking continuously than the number 7 and 24 pin are shorted together on the connector B48 or the module is bad. After disco...
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1994 Jaguar XJS 6.0L shifts VIN: SAJNX2340R
this vehicle has trans fault lamp on all the time, have pulled fuses to clear with no results.trans has harsh garage shift as well as harsh up shifts,the shop witch sent the car to me said the light will go out some times and the trans will shift normal,how ev...
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1999 Jaguar XK8 4.0L fuel odor VIN: SAJGX2045X
This vehicle has a strong fuel smell coming from the passengers rear wheel well. The canister vent is in that wheel well so we researched to see if there is raw fuel in the canisters and sure enough found the left canister with fuel in it. Has anyone dealt wit...
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2000 Kia Sephia 1.8L shift solenoids VIN: KNAFB12211
OK...some of you might remember my post on this vehicle just a few weeks ago. NONE of the solenoids and temp sensor are working. I found corrosion and battery acid leaking onto the plug for these solenoids. I cleaned and all was well up until last week. Now it...
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1998 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L ride highth VIN: 5LMPU28L9W
This is a friends truck. It is sagging to the left mainly in the left rear pretty bad. It is not bottom out yet but is close. Is there a way to reset the air bladders rid highth in these truck. It dosent seem to be leaking, if it was, what is the best test to ...
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1976 Mercedes-Benz 450SL 4.5L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1070441203
Hi California MB Friends, this 1976 450sl is (i guess) a California version, because it has the Cat.-converter underneth the manifold and a EGR valve. Never seen a car like that before, also it is not regulated, at least I can NOT find an 02-sensor. Anyway, C...
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1992 Mercedes-Benz 500SL 5.0L Rear Main Seal VIN: WDBFA66E2N
Hi Group, This car seems to be impossible to stop the oil leak somewhere inside of the bellhousing. We have replaced the rear main seal, the gasket for the rear main retainer, the oil pan gasket, and even pulled the intake to see if oil could be draining int...
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1998 Mercedes-Benz C280 2.8L defroster VIN: WDBHA29G2W
Hi guys... This benz drove in for inop. A/C. First thing I cheked was proper amount of R134 ,sure enough it was way too much.Evacuate and recharge took care the problem accept when you push front defrost button hot air starts coming from top but all the other ...
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1998 Mercury Mystique GS 2.0L Surge, Stall VIN: 1MEFM6639W
good day members. this 1998 mustique has intermittent stall and intermittent surge symptom (feels like a really bad shift causing a chugging). fuel pressure, delivery & graph all ok, new fuel filter installed to replace exizsting restricted one, rear o2 replac...
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1999 Mercury Mystique GS 2.0L guages shorting VIN: 1MEFM6535X
another head scratcher. have a 1999 mercury mystique, when the ac or headlights are turned on, the instrument panel guages go nuts. temp. guage peggs out, clock on radio shuts off, tachometer quits, directionals both light up but won't flash. we have disconne...
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2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse RS 2.4L Misfire VIN: 4A3AC34G91
hello all, this vehicle came in with a check engine light and rough running complaint. after checking codes found a p0300. inspected coils, found number 1/4 coil practically melted, replaced coil but still no fire from coil. i do not own a scope, but i have ch... Trouble codes: P0300 (random misfire)
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1986 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L No Start, Poor Idle Quality VIN: JN1HU11S2H
vehicle came in four of weeks ago on a hook , no start. we were able to restart vehicle. car seem to be flooded and it ran fair after that. we were unable to pin point problem. vehicle returned again last week, same problem!! fuel pressure is perfect, commpres...
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1995 Nissan Sentra 1.6L Brake pedal travel VIN: 1N4AB41D9S
Vehicle came in for hard to stop. When you first press Brake pedal, it feels good for 1" of travel then it gets rock hard. Replaced Brake Booster, still has the hard pedal problem. Does anyone have any ideas. Thanks for your help.
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2003 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L No Start VIN: JN1DA31DX3
Thank you in advance to all that respond. Vehicle towed in for a no start. No injector pulse or ignition coil, have power to both, no blown fuses except for abs fuse, replaced and keeps blowing. Found the codes listed above, genisys states manufact. controlled... Trouble codes: P1610, P1612, P0550
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1996 Oldsmobile 88 Royale 3.8L fuel gauge VIN: 1G3HN52KXT
This is a good one for G.M techs.sorry its a long one. we had this car come in for a leak in the fuel tank area and thought we would change the send unit because the lines very rusty. After filling up car gauge would only read 1/4 tank and stick there. gauge ...
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1938 Other European Roadster 800CC wiring system
Hi Guys I need a wiring diagram for this car. Any of you guys out there have a wiring diagram for this car? If somebody could e-mail me one I would be eternally grateful, or at least until I finish the job. :-) Rick
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1994 Pontiac Firebird 5.7L No Start VIN: 2G2FU22P9R
Customer brought car in with complaint of int running rough , had start , no power or just cranks no start - he had it to dealer who replace pcm and injectors and then told him they dont know what to try next and sent him away 0 we replaced mass air flow senso... Trouble codes: 18 (injector circuit fault), 48 (mass aitr flow sensor)
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2003 Pontiac Grand Am SE2 2.2L No Start VIN: 1G2NF52F83
Hi guys Have this very intermittent car .It sometimes will not start .When i got it once not to start one of the three voltages from the paslock sensor located on the key tumbler housing.Re learned the system and everything was great for more than a week .Now ... Trouble codes: U1040, U1088
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1991 Porsche 911 Carrera 2 3.6L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: WPOCB2960M
hey guys, this one came in, new car in town, bought from california, nice shape. costomer says after a week of being here in canada, car did not want to start anymore. it turns over good, has spark, has code 15 stored in memory, i can hear the fuel pump going,... Trouble codes: 15 (idle circuit)
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1990 Toyota Pickup DLX 2.4L head VIN: JT4RN01P4L
found this toyota overheating found hc in cooling system and #3 cylinder had coolant in it. removed head and found gasket failed.on clean up noticed a crack between valve seats.wondering if any toyota techs can tell us if this is a serious issue or not. any an...
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1991 Toyota Pickup DLX 2.4L Can't bleed brakes VIN: JT4RN01PSM
Ok guys here's the deal. customer brought this truck in and said I put a new master cylinder on it and I can't get the brakes to bleed. So I put it on the rack put the mity vac on the bleeders and started bleeding. Alright, got done and still the pedal goes to...
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1991 Toyota Pickup 2.4L engine VIN: JT4RN81A3M
This truck has engine oil in the anti-freeze was wandering if anyone has seen this problem,and what the cause is.
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1999 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L Steering shaking VIN: 4T1BF18BXX
I AM REPOSTING THIS HELP REQUEST AFTER WE DROVE THE CAR FOR SEVERAL DAYS. WE THOUGHT THE PROBLEM WAS FIXED, BUT IT RETURNED. WE HAVE REPLACED ALMOST EVERYTHING THAT COULD CAUSE THIS. We need your help on this vehicle. Here are the conditions under which the pr...
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2001 Toyota Celica GT 1.8L engine VIN: JTDDR32T1Y
First and foremost, please note this the 1ZZ FE motor. Customer just bought car and brought it in for a checkover. I test drove and found that right before each shift point, the engine really rattled. Back in the service bay, I noted the top engine rattled bad...
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1999 Buick Regal GS 3.8L abs module VIN: 2G4WF5211X
Luckily it stayed broke for a little while and the shifter shifted a little hard traced it all to the same fuse and the fuse only had 6 volts, traced it to ignition switch only had 6 volts too. Installed new ignition switch and now its fine. Thanks to all the ...
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2007 Buick LaCrosse CXS 3.6L tpms sensor VIN: 1G2WC12V37
Thanks for all the replies A KTI TPMS Tool was used to reset the sensors and all is fine.
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1998 Cadillac Catera 3.0L control system VIN: W06VR52R5W
I am now trying to locate a used control head for this vehicle. Two replies gave information on companies that rebuild GM electronic units such as dashes, however no one does these control heads. John from Ohio stated that there were issues with these control ...
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2000 Cadillac Eldorado ESC 4.6L Compressor VIN: 1G6EL12Y5Y
This car is fixed. The car came to us with a new compressor, accumalator, and orifice tube installed at another shop. We had a code for a temp sensor in the line that runs across the firewall. The tip of that sensor was broken off. That should have raised ...
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1977 Chevrolet Corvette 5.7L engine VIN: 1Z37X7S445
Thanks to everyone that replied, but we are still looking for the problem. Most of the ideas have already been done a couple were new and looked at with no avail. At this time we are still working on problem and hope to find solution, once again thanks to all ...
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1996 Chevrolet K2500 Suburban LS 7.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3GNGK26J5T
First I want to thank everyone for their input on this problem. Michael you hit it right on the nose. The engine was replaced in this vehicle and who ever did the job put the wrong knock sensors in. The ones that were in it were for a 5.6L and ohm ed out at... Trouble codes: P0327, P0175, P0172.
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2004 Chrysler Pacifica 3.5L drain-dash VIN: 2C8GF68434
Client was used car dealer-strongly suspected body ctr module, vehicle was sent to dealership. report back was wiring problem to B.C.M. sorry no further info. Brian.
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1999 Dodge Ram 1500 Van 5.2L Hesitation VIN: 1B7HF13YXX
hi guys thanks for all the replies. tried trans flush and additive with no luck. next steo is to replace the tcc soleniod in the trans. customer declined to have this done at this time. after all i've tried i'm almost positive this would cure problem thanks ag...
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2000 Dodge Durango 4.7L Excessive Emissions, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on, black exhaust VIN: 1B4HS28N1Y
I replaced the upstream sensor and did my best to degrease the harness. So far so good- We will monitor it. Thanks everyone for you replies. Trouble codes: P0171, P0551.
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2002 Dodge Intrepid SE 2.7L LR pressure switch circuit VIN: 2B3HD46R12
Thank You So much for everyones help. In conclusion, I Adjusted shifter cable and replaced the solenoid pack again. The shifter cable was previously installed from another tech in the shop and was not adjusted afterwards. I was not aware of the history. Not s...
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2003 Dodge Neon SXT 2.0L day time running lights VIN: 1B3ES46C83
We replace the instrument cluster and we found some cut wires where it was in a car accident. thank you all agian
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1996 Eagle Vision ESi 3.3L Stall VIN: 2E3HD56T4T
THANK YOU FOR ALL THE REPLIES . THE EGR VALVE and gasket WAS THE FIX . thank you all agian with out all of you we would be still working on it.
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1999 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1FAFP53U6X
i am going to try replaceing the o2 sensors and see what happens, they seem to be switching about right but will try replaceing to see if it helps
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2004 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTPW14504
Ok I think this is fixed. After swapping out injectors, the misfire did not move to a different cylinder. I installed the updated part number spark plugs, along with new coil boots. Reset computer and gave back to customer. The light has not come back on yet... Trouble codes: 304 (cylinder 4 misfire), 316 (misfire detected first 1000 revolutions).
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2004 GMC W3500 Forward W3S042 4.8L Compressor VIN: J8DB4B1464
Hi All: The Customer has not returned as the insurance company has not authorized repairs. I thank all of you who replied. Concensis was that it had an orifice tube and that pressures couldn't be that high. I did further research and the "General" sent me a co...
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1998 Honda CR-V EX 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JHLRD1734W
YES I FINALLY FIXED THIS HONDA CRV WITH THE HELP OF GREAT TECHS. THE PROBLEM WAS THE TWO WAY VALVE AT THE BACK OF THE CRV CLOSE TO THE GAS TANK IN A BOX WITH THE TWO SOLENOIDES . I TOOK IT APART AND IT ACUALLY HAD GAS IN IT. I ALSO FOUND THE LINES REALLY RUST... Trouble codes: P1457.
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2000 Honda Accord EX 2.3L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCG6685Y
I wanted to thank all that replied. I finally fixed this car. Dave fom Georgia nailed it. Dave had replied and explianed my problem better than I actually did. The reason I over looked the alternator was because when the 3000 RPM rev limiter kicked in I pulled... Trouble codes: P1381 (Intermittent Interruption in CYP Circuit).
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2003 Jaguar S-Type 4.2L dip lighting VIN: SAJEAO1U43
thanks to the three who responded.the customer has left the country for a couple of months and plans to bring the car in upon return.one responce was to manualy level the lights and disconect the motors the others were to test the level sensors on suspension.w...
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2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4GW48S9Y
thanks for the replies i thought David from California hit it on the head i ran a shunt wire from pcm to #2 coil driver wire in coil rail connector. ran great for 2 days and then same thing. then it would come and go every few minutes. so i was checking my ... Trouble codes: P0352.
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2002 Land Rover Freelander S 2.5L Unknown VIN: SALJY22222
We narrowed it down to a high likelyhood of it being the left front cv shaft. Evidently these are popularly replaced and it has a movement of about 1/2 inch up an down on the inner joint. The customer has not allowed us to go any further as of yet because th...
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2001 Lincoln Continental 4.6L interior lights VIN: 1LNHM97V41
Gentlemen The car was repaired about a week ago but we wanted to make sure as it was not a every time thing. As stated before when we unhooked the light control module the draw would drop off. The trouble with replacing a costly component was, is it the part...
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1998 Mazda 626 DX 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Lack of power VIN: 1YVGF22C9W
Thanks for all the replies. I rechecked the timing, The belt was tight and in time. So i rechecked for vacuum leaks. Found the problem to be a leak in the manifold gasket and injector O-rings. The car runs great.
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1985 Mercedes-Benz 500SEC 5.0L No Start VIN: WDBCA44D55
Thanks a lot guy's,it was the ignition module indeed,the car had been sitting with the ignition on for 10 min when it happen,and that is what killed it,the customer want to have a rebuilt on it,I told him that there where problems with them,but he it is workin...
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1986 Mercedes-Benz 560SL 5.6L Engine idle VIN: WDBBA48D7G
Sorry for the delay, this car is fixed thanks for the help from Richard [...]. The problem was valve clearance on # 8 cylinder, we checked the engine compression engine hot, it was 145psi and we concentrated on that an...
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2000 Mercedes-Benz E430 4.3L windows and power seats VIN: WDBJF83G7Y
This one is fixed, we disconnected the front controllers and by watching the CAN data was able to see when disconnecting the divers door controller it would pass high and low when reconnecting it would not pass. We replaced both front controllers do to the fac...
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2005 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L rear suspension VIN: IN4BA41EX5
This one got fixed ! Thanks to everyone that replied. The shop that installed the link upside down installed it properly and realigned the vehicle.The customer returned the vehicle to us and everything checked out.
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1977 Other European Silver Shado 412CID Mechanical VIN: SRE2616600
it did have wrong fluid put in along time ago and the recent above normal usage swelled the seals the car is still apart waiting fo the rest of the parts to arrived.but i figured i could close this now thanks so much
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1992 Pontiac Firebird 5.0L NO Start VIN: 1G2FS23EXN
Thanks to all that responded, particular Chris [...]. Ended up replacing the VATS module and vehicle fired up. I followed Chris's diagnostic plus the system check from alldata to determine problem. Also vehicle has an after market alarm system installed whic...
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1998 Pontiac Grand Am SE 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1G2NE12T5W
we replaced the tower with a new one. if the customer comes back i'm gonna advise him to get a ac/delco tower. thanks for all your help,everyone. Trouble codes: P0300.
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1996 Saturn SL1 1.9L Shifting VIN: 1G8ZH5289T
Thanks for the input everybody,the differance between MP6 and MP7 on the bellhousing made all the differance even the yard owner learned something new,he checked and found 7 MP7's and only one MP6 that was still in a totaled vehicle with only 35K on it and tha...
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2004 Saturn Vue Red Line 2.2L No Start VIN: 5GZCZ23D34
after discussing options and expense with customer she decided to tow it to the dealer in beautiful Central valley as it is still under warranty. thanx to all that responded--I'll update the dealer remedy when she returns for maintenance--
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1999 Toyota Celica GT 2.2L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: ZZT231-000
thanks for all the assistance. i serviced the VVT unit and cleaned fuel system and car is working perfectly. Trouble codes: P0171, P1692 (vvtl-iocv1 open malfunction).
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2001 Toyota Highlander 3.0L cylinder 2 & VIN: JTEGF21A51
Thanks for all the replies, and soory it has taken so long for me to post this response we have been swamped. The problem was the spark plugs. I could see no physical damage to them but I replaced them and sure enough it fixed it. I was reading to much into al...
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2001 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L clutch disk VIN: 1NXBR12E81
As the replies indicated, it is pretty straightforward to do this clutch. One hint - pull out the rear crossmember that runs transversely. It is the one that the lower control arms attach to. No matter how involved it seems to do this - it makes the rest of t...
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1996 Volkswagen Passat GLS 2.0L MIL Lamp on, ON AFTER 2 TRIPS VIN: WVWGC83AOT
LETS START AT THE BEGINNING THIS CAR CAME IN FROM NEW YORK AND HAD FAILED TO,PASS STATE INSPECTION FOR YEARS THA CAR HAD MULTIPLE ISSUE WITH AFTERMARKET RADIO , ALARMS AND ELECTRICAL ISSUES. THE CODE P1613 0R 18021 WHICH IS THE MANUFACTUER CODE IS VERY TRICKY ... Trouble codes: P1613 (manufacturer code 18021 mil-call-up circ. open short to b).
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2000 Volkswagen Beetle GLX 1.8L oil light VIN: 3VWDD21C9Y
THANKS EVERYONE FOR THE INFO...FOUND THE PROBLEM DUE TO TECH ERROR ...THE SWITCH LOCATED ON THE SIDE OF THE OIL FILTER HOUSING WAS NOT PROPERLY PLUGED IN ...THANKS ...
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