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2003 Acura RSX Type-S 2.0L air bag light VIN: JH4DC53053
car was wreck. fixed body damage.Replaced right crash sensor, both seat belt & tensioners, and both air bags. Then light was on all time. had someone read codes and they told us to replace SRS main module. Did that and light still on. Now our scanner says no c...
1991 Honda Accord LX 2.2L Charging VIN: 1HGCB9851M
battery light came on, headlights dimmed, happened once on a long drive. this is my car, anything besides the alt i should look at?
2001 Honda Accord LX 3.0L speedometer VIN: 1HGCG16401
Hi, I have this Honda Accord that has an intermitten inoperative speedometer and tachometer. Customer says he can hit the dash and it will work again. Scan for codes and found no codes. Not much information in my AllData system in this area. Hope some one can ...
2003 Honda Element EX 2.4L No Start VIN: 5J6YH28513
HELLO GROUP honda came in on a hook...starts for a second,then dies..checked for codes,,none found.could keep it running with starting fluid,so checked fuel pressure was at 38 psi..book sez 48 to 55..replaced fuel pump and plugs..same symptom,still wouldnt st... Trouble codes: P0339
2001 Infiniti QX4 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JNRDR09Y71
code P1140 in/timing solenoid circuit B no signal to ecu. tested cam sensor for variable cam timing with vantage, the have signals, tested cam sensor, that has signals, ohm checked variable cam spool solenoids, good, they have power to them, don't know how to ... Trouble codes: P1140
1999 Isuzu Rodeo S 2.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S2CK58D7X
po342 I believe is going to be a replacement camshaft position sensor, even though it looks fine on a lab scope. This code will set intermittently just after start-up. I did confirm clean ground (common with crank sensor). po401 is really driving me crazy. Th... Trouble codes: P0342, P0401
2004 Isuzu Rodeo S 3.2L 4wd system VIN: 4S2DM58W44
Hello, we have a rodeo with a 'check 4wd' light on solid. When you move the selector to 4 high the 4wd indicator flashes, it will not enguage 4wd. Alldata has limited information on pulling codes or diagonosing system. There are no codes for engine or transmis...
2002 Lexus LS430 4.3L steering VIN: JTHBN30F3L
I have a steering shake at 30mph and above only when hitting a bump or crack in road. Acts like needs steering shock to repair. The vehicle doesnt shake on a smooth road therefore isnt a tire imbalance. Also has 1 leaking strut on front end but dont think this...
1991 Mazda 929 3.0L No Start VIN: JM1HC2245M
OK, I know I need to do more diagnosis (and i will and post an update)...but I'm wondering if anybody has experienced a similar problem. This car will start and run fine after about three cranking cycles. The engine wants to fire off every time when the igniti...
1993 Mazda Protege DX 1.8L No Start VIN: JM18G2240N
need help again!!! this was going to be an easy day but not anymore. this car had an appointment for a alt today but was towed in last night and would not start ( turns over great ). i tested for spark ( has none ),tested for fuel pressure and thats good and ...
1993 Mitsubishi 3000GT 3.0L ignition VIN: IA3BM64J7P
no start, timing marks are ok, back fire through intake, cam and crank ref using modis ok, fuel press ok,
1983 Nissan 280ZX 2.8L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: JN1CZO4SDX
Vehicle comes back this year running poorly. Dosen't want to start more so when cold, misses, skips and always cuts out when trying to accelerate, but will idle when finaly running. Seemed like a lean condition. Tested airflow sensor( someone had pryed cover o...
1997 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L brake lamps VIN: 4T1BG22KXV
This car has no brake lights except for the high mount lamp. The brake lamps and horn would flash on and off when I connected the alarm main relay. Removing the alarm had no effect on restoring the brake lamp operation. I can jump across the connector at the l...
2005 Toyota Corolla XRS 1.8L EFI Fuse Blows VIN: 2T1BY30E55
Need some help with this vehicle, vehicle can be driven and everything works properly no codes and all data and peramiters are correct, then intermittantly the EFI Fuse will blow, there is no specific amount of driving sometimes it happens in a hlf a mile and ...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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1993 Honda Accord EX 2.2L engine VIN: 1HGCB7677P
Thanks To every one who responded to this proplem,after testing over&over we replaced the alternator with a honda alternator and fix all the proplem. thanks agian.
1999 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 4S2CM58W1X
Hi everyone: This is a fix. Thanks for all the replies, which were right on the issue. Advice was to check cam timing on that bank (bank 1), also to see if the pin on the sprocket had been broken. Sometimes this happens, allowing sprocket to spin freely on the... Trouble codes: P0201 (injector circuit malfunction inj 1), P0203 (injector circuit malfunction inj 3), P0205 (injector circuit malfunction inj 5), P0300 (random missfire).
1999 Lexus RX300 3.0L brake light VIN: JT6HE10U3X
Thanks for all the help, I order the bulb ( High Mount Brake Light Bulb ) from the dealer, it solve the problem, I guess the after market bulb have different resistance in the filament. Thanks to all read and help.
2002 Lexus LS430 4.3L Electronics (Dash, navigation) VIN: JTHBN30F42
Thank you all for your help. After more careful inspection of fuses,discovered a high amp. fuse located in fuse box in front of battery was blown.Rod and Robert were correct.Also found a couple of other fuses were blown.Both audio. Thanks,Jim
1998 Mazda 626 DX 2.0L Drive , M2 VIN: 1YVGF22C1W
Thanks to all that responded, I had installed the low/ reverse OWC incorrectly. Also removed the secondary screen filter from case.
2007 Mitsubishi Eclipse GT 3.8L Flywheel VIN: 4A3L35TX7E
I put it together with the old flywheel and everything seems OK. It was a gamble but the replacement flyweel was a week away and would add $500 to a $1000 job. Thanks for all of the replies, it was a huge help. I think it would aways be a good idea to repla...
1990 Nissan Maxima GXE 3.0L engine VIN: JN1HJ01P1L
thanks for all the replies. I gambled and took off the rear head as I thought the noise was loudest I found a small washer laying on top of piston hitting head (not in valve area ) I cleaned everything up put it back together and replaced timing belt and repla...
1990 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L Starting VIN: JF2BJ63CXL
Thank you everyone for the quick responses. When i got in this morning with a fresh head we found the bolt that holds the cam sensor in was missing and once replaced car started right up. thanks iatn
1998 Toyota RAV4 2.0L No Drive VIN: JT3HP10V2W
I wanted to wait a month-and 3,000 miles after fixing this vehicle to make sure it was fixed. The torque converter was taken to a converter remanufacturer and cut apart. It had a bad one way clutch and we replaced it with a remanufactured one. Just for grin...
2005 Toyota Prius 1.5L No Start VIN: JTDKB20U65
THANK YOU GUYS I SEND THE CAR TO THE DEALER THE CAR WAS WArranty the guy get the car back the battery was dead like most of you said than you guys again
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