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2003 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L shift interlock VIN: 5FNRL18673
Hello everyone and thanks for the input on this one. I have this 03 Odyssey in for intermittent shift interlock problems. Intermittently, the customer cannot pull the car out of park. They have had the car for years, so they know the brake must be applied. I h...
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1997 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L Keyless Remote VIN: 4S2CK58V9V
This vehicle came in, customer bought a new remote for keyless entry. I have been unable to find any instructions for programming a remote. This is a factory system. I have looked all through Isuzu service manuals and all documents related to the Isuzu rodeo w...
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1995 Lexus ES300 3.0L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT8GK13T2S
Hello fellow Techs! This is my first help request. This '95 ES300 came to me with the MIL on and the customer stating that the vehicle runs fine, no performance issues. DTC P0401 EGR Insufficient flow was the only code at this time. Diagnosed and found a fault... Trouble codes: P0401 (Insufficient EGR Flow Detected), P0340 (Camshaft Position Sensor Circuit)
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1994 Mazda 929 3.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: JM1HD4610R
this car idles extremely high.has fast idle cold start and as it warms up idle climbs to 1500 rpm.have replaced iac/bac valve,ect with new mazda units.smoke test ok,adjusted tps idle contacts.no throttle stop screws or air screws have been touched by us or oth...
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2003 Nissan 350Z Track 3.5L No Start VIN: JN1AZ34DX3
We had a customers 03 Nissan 350Z towed in for no start. We are getting an RPM signal on our scanner, it is also showing injector p/w of 18.9. But we have no spark and no inj pulse. My tech didnt like the wave form out of the rear crank sensor and changed it b...
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2002 Subaru Outback 2.5L No Start VIN: 4S3BH66582
Hi Guys, We've got this Subaru in here that is a real hard start cold. Has been to two other shops and the dealer for this problem. Will crank fine but just dumps fuel into the engine and floods. When you finally get it started it smokes terribly until it clea...
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1999 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3HN86R5X
Keeps setting P0420, replaced air/fuel ratio sensor and it outputs a voltage of 3.2 volts @ idle all the way to the computer. The scanners (Modus) and (Mastertech) show 660mv for bank 1 sensor 1 (the air/fuel ratio sensor) and a varying 100mv to 900mv for the ... Trouble codes: P0420
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2001 Acura RL Premium 3.5L Center high stop lamp. VIN: JH4KA96521
Thanks again to all of those that responded. I wanted to put both an OEM socket and OEM bulb in. The socket was not available which lead me to beleive that it wasn't the problem. I did get an OEM bulb and checked the socket closely. I bent the grounding ta...
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2005 Honda Civic Value Package 1.7L Steering wheel shake VIN: 2HGES163X5
We rotated the tires and found no change in the ossilation. We will be putting the snow tires on in about 5 weeks and will see if there has been any change in the complaint. The customer is content with this plan. I am still quite sure it will end up being so...
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1995 Lexus GS300 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J8BD42S4T
Problem as suspected was not a misfire but a problem with misfire detection. By re-tracing all our steps, we found a broken tooth on the crankshaft sprocket--one of the teeth that the crank angle sensor is looking at. Must have happened when the timing belt ... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Misfire), P0301 (Misfire Cylinder 1), P0306 (Misfire Cylinder 6).
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1999 Lexus RX300 3.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Stall, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: JTGHF1OU4X
i thank evry one that replied to my request .I went from start checking evry little thing ,and evry data ,it turned up that the brand new company o2 sensor in my bank 2 was faulty ,sometimes it work some times it does not.i end up changing the unit for a true ... Trouble codes: P0125, P1150.
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2000 Mazda B2500 SE 2.5L No Start VIN: 4F4YR12CXY
After finding a used ecu for $65, I decided that it would make more sense to get it than spending any more time checking inputs or com circuits. It started right up. I have a code for ftp sensor, but that sould clear after replacing sensor(damaged during fue...
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2001 Mazda Tribute ES 3.0L Excessive Emissions, MONITORS VIN: 4F2YU08131
WELL IT IS FINALY FIXED; I THANK EVERYONE FOR THERE IDEAS AND INFO ON DRIVE CYCLES. I HAD RESEARCHED THE FIX DATABASE ON FORDS WITH MONITOR PROBLEMS AND FOUND A WINDSTAR WITH THE SAME MONITORS NOT RUNNING. HE HAD REPLACED ONE FORWARD OXYGEN SENSOR THAT WAS SHO...
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1998 Nissan Altima SE 2.4L pump unit VIN: 1N4DLO1D2W
thanks to all the replies. special thanks to reed [...] has the right answer.thanks again to all the teshs
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2001 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.5L Steering wheel VIN: JN8DR09Y31
I haven't been able to get this vehicle back to the shop to complete it, but I'm confident that replacing the struts will correct the problem. Seems odd that the problem only became noticeable after the tires and ball joint were replaced, but I guess thats lif...
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