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1993 Honda Accord EX 2.2L shifting VIN: 1HGCB7242M
i replaced the transmission due to slipping and burnt fluid. the original trans had the same problems. i think the controller is bad. i don't know if it is part of the engine controller or by itself. all help would be appreciated. does the honda have a limp mo...
2004 Kia Rio 1.6L No Start VIN: KNADC12584
This vehicle was towed into shop with no start. Customer stated that she was driving stoped at store and the vehicle would not restart. Tested for spark and I get aprox 2 or 3 sparks and vehicle sounds like it wants to start then spark goes away. Hooked up sco... Trouble codes: P0340 (cam position sensor circuit)
1990 Mazda B2200 2.2L crank VIN: JM2UF3138L
mazda b22o0 with crankshaft keyway slipped and now timing is off, whats the size of the new key and any ideas on how to fix the crank which appears to be almost 2 times the original size, (width of the key) note the repair history. thanks.
2003 Mazda Protege ES 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Misfire VIN: JM1BJ22593
Car takes for ever to start, wont idle well and has a multiple missfire code set. car drives down the road ok but dosent want to idle at a stop. Thanks in advance Craig Trouble codes: 300 (multiple missfire)
2002 Mitsubishi Montero Sport Limited 3.5L fluid VIN: JA4M141R92
we are having a problem with the power steering overflowing when the vehicle is turned off. we have bled it (same results). it started after we tuned up engine. but we dont see any related activities that might caused this . steering seems to be working fine w...
2000 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L No Start VIN: 3N1CB51D9Y
Good Evening Techs, This car was brought in to us for a no start problem, found I had injector pulse and no spark. Had 12 volts at ignition coils. When I hooked up scan tool, showed engine RPM while cranking. Is this a bad ECM? Any help would be appreciated. ...
1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L iacsv humming VIN: 4S3BG6857V
getting humming noise through iacsv bypass hose
1999 Subaru Legacy GT 2.5L speedometer VIN: 4S3BD675XX
Hello fellow techs. I have this Subaru that has speedometer that does'nt always want to work. I can scan the vehicle speed sensor and it has the ability to show miles per hour. Just wondering if anyone has come accross this situation. All help is greatly appre...
2003 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L No Start VIN: 1NXBR32E93
Hello Fellow IATN Members, I don't normally post help questions but I am stumped today. I had a 03 Corolla towed in yesterday for a no start. The customer stated that they ran over a road cone and then the car died. I have not seen anything under the car that...

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1987 Acura Integra LS Special Edition 1.6L Excessive Emissions VIN: JH4DA3359H
Finally this one is down the road, I finally got it too pass, I looked at all the sensors on a lab scope while on the dyno,I evan simulated different readings back to the computer to see if it would change, did not see any glitches or see any changes, the map ...
1992 Honda Civic DX 1.5L No Start
nick from california hit it right on the nose i check for ground from the green/yellow wire had none when i open up ecm found water in ecm cust got rid of car
1995 Honda Accord EX 2.2L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1HGCD5666S
First of all, I would like to thank all who replied to our request for help. Most of replies were to remove the injectors and the plate under them, or in some casesto remove the intake if no plate was available, to clean (what sounds like a common problem) t...
1996 Honda Accord Value Package 2.2L starter VIN: 1HGCD5691T
i would like to thank everyone that had replied with wonderful ideas and suggestions. after trying two different starters both with the same problem as the original, we decided to loosen the starter bolts and crank the car a couple of times then retighten the ...
1999 Isuzu Rodeo S 2.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S2CK58D7X
A pint of GM Top Engine Cleaner and a lot of compressed air, and this one is finally fixed. One reply mentioned pulling the intake manifold, which I must admit I was leaning towards. Thanks especially to Marty [...], who encouraged me to persist with the sol... Trouble codes: P0342, P0401.
1994 Mazda 929 3.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: JM1HD4610R
this car is fixed SOMEONE,I SAID SOMEONE!had adjusted the throttle stop screw which is a big no no! i had asked customer 3 times if he had messed with anything or if he had car at any other shops.he said no and i wanted to beleive him because he is a loyal cus...
1994 Mitsubishi 3000GT SL 3.0L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JA3AM64J6R
Well finally fixed the car from the firey pitts of hell.What i ended up finding was the reluctor ring for the cam sensor was bolted on 1 bolt patteren off. I ran the patteren for the cam and crank orver top off each other on the modis and see that the squar ... Trouble codes: 22 (no Crank Signal), 23 (no Cam SIgnal).
1990 Nissan 300ZX 2+2 3.0L Heater VIN: JN1RZ24AXL
Problem was the heater control computer. After removing part of the dash to see all the servos. We could see all the servos working, the computer was not opening the blend door.
1997 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.3L No Start VIN: JN8AR05Y6V
I appears that the ECCS (main)relay was the culprit, we replaced it & the fabulous nissan product has not returned:] were gonna call this one a good fix... Thanks to any & all who helped & Keep Up The Good Fight!!!
1995 Toyota Celica ST 1.8L vehicle VIN: JT2AT00NCS
Thanks to all. Dan hit right. swap out the new aftermarket mounts with toyota mounts and it was cured completly. thanks again
2001 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BG22K31
this ones fixed, after almost everyone said to replace the canister i asked the customer and we replaced the canister with valves (located by fuel tank) and 3 weeks later and no light on. thanks. Trouble codes: P0446 (evap).
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