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2003 Honda Civic Hybrid 1.3L Electric Power Steering Assist VIN: JHMES96633
Customer complains the Electric power steering (EPS) sometimes does not work so she steers in Manual, other times the Power steering acts like its on steroids and steers so easy she has a hard time controlling the vehicle. I can't pull DTC codes (EPS light on)...
1997 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L speed sensor drive VIN: 1DGR6R8YO1
the speedometer bounces up and down, when the problem occurs the engine has no power. If the vehicle is shut off and turned on three times the vehicle then runs good. I think the mechanical drive in transmision that drives the #2 speed sensor is bad it can be ...
1993 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L engine VIN: 4T1SK12W3P
I have in our shop this 4 cylinder Camry wagon that we cannot figure out the overheating problem, we have replaced the radiator and the thermostat and just did the head gasket, the head checked good and was pressure tested. Unless there is a crack in the head ...
1995 Toyota Previa DX 2.4L rear tail/brake lights VIN: JT3AC11R0S
Hey Toyota techs, the rear tail and brake lights come on at the same time if you hit the brakes or turn the lights on, both elements light up. Replaced all bulbs with 1157 and high center 1156. Inspected and cleaned bulb sockets. Checked grounds using voltage ...

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2003 Kia Optima SE 2.4L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: KNAGD126X3
Thanks to all that replied... I replaced the timing belt balance belt. crankshaft reluctor wheel and Crank angle sensor and it runs good. Took it for a 2 hour test drive and no dying problems. Man im glad this one is over. Thank u Hyundai dude for pointing... Trouble codes: P0335, P0340.
2003 Kia Sorento EX 3.5L taillights VIN: KNDJC73353
Thanks guy's, I got a few reply's, the interior light is caust by a diode in the wirng loom with is in the left corner behind dash, and Ray was the one to tell me that the day time running light module causes the tail light not to come on some time, this one ...
2001 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L Excessive Emissions, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D01
Thanks for the replys, the main respone I got on these is the foam ECM recall from Nissan. I am calling this one fixed due to the CEL has not returned. If it does I am sure it will go to Nissan for that campaign. There is also a Cam,Crank, three piece sensor... Trouble codes: P0171 (Lean exhaust bank 1 repeated), P0174.
1999 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3HN86R5X
I have been waiting for this owner to come back. She still has not. I have learned more from this help request than any other I have made. Thank you very much to all of you. Because of you I am now a sponsoring member of IATN. Best thing I have done in years. ... Trouble codes: P0420.
2000 Toyota Corolla VE 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Stall VIN: 2T1BR12E2Y
Well, This one is not fixed (yet?). After trying a HO2S, complete throttle body assembly, 4 coils, and known good ECU, I'm stumped. I even completely isolated the basic fuel delivery system by running off a purge can of known good fuel. There are no vacuum... Trouble codes: P0171 (Bank 1 Too Lean).
2002 Toyota Sienna LE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T3ZF13C82
well, for now its fixed. when we removed the connectors from the ecu to test. we cleared the codes and drive it till the monitors set and so far so good. Possible ecu connection issue? Thanks for the replys Trouble codes: P1155.
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