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|1994 Nissan D21 2.4L up shifts VIN: 1N6SD11Y2R
This vehicle came in with hard to shift thur gears. We replaced fluid in transmission shifted fine for about 3 months. Customer came in saturday hard to shift again. Sometimes it will grind but will go in. Clutch was replaced about 1 year ago. After it sits ov...
|1998 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.3L forward/reverse
Hey guys!! Not much of a tranny guy but I have a problem child. Original complaint was customer was driving and vehicle started jerking then quit pulling. It was towed in and as soon as it was dropped I started it and it drove. After it heated up, when you co...
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|1991 Honda Accord LX 2.2L headliner area VIN: 1HGCB9851M
i have a situation that is stopping me from workin on this problem, i did learn that the strips on the roof conceal the fasteners for the headliner and this is probably where the leak is, i intend to seal this area with body filler and will post the results at...
|2002 Honda Accord EX 3.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FGCG16532
Thanks to IATN, this horrible Honda is fixed. First of all let me tell you the process I went to. Two days I battled a misfire on multiple cylinders on both banks. Although after clearing codes it would reset within two minutes, they were not dead misfires.... Trouble codes: P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304, P0305, P0300.
|1996 Lexus ES300 3.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: JT8GK13T9S
To all: My apologies for not responding to your input sooner. The vehicle has been driven several times and NO new codes were ever set. The smog has still not been completeted as I have have been busy with other sources of profit. It is my strong feeling t...
|2003 Mazda 6 i 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1YVFP80C73
Many thanks for all the prompt responses. It seems that most evap problems on mazda sixes are due to the well known concern with the purge valve sticking. Unfortunately this was not the case with this car. It had a very small leak downstream of the purge valve... Trouble codes: P0456.
|2002 Nissan Frontier SE 3.3L no drivability probl VIN: 1N6ED27T82
One of my replies was to replace the cut valve I did so and the light returned in about 200 miles of clearing code. Got another reply that said I could have blockage in the vent line for the evap system. I blew out every line and tested all solonoids involved ... Trouble codes: P1491 (vc cut valve fault).