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2000 Honda Accord EX 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCG3178Y
Code P1167 air fuel ration #1 sensor heater circuit fault. Tested system, replaced front and rear sensors with OE parts. Light comes back on after 80 seconds of running. While monitering with scanner ECU turns heater off and the check engine light comes on ins... Trouble codes: P1167 (1 air fuel sensor heater system fault)
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2000 Honda Civic EX 1.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGEJ8140Y
Hello fellow techs, I checked the system for leaks by vacuuum pumping the canister w/ vent valve energized held vacuum, test also included purge valve integrity. vacuuum tested hose from canister to tank which includes tank and capvlaving and sensor connection... Trouble codes: 1457 (evap system leak evap area)
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2005 Kia Sorento EX 3.5L Mechanical VIN: KNDJD73375
Car make a rattling noise when engine is running a idde.We replace oil and filer with dealer filter.No sign of slug.No damage to oil pan. Engine clean.Notice the Rt valve cover seem to have heated up.
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1990 Nissan 300ZX 3.0L lower intake manifold VIN: 1N1R726A8L
Good day guys, We have this 1990 300zx 2+2. It has a coolant leak from the thermostat housing under the lower intake manifold. Work instructions in Mitchell and Alldata are incomplete. It seems we will need to remove the egr valve, which is a 12 hour job.It lo...
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2000 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Stall VIN: 3N1CB51D3Y
comp shows 3 +- .3 gps at warm idle will mot run unless fuel pressure is up to 70 psi sluggish to rev loss of power vac does not go to pressure idles great with high pressure motor sounds great (no noise timing components quiet) scanner shows inj pulse width t...
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2003 Nissan 350Z 3.5L No Start VIN: 1JLKIJH353
Can somebody help me with this security system, i installed this motor on a project car (custom build) everithing worked great fro the first 10 min. then it would not fired back up, i realized i hade triped the security system. i am only using O.E control modu... Trouble codes: 1612 (nats malfunction)
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2002 Subaru Impreza WRX 2.0L Cuts out, Stall VIN: JF1GD29632
This car runs good. It has an intermittent problem with cutting out and stalling, hot engine, no codes but the mil light flashes on and the tach drops off when miss (more like engine dies) happens. Engine will die, crank with no start- no spark at coil over pl...
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2004 Subaru Impreza WRX 2.0L 1st gear VIN: JF1GD29684
Need some information please. I have a friend who has this subaru that goes into first gear when vehicle is stationary but will not when its moving. Sounds to me that the syncro has gone bad. My friend was talking to some subaru tech in the bar and was informe...
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2006 Subaru Outback XT 2.5L no reception VIN: 4S4BP67C66
customer came in with a problem with radio was not getting any radio stations. was triying to look up information about this radio as far as trouble shooting procedures but could not find anything. found only simple diagram about the antenna amplifier.would li...
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2004 Suzuki Forenza S 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: KL5JD52Z24
I cannot find any info in mithcell, or all data on p0488 trouble code. tryed 3 scanners to confirm trouble code is the same. I looked into trouble codes and this is like a ghost code. All the info alldata, mitchell, iatn, doesn't even list this as a code that ... Trouble codes: P0488
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1985 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.2L o2 sensor VIN: JT3FJ60G7F
we have a 1985 land cruser fj60 and there are 2 wires where the o2 sensor connects, my question is is the o2 sensor supposed to mount before or after the cat ?? the 2 wire o2 sensor has been discontinued and a 1 wire is only available now, which wire do we con...
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1999 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.7L No Start VIN: JT3HT05J5X
towed in died on freeway while running. we scanned it crank signal code up, replace crank sensor, at first it acted like was going to start hydrauliced a little like out of time. ck timing belt was off one tooth pass cam. realigned that. still wont start.no rp... Trouble codes: P0335
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2000 Toyota Sienna LE 3.0L Compressor VIN: 4T3ZF13C0Y
Hello, I have this Toyota Van that Iam having trouble with. The A/C button light blinks right away after pushing it. I have replaced the compressor with a New Denso, it comes with a new sensor on the bottom off the compressor. Also replaced drier & evacuated a...
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2001 Acura MDX 3.5L radio VIN: 2HNYD18221
Thanks for all the help, actually the customer called her sales rep and they had it in their system from a previous incident. Thanks fella,s for all the help
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2002 Acura RSX 2.0L phantom draw
Fist time was able to get back to a computer and checked out every persons help request. Thanks to all my Tch brothers for the help. Working on the car again tonight and will persue all the leads you guys gave me. I had run through the AMP METER to BATTERY ...
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2005 Acura TL 3.2L Air Bag VIN: 19UUA66265
Finaly got the Acura back in the shop,Thank you so much for all the great responces. A BIG Thanks to John [...] of Florida who faxed me the diagnostic tree. Yes it is a bit funky that in the end they will tell you after check the wiring to replace the sen...
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1993 Honda Accord EX 2.2L No Start VIN: JHT1435GNL
THANK YOU ALL TODAY I LET IT RAN 30 MINUTE THEN I TURN OFF DOES NOT RESTART CHECK NO SPARK AND INJETOR PULSE BUT HAD FUEL PRESSURE SO I WENT BACK REPLACE ANOTHER IGNITOR WORK GREAT SO FAR THANKS AGAIN YOU GUY ARE GREAT
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2003 Honda Accord EX 2.4L 3-4 shift VIN: JHMCM56623
Hey all,Thanks for all your responses.The fluid was in great shape by the way.Sorry I didn't disclose that info.I ended up speaking to an asian trans rebuilder that has done work for us.And he told me that trans assy. has a series of screens inside and sometim...
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2000 Mitsubishi Galant ES 2.4L Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 4A3AA46G2Y
Hey guys thanks for replying to my request. I did a smoke test on the engine and nothing showed up. I pin tested the O2 sensor while I was test driving the vehicle to record the pattern. When the vehicle felt like it would misfire, the O2 pattern showed no ...
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1987 Toyota 4Runner SR5 2.4L Injector wire connectors VIN: JT4RN62S9H
Thanks for the advice on this unusual problem...who would have thought it would be so hard to find a wiring harness? I finally found a good used one from a salvage yard, but it took six used harnesses before I found one good one...they all had similar problem...
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1997 Toyota RAV4 2.0L abs VIN: JT3HP10V5V
Well, I would like to thank all that replied to this post. The first two were right on track. The right tone ring was cracked. What I did was perform the "speed sensor signal check" (found this in Alldata under testing and inspection for ABS) and got a code 75...
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