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1997 Honda Accord SE 2.2L Electronic VIN: 1HGCD5608V
thanx in advance, i have a accord that is setting a p0501 code which is vehicle speed sensor out of range. good pulse from ecm and replace 2 speed sensor already code still reappears. when hooked up to scanner vehicles speedometer shows different mileage to sc...
2001 Kia Sephia LS 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: KNAFB12191
Vehicle came in 2 weeks ago with P0455 code stored. Did test and found Leak detection pump bad. Odered pump and had vehicle come in this week for installation. After installing new pump code p1446 keeps comming up. redid test and LDP comes up being bad again. ... Trouble codes: 1446 (Vehicle origninally came in with a P0455 EVAP code. Now after replacing LDP vehicle stores a P1446 instantly.)
2002 Nissan Sentra CA 1.8L Ignition VIN: 3N1CB51D82
Car was bought as a tow through at an auction. When it came in I could tell someone was digging for electrical problems by some of the interior trims/panels torn out and missing. I tried to start the vehicle but all it would do is crank over. Tested spark and ...
2004 Nissan Sentra 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D24
This one came in with a check engine light on and a intermittent stumble when first starting hot or cold. Scanner found code P0507 stored in memory. The idle is more than target speed. And it is, target is 850, real idle is at 1350rpm. Check PCV system. Checke... Trouble codes: P0507 (idle control circuit)
1997 Toyota Tercel CE 1.5L Cuts out, Misfire VIN: JT2AC52L1V
Vehicle came in from another shop after installing a long block. Customer states the vehicle cuts out after gets operating temperature. States the vehicle did this with original block also. The "other" shop pulled code #P1300 and cleared x 1. This code has nev...
1998 Toyota Camry CE 3.0L trac light and abs light VIN: JT2BF22K2W
have this toyo with a blinking trac light and abs light on not blinking,the trac light is blinking steedy, no codes and can not preform speed sensor test. the light is blinking steedy.tryed to claer codes still blinks. checked codes in all systems no codes fou...
1999 Toyota Solara SE 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2T1CF22P4X
Hi everyone: this 99 solara misfires on cyls. 2,4,6 always. we checked timing marks twice and they are perfect. the other shop tried two used ecms. The spark is clean and strong on all six cylinders. The main thing we found is that the front injectors sound d... Trouble codes: P0300, P0505 (idle control)
2002 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L Misfire VIN: 4T1BF30K72
Every now and then under any condition this vehicle will misfire on all the cylinder at the Exact same time. only One time though. I had it hooked up to my Modis and was able to watch it. At that very moment all other reading or completly normal except for tha...
2003 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BF30K23
Car came in with MIL light on and slight surge on light accel from 20 to 40 mph. Found code for the B1S1 lean. Cleaned mass air flow. I switched the bank 1 and 2 AF sensors to see if it was a sensor or not. Light came on 1 week later and now it has a code P017... Trouble codes: P2195 (Bank 1 sensor 1 stuck lean), P0174 (fuel trim lean bank 2), P2198 (Bank 2 sensor 1 stuck rich)
2003 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L Hesitation, Surge VIN: JTDBF30K43
Hey fellow techs this my first request for help so bare with me please. My problem is a surge or hesitation on accel. No check engine light or codes the only thing I have noticed odd is while watching the data list on the scanner the short term fuel trim B1 wi...

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1992 Honda Civic CX 1.5L engine VIN: 2HGEH2349N
Thank you all for your time. We opted to keep the 8valve intake with an 8 valve engine. Ultimately the customer decided to go with a Jasper reman engine. Thank you again for your advice!
1993 Honda Accord LX 2.2L No Start, Hesitation, Surge, Stall VIN: JHMCB7554P
Ok Frends, I normally like to print as many scope records as I can. Looking at one of them, I realize that was just about 7v hig. Remember the 12.6 +- v I mentioned. On other one there was a trace showing half of the ground side a little up(about 1-2v) th...
2004 Infiniti G35 3.5L immobilizer VIN: JNKCV51F84
After installing of the new computer the car drove great as long ss the weather was good. The customer said the car would act up when it rains. Sure enough as soon as it got wet the car would go into a limp in mode and only move about 5 mph. I checked the c...
1998 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L Excessive Emissions VIN: JT3HN86R4W
Thanks for the response, this truck did not have a egr system, the catalytic converter was replaced and the vehicle pass emissions but barely, we cleaned the air mass meter and added carbon cleaner to the fuel system. I will report back if the CEL comes back o...
2001 Toyota Tacoma DLX 3.4L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 5TEWN72NX1
After checking wiring ,connections and all sensors I replaced the ecm and truck runs fine. Thanks to all that responed
2002 Toyota Camry SE 2.4L Hesitation, Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BE30K72
Replaced speedo head assembly. (dash unit) Car has been driven now for 1000 miles with no problem. Advice from members saying to replace head was right on track. Thank you for help Trouble codes: P0500.
2003 Toyota Matrix 1.8L MIL Lamp on, hard shifts VIN: 271KR32E85
Thanks for the replies, had the customer head on over to the dealer and had the computer replaced under warranty, it was a 2005 model and not a 2003. Sorry bout the mis info. Problem was fixed, customer was extremely happy. Trouble codes: P2716.
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