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1994 Honda Civic EX 1.6L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 2HGEJ1123R
hi to all the techs, let's start by saying thanks to all who will take the time to help us with this.a few weeks ago we have a civic who came in with a no start no spark. we changed his dist assembly,the car started and left no problem. yesterday customer came...
1998 Honda Accord EX 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCG1658W
Car has just had an aftermarket cat installed and the light came back after 8 days. Has anyone seen anything else cause this on an Accaord before I bite the bullet and buy a dealer cat? Just don't want any comebacks... Thanks in advance Brian Trouble codes: P0420
2005 Honda Accord EX 2.4L D4 light blinking VIN: JN1BL549XJ
Greetings: Customer states that hard to start and D4 light flashes. Had young tech pull codes; came up with p0700 (transaxle fault) which led to scanning for trany codes and came up with 5-01 (transmission range sensor shorted). Codes obtained with OTC Genys...
2003 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 3.5L power steering fluid VIN: KM8SC73033
hello fellow tecs this is my problem customer brings in this santa fe with powewr steering fluid coming out the resovoir filled to proper level. still fluid leaking out. seems like there is to much activity in the resovoir lots of flow any suggestions would be...
2000 Lexus LS400 4.0L Screen VIN: JT153UF200
Hi my best group , can any one tell me how to unlock the audio unit which have security lock after intering the code wrong meny times ? any reply will be agreat help thanks Sameh
1992 Mazda B2600 LE-5 2.6L No Start VIN: JM2UF3144N
Truck was towed in with no start problem. It has injector pulse but no spark. I tried a differant distributor and coil. Also tried an ignitor off a running vehicle. Still no spark.I have followed the diagnostic charts on alldata several times and all cicuits a...
1991 Mitsubishi 3000GT 3.0L No Start VIN: JA3XD54B6M
vehicle is a crank - no start no pulse , no spark. when the crank cycle stops the computer fires the injectors and coils. if you tap the key in the crank psition rapidily you can get the engine to catch at the stop of the crank cycle - it will run , idle and p... Trouble codes: 22 (crank signal fault), 23 (no cyl 1 tdc signal)
1995 Mitsubishi Mirage S 1.5L Excessive Emissions, MIL Lamp on VIN: JA3AA26A8S
Hi all. This was lobbed in my lap against my wishes after a service writer who thinks hes smarter than me basically challenged me to fix what the previous tech and him couldnt(after 2 weeks of trying). I told em nothing crawls out of here till I make it run ou... Trouble codes: P0340
2001 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN8DR09Y21
after 30 miles of driving mil light comes on with trouble code po171. smoked the intake - no vacuum leaks found, fuel pressure ok. o2 sensors ok - i suspect the mass air flow sensor but when testing: 4 g/s at idle, 10 g/s at 2500 rpm within test limits. i also... Trouble codes: P0171
2004 Nissan Pathfinder Armada LE 5.6L ABS Module VIN: 5N1AA08A34
Hi I have a 2004 nissan amanda came in with the brake light on and customer say that the brake grips and vibrate was able to put ABS code C1179 speed control actuator. I check everthing possible but no luck. if i turn engine off then restart engine the light...
1986 Toyota Van Wagon LE 2.2L Unknown VIN: JT3YR226W4
This van has no A/C operation at all. We have replaced the HVAC module behind the glove box. We also converted to R134 and charged. Compressor will not come on. We have very limited technical info on this vehicle and to be honest do not really understand how i...
2003 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L ac lines VIN: 4T1BF28B4U
fellow techs. we have this avalon with the ac lines leaking at the firewall. my question is can these be replaced without removing the dash.it looks to me it might be possible to do by removing the blower case. removing the dash looks like a nightmare. thanks ...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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1999 Honda Civic LX 1.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2HGEJ6673X
Hello group: James, Winston,Chris and Leopoldo and others replied to help request. The answer to my question about whether the evap shut valve is energized with the key is turned on is no. The solenoid is only on when the pcm decides to sheck the evap system.... Trouble codes: P1456.
2002 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L climate control VIN: 0HKRL08922
i want to thank paul from tenn. and steve from cali because they were both right. put in resister for blower motor and compressor came on.
2005 Mazda 6 i 2.3L No Start VIN: 1YVHP84C35
I was told that there may be differences in the California Emissions engine, and the Federal. There are internal differences that can be changed just by switching a couple sensors, like I was informed by the place I received the engine from. I have sent the e... Trouble codes: P0335 (CKP Sensor Curcuit Malfunction).
1991 Toyota Pickup DLX 3.0L Engine idle Check engine light VIN: JT4VN13D2M
Thank you so much for your replies!! I think most of you hit it on the head. But we havnt had the truck back so we havnt been able to check it. Thanks again for your help!!!
1997 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L compressor VIN: 4T1BF12B7V
We renewed the Magnetic clutch relay and cleaned the ground connection at the right side kick panel. Had some great replys check the clutch gap, check for evaporator freeze up, temp sensor in evaporator case, check temp. sensor on bottom of comp.(wasnt one on ...
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