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|2001 Acura Integra LS 1.8L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: JH4DC23841
This car started out as having a interm. p1259 with no driveabilty issues,and after inspection I thought it had a problem with the Vtec solonoid.It progrssivly has goten worst.I replaced the vtec solonoid and pressure switch.The problem has not been corrected.... Trouble codes: P1259 (vtec malfunction)
|2003 Acura MDX Touring 3.5L Stall VIN: 2HNYD18633
Greetings fellow techs. This MDX has an odd symptom,along with some codes. First thing in the morning during the first 5 minutes of warm up the MDX will stall wile in gear when coming to a stop. I checked for vacuum leaks, and found none, except I noted that t... Trouble codes: P0172 (rich condition bank 1), P0175 (rich condition bank 2), P2279 (intake air system leak)
|1998 Infiniti Q45 4.1L No Start VIN: JNKBY31A1W
Vehicle engine with a intermitent lack of power. Pulled several codes PO325 and PO330 Replaced the fuel filter. It duplicated the same problem. Removed the fuel line to install a fuel pressure gauge. Engine cranks but does not run. Checked and there is no fu... Trouble codes: P0325
|1996 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA21D4T
Hello Nissan Techs: I have a 96 maxima with no idle intermittently. Also will not accelerate under load or in park. Sometimes it starts and idles OK but when I throttle it it looks like it has a rev limiter at 1500 rpm. Does not accelerate on drive/no power. I... Trouble codes: P1400
|2005 Nissan X-Trail LE 2.5L abs VIN: JN8BTO8V55
ABS code sets while applying brakes. Vehicle does not need to be moving, usually lots of pedal effort will illuminate light. Scanned vehicle using OTC Genysis ---no such vehicle. Entered vehicle as an XTerra to determine code. Verified by disconnecting pressur...
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|1994 Acura Integra RS 1.8L engine VIN: JH4DC4349R
thank you everybody for your advice. i did end up tearing up the engine and found that the cylinders were egg shaped causing excessive oil in the cylinders and causing oil to shoot up the intake during valve overlap. thanks again everybody for your help.
|2000 Honda Accord EX 3.0L Instrument lights VIN: 1HGCG1651Y
Hello all - when I called the customer to get his car back for the Big Grudge Rematch, he told me the lights had been working normally for the last few weeks. Did the new multiplex box fix the problem ?? Or is this an intermittent open-circuit that is going ...
|2003 Kia Sorento EX 3.5L Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: KNDJD733X3
Sorry for the delay (wanted to make sure this one kept running). thanks to Robert, Joseph, and David for their replies ...all were heading me in the right direction...the crank sensor. While waiting for divine guidance on this problem, the engine eventually re... Trouble codes: P0700 (trans contl), P0335 (crank pos sens a), P0306 (cyl 6 misfire), P0727 (engine speed input no signal).
|1991 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS 2.0L Timing Belt VIN: 4A3CS44R6M
After pulling the head, repairing the valves, reinstalling the head and t-belt..I ran the motor with the timing covers off to see if I could figure out what the problem was. You could see the belt walking back and forth on the pulleys...So I took the belt back...
|2003 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L engine VIN: 3N1CB51D73
Hi. Thanks to Chad, Rick, Robert, Hans, Vincent, Mark, Wayne and Joseph. Well we raised the front of the car about two feet and removed a heater hose and filled the rad till water came out of the hose and then re-installed the hose and ran the engine va...