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1999 Daewoo Nubira CDX 2.0L Oil Pump VIN: KLAJB82ZXX
After the car ran hot from a broken radiator it started the oil lamp blinking when the car has been on for a while (about 10 miles) then comes on and stays on until I shut the car off and restart it then is is off for a while again until it seems it has drivin...
2000 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2HKRL1870Y
This car has been to the dealership 4 times with no success. They replaced the evap bypass solenoid valve and the ECM (bypass shorted and burned ECM). They tested and said car OK. Mil returned, said fuel cap loose and reset. Mil on again, brought car to us. We... Trouble codes: 1457 (Evap Cannister Leak)
2000 Hyundai Sonata GLS 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHWF35V7Y
ok guys need help from foreign car experts. i replace maf 3k miles ago for same problem. she says boggs down and runs bad at times. i have never gotten it to skip a beat. but has same code again, so sounds like another post that was on here with now fix. possi... Trouble codes: P0100 (mass air flow)
2001 Kia Sportage 2.0L No Start VIN: KNDJA72311
Started testing system vehicle would not run check injector pulse with a noid light worked fine originally, pulle dpanel to test power and ground at fuel pump all ok, pulled hoses no fuel flow..put power on pump while unplugged no flow easy right new fuel pump...
1998 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.3L No Start VIN: JN8AR05S4W
car won't run with fuel pump relay in but will run fine jumping pins 3 and 5 for the pump. we have tried several relays. we have power at pin 2 also and continuity at pin 1 to ecm. are thoughts is leading towards ecm, because we are thinking were not getting t... Trouble codes: P0300
2000 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge VIN: 1N4DL01D3Y
This Altima runs poorly upon first start of the day. It seems to be running rich with a lot of fuel smoke coming from the exhaust. The car will only exhibit these conditiions for about 1 minuite after cold start up and then clear up on its own, or the engine c...
2001 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN8DR07Y41
clients concern is check engine light always on, test drove, vehicle runs good -tested and found that the long term fuel trim is high on both banks +30% -smoke tested for vacuum leaks, none found -tested for voltage drop from b- to engine with all loads on, .2... Trouble codes: P0171, P1441
1999 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L Hesitation VIN: 4S3BD4357X
Hello everyone, we have this fine subaru of a very good customer we're trying to fix. The vehicle came in with a complaint of a hesitation and trans shift problem. We experienced the hesitation. On Accel. about 1/2 trottle the vehicle would fall flat on its fa...
2000 Subaru Legacy GT Limited 2.5L Misfire VIN: 4S3BE6566Y
only misfire from dead stop takeoff will not misfire any other time doesnt matter if cold or hot help please somebody
2002 Subaru Impreza WRX 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JF1GG29632
Came in for MIL. PO171, bank one lean. Smoke checked intake system, no leaks. Cleaned injectors on a double length injection flush. Cleared codes, sent customer away. Light came back in a week. Changed the front a/f ratio sensor with a genuine subaru sensor. C... Trouble codes: P0171 (Bank 1 Lean)

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2000 Honda CR-V LX 2.0L wheel bearings VIN: JHLRD184XY
Again,I want to thank everyone who took their time to share their ideas to solve my problem.I decided to replace right front and rear right wheel bearings which solved the noise concern on this CRV.I appreciate everyones help.Thank you
1993 Isuzu Rodeo S 3.2L Hesitation VIN: 452CG58VXP
Thanks To The Both Of You Guys Who Helped,I Did Smoke The Intake And There Were Numerous Intake Leaks From The Throttle Plate Mount,EGR Valve And A Sensor There Was So Much Smoke Coming Out On Top Of Intake It Was Hard To Tell If Lower Part Of Intake Manifold ...
2005 Kia Optima LX 2.4L No Start, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: KNAGD12625
Well I think you were right about the crankshaft sensor, But the cust. declined repair and I can't tell all of you for sure. But thanks for all the help. Mike Trouble codes: P0335, P0300 (multiple missfire), P0301 (1 missfire), P0304 (4 missfire), P0403 (egr fault).
2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GT 3.0L Radio VIN: 4A3AE55H21
Hi Group, Thank you very much for the replies. The radio is un-locked and the customer is happy. We have recorded the code for future reference. The power of this network is fantastic. I do understand that Mitsubishi has every right to charge what they t...
1992 Toyota Camry XLE 2.2L Alarm VIN: JT2SK13E3N
If the alarm is dealer installed there will be a "T" connector in the ignition switch harness. It's behind the knee bolster under the steering column. Just unplug both sides and connect together. We also removed the wire harness and the alarm box which was att...
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