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1993 Acura Legend 3.2L Entire ABS system VIN: JH4KA7676M
Hello all!!! I have this vehicle that has absolutely no ABS operation, lights, pump action...NOTHING Everything that we test comes up correct, tried new control unit, no change. The dash light never operates, the pump motor never pumps up, the ABS never oper...
1998 Honda Accord EX 3.0L speedometer VIN: 1HGCG1657W
greetings to all this speedometer on this car does not work nor does the odometer.a road test shows that the ecm is getting a signal and is reading a vehicle speed sensor.i removed instrument cluster disconnected the 22 pin connecter and tested the blue and wh...
2003 Honda Accord EX 3.0L Master Cylinder VIN: 1HGCM66523
We have an 03 Accord, came in with brake pulsation. Resurfaced front brake rotors and changed out the old nasty fluid. Not with a power flush, just suction out as much of the master cylinder as possible, then drain & refill the entire system & bleed. Now the b...
1998 Mitsubishi Montero Sport LS 3.0L No Start VIN: JA4MT3101W
Battery was dead, customer jumped hooking cables backwards blowing the 100 amp fuse. Installed new battery and fuse. Coils are not firing. With each one unplugged one side powers up with key on and one side pulses with engine crank. With coils plugged both sid...
1994 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.0L starter VIN: JN8HD17Y6S
hi i installed a napa starter in this p/u that customer had attempted to remove himself. had meter fuse blown which powers the starter solenoid and the dash cluster as far as i can tell. anyway started once, i shut it off and pinion gear stayed spinning by its...
2001 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.5L Poor engine power VIN: JN8DR09Y01
This vehicle has been a challenge for us. Complaint is poor power on accelleration (will cruise at 120 - 130 kmph but is a slug getting there). Will list the tests performed. Before we start we did try a new oem MAF sensor after the basic tests were performed ... Trouble codes: P1491 (VC cut / valve bypass valve fault)
1992 Suzuki Sidekick JX 1.6L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: J53TD02V7N
Okay, this vehicle came in a week ago with a check engine light on. It barely ran, idle really low, stalls went you accelerate, and misfires. I pulled code and got 15(coolant temp sensor). I check coolant level good and test sensor good. Then I check voltage a... Trouble codes: 14 (coolant temp sensor), 21 (TP sensor)
1986 Toyota Camry LE 2.0L No Start VIN: JT2SV16E2G
I need some help from Toyota tech. We receive this vehicle in our shop. The vehicle doesn’t start. They replace in other shop the alternator, ignition coil, and belts. The next day when we start the diagnostic the vehicle starts with no problems. I make a road... Trouble codes: 3 (ignition signal), 6 (rpm signal)

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2004 Honda CR-V LX 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: JHLRD784X4
There are two ends in the Evap: the vent valve at the one end and the purge valve in the other end. I recommand to replace the canister assembly which include the vent valve. Trouble codes: P1457 (evap control system leak detectedcanister).
2008 Honda Accord EX 2.4L Recalls VIN: 1HGCP36888
The two sites mentioned in the replies to search for recalls were www.edmunds.com and www.nhtas.org. Thanks for the help.
2006 Hyundai Tiburon GT 2.7L Release bearing VIN: KMHHN65X6U
Thanks to all who responded to my question. Everyone said the same, install the bearing on the input shaft with the fork engaged, install the tranny, and push the clutch lever in the firewall direction thus pushing the release bearing into the pressure plate u...
1997 Nissan Pickup SE 2.4L ign ckt VIN: 1N6SD16Y4V
, ign switch,and oxy sensor was replaced,o2 sensor was shorted,
2001 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 3N1CB51D81
Found timing chain stretched, but customer did not want to replace it so I can't verify that the new chain would cure it. Car is gone, can't complain.
2002 Nissan Frontier SE 3.3L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N6ED29YO2
Thank you for your responses. I found the knock sensor and the #6 injector to be bad. Also found distributor shaft bearing broken. Replaced all three components - vehicle runs great. Thanks again for your help! Trouble codes: P0300, P0325.
1995 Toyota Tacoma DLX 2.4L No Start VIN: 4TAUN41B75
well do to the fact that this problem dosent act up on a regular basis and the tests i was able to perform we decided to install a used ecm and the customer is going to let us know. i will add coments to this post when i hear somthing. thank to those who read ...
2004 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L Steering VIN: 4T1BF28B34
Ended up being the intermediate shaft. U-joint was binding. Replace, works fine now. Thanks for all the help, and suggestions. iATN is the best!
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