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2004 Acura TL 3.2L radio VIN: 19UUA66264
the car came in saying no am. you put the radio on and you hear a little fuzz but nothing really. the channels show and will change but nothing comes thru. i am just wondering if anyone has seen this or heard of this any help would be very great.
2004 Honda Accord EX 3.0L fuel smell VIN: 1HGCM665X4
The customer is getting the smell into the car through the a/c ducts. It is intermitant and hard to pinpoint under the hood when it happens.
2002 Hyundai Accent GS 1.6L high am cold idle VIN: KMHCG35C32
Customer complaint-'really fast idle' first thing in the morning. Customer feels it is unsafe when putting into gear. This system has the typical cold start idle up. I have never had the exact symptom occur for me, but the vehicle has never been at the shop f...
2005 Isuzu NPR 5.2L MIL Lamp on, throttle control VIN: JALB4B1686
On moderate or hard acceleration check engine lightcomes on before first shift and fly by wire throttle stops working. I can get it back by clearing codes without shuting engine down, or by turning engine off for a couple of seconds. I dont have much informati... Trouble codes: P0093 (fuel system leak detected large leak)
2003 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on, CODE P0340 VIN: 3N1CB51D33
changed cam and crank sensor twice ecm was replaced no difference. cleaned tb , fuel pressure good. used to only happen when cold now its hesitating all the time. all powers and grounds are good @ the cam sensor. Trouble codes: P0340 (cam sensor circuit bank 1)
2000 Subaru Impreza RS 2.5L starter VIN: JFLGC6758Y
hey y'all, this one is simple enough; i'm trying to locate the starter interlock relay [manual trans] on this fine car. all doo-doo is not giving me any help, and i'm getting kinda old to be crawling around under the dash. sure would appreciate some help. car ...
2002 Subaru Impreza WRX 2.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: JF1GD2964G
the car came in with a bad power lose we found we had no turbo boost, evan when we worked the waste gate by hand, further inspection found the front convertor came apart and damaged the turbo and pluged the waste gate, after repair we rechecked vehicle and fou... Trouble codes: P0172
1995 Toyota Tacoma DLX 2.7L No Start VIN: 4TAUN73C1S
Help Toyota Techs! We have this tacoma with an odd starting problem. Once every 10-15 starts cold it cranks and wont start right away. After several seconds of cranking it will start poorly and run rough for a few seconds-it acts like its loaded up with fuel. ...
1995 Toyota Corolla 1.6L Excessive Emissions, High Nox VIN: 2T1AE04B8S
This vehicle is in for an emissions diagnosis. It has failed on high Nox, getting a reading of 1178ppm, and it's limit is 576ppm. This vehicle is not equipped with an EGR system. I am suspecting a faulty catalyst, except for all the other readings are throwin...

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1996 Acura Integra Special Edition 1.8L Exhaust valve VIN: JH4DC4368T
Hello Thanks for all the help. The machine shop put new exhaust vlave in again. On install of head we found fuel filter very restricted. We replaced filter and test drove. O2s switching normally and fuel trim was normal. Car has been gone a month. It seems odd...
2000 Honda Accord LX 2.3L Air Bag light VIN: 1HGCG5640Y
Sorry so long to close post but wife had a cervical cancer operation this month. EVERYTHING stops when stuff like this happens. She is fine though. I hope this late close does not kill my rating... The customer had to go to the dealer to get it repai...
2002 Isuzu Axiom 3.5L intelegent suspension VIN: 4S2DF58X32
this problem was intermitent by that i mean ok for days then light on for afew with limited responses and very thin info on a rare system we were unable to prove a specfic position sensor at fault. sensors are 375.00 each and i'm no guesser thanks for your tim...
2007 Kia Spectra SX 2.0L fuel pump VIN: KNAFE12207
Thank's to all, About the time I sent this request I went looking and found the inertia switch onthe driver's side by the hood hinge. Pushed it and the car started. Thank's Again, G.T.
1992 Mitsubishi Diamante ES 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire VIN: JA3XC647S6
sorry it took so long to revisit this. i finally got hold of the customer and asked him to bring the car back in. i explained about the most probable cause of the symptoms his wife was experiencing (the maf circuit inside the pcm). he told me the transmission ... Trouble codes: 12 (mass air flow sensor circuit malfunction).
1973 Nissan 240Z 2.4L No Start VIN: 1DJ579NM00
I got very good response on this one, I did as Jim [...], sugested in an Email reply, sprayed some cleaner in the carbs followed up by compressed air, then I was off and running. Also looking at the history of rocker arm issues it may have been lack of miles ...
2002 Subaru Impreza WRX 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JF1GG29632
So for lack of anything better, I cleaned the MAF and cleared codes. Car has been driving for tow weeks and I have not yet heard if the light has come back on or what. I will updtae the post when I know Trouble codes: P0171 (Bank 1 Lean).
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