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Open Help Requests for Asian
|2004 Hyundai Tiburon GT 2.7L temp guage VIN: KMHHN65F74
Car came in for engine light on, ck codes. desired temp not reached within two minutes of startup. posible cause, stuck open thermostat. removed thermostat housing and no thermostat, good, right? engine seems to not overheat(my computer shows never over 200 de...
|2001 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.5L heater VIN: JN8DR09Y71
help!! this nissan is driving us crazy!! the customer's complaint was the heater would blow cold and the engine took a long time to warm up. she would warm the car for 20 minutes and after 1/2 hour of driving, the heat was still cold. we verified the sympto...
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|1999 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L Misfire VIN: 4S2CK58W0X
THANK TO ALL OF YOU GUYS THAT HELP ME WITH THIS VEHICLE, FINALLY WAS ABLE TO FIND THE LEFT INTAKE CAM TO COMPARE IT WITH THE OLD ONE AND CAM WAS ABOUT 90 DGRS OFF, INSTALLED A KNOWN GOOD ONE AND PROBLEM SOLVED, POSSIBLE REASON FOR MALFUNCTION WAS A LACK OF LUB...
|1999 Lexus RX300 3.0L needs replaced VIN: JT6HF10U0X
Thanks to all who replied,most of you said hang motor & pull trans. by itself,that,s what I did.Hung motor from top side w/OTC engine holding fixture,unbolted rack & swaybar from cradle & tied up,dropped cradle & used heavy truck trans. jack to slide complete ...
|1988 Mazda RX-7 GTU 1.3L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality VIN: JM1FC3311J
Thought I had this one fixed,I had three replies,when i would start this car there was no tach. and no trailing coils,if you turn the car off and then on again so it still stays running you will have a tach. and trailing coils? So i thought for sure i had a ba... Trouble codes: 12 (trailing coils/module code).
|2002 Mazda MPV LS 3.0L power sliding door VIN: JM3LW28A42
Hi iatn members : The power sliding doors all working now,it turns out the master on/off switch is not working,both power sliding door modules have to see the ground signal in order to work (it is the "white/blue" wire at the master switch).This wire may be ...
|2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport LS 3.0L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: JA4MT21H01
You guys rock! Just about everyone knew better than I did about dealer level programming. I realize manufacturers have reasons not to release certain things, but in this case the customer will never buy another Mitsubishi- that much is for sure. Its fixed and ... Trouble codes: P1610 (Immobilizer).
|1987 Nissan 300ZX 2+2 3.0L engine temp sensor VIN: JN1HZ14S9H
Thanks to all, I used a 19mm 1/2 in drive socket to remove sensor. I did remove the fan just for move room.
|1988 Nissan D21 E 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall, loss of power VIN: 1N6ND12S4J
The replys were very helpful and covered, grounds, MAF problems,& injectors. In the end after following their suggestions I found the problem to be an injector that must be plugged. The customer has put the repair on hold while he gets the necessary funding.... Trouble codes: 51 (fuel injector fault), 34 (found no documentation).
|2004 Nissan Altima S 2.5L long crank VIN: 1N4AL11D14
The fix was a new fuel pump.we retested fuel pressure after installing new pump and found pressure was holding.after talking to the nissian dealer parts guy,he indicated that pump failure is very common.also like to note that this is a returnless system,i have...