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|1997 Infiniti QX4 3.3L rear suspension VIN: JNRAR05Y5V
went for a test drive and found death wobble when driving high speeds.felt like rear axle is not in alighnment .howeverchecked panhard bar for play (all good)checked upper radius am bushings and found them tobe cracked.so i replaced them and went for a test dr...
|2000 Mazda Familia 1.6L Stall VIN: JM6BJ10M20
I am a exAmerican Tech tring to scann this Mazda. In America this car would be a Mazda 323, or a Protoge. I am in StLucia caribbean and the cars are from Japan and although its a 2000 model it does not appear to be OBD11 as I cant find a OBD11 connector to con...
|2002 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L No Start, Blows fuse, #59 ecu VIN: JN1DA31A82
My tech made a mistake. He thought this was like earlyer Maxima's that there is a TSB to add a ground wire to the ground circut at MAF connector. This was for poor MPG. The car drove fine, no ses light for 6 miles on the test drive after all service work. Cust...
|2003 Nissan Murano SE 3.5L front left low beam VIN: JN8AZ06W93
the front left low beam light is not working; there is nothing worng with the bulb, we tested the bulb in the front right low beam 7 its working fine. we checked for power & ground; its ok, we have it. all the fuses work properly, there is no melting in the el...
|1987 Toyota Supra Turbo 3.0L Cooling Systems VIN: JT2MA71J5H
hey guys,i have a real thorn in my side.vehicle is daily driven and for no apparent reason vehicle will blow coolant through the overflow bottle after vehicle is stopped.does not happen all the time,vehicle does not run hot or overheat.i have personally driven...
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|2006 Honda Civic LX 1.8L No Power to pump VIN: 2HGFG12626
Bad ECM Thanx for the help. Had no injector pulse was able to pulse injector and test with noid lights and had all systems in proper operation. Car was 4k over warranty on ecm and honda just laughed at some help for the customer. programmed a new ecm and all i...
|2006 Honda Civic EX 1.8L noise VIN: 2HGES1232J
thanks again for the help everybody. i turned out to be a vavle train noise. i removed the valve cover and found one of the vtec motion springs broken on cylinder number one. the reason it would only make the noise at idle is because the spring is only used to...
|2006 Mitsubishi Montero Limited 3.8L transmission VIN: JA4MW51R12
Thanks to everybody, great resource.Jason and Dave were right, it was transmission related. Also Brian was right about the spark plugs and oil from the valve covers. First i replace the plugs and notice the oil leak witch i didn't fix at that time. Drove agai...
|2004 Nissan Pathfinder Armada SE 5.6L No Drive VIN: 5N1AA0BB14
I am waiting to make sure this one is fixed. In the mean while, It was suggested to check the TFT (trans fluid temp) sensor, the torque converter, transmission cooler, and trans cooler lines for being bent or clogged. We checked all of this, and found no pr...
|1989 Toyota Tercel EZ 1.5L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: JT2EL36G1K
When I first pulled the carb off this vehicle to check the float setting I didnt check to see if it was gaslogged. So I pulled it down again and tested the float by setting it in a bowl of gas. After noticing that the float was gaslogged I ordered a new one fr...