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2006 Honda Pilot EX 3.5L parking lamps VIN: 2HKYF18596
This is my wifes car and today she had a dead battery. I jumped it and took it to check out and found that the battery was bad. After replacing the battery as I connected the negative cable the parking and tail lights came on. I cannot shut them off. Thinking ...
2003 Isuzu W4500 NPR 6.0L ring and pinion VIN: 4KDC4B1U93
We are in the process of replacing the ring and pinion but have hit a road block- the ring is held on with a unusual looking bolt. It is similar to an inverted torx but is squared off, not pointed like a torx. We have tried using the SC620D which is the GM sea...
1999 Mazda Millenia S 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: JM1TA2226X
we scanned for codes & data ,mil light on.codes 01829,05414,05440 came up . we used two different snap on scanners & came up with this codes . there is no info on these codes ??? checked shop key , identifix , iatn please inform us as to what is occuring ??? t... Trouble codes: 01829 (05414-), 05414 (05440-), 05440
1996 Nissan Pickup 2.4L Cannot set timing VIN: 1N6SD11SOT
I cannot set the timing to 10 degrees BTDC. There are two distributor stab points that allow the engine to run, but the distributor will not rotate enough to reach 10 degrees BTDC in either stab situation. Alldata says through a TSB to disconnect the TPS conne...
2001 Toyota Sequoia Limited 4.7L pings VIN: 5TDBT48A31
vehicle has a hard ping when accelerating in the rpm range of 2000-[...]. test knock sensor with ohm test found open as per spec. timming advance will vary from 20 to 25 while pinging is happening. mass sensor reads 8gps at idle and will increase normally. ...
2002 Toyota Camry SE 2.4L No Start, No MIL VIN: 4T1BE32K72
Hello members. Got a Camry LE here towed in with no start. MIL light does not come on at all when it won't start. checked fuses, relays-all ok. tested power to PCM at connector E6 (according to Mitch. on-demand) pins B+, BM+, BATT- all 12.36V, which is what th...
2004 Toyota Tundra SR5 4.7L radiator VIN: 5TBRT34104
We used coolant test strips and they do not show any problem with the coolant, they show a pH of 7. What are we missing? We tested our water and it is not hard or soft, we have replaced hundreds of radiators without problems, and hundreds more vehicles have ...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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2000 Daewoo Lanos S 1.6L thermastate housing VIN: KLATA2266Y
i rechecked motor mounts,hoses.found nothing wrong.nothing causeing pressure or pulling on the housing. customer decided to get rid of this fine piece of automoble. thank you all
1991 Honda Accord DX 2.2L speedometer VIN: JHMCB7648M
all the replied said to fix the cluster. I did not realize that this car was reading in kilometers. when the customer called me back, he enlightened me to that, and also to the intermittent dead speedometer. Which is most definitely the speed sensor. which I h...
2004 Mazda 3 i 2.0L No crank VIN: JM1BK12F14
Thanks to everyone who replied especially George from BC. The customer only had one key. So we got 2 new keys. Reprogramed the new keys NOT add keys. Which you need to have a IDS and a subscription to Mazda Tech info. After that the vehicle seem to have gotten...
2000 Nissan Xterra SE 3.3L No Start, Stall VIN: 5N1ED28Y3Y
Well, this one is fixed! The clogged converters were the problem. No idea why the CTS code had set, but it hasn't recurred. Carl from Ohio also suggested checking the replacement distributor for problems if it was aftermarket. Good advice as I've seen trouble ... Trouble codes: P0115 (Coolant Temperature Sensor), P0325 (Knock sensor).
2001 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D91
Replaced vent valve cleared codes all seems good completed drive cycle thanks a million Trouble codes: P1488, P1491.
2003 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.5L Stall VIN: JN8DR09Y03
I received some good responses most directing me to the idle air relearn procedure. I had tried to do that with the Solus Pro but was unable to do it because I kept getting an error message during the test. I also tried to do a manual relearn but that was also...
2005 Nissan Maxima SL 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N4BA41E35
well the problem turned out to be slugde as some of you have sugested first off thanks for the replies second off i did a oil flush witch turned out to be putting a band aid on cancer but it was enough to get custumers car thru smog check and she is happy Trouble codes: P0021.
2007 Toyota Sienna LE 3.5L Excessive Emissions, MIL Lamp on VIN: 5TDZK23C67
This one is fixed the bank 2 sensor 1 heater was open. replaced it all is good. Big thanks to all!!! Trouble codes: P0051, P0158, P2197.
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