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1998 Acura Integra LS 1.8L shift interlock VIN: JH4DC4458W
Thanks in advance for your time. We have this Acure which is driving my techs nuts. The owner stated he was backing out of a driveway and when he went to go forward he had no sppedometer and would not shift out of first gear. Thought it was a simple VSS issue ...
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1997 Audi A4 Quattro 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUEA88D3V
Fuel trim codes bank 1 and 2 smoke check shows leaks from area around throttle body, all hoses and gaskets have been changed, just where else could it be leaking from. Thanks in advance for any help
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1998 Audi A6 Quattro 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUBA24B9W
Long story Sorry Guys This car will set the same code about once every 3-4 weeks. This is how repairs have taken place. First visit I found plastic vacuum line to reservoir at L/F fender cracked. Repaired line. verified solenoid operation and operation of both... Trouble codes: P0411, 16795 (Mfg. code same as P-0411)
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2004 Audi A8 Quattro L 4.2L Electonic p-brake VIN: WAUML445E4
After about 4 hours of screwing around, not finding a suggestion in the fixed database, I figured I'd post this to help not only you folks, but myself for future reference. So if I'm not properly following IATN Procedure forgive me. Doing the job wassn't to ba...
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1993 Buick Park Avenue 3.8L Stall VIN: 1G4CW52L6R
The car runs great, cranks great, good fuel pressure, no codes but when you drive it it stalls almost every time you come to a stop. I unplugged the lockup solenoid and it still stalls out. there are no codes and other than the stall the car runs perfect, no c...
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2004 Buick Century Custom 3.1L a/c VIN: 2G4WS52J14
After changing the battery in this car we have lost power to the a/c controler. The question is I was told it was from a power surge, ie from changing tne battery. As anyone delt with this on GM'S before. With auto climate control. If yes do you know how or wh...
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1990 Cadillac DeVille 4.5L No Start, Stall VIN: 1G6CD53321
This car came in on the truck yesterday for a no start. Customer is from out of town and needs car asap. Test's showed ign. module faulty, no spark. Replaced, vehicle started and ran perfect, with no MIL. Shut the car down and put the air cleaner back togeth...
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1978 Chevrolet K20 Custom Deluxe 5.7L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: CKL248Z165
This truck idles beautifully in park and neutral, but when thrown in gear it bogs down and idles really rough. It also seems to hesitate for a second when giving it gas unless you ease on the pedal more slowly. It has an edelbrock carb and I have tried adjust...
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1986 Chevrolet Corvette 5.7L coolant water p VIN: 1G1YY078IG
HELLO PLEASE DON'T KILL ME FOR THE QUESTION i am working on changing the water pump on an 86 vette and the instructions on alldata are clear remove top bracket bolts ,lower mounting bolt and pull bracket forward and remove upper bracket bolt and than compresso...
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1994 Chevrolet S10 4.3L Hesitation, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1GCCT14W3R
motor starts to suge and stalls we loss communtion to computer start motor up it runs 1500 rpms and is stuck in 2gear till you shut key off then you can talk to the computer and will not save codes we have all power and grounds are good thank you for your time Trouble codes: 0000 (when it stalls we loss data cant talk to computer)
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1994 Chevrolet S10 Blazer 4.3L No Start VIN: 1JSBDLEH12
Got my mother-in laws Blazer here with a no start. I have a no fuel pressure, and my fuel pump relay isnt working. I swapped the plug from the relay next to it on the fire wall and the relay comes on. My question is where does the relay get its power from. I d...
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2001 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 LT 5.3L Mechanical VIN: 3GNEC16T91
cooling for a/c system is good if the a/c belt will stay on pulley or if does not brake tensioner,as engine rpm rises with a/c on,belt tensioner racthes back and fouth,and is very noise,i have replace three differant belts and tensioiner,,revacuate and charged...
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2004 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD LS 6.6L no low end power VIN: 1GCHK29224
Truck makes no power untill about 2200rpm then powers up well. No codes,no cel, no boost leaks, fuel pressure is right on the money. Prior owner had a tuner on it and removed it prior to us gettin the truck. It has a magnaflow cat back exhaust and intake tube ...
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2006 Chevrolet Cobalt SS 2.4L cruise control VIN: 1G1AM15B26
thanks in advance for any help offered. this cruise control will not work on this vehicle and the tech2 will not maintain communicaton although another generic scan tool will keep communications. all of the available data on solus scanner is functioning but th...
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2000 Chrysler LHS 3.5L No Start VIN: 2C3HC56G7Y
Good Morning and thank you in advance for your assistance. I have this vehicle with a no start condition. There is no communication with computer. I checked fuses and connections. I also notice that when cranking, it shows no RPM so changed crank and cam senso...
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2003 Chrysler 300M 3.5L Guage Cluster VIN: 2C3AE66G63
Hello all, The car came in with the complant of the speedo being off about 20 to 30 MPH I test drove the car and noticed right away that the guage cluster is in KPH! I called the dealer; they need the orignal, and they can only match it to the vin, thus I woul...
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2000 Daewoo Nubira SE 2.0L No Start, Stall VIN: KLAJC52Z1Y
Vehicle has an intermitant No start and stall. When vehicle is cranking and not starting there is no spark or injector pulse. Scoped Cam and Crank sensor and they appear to be ok. Did notice there is a TSB for Cam sensor melting and a phasing type procedure fo...
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1991 Dodge Stealth R/T Turbo 3.0L Surge, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: JB3XE74C7M
Any tips from you dodge or mitsubishi gurus will be appreciated. Car starts and runs very well until it's driven. As long as a light throttle is used the car runs ok. Once one gases on it though, it acts like it's cutting out or misfiring badly.(sort-of falls ...
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1993 Dodge Dakota 5.2L Cuts out VIN: 1B7FL26Y7P
Hi, Guys I have a Dakota that is driving me nuts. The guy came in telling me how after the truck sets all night and in the morning it starts and runs fine for ten minutes and it starts to run like crap for another ten minutes and then it stratens out and runs ...
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1994 Dodge Grand Caravan ES 3.8L Surge VIN: 1B4GH54L6R
This vehicle feel like it has the rev limiter kick in at about 4500 rpm. Coil and cam sensor made a difference, but it's not fixed yet. Does it more when fully warmed up. It feels like its running out of gas kinda, but have had fuel pressure gauge taped to win...
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2002 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.8L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 2B4GP74LX2
Greetings fellow techs, Got a 2002 Dodge Grand Caravan in the shop with an intermittent rough idle, stall problem. When this occurs PO508 IAC Motor Sense Circuit Low code sets. The IAC motor was replaced at a different shop along with fuel filter, throttle bod... Trouble codes: P0508
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2005 Dodge Caravan SXT 3.3L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1D4GP45R25
This Vehicle came in for MIL on, Hard start, and Sputters after warm up. There was 2 codes P0340 and P0344, both CMP codes. After the Vehicle warms up, it will have an extended crank, throw the codes and then will not go over 2000 rpm. It seems like it is at t... Trouble codes: P0349
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2005 Dodge Grand Caravan 3.3L Parking Lights VIN: 1D4GP24R75
No parking lights No voltage at fuses and no action at the relay Checked wiring underneath the fuse/relay panel Are these relay/fuse panels known for problems? Any help is appreciated!
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1999 Ford F-250 Super Duty XL 7.3L engine VIN: 1FTNX20F3X
What a problem child, any help will be greatly appreciated. This truck would only go into reverse after pulling a heavy trailer load, i had the trans replaced. After I got it back from the trans shop the vehicle had no power at all cold and smoked white heavil...
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2001 Ford F-150 XL 4.6L Misfire VIN: 1FTRW07W81
this isnt a common problem ive seen before-it is not narrowing it down to what cylinder or even which bank-what other things might it be---is there something common on this set up-any help would be great-thanx brian Trouble codes: P0355 (ignition coil fault and or circuit)
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2002 Ford Windstar SE 3.8L Anti Theft System VIN: 2FMZA51472
To all Ford techs Thanks for any help in advance. My girlfriend's Windstar started up and when she was pulling out of the driveway it died. I went over to look at it and when you turned the key there was no voltage at the starter when you turned the key to th...
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2005 Ford F-150 FX4 5.4L Misfire VIN: 1FTPW145X5
Have an issue with my 05 F150 FX4 Supercrew. It has the 5.4 3V motor. The truck runs fine until I have been driving for a while and it gets hot. The problem is what I thought at first was a trans. problem. But when I scanned for codes I retrieved P0351 and P03... Trouble codes: P0351 (Ignition Coil Circuit A), P0356 (Ignition Coil Circuit F)
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2005 Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor 4.6L wipers VIN: 2FAFP71W15
Hi all, i have a 05 crown victoria that the wipers and washers operate with the switch in the off pos. thinking switch or maybe relay. i assume the relay is biult into the motor as i cannot locate it under hood dist box. thanks for any input
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2006 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L noise VIN: 1FMFU16537
ok. i have eng noise that is kinda quit. sounds like light exh leak and valves or inj noise. maybe noisy injectors. i dont know. i am putting in 8 new inj shortley. any help. runs fine just freaken noisy. seen tech bull on 5.4 in ford exd years 06 eng. 3 valve...
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2008 Ford E-250 5.4L Mechanical VIN: 1FTNE24L48
WE HAVE A FLEET OF THESE E-250 VANS.The 2008 are having a problem with the anti rattle clips on front cailpers disappearing. We have 8 and so far 6 have lost one ore more clips all before 20,000 miles. Ford has supposedly fixed 4 of them under warranty but one...
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2001 GMC Yukon XL 1500 SLT 5.3L No Start VIN: 33GKFK16T4
Truck is a tow in, no start. Try starting acts like, a pass-lock problem. Code 1626 stored in PCM memory. At this time, I am unable to communicate with BCM, the keyless remote is inop, as is the door chime, the secuity light is on solid. I prepare to pin test ... Trouble codes: P1626 (Anti-theft fuel enable circuit)
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2001 Honda Civic DX 1.7L Head, brake, turn signal, flasher, cruise control VIN: 1HGEM21981
This vehicle has several electrical issues. Turn signals only work when headlights are off. Cruise control only works when headlights are on. Brake lights very dim and go out with headlights on. Right turn signal flashes very fast (bulbs ok) left signal flashe...
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2004 Honda Accord LX 3.0L camshaft VIN: 1HGCM66574
car came in no start customer said that heard noise and died would not restart. found that the crank was 45 degrees out found that the car would not turn over by hand when put into time. pulled heads and found that the exhaust valves had hit but the head guy s...
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2004 Infiniti G35 3.5L over heat VIN: JNK1CV51F0
car comes in over heating with a/c on fans working, all hoses are hot-240.thermostat replaced.have ran and checked a few times and all seems ok except its over heating.also noticed after awhile ac not that cold.condensor reads at 160.any help would be great
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2001 Jaguar S-Type 3.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: SAJDA01N91
Jag Techs, I have this 01 3.0L jag that has interminant high idle with no stored faults. we have cleaned the throttle body, reflashed the pcm, smoke tested several times for intake leaks. Our other optioned is to replace the throttle unit,but as you all know t...
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1994 Lincoln Town Car Executive 4.6L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1LNLM81WXR
i hope some one came help. I have a town car 4.6l it came in with a problem when its cold. i will not take off. it has a little ruff idle but when you try to accelerate it wants to pop through the intake and no power it acts like no fuel but have check fuel pr...
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2002 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L hydraulic VIN: 5LMFU28R52
Hi all. Got this 2002 Navigator in with a brake pedal fading severely. It would still stop but the pedal just kept fading to the floor. Customer stated that her husband filled the reservoir up before they brought it in. We of course verified the concern and re...
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2002 Mazda Protege5 2.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: JM1BJ245X2
car runs very rough at idle (almost stalling) we have tried new spark plugs and wires, clean mass air flow, check for vacuum leaks nothing found, checked injectors and spark . off idle car runs fine. please help!!! thanks paul
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1988 Mercedes-Benz 560SL 5.6L No Start VIN: WDBBA4D6JA
well thank you in advance well have 560sl we did tune up started car ran fine cam back went to start car started then died could not start it again so we check every thing now what we see is over fueling cylinders full of fuel do not know this system to well c...
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1993 Mercedes-Benz 300E 3.2L Hesitation, Cuts out, ignition pop VIN: WDBEA28E6P
Calling the Mercedes Masters!: Tough old Mercedes problem. Car runs poorly at partial throttle under load - hesitates / stumbles / pops through intake. Idles well and runs pretty good at partial throttle with no load and runs well at full throttle - power fee... Trouble codes: 065 (HFM - Magnet Missing / teeth implausible), 025 (DM - starter ring gear / crank pos. sensor defective)
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2001 Nissan Sentra SE 2.0L Hesitation, Surge VIN: 3N1BB51D91
CAR HAS HESITATION/SURGE BETWEEN 1500RPM AND 2000RPM ENGINE RUNS GREAT FROM 2000RPM TO 5000RPM, AT IDLE ST FT -25% 02 .920V... INJECTOR PW 2.36 ms AT 1600RPM ST FT +25% 02 0.000V injector PW 6.50ms at 2500rpm engine is runing good and fuel trims + - 5% and inj... Trouble codes: P0172 (rich), P0171 (lean)
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2001 Nissan Frontier XE 2.4L pretensoiner VIN: 1N6DD26S12
truck came to shop seat belt would not extend replace seatb elt assy now have b1089 lh pretension short open installed another new part same problem replaced airbag module after nissan dealership diag same problem origanal part hadblack connector replacement h...
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2003 Nissan Altima 2.5L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1N4AL11D33
vehicle has rolling idle 800 to 1800 rpms throttle acuator replaced idle learn preformed same problem runs fine off idle any help would be apprecated
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2004 Nissan Titan XE 5.6L manifold VIN: IN6AA07B84
Doing exhaust manifolds on nissan titans for the first time. Anyone have any good tips. Alldata and mitchell both are very vaguein there info.
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1995 Oldsmobile 88 Royale 3.8L Interior Lights VIN: 1G3HN52K8S
Hello All, I'm having a problem with a short in the electrical system for the interior light circuit. It keeps blowing the 6A fuse. It appears to have a direct short but sometimes and without rhyme or reason, that I can tell, the short goes away. I have ins...
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1994 Pontiac Grand Am SE 3.1L Misfire VIN: 1GZNE55M0R
Hi guys, I've got a real stumper here. 94 grand am comes in skipping bad. #2 completely dead. Customer has installed wires,plugs,injectorsand intake gaskets. Checked compression, switched plug, wire and coil pack, skip stays on #2 has very strong spark. Found ...
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2001 Pontiac Aztek 3.4L Surge VIN: 3G7DA03E21
Hi all, We have this Aztek that will intermitently go cruising all by itself. Customer complaint is that it sometimes idles at 50 MPH. She pulls off the road and shuts it off. Sometimes it returns to normal and sometimes it continues to race. She no longer wan...
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2007 Saturn Ion-2 2.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1G8AJ55F47
This car came to us with an intermittent ses light. Tested with Tech 2. P1174 code. Flow chart testing was inconclusive. Smoke test of intake and MAF ducting revealed 1 displaced rubber boot at the air horn of the throttle body. Reinstalled the boot. Ran it on... Trouble codes: P1174 (Fuel Trim Cylinder Balance)
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2004 Toyota VIGO 3.0L Excessive Emissions, Hesitation VIN: MR0F-Z29G9
HI Techs: This vehicle came to our shop with excessive black smoke an vehicle is very slow when moving ,this vehicle does not move off like how it use to ,when starting from cold smoe white smoke is seen from the exhaust ,the injectors were change for this pr...
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1995 Volkswagen Jetta 1.8L turn signals VIN: 3VWRC81M6S
relays were pulled under steering post and need schematic or order in which are installed
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1999 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWMA63B6X
Stumped again. Got this Passat several weeks ago with the complaint of intermintant loss of power. Checked all ignition parts and fuel pressure at the time as well as codes and found oil contaminated coil boots, autolite spark plugs, and three cracked coils. A... Trouble codes: P0116 (16500 Eng. coolant temp), P1612 (18020 ECM Incorrect Coding), P0134 (16487 B1S1 o2 sensor no activity), P0103 (16487 MAF High input signal), P1555 (17963 engine overboost)
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2003 Volkswagen Beetle Turbo S 1.8L compressor
Got this Beetle with the manual system in which the a/c compressor is inoperative most of the time. Checked all powers and grounds and signals to fan control module. Everyhing checked o.k. according to Mitchell and Identifix. Pressure sensor reads 3.2 volts. H...
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1996 Volvo 960 2.9L No Start VIN: YV1KS9601T
Started out as an intermittent problem and degraded to a crank/no start. Fuel pressure is good, no leak down. No injector pulse at the injectors (verified with noid light,) injector hot side good, no ground pulse. Which comes from the ECU.) No spark either. St... Trouble codes: N0NE
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2002 Volvo S80 2.9 2.9L mil on
i need to know where the speed sensor is on this for the speedo have a code for low signal and the speedo dosnt read right all the time and also causes the abs light to come on volvo cant seem to tell me where this sensor is they keep doing the ones for the co...
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2002 Acura MDX 3.5L wipers VIN: 2HNYD18282
Thanks for all the help! Customer had to pick up vehicle so no fix yet, but the honda website gave the multiplex pin out that I was looking for. I had already checked circut grounds, but I should have put that in. Vehicle was rescheduled so I will reply on fi...
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1998 BMW 740i 4.4L Sun roof VIN: WBAGJ832WD
I was unable to use the hand crank with the casset removed because the only thing left is the cables. The roof would operate with the glass removed. So I suspect it is out of time. The customer has declined further diagnoses and has picked up the vehicle.
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2001 BMW M5 5.0L adaptions VIN: WBSDE93431
I removed the intake and did a smoke test while I blocked all the throttles. I didn't find any leaks. I also check the brake booster for vaccum leaks. The evap vent valve had a very small leak when checking with a mitivac so I replaced it. I didn't ajust t... Trouble codes: P0505.
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2002 BMW Z3 Roadster 3.0L abs VIN: 4USCN33462
The fix was a new $550 rotation rate sensor located under the drivers seat. There was no water or corrosion damage. the part # was [...] for those unsure of which one it is. The ECU was not needed in this repair (DSC ecu). Thanks for the replies but noon...
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2004 Buick Rendezvous CX 3.4L No Start VIN: 3G5DA03E34
I started to disconnect one module at a time. I was not having any luck until I disconnected the on star module and started to talk to the scaner. car started and runs good thanks to everyone who responded to my request.
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1993 Chevrolet Camaro 3.4L abs VIN: 2G1FP22S9P
I had to wait for car to return for further diagnosis. The tests that were mentioned were ran by me except loading harness with a light, After doing that, i made up a wiring harness and ran it direct to sensor and problem remained...abs ecm was replaced and p...
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1996 Chevrolet K1500 Silverado 5.7L Steering VIN: 2GCEK19R1T
THE PRESSURE REGULATOR WAS STUCK IN THE PUMP. I TESTED THE RETURN FLOW AND NOTICED THAT THERE WAS NO RETURN WHEN THE PROBLEM OCCURED. I THEN TOOK THE FITTING OFF THE BACK AND NOTICED THE REGULATOR WAS STUCK DOWN IN THE BORE. I THEN FREED UP THE VALVE AND ALL W...
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2002 Chevrolet Tahoe LT 5.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1GNEK13202
I THINK WE GOT THIS ONE NAILED. THE FIX I CAME UP WITH WAS TO REPLACE THE VENT VALVE AND THE VAPOR CANISTER CLEAN OUT ALL THE LINES WITH WATER AND COMPRESSED AIR. THEN TO CONTROL THE DIRT I USED 1/2IN. GATES HEATER HOSE (14FT WORTH)RAN THAT FROM VENT VALVE (I... Trouble codes: P0446 (evap vent control problem).
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1996 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) LXi 3.8L No Start, Stall VIN: 1C4GP64L9T
Seems to be a common enough issue of CAM and CKP sensor failures...and also cracked flexplates..but this one had me stumped..so much that even when Kent came by we spent time checking all i had done and heading the same direction..now down to the nitty gritty....
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2003 Chrysler Town & Country (Van) Limited 3.8L hvac VIN: 2C4GP54LY3
I REPLACED CONDENSER, STILL HAS A 55/350 AT IDLE BETTER AT CRUISE. CAR HAS NOT COME BACK. WILL KEEP YOU UPDATED ANY MORE THOUGHTS, NOT MUCH LEFT BUT EVAPORATOR
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2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser Classic 2.4L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3C4FY48B35
Thanks for the replies -- as most thought (and I suspected) the replacement cam position sensor was bad. I replaced with another aftermarket unit due to time crunch and have put over 100 miles on car with no failure. I've ordered a Chrysler unit to install whe... Trouble codes: P0340, P0344.
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2005 Chrysler 300 (Car) Limited 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2C3JA53G75
Well, I could not duplicate the problem in the bay or in two days of test driving. I re-cleaned the PCM grounds, unhooked the battery to reset PCM, and sent it on its way. Customer stopped by to say all is well, so hopefully this one is gone. The Chryslers ... Trouble codes: P0300.
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2001 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L evaporator core VIN: 1B7MF33681
Called two parts supplier and it appears that they are a very popular replaced item but do have a small amount of come backs. Will probably replace again with an agreement that this will be the last time. Only three responded and will try going to the radiato...
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2003 Dodge Grand Caravan 3.3L No Start, Cuts out VIN: 1D4GP24363
Hello and thank you for the replies. It turns out that the battery voltage was a bit low and the programing was affected. After a good slow charge, the programing of each module one at a time held. I have been test driving it for a few hours and all seems well...
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2004 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck SLT 5.9L network DTCs VIN: 3D7MU48C84
DRBIII required, programmed VIN, bypassing SKIM lockout. Fixed in less than 5 minutes. Will file NASTF complaint to see what Chrysler has in mind regarding fixing this issue. Spoke to 6 different people, all made reference to SKIM lockout while programming.
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2005 Dodge Sprinter 2500 2.7L no power VIN: WD2BD64455
After removing the EGR valve for inspection we found some green plastic pieces laying broken inside. Replaced the valve and got the codes cleared at the dealer. Problem solved. Trouble codes: P0404 (egr).
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1997 Ford F-350 7.5L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1FDKF37G3V
OK, ONLY HAVE 5 VOLT WHEN VEHICLE IS RUNNING. THE PROBLEM WAS I COULD NOT KEEP RUNNING AT ALL. FOUND BAD INJ, STUCK OPEN AND THE BIG PROBLEM WAS WE FOUND DIESAL IN TANK. WE DID'NT CHECK IT. WE SHOULD HAVE BUT DIDNT. SO ANYWAY GAS WAS PROBLEM. MAF ONLY HAS REF ...
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1999 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L 4Lo VIN: 1FMZU34EXX
First thanks for the people who replied, this one ended up being tough. The problem was a mini fuse with one blade of the fuse that had oxidation on it. It was fuse number 28#, which supplies a start signal to the GEM module. The fuse only shows 12 volts when ...
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1994 Honda Accord EX 2.2L Engine VIN: JHMCD565XR
unplugged egr valve, road tested. Miss goes away, plugged back in and miss comes back. Thank for all the help.
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2002 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L anti-theft VIN: 2HKRL18062
i still don't have this one fixed. i did find that it had some sort of aftermarket system (maybe a remote starter?) piggy-backed onto the factory system. i completely removed this system, and it still has the same problem, so all i've done is verified that the...
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2003 Isuzu W4500 NPR 6.0L ring and pinion VIN: 4KDC4B1U93
I ended up having to sublet it to a local driveline shop. They reused the bolts so apparently they had whatever tool was required.
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2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L steering VIN: 1J4GW58N72
thanks everbody for all your help. the problem was with the front rotors, also there was major rust build up on the hubs. we also recammended a steering dampener. this jeep has a ton of miles on it and made a brake pulsesation into a very bad shake. thanks fo...
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2003 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L Security Lock-Out VIN: SALME11473
Thanks again Walt for your assistance. Not too many Land Rover techs out there, but fortunatelly I got some good direction and moral support. The two pieces that were installed were the Halo (Transiever) and then the disabling module. Once the module was repl...
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2004 Land Rover Freelander HSE 2.5L No Start, Cuts out, Stall VIN: SALNE22234
Thanks For The Replies. I got a new crank sensor from the dealer and all is well. Customer has driven it for about a week now (400 km) with no problems. Thanks Again Trouble codes: P0336, P1472, P1471.
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2000 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L current draw VIN: 5LMPU28A9Y
Yes this Navigator is going to be sent to Navigate the roads, the water intrusion was deffinetly the problem, I guess the windshield was replaced some tinme ago and the leak was repaired, I splashed water everywhere that I could find and no leaks. but I took l...
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1995 Mazda B2300 2.3L wiper motor VIN: 4F4CR12A9S
THE CUSTOMER HAD PUT THE WRONG STARTER SOLENOID ON AND THE WIRES WERE GROUNDING ON METAL. REPLACED WITH THE CORRECT SOLENOID AND THE PROBLEM WAS FIXED
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1999 Mazda Millenia S 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: JM1TA2226X
THE MAIN CONCERN WAS THE TCS LIGHT COMING ON AT THIS POINT. WE REPLACED THE AIR BOOST VALVE ASSEMBLY & THIS CURED THE PROBLEM . THANKS FOR ALL THE HELP . Trouble codes: 01829 (05414-), 05414 (05440-), 05440.
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2003 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L turn signals VIN: WDBUF65J83
I would like to thank everybody for thier replies and patrick who emailed me the TSB. Most of the replies were right about the SAM turning off the power it does. The problem turned out to be the headlight housing. I got caught chasing my tail with the no volta...
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2003 Mini Cooper 1.6L power steering
It's not often you post on iatn and nobody seems to know but this was one of those occasions. I guess the Mini Cooper is a strange critter. Thanks to those who replied. Allen
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2000 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L No Start, Misfire VIN: JN1CA3186Y
We ended up replacing the ECU along with all the injectors. at the end of everything the vehicle did have to go to the dealer to have the security feature flash to the costumers aftermarket keys. Everything seems to be working fine. The costumer call back a co... Trouble codes: P0301, P1320 (primary coil malfunction).
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2002 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D12
ok so here is an update i have removed the valve cover and chain play looks good have check powers ground s and voltage drop at ecm pigtail. to answr dennis no i do not have any tach movement at all. after all that i went a head and got the pcm on the way put ... Trouble codes: P0335.
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2002 Oldsmobile Intrigue GL 3.5L Poor Fuel Economy, poor performance VIN: IG3WH52H52
Yes the Cat was the problem thanks to everyone who responded. David thanks for the information on a tool to check exhaust back pressure. Enjoy the day, Terry Trouble codes: 101 (MAF Sensor system performance), 300 (Engine Misfire detected), 404 (EGR open system performance), 420 (CAT. system low effiency).
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2004 Porsche Cayenne S 4.5L Cooling Systems VIN: WP1AB29P14
It was the hoses under the intake like you guys said.There was a kit from the dealer that had everything i needed.Thanks for all the help.
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1999 Subaru Forester S 2.5L Clutch Pedal VIN: JF1SF6553X
Thanks for all the great replies. We had all NEW Subaru clutch master with a bleeder on top and slave, updated hose. verified NO air in system. Ready for the fix? Over engineered. The spring that is on the pedal is somehow causing the problem. We checked a...
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1999 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWCA21C3X
Thanks to all. Throttle adaptation was the fix, but with a hitch. Sent the beetle to the dealer, they called and said they were unable to to adapt the new throttle body and thought there was a wiring problem. Picked the car up and brought it back to the shop. ... Trouble codes: 1580 (throttle b1 malfunction).
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2001 Volkswagen Cabrio GLX 2.0L auto feature for windows and radio code VIN: 3VWDC21V01
The windows reset themselves for the auto feature after opening and closing the doors with the ignition on, then off. Don't ask me how, but it did. I would assume there is a description in the owners manual for what to do after battery replacement, but as ment...
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2001 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L rear window regulator VIN: WVWAC63B71
THANK YOU TO ALL THAT RESPONDED. FINE TUNED THE REPLIES AND USED THE SHEET METAL SCREW AND A WASHER TO REMOVE THE INNER PIN. THAT WORKED VERY WELL. WANTED TO TRY BOTH WAYS TO INSTALL GLASS. BOTH WORKED. I WAS ALWAYS AFRAID TO SNAP THE GLASS FROM ABOVE. IT DOES...
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