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|2003 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.4L valve train VIN: KM8SC73D23
brought in for valve train niose sounded like chain slappin removed valve covers found front chain loose and signs of wear on guide replaced front and rear chains and guides reassembled with new belt. customer drove for 100 miles and noise came back tore down ...
|2004 Mitsubishi Galant LS 3.8L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4A3AB46S44
Hi, this vehicle came in with a rough idle and hard start it also seems to be running rich due to the exhaust smell, we check compression on the front 3 cylinders and they are all at 185 psi, timing marks are right on,fuel trims are -3 to 4%. Trouble codes: P0300
|1987 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L Surge, Cuts out, Stall VIN: JN1HU15P6H
this vehicle is killing me i have replaced the fuel pump twice!! the original one stopped working so i replaced it with an aftermarket one. the other day the vehicle came back with another bad fuel pump so this time i replaced it with a factory one. now the ca...
|2007 Suzuki Forenza 2.0L tpms light VIN: KL5JD56Z27
Guest stated TPMS light would blink upon start up for about 10 minutes then stay on steady-which indicated fault in system. Diagnosed 1 sensor not in communication with TPMS tool.Replaced sensor now light on steady.Cannot find service information on reset.Trie...
|2004 Toyota Highlander 3.3L oil pressure VIN: JTEDP21A64
This vehicle came in with the following codes. P0022, P0346, P2241 and B2279. Timing jumped. Replaced timing belt. Oil light on, cheked oil pressure, 0 oil pressure. " NO CHECK ENGINE LIGHT". Any thoughts, I don't want to throw parts at this. Could it possibly...
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|1987 Nissan Pathfinder E 2.4L No Start VIN: JN6ND14Y6H
Thank you for all your assistance, again. Chasing the spark missing from one coil was incidental. Replacing the two shorted injectors in the throttle body and the computer solved the problem. The moral of the story is "when your vehicle gets flooded above t...
|2003 Nissan Altima 3.5L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: 14NBL11D43
We were able to have a signal at the signal wire with the Nissan sensor, but the code returned. Initialy I had assumed that seeing the Nissan sensor had initially failed the continuity test that it was not generating a signal due to CEL returning along with a ... Trouble codes: P0340 (bank 1 cam position sensor phase).
|2008 Nissan Altima SE 3.5L compressor VIN: 1N4BL24E58
Thanks Calvin. Consult III is a POS for data, or I am a pathetic excuse for a tech. Regardless the only way to get the pressure switch is to buy the whole condenser from the dealer. The body shop replaced the condenser with aftermarket and swapped in the old...
|2000 Toyota Sienna LE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T3ZF13C6Y
Customer is driving the car and will return when the condition reoccures. As happens so often they didnt want to spend any more money on this older car. Thank you. Trouble codes: P1300 (Ignitor Circuit Fault 1).
|2000 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0L Power Seat Memory VIN: 4T1BF28B1Y
Found customer had left lights on & battery went dead sometime ago, Seat memory was lost at that time but customers second driver hadn't used the car until recently when they tried it. We rechecked eveything & went thru the programing again & found that proce...