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1998 Acura EL 1.6L No Start, Stall VIN: 2HHMB4564W
Car starts then shuts off immediately, unless gas pedal is depressed slightly, also, car will stall while driving and with foot on the gas pedal. Also car will sometimes NOT start right away after stalling, but after trying for 5 minutes or so, car will start....
2001 Hyundai Santa Fe GL 2.7L timing belt tensioner bolt VIN: KM85C83091
This is a tough one. customer came in for maintenance Timeing belt job at 120k. At that time we did belt cam and crank seal water pump. The customer drove it for 9,000 miles. Then came in on the hook with a horrible noise coming from the engine. Opened the tim...
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe LX 2.7L right directionals VIN: KM8SC13DO2
right directionals (front & rear) illuminate steady,not flashing,whenever brake is applied,Key off or on.No change after removing rear brake bulbs,disconnecting trailer harness,and disconnecting turn signal switch.I'm leaning towards a possible bad ground in t...
2005 Infiniti FX35 3.5L Starting VIN: JNRAS08U75
OK, this is a bit lengthy. This one came into the shop on a hook yesterday. Battery dead with a no start condition. Customer advised that vehicle keeps melting the coils. I pulled up the TSB regarding blistered coils due to poor grounding. Before even attempti...
2001 Toyota Echo 1.5L No Start VIN: JTDBT12341
Veh towed in with no start concern. Veh will crank but does not fire off. I did all the tests no codes. When the concern is present the check engine light does not prove out in the dash so I tried to follow the wiring diagrams from mitchell but it doesn't give...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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1996 Infiniti J30 3.0L Poor Throttle Resp VIN: JNKAY21D9T
Hello and thankss for the help with this one. As suspected by stephen the ignition timing was jumping all over around 1500 to 2000 rpms indicating that the crank angle sensor was worn out as well as its mating camshaft splines...the customer declined any clos...
2003 Infiniti G35 3.5L Electronic VIN: JNKCV51E73
Thanks all, I was unable to do the TCM reflash due to the fact that it requires a Consult for 03, I can do them from 04 forward. I did, however, repair the problem by performing the relearn procedures for the throttle and airflow. I did them with the instru...
2004 Isuzu Rodeo S 3.2L transmission VIN: 4S2DM58W94
thankx to everyone for helping, the problem was the transfer case we replaced the whole unit with a used one.
2002 Lexus IS300 3.0L EFI relay VIN: JTHBD19252
This problem has been fixed, but I would not call it finished. Thanks to Richard, Gary, Tim, Dan and John for there input. To summerize the problem. #1 power source that would not shut off fried the relay. We changed the relay to find would not power down. Tr...
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