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|1999 Honda Accord EX 3.0L Cruise control VIN: 1HGCG2253X
Cruise control light on dash lights up when cruise is turned on. 'set' does not work. 'accel' causes trans to down shift and engine rpm to flair but does not set cruise. Don't know where to start with this issue. Cruise servo had to be moved out of the way to ...
|2003 Honda Pilot EX 3.5L Misfire VIN: 2HKYF18453
This vehicle has a slight miss at idle only. Has had previous work done at another repair facility to cure this problem. Now it is at our shop and was wondering what direction I should start with to fix this problem. I know these carlines have problems with eg... Trouble codes: P0300, P0301, P0303, P0304, P0305, P1607
|2005 Honda Element LX 2.4L Misfire VIN: 5J6YH28325
tried coil swap ,, checked compression ,, ok across all cyclinders ,, no other codes when cold spins over like no compression ,, after warm up skip only one cylinder 1 some partial skip on cylinder 3 smoke test ,, no leaks ,, no codes and fuel and ignition...
|2001 Mazda MPV DX 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JM3LW28G61
computer read iat as -34f. voltage out of pin a of maf/iat sensor 4.6 volts at idle. ambiant temp. appox 40f. connector unplugged, 5.02 volts-pin a. pin f shows to be good ground with test lamp. if i heat maf/iat sensor with hair dryer, connector plugged up, v... Trouble codes: P0113
|2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4A3AC44GX3
We replaced the engine with a scrape yard engine, not our choice! Now the car sets these codes everytime you start/restart the engine. Have tested with lab scope and have perfect patterns and correct voltage. Double checked cam timing, all looks good! Accordin... Trouble codes: P0335 (Crankshaft Position Sensor Circuit), P0340 (Camshaft Position Sensor Circuit)
|2005 Nissan Titan SE 5.6L Brake Pads VIN: 1N6AA06B05
Does anyone know of an after market brake update for this vehicle. If so have you done it and how did they work?
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|2001 Honda Accord EX 3.0L Stall VIN: 1HGCG22511
After 3 weeks and changing the PGM-EFI relay customer is satisfied vehicle is repaired.Thanks to all who responded.
|2000 Isuzu Rodeo S 3.2L 2-3 shift,2-1 VIN: 4S2DM58W8Y
Thanks to all who replied, especially Matthew who was correct about the mode switch.Robert was correct about there needing to be 12 volts on the pressure control solenoid but with the mode switch not working properly, the 12 volts was not there. The odd thing ...
|2006 Mazda MX-5 Miata 2.0L airbag VIN: JM1NC25F36
Thank you all for your replies. We were trying to program this vehicle with an IDS. It would not complete the program. Vehicle was sent to Mazda dealer. I got word back today that the file was Corrupted. The dealer is going clean the file out and redo the prog...
|2000 Subaru Legacy L 2.5L lock cylinder VIN: 4S3BH6257Y
thanks to all that replied once the customer was informed of the potential costs of the fix he was more than happy to once in a while remove the key manually. so this vehiecle remains unfixed.
|1993 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L warning lamps VIN: JT4VN36M1P
Thanks for all the replies, we wanted to install an alternator from day one, but as stated in post could never see a high or low charge fault. Some responses said charge rate too high, others said power/ ground fault @ cluster. We finally talked customer into ...
|2005 Toyota 4Runner Limited 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTEZU14R55
I do not have a scan tool that can energize the actuators, I did actuated them manually and found that the left bank was not working, I did it with the engine running. Toyota does not show how this hydraulic actuator works inside and list it as a big sprocket.... Trouble codes: P0022 (camshaft position A timing over retarded bank 2).