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|2004 Isuzu Axiom XS 3.5L cam sprocket and phaser and valves VIN: 4S2DE58Y44
Help me save Christmas for Marcia! This poor girl took her POS in for a check engine light a couple of months ago and was told it needed a tune up, I think she got codes p0304 and p0300. They did the work and last week it quit running, they diagnosed it as a b...
|1997 Nissan Altima GXE 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, VIN: 1N4BU31D6V
customer complains, and have verified, at cold startup, idle surges. 1100-1800 rpm. after warmed up, engine sometimes races to 2600-3000 rpm and wont "kick down". no vacuum leaks. smoke tested it, and when the engine races the computer IAC/AAC% is up to 75-88%...
|2008 Nissan Altima 2.5L rear defrost VIN: 3N1BC11E28
I don't see any relays or fuses anywhere for the rear defroster. Does anyone have wiring diagrams available for it? Thanks
|2001 Toyota Corolla S 1.8L Hesitation, Stall VIN: 1NXBR12E52
Customer drove in thier 2001 Toyota Corolla 1.8l complaining of a hesitation during takeoff and sometimes it stalls. I drove vehicle and there is a hesitation on acceleration. If you take off slowly barely feel it, but the harder you push on the pedal the wors...
|2004 Toyota 4Runner Sport 4.0L transfer case VIN: JNEBU17R24
4wd inop... 4wd green & amber lights flash when engaging switch to 4 high ... 4wd inop... no noise from acuator at transfer case , book says transfer case must be removed to replace acuator...??? thanks in advance...shawn
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|2001 Honda Civic DX 1.7L engine dies VIN: JHMES16571
Well, turns out replacing the Cam sensor did the trick. It's not too hard to get to. Just remove the Valve cover, which means first the COPs have to come off then the upper timing belt cover. There is the sensor. Nice and easy to access. One bolt and the ...
|2001 Hyundai Santa Fe GL 2.7L timing belt tensioner bolt VIN: KM85C83091
We are calling this one fixed. We changed all important parts again. OEM every thing. Tensioner, belt. Idler and pivot pulley. We also changed the pivot bushings bolt to a grade 8 bolt. Test drove. no problems so far. customer took the car and checked with him...
|1996 Kia Sportage EX 2.0L Excessive Emissions
thank you for taking the time to reply. Unfortunately the owner has decided to wait until after the holidays to spend any more money on this vehicle. I have verified all grounds at computer, and o2 heaters are working. I will update this post with a fix when...
|1999 Lexus ES300 3.0L Hesitation, Misfire VIN: JP8PF2808X
It looks likei had recieved a defective part from my supplier and after replacing the ignition coil on the missing cylinder it solved the problem thanks to all who helped with repair information. Trouble codes: P1300 (igniter circuit malfunction).
|2001 Lexus IS300 3.0L Misfire VIN: JTHBD18211
HI,thank you all tech help.i just replace #4 cylinder ignition coil and mass air flow meter.after done ,road test at freeway and come back to pass smog check test. Trouble codes: P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304, P0305, P0306.
|1998 Nissan Altima SE 2.4L fuel tank VIN: 1N4DL01DXW
the check valve in the vent line was blocked. blasted it with air until it freed up and problem is solved.
|1998 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L condesor fan VIN: 4TBG22K8W4
thank you all for the great info this one is fixed condensor fan is operataion is good what i had was a broken wire between fan relay #1 pin c g-w wire to #3 fan relay pin2 g-w wire i opened fuse block jb2 there it was broken wire repaired al is well now hope...