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2005 Acura EL 1.7L master switch VIN: 2HHES36625
Vehicle came from body shop to me after pass. front door was replaced & cust. claim's to body shop owner that since then door lock's do not operate from driver door lock knob switch.. Also alarm is not setting & horn not sounding.. I removed pass. front door i...
1995 Honda Civic LX 1.5L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGEG8658S
Hi gentelmen I haved a wire one car drives normally but every other time the mil will come on car will feel slugish runnig rich but no codes I check all my grounds connectors for all sensors & ecm open ecm & nosings of foul play change the fuel pump relay beca...
1997 Infiniti Q45 4.1L No Start VIN: JNKBY31A4V
Hello there, I have this Q45 that I thought would be a walk in the park. The cust complained of a fuel smell when fist starting up. I found the fuel preasure regulator leaking at the seam where the diaphram for the vacuum line leaking. So I thought I'll just p...
2004 Kia Sorento LX 3.5L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: KNDJD73324
Great customer brought his wife's Sorento to us with a check engine light on and no complaints of any other problems. He stated car runs fine. He is a retired mechanic, and I have known him for years. We pulled codes and found the P0305 but did not feel any ty... Trouble codes: P0305 (Misfire 5)
2004 Mazda 6 S 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1YVHP82D54
hi guys i have this 2004 mazda 6 with a p0012 cmp timing over retard .and rear valve train is making noise. also the car is burning oil . i did a test for cmp timing solenoid .power up both cmp timing sol 0ne at a time with the car runing no change with the en...
2005 Nissan Maxima SL 3.5L sensor VIN: 1N4BA41E05
This car acts and feels like the left front wheel speed sensor is dropping out at low speeds on every stop.Our scanner is still reading similar or sometimes slightly lower mph than the other wheels. The axle tone ring looks ok and we cleaned the rust off the m...
2005 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L Day Time Running lights VIN: 1N4BA41E45
Hi would anyone know where the splice for the DTRL the wire goes from the DTRL relay to feed the DTRLs the right side works but the left side doesn't there is no power to the bulb .The wiring diagram shows a splice or is there any other trouble spots. Thanks M...
2006 Nissan 350Z 3.5L flywheel VIN: JN1AZ34D56
another shop replaced the flywheel and clutch assy. they were very frustrated because the engine that ran perfectly will not run at all now. there are no codes in the system. i looked at the flywheel that they brought by with the car and seems like the bolts a...
1999 Toyota Tacoma SR5 3.4L Airbag VIN: 1AWN72N8XZ
Customer brought this truck in with an airbag light flashing. I scanned it for codes using the toy1 DLC under the hood. I was able to retrieve a 00116. My mitchell does not have a listing for any such code. And I also found it weird that the listings were all ...
2004 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0L No Start VIN: 4T1BF28B34
morning fellow techs,once again i need help. disconnected battery to replace t-belt and now eng.will not start. fuel pump working and coils are firing but no fuel injector control and no commucation with p.c.m. all power and ground to p.c.m. are there and ca...
2007 Toyota Camry LE 2.4L pcm VIN: 4T1BE46K87
Hey Toyota guys--Got this '07 Camry, the PCM was being flashed and another tech in the shop decided he needed the scan tool before I was finished and disconected it. I can no longer access the PCM and it will not allow me to finish the flash (Using Toyota's Te...
2007 Toyota Sienna LE 3.5L security VIN: 5TDZK22CX7
Van came in for a no crank problem. We found that the alarm would reset after about 30 seconds and then of course the van would not start. All you needed to do is deactivate the alarm with the key fob and it would start. I searched for tsb's , customers said i...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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2000 Honda Prelude 2.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: JHMBB6141Y
First thank you to all who replied, we did use an after market cat which was not good enough. When we contacted "Magnaflow" they informed us they have a special cat for Hondas, so we changed it over and low and behold no more p0420. thank you again fellow t... Trouble codes: P0420 (cat/conv efficiency).
2003 Honda CR-V EX 2.4L starter VIN: SHSRD78873
Thank you for all of the quick responses. The overwhelming consensus was that Bosch starters don't mix with Jap cars. My fellow techs are absolutely correct. We took the origional starter to our local rebuilder and they said parts were not yet available. ...
1999 Hyundai Accent GL 1.5L no communication VIN: KMHVF24N1X
well this one seems to be a case of persone pointing the finger at the other.contacted hyundai consumer affairs as 1 responce had suggested.they informed me they only deal with warranty issues.contacted local dealer and talked to their master tech.he had no ot...
2007 Lexus ES350 3.5L All keys lost VIN: JTHBJ46G27
Hi everybody, thanks for all the replies as everybody advise to take it to the dealer which i ask the owner to do. Thanks again
1996 Mazda Millenia 2.5L Cuts out, Stall VIN: JM1TA221XT
Thanks for all of your input you were not to be steered wrong by other issues. I had put 3 new after market distributers in and finally said stop , lets try oem It fixed it, What a pain, I have had problems with a lot of aftermarket parts recently. It is rathe...
2001 Nissan Xterra SE 3.3L abs VIN: 5N1ED28Y31
Thans to all that answer my request, the vehecly was fix by replacing the abs pump. This pump has all the relays, ecm, etc included in one package.
2004 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L transmission flush VIN: 1N4B41E34C
after all the transmission is bad we try the flash but no luck, transmission shifts bad from one to second. Thanks guys
2005 Nissan Altima S 2.5L shift lock VIN: 1N4AL11DX5
thanks every one that responded to request for help. what we found thru TSB of shift control assembly up-date we used part # 02N/28540-ZB000 ALONG WITH 02N/34998-3Z000. ISSUE RESOLVED.
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