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2002 Honda Accord LX 2.3L Misfire VIN: R332425424
vehicle came in with check engine light on. code was p1298 fro manuf. control air / fuel metering. when i look this code up it comes up with a eld problem ( electronic load sensor) has anyone seen this and what do you suggest? i went through a bunch of tests t... Trouble codes: P1298
2001 Hyundai Accent GL 1.6L Starting VIN: KHMHCG45C8
Hello my fellow Iatn'rs, New client, vehicle does not start, has no spark, no fuel pump activation, checked computer grounds and all test fine, i followed the instructions, trace the grounding from fuel pump relay and ignition coils to ECM, all good, check gro...
2002 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: KMHDN45D92
changed tps, cam and crank sensors, fuel pump, ignition coil, plugs and wires, coolant temp. sensor... compression is 100-110psi cold and 110-125psi hot. Trying to sell this car, but I cant trust it. Doesnt restart when hot; after cools down, its ok and restar...
1999 Kia Sportage EX 2.0L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: KNDJA723XY
This Kia came in as a no start. The codes in the ecm were P1115 - Water temperature signal malfunction between ECM and TCM (Transmission Control Unit)and p1624. Also had misfire codes for cylinders 2 and 3. We did a voltage drop across all connectors to TPS, E... Trouble codes: P1115 (p1624-), P1624 (testing and results)
2005 Kia pregio 2.7L Cooling Systems VIN: KNHTR73125
hi fello thechs ; good evening to all , i would like the cylinder head torque settings and the valve clearance for the kia pregio 2005 j2 diesel engine.We do not have any info on this van so your help is greatly appreciated . thanks in advance phil
1991 Mazda Miata 1.6L Excessive Emissions VIN: JM1NA3514M
Please bear with me because this is my first post. This Miata is a big pain for me. The customer told me that car was sitting in his driveway for 4 years after failing the smog test. We drained the gas, filled with fresh one and have the car tested again - NOX...
1997 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: 4S3BK4350V
We never take the time to ask questions we can answer, which is why I'm here now. We have a 97 Subaru that had a leaking head gasket - common enough. We foolishly tried to resurface the heads, and had it apart 3 times trying to get them to reseal. (word to the...
2002 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3GN86R52
After doing tune up, vehicle came back with same codes. It is picking up misfire on cyl. 1 on computer but can not feel skip. Rechecked coil and it was fine. Checked cam and crank signals and are good. Did compression check both running and cranking are fine. ... Trouble codes: P0301 (Misfire on cylinder 1), P0300 (Random misfire)
2007 Toyota Tundra Limited 5.7L Starting VIN: 5TBBV58137
Hi everyone, My personal truck is acting up. The vehicle will start and then stall within 2 seconds. The immobilizer light in the center of the dashboard is not lit at all at any time that i have noticed. This seems like an imobliser issue to me, but im not v...

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2000 Infiniti I30 3.0L Misfire VIN: JNKCA31AXY
customer came back the week after we replaced the coils with infiniti coils. still the same problem.. i unplugged every coil stripped all the wire loom off all the way from the firewall to the coils. tested all the wires and still no problem everything was pe... Trouble codes: P1320.
1998 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L timing? VIN: 4S2CK58W43
Thank you all for your help. I replaced the fuel pressure sensor, but still had the problem of losing fuel [pressure immediately when switched off. I replaced the fuel pump assy today, and it starts up like a champ and maintains fuel pressure after stitching...
2001 Isuzu Rodeo S V6 3.2L Misfire VIN: 4S2CK58W21
thanks. drivers side is 2-4-6. found a bad coil, car fixed
2002 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1DA31D12
Thank you all for the replies. dont see many u-codes. first tryed unpluging the motor mounts but didnt help, already had the battery cables disconnected and touched together when cleaned cables. tested for 2.5 volts at the blue and red wires at the ecm and was... Trouble codes: U1000, U1000, P0021.
1999 Toyota Tacoma DLX 2.7L rear brakes VIN: 4TANL42NXX
thanks for all the replies...it backs up what I told the customer that I thought was happening...that the load compensator would probably prevent lock up if it was functioning normally. this brake system works so well that i have not had this question come up ...
2004 Toyota Tacoma 3.4L A/C Light VIN: 5TEWN72N44
This one is fixed. A big thank you to Philip who sent me a Toyota wiring diagram for this truck. The fix was to replace the compressor because the pulley bearing had seized up, causing the clutch coil to melt. I chased my tail a bit when testing the A/C fuse i...
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