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2001 Honda Civic LX 1.7L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2HGES16501
The problem with this Honda seems to be twofold.It will run great for one to three days then it will hard start/no start and set the P0171.On arrival the vehicle had no a/c,brake light on,door locks inoperative,no key dinger,overhead light and the intermittant... Trouble codes: P0171 (Lean ehaust indication)
2002 Infiniti I35 3.5L starter VIN: JNKDA31AO2
does infiniti use a starter relay or does it go thru inhibitor relay we recieved a 4 pin 2 connector relay blue in color for starter relay but cannot locate it in car does anyone know where starter relay for 02 infinity i30 with 3.5 v-6 is located??
2004 Kia Sedona EX 3.5L Timing Belt VIN: KNDUP13104
The timing belt tensioner looses pressure overnite, The vehicle came back after the initial repair, with miss fires after sitting overnite, we found the belt had jumped. We replace the tensioner under warranty, we returned the vehicle and once again they calle...
1999 Lexus RX300 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT6HF10U5X
Vehicle had a bad #5 coil and we replaced it with an after market coil. Car runs great but keeps setting the P1320 code. Suggestions? Trouble codes: P0132
2001 Mazda Protege DX 1.6L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: JM1BJ22541
Car came in with misfire codes for two cylinders not on same coil and random misfire. Tuned up and cleared codes. Came back with complaint of stalling when cold and idling too high when warm. Removed and cleaned idle air control. Car came back with complaint o... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Misfire)
2003 Mazda Protege ES 2.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHCF93U12
po 172 check on and intermitent idle ruff see above Trouble codes: P00, 172 (systeme too rich)
1987 Nissan D21 2.4L Cuts out, Misfire VIN: JN6ND115XH
This old Nissan giving us fits. Has a misfire, very identifiable as an ignition misfire. Is very load and RPM dependant, cannot duplicate in shop (manual trans) but very prominent in 1st and 2nd gear. As RPM's climb or load makes a big change will come out of ...
2000 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out VIN: JN1CA31A9Y
Vehicle is running lean,no power on accel, idles fine ,o2 will go rich when propane introduced,no cracks in intake boot,rear o2 seems to be stuck @40mv.
2002 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D12
We are the second shop to have a look at this pitiful car, and we are hoping to be the last. Originally the customer was driving the vehicle coming hme from a road trip and noticed it started running rough with some lack of power. MIL was on. Next day started ... Trouble codes: P0340 (CMP Sensor problem)
2002 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.5L No Start, No Spark VIN: JN8DR09Y82
This Nissan Pathfinder was towed in because it would not start. The customer states that when she was driving it all of a sudden died on them and they could not get it restarted. As we dug into the problem we found that the vehicle does have fuel, as you can s...
2002 Nissan Altima S 2.5L oil light fuel guage VIN: 1N4AL1D82C
Quick question for you guys that work on Nice'uns. Got this Altima S that has no a/c operation and oil light on even though pressure is good. The cooling fans also run all the time. I have no communication with the IPDM module that controls these functions. Ca...
2005 Nissan Frontier Nismo Off-Road 4.0L Cooling Systems VIN: 1N6AD06W35
This vehicle came to us from another shop. The customer can get the truck to overheat almost every time they drive it. I have driven it almost 50 miles and not had a problem. This last time they brought it in it had boiled most of the coolant out. I have done ...
2005 Nissan Pathfinder SE 4.0L vdcoff & slip light on VIN: 5N1AR18W85
hi everyone working on 05 nissan pathfinder se it has vdc off light on & slip light also on i have master tech scan tool it has code in the abs for c1142 abs pressure sensor circuit fault check out & did not give me any good information and master tech also do...
2005 Suzuki Verona EX 2.5L transmission VIN: KL5VJ56L35
Customer complains of lack of power and slipping at times, intermittant. I have been unable to duplicate the symptoms, there are two codes in the memory. The first I find no info on. The second is a range position code according to mod. I suspect a bad range ...
2000 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L Hesitation, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1NXBR12EOY
thank you for the help in advance this is weird one, i am the second person to look at it and its been to other shops and we have no informations on it. in the morning it starts fine but when you accel it bogs down and dies. on the snap-on scanner solus pro it...
2001 Toyota Camry XLE 3.0L MIL Lamp on, VIN: 4T1BF28K31
Good morning all. We have here a problem with ecm procedure, I think, Car had o2 sensor code, followed alldata repair tree, found one wire with voltage out of range, they said replace ecm. Took quite a while to find one, at last got a reman from a co in Ma. Wh...
2005 Toyota Sienna LE 3.3L Mechanical VIN: 5TDZA23C25
Hello all, have this Toyota Sienna in our shop that has a rattling noise for about 2-4 seconds when engine is first started. Pinpointed the noise to the rear of the cylinder head on the head closest to the front of the vehicle. After starting the vehicle the n...

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1999 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S2CK57W9X
the exhaust cam gear had sheared the pin and spun the gear around causing valve timing to be incorrect. the gear i'm referring to is pressed on the cam and the pin has absolutly NO WAY TO JUST FALL OUT. this gear will mesh with the the cam drive gear which is ... Trouble codes: P0108, P0302.
2004 Kia Optima EX 2.4L No Start VIN: KNAGD12664
Well its fixed and we have another happy customer thanks to the techs from iATN. Thanks for all the responses which made us think and recheck sensors although they were checking out good, including the Ignition failure sensor. Even when we had visually inspect...
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