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2003 Honda Civic DX 1.7L no ac compressor VIN: 2HGES16463
No ac compressor and no AC cooling fan when AC requested. Green light come on on button, but that's it. All blower speeds works. Pull the AC codes with the control panel and got the check engine light flashcode number 5... well that doesn't exist according to ...
2000 Infiniti I30 T 3.0L cooling system VIN: JNKCA31A1Y
I'm not familiar with this engine and hoping someone can confirm what I suspect is the source of a coolant leak on this car. Car has coolant dripping off of oil pan at left side of engine. Pulled ac compressor and alternator out of the way for better visual an...
2004 Nissan Quest S 3.5L No Start VIN: 5N1BV28U54
Hi all, been away for a while. Had a Quest towed in with no start condition, cranks great but, have no spark, noid light won't light, don't hear a fuel pump, and get "no communication" from ECM with any scanner. Anybody got any ideas, or run across this one be...
2004 Subaru Outback 2.5L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S3BH67554
Out of town customer states all was well when car was parked for the evening. Next morning the car wouldn't crank. Tow svc. replaced faulty battery & asked if the car had been running so rough. Cust. says no & hits the road. Says car ran poorly & CEL flashed s... Trouble codes: P0301 (misfire cyl. 1), P0302, P0303 (cyl 3), P0304
1993 Toyota Tercel S 1.5L hydralic system VIN: JT2EL43DXP
We have this tercel in the shop, customer has had car for just over a year. He had some bearing noise which we have fixed. He just had his summer tires put on and said he noticed that he can not lock up his rear brakes. When asked if this is a recent event or ...
2003 Toyota Camry LE 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BE32K13
why is it only my vehicles give me this trouble??? unit had a code p0010 which i troubleshot using toyotas manual and found the ocv to be open, replace valve and drove around for a few days, light came on w/code p0012, troubleshot per toyotas book again and r... Trouble codes: P0010

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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2006 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L shift 2-3 VIN: KMHDN46D06
customer opt out of repairs and will continue to drive against my warnings. but from what i found it seems the bands were staying engaged while shifting thus causing the buck or bang. but never confirm it. but i thank all that have helped!!
1998 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 4A3AK44Y8W
sorry guys no fix for this one the customer declined any more testing. this was most likely a valve timing issue. like many of the guys stated, But I was not given the chance to prove this.
2004 Nissan Sentra 1.8L Unknown VIN: 3N1CB51D74
Well, a little dissapointed here on the replies. But, thanks to the people that at least gave an effort. I have never heard a power steering pump knock the way it did on this vehicle. That was my question. Can a pump knock or are they known for doing this....
1997 Toyota Previa LE 2.4L Cooling Systems VIN: JT3GK12M9V
As most of you probably noticed, the reason I asked for help was the challenge of the fix. The customer has decided not to go ahead with the repair, which would be removing the head and getting it crack checked. One of you kind people out there hit the nail on...
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