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2006 Acura RSX 2.0L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: JH4DC54896
vehicle came in with a check engine light with above codes . replaced valve control solenoid and rocker arm pressure switch . When you drive vehicle after a couple of miles and enigne warmed up , on scanner you can watch valve control switch turn on and when i... Trouble codes: P2646, P1009
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1991 Honda Accord EX 2.2L sport trans control VIN: 1HGCB7262M
After the switch repair and checking for codes I went out to check out the operation. In D4 the S light is on at all times. Working the switch has no effect on anything. I went into Mitchel but could not find any real info. I would assume the switch controls a...
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1998 Honda Accord EX 2.3L Accessories VIN: 1HGCG5554W
Hello again guys, have this 98 accord with no cruise control. Button on left side of dash lights up when pushed. Go to steering wheel activation button and nothing. The cruise don't apply or the light don't come on on cluster. Alldata not too in depth with the...
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2000 Honda Passport LX 3.2L Unknown VIN: 4S6DM58W9Y
transmission was replaced a couple of months ago (not sure off all the syptoms at that time). the transmission range switch was also replaced a couple of months ago. vehicle has a harsh 2-3 shift and can clunk badly downshifting at lower speeds at times. it ...
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2000 Infiniti QX4 3.3L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: JNRDR09Y71
Hey there infinti techs i have a nice problem for you. Vehicle was towed in complaining it stalled when the customer was getting off the freeway. When we got the vehicle we started it, revs up to about 1000rpm and then dies. vehicle had codes for mass air flow... Trouble codes: P0101, P0420, P0430
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1986 Mazda B2000 LX 2.0L Head, Cam, lifters and rockers VIN: JM2UF113HO
I'm new to this site so i'm still trying to figure my way around. Anyway, I have a 1986 Mazda B2200 2.0L truck i'm working on and for some reason it's not pumping oil up to the top or out of the rockers like it should. I've pulled all the rockers off and flush...
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1994 Nissan Altima GXE 2.4L Cuts out, Stall, pressure in fuel tan VIN: 1N4BU31D2R
car was referred to us .vehicle is well maintained and in good shape.customer states that on a long trip in very hot weather it began cutting out.after stopping they heard a hissing sound that turned out to be pressure venting from fuel cap.car was about 3/4 t...
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2004 Nissan Maxima SL 3.5L No Start VIN: 1N4BA41E74
hi everyone, we have a maxima no start no spark. we replaced the cam sensors and crank sensor. still no start, no spark. our snap-on solus shows cranking rpm and inj. pulse at 17.0 ms. the car tach doesn't move except once in awhile it bouces up thats when we'... Trouble codes: P0345, P0011, P0021
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2003 Other Asian FB 324CID Alignment VIN: JHBFB4JHX4
Hello, We replaced the outer tie rod ends and our information system went down (MOTOR TRUCK) before we could get the alignement specifications. If anyone could provide us with these it would really help. Thanks Dave
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2006 Other Asian xb 1.5L looses fuel pressure VIN: JTLKT33406
Dosnot hold fuel presure after shut down
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2003 Suzuki Aerio S 2.0L A/C System VIN: JS2RA41S23
Low Side 5 PSI and High Side 180 PSI, done recovery process, 30 min vacuum time and charged 0.99 lbs. freon. Tested Evaporator outlet air temp sensor 1.04 ohms at 88 degrees fahr. the Inlet air temp sensor 1.22 ohms at same temp.The Compressor running like nor...
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1999 Acura CL Premium 3.0L Hesitation VIN: 19UYA2253X
Good morning,I have not written back because we are unable to solve this problem;A sweep test and a voltage and ground test was done on TPS sensor and I could not identify a problem,A gragh test and voltage test was done on Map sensor with no problem found,vol...
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2005 Honda CR-V LX 2.4L Clutch Pedal VIN: SHSRD77815
Hello again. Thank you to all that offered help. It turned out to be the master cylinder as most of you noted. I remembered the reason we did the whole system when we changed the clutch last time was because the customer had added power steering fluid into the...
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2008 Honda Odyssey Touring 3.5L Parking system VIN: 5FNRL38958
Well another car fix and out the door. I what I did was took the bumper skin off witch was not to bad to do then I seen my problem one of the middle sensors were smashed it ohmed the same but smashed so I tried to switch side sensors they plugged in but did ...
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2004 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L Hesitation, Flat spot VIN: KMHDN46D04
Thanks again to all who replied. Most replies suggested a problem with the MAF. We did roll the dice and installed a new MAF. Unfortunately, no change was noticed. We did find a vacuum leak at the TPS but fixing that didn't change the symptom either. During th... Trouble codes: P0102, P0113.
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2003 Kia Sorento EX 3.5L Cylinder Heads VIN: KNDJD73393
Here is a summary and what I will do. I will post a final update after all is done as I will finish job, but probably not for 2 or 3 weeks. Most recommended not using shims and that the best job would be to replace the engine. After consulting with customer...
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2005 Kia Rio 1.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: KNADC12595
I RECHECKED EVERYTHING RE-REPLACED O2 SENSOR DROVE VEHICLE FOR 2 DAYS ALL WAS FINE. RETURNED CAR TO CUSTOMER JUST FOR THE LIGHT TO COME ON AGAIN. SO I SENT IT TO THE DEALER AND HAVENT HEARD BACK YET. Trouble codes: P0133.
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2005 Lexus ES330 3.3L Glass VIN: JTHBA30G45
THANK YOU FOR YOUR INFOR MR STUART YOU HELP ME TO GET IT FIX FAST AND UNDER STAND HOW IS IT ON THIS CAR. MR ANGELO FORMAN FOR LEXUS ??? YOUR IN FOR IN NOT CLEAR AND I WONDER HOW LONG DID YOU WORK FOR LEXUS???
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2002 Mazda Protege LX 2.0L Alt VIN: JM1BJ225X2
THANX FOR ALL YOUR HELP THE OWNER OF THE SHOP THAT SENT IT TO US BOUGHT THE CAR FROM THE CUST AND WILL PUT PCM IN AT THEIR SHOP AND SHOULD FIX IT. ANOTHER NOTE ON THIS CAR WE CONTACTED A REBUILDER FOR THESE ALTS AND THEY SAY YOU CANNOT BENCH TEST THESE WITHOUT...
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2001 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN8DR09YX1
The check engine will only come on after a few engine starts but the code can be retrieved from the scanner instantly after the code is cleared. Unplugged bank 2 and code was set. Ran jumper wires so computer would see bank 1 as bank 2 and ban2 as bank 1. Sti... Trouble codes: P1140 (Intake Valve Timming Solenoid B1).
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2001 Nissan Frontier SE 3.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N6ED27Y71
We are calling this one fixed. The P1441 code is for a SMALL leak in the system, and we finally found the small leak with soapy water instead of looking for smoke. We found the leak at the top of the gas tank where the sending unit/fuel pump gets bolted in.... Trouble codes: P1441, P1490.
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2002 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out VIN: 3N1CB51D12
Customer has not yet returned. Please check the replies for this post as there are some good suggestions. If the customer ever returns my next step will be to unplug the O2's and see how ALPHA% reacts.
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2007 Nissan Altima 2.5L door locks VIN: 1N4AL21E77
Hello everyone, customer neded car back and im waiting for it to come back, went back through all power and grounds again all ok. as stated before they are being commanded to lock, tried a door lock switch and actuator no help, customer opted to have a bcm ins...
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2007 Nissan Xterra Off-Road 4.0L Hesitation, Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: JNIMG4E25Z
I must start by saying thanks to my fellow tech who offered suggestions. I am at a lost as to the code ECM 10 which led to the frustration. I went ahead changing parts and it was only when i was about to change the injector pump i came across the cause of the ... Trouble codes: ECM, 10.
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2003 Toyota RAV4 2.0L Ac VIN: JTEGH20V13
Thanks for the replies. This vehicle is fixed. I convinved the customer that the condenser was restricted and neededm to be replaced. The Filter/Dryer is part of the condenser, it does have a replacable element inside. But when I opened it up I found that the ...
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