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2002 Honda CR-V EX 2.4L A/C Compressor VIN: JHLRD78482
A/c compressor inop due to missing ground wire/#4 on relay, red wire, comes from multiplex through ecu. Also at the same time brake warning light is on, i have switch at master cyl. And e brake disconnected. Customer stated when brake warning light goes out, w...
2002 Hyundai Accent GS 1.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHCG35G32
hi techs I have this hyundai accent gs have code p0133 I have replace O2 same code come back after 6 days heck activity O2 sensor it go up and down nicely but sometime it stay flat either rich or lean for 10 sec before it switch to other side otherwise it look... Trouble codes: P0133
2005 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L Run-On/Dieseling VIN: KM85C73D44
Hi...hoping someone may have seen this before. Customer will drive the vehicle untill hot, and then attempt to turn it off. It will intermittantly have a run-on/diesel condition. Her solution has been to turn the key back on and hold the throttle open and then...
2000 Lexus RX300 3.0L Electronic VIN: JT6HF1OUXY
I need help I can turn the compressor on through the scaner and get cold air. I tested the evap temp sensor air temp sensor pressor sensor and relay but cant get the air to work. It is full to spec of r134 checked codes through head unit only gat a code 21 for...
2001 Lexus LX470 4.7L ride control
Suspention is very hard does not dampen at all, well very little. Just changed the shocks on this LX470 as they where leaking , After changing them the ride became hard so i bleed the system again check all hight adjustments for L N and H . No codes, stored...
1996 Mazda Millenia 2.5L No Start VIN: JM1TA2211T
to all mazda tech pros out there. got this millenia that won't start. replaced the motor with a used one, then the engine started fine. test drove and on my way back, it started misfiring. pulled the plug wires on the front head to try to isolate the misfire, ...
2004 Mazda 3 S 2.3L Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: JM1BK14324
just a heads up this is my own vehicle ok looking for some mazda tech help here, the p0715 resets very randomly and still get the 3rd gear lock-in until you come to a complete stop and cycle the ignition. the too rich code is very random as well and occasion... Trouble codes: P0715, P0218
1995 Nissan Altima GXE 2.4L Cuts out, Stall
Customer came in with a 95 Altima 4 cyl, 2.4. Idle is fine but stalls and backfires through throttle body on acceleration. It acts like it's running out of fuel. Replaced distributor, fuel pressure is good, fuel injector balance test is good, disconnected cr...
2004 Nissan Sentra 1.8L No Start VIN: 3N1CB51D24
hello all haveing some problems on this little sentra. Car came in a month or so ago with no start, found all plugs fouled replaced plugs and recommened cam an crank sensor. Cust. took car returned 2 weeks later same problem, Installed new cam and crank sensor...
2005 Nissan Altima S 2.5L Mechanical VIN: 1N4AL11D05
OK here is a good one customer complains breaks peddle gets hard and the car slow down no power and smells like burning breaks and she just got them done. We check it out and found that the previous tech that work on it never opened the bleeder on the calipers...
2006 Nissan Titan SE 5.6L compressor VIN: 1N6AA06A66
we have a 06 titan that we are having trouble with the a/c clutch, we first thought it was a bad clutch coil, but that checked out ok,, we scanned it with a verus and found no codes, and in the archives we seen there is a lot of problems with the ipdm so we re...
1989 Toyota Pickup DLX 2.4L Excessive Emissions, Misfire, High idle speed VIN: JT4RN01PXK
Customer brought this truck that failed for high idle speed, incorrect timing, high hc @ 15 and 25 mph, and high Nox @ 15 and 25 mph. The truck misfires so badly during a pretest it barely even completes it. The vehicle also misfires at 2500-3500 sitting in th...
1995 Toyota Previa LE 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3GK12M3T
This previa is driving mi crazy; it came from some other shops and we havent foud the problem is runnig very lean o2 sensor reading 0.00 all the time fuel pressure, fuel injectors ok 13.9 oms no vacuum leaks,scaner data: long t ft 20.31% short 20%, mass 8.3 g/... Trouble codes: P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304
1999 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BG22K2X
Hoping for an experienced Toyota tech who has seen this before! The vehicle has a heavy hesitation, bucking when accelerating; mainly above 20mph. The vehicle also seemd to shift erratically due to this condition, i.e. holds the gear longer than you think it ... Trouble codes: P0171, P1133 (Manufacterer controlled air fuel ratio)
2002 Toyota Tundra Limited 4.7L Misfire, MIL Lamp on
Customer came in for a 150,000 mile check. Performed inspection and power steering flush. Cleared P0161 as a courtesy. No other work done except flush. Customer picked up and drove 10 miles, turned off vehicle and restarted 20 minutes later. Heavy miss at idle... Trouble codes: P0302 (Cylinder 2 misfire), P0304 (Cylinder 4 misfire), P0306 (Cylinder 6 misfire), P0308 (Cylinder 8 misfire)
2005 Toyota Corolla S 1.8L Voltage drop at idle VIN: 1NXBR32E95
I have an intermittent charge problem at idle when first driving in morning. Charging fine while at cruise or RPM up. When at idle the voltage drops to 12.3 and below. The idle gets low and rough. NO battery light is on. Main fuse connections look ok and no lo...
2007 Toyota Camry CE 2.4L Tpms Ecu VIN: 4T1BE46K27
Hi guys, I have a 07 toyota camry base model. The tpms lamp came in flashing. Using the OTC tpms tool I was able to verify the sensors in the tires are working at 315 mhz. I scanned the tpms ecu and get codes c2122 and c2177. I am using a Determinator scan too...

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2000 Honda Passport LX 3.2L Unknown VIN: 4S6DM58W9Y
after burning up a another mode switch and talking with identifix, found partial short to ground in switch circuits that was there when i manipulated the trans wiring harness on top of the trans. i disconnected the ecm connector and disconnected the mode switc...
2005 Honda Accord EX 3.0L air flow VIN: 1HWHN57UI3
thanks for the replies i took the evap out of this car and it was half plugged with old compressor shavings replaced evap and expansion valve and flushed works great
2005 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L Electronic VIN: 5FNRL38785
Thanks to most of you for your honest attempts at helping. "change the rack and pinion"?? Really? I digress,anyway Pushing the button on the left side of the dash let me do what i needed. Thank you!!
2003 Infiniti FX35 3.5L vents VIN: JNRAS08U83
thanks to all the techs who helped -we took off dash covers and we checked all the blend doors --it had a stero installed recently and the bottom blend door seemed to be stuck [maybe was hit] -we free up door and rods and all is working and customer has not be...
2004 Mazda RX-8 1.3L a/c amplifier VIN: JM1FE17374
Customer did not approve repair decided to bypass heater core for now and save up money to fix it right at a later date. Thanks for all replies. The help I received from the 3 replies was excellent. Thanks again! Cardoctor
2006 Mazda 3 i 2.0L Blower motor VIN: JM1BK32F56
Good morning With the help of several members input was finally able to tackle this job and bring it to a conclusion, I have thanked each one with a seperate email. I also contacted mitchell abd they are updating the labor time for this project to over 5 hr...
2005 Nissan Frontier LE 4.0L engine VIN: 1N6AD06U55
got it it was the IPDM it would sense a short from the relay and cut power to the ECM its located on the engne bay the fuse panel is the hole assymble has to be replace thanks for all your help guys.!!!
1994 Toyota Tercel LE 1.5L No Start, Hesitation VIN: JT2EL43T6R
THanks to everyone that helped, the solution came from the bay to my left, Should have never made it to this website, but still thank you for your help. I got in a hurry and over looked the basics. When i ran out of ideas i started over from the begining and s...
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