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|2005 Honda Accord DX 2.4L Surge, High Idle VIN: 1HGCM55465
This car was towed in on Thursday afternoon with a complaint of high idle and sputtering. I road tested and confirmed both concerns. Raod testing showed RPM would climb to 5000 when puttig clutch in to shift or idle. Starting car and letting it idle for a few ...
|1999 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L Fuel Tank VIN: KMHJF35F1X
This Elantra came into to the shop about a couple of weeks ago complaining of a fuel leak. the top of the fuel tank was rusted and leaking. we replace the tank with a aftermarket tank and replaced both vent valves that are on top of the tank. customer came bac...
|2004 Hyundai Sonata 2.4L Mechanical VIN: KMHWF25S74
Thank you to anyone that can help me. I have a 04 sonata that the water pump was leaking and got on the balance shaft belt and dried it out and snapped it. The belt chunks went into the timing belt and jumped timing bending all of the exuahst valves. The timin...
|2000 Lexus rx300 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: H6HE10U1Y0
I also have any RPM out on the dash all of a sudden but everything else works mph,gas,etc.Do you know if this has a seperate wire to trans I may have touched.I thought that this signal from crank sensor to computer then body computer then dash. Correct me if I... Trouble codes: P0330
|2002 Mitsubishi Diamante LS 3.5L Hesitation, Stall VIN: 6MMAP57P72
Hey guys, vehicle came in with inop check engine light and 2 codes, P0401 and P0403. Tested EGR solenoid found inop. The complaint was not the check engine light, but that when turning corners the vehicle will hesitate and sometimes stall. I checked data for M... Trouble codes: P0401, P0403
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|1995 Honda Civic DX 1.5L Control Head VIN: 1HGEJ22XSL
thanks Joe -I thought it strange that the new control head had the same wiring connectors as the old one. The new switch was behind the block off plate,but does not come w/a new a/c button,have to reuse old one.You would think they would include a note w/the n...
|2002 Mazda Miata 1.8L Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JHM1NB3533
Everyone had useful information in one form or another, so thanks to all who replied, it's what makes this system work. Since the customer has had this to the dealer and two independents, I was trying to work with him, one step at a time. The 2ndary ignition... Trouble codes: P0300.
|2003 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.5L Valve Train VIN: JN8DR09Y43
disassembled top of engine rechecked lifter clearances #3 intake lifter had wear from cam lobe used smaller feeler gauge to recheck clearances was 5 thousanths over specs from cam lobe wear customer requested to reassemble eng and would drive until got much wo...
|1998 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L compressor VIN: K0WU060519
Thank you to all for taking the time to help. I took over on this job for a the tech who was off for a few days. I assumed all inputs had been checked. NOT !!! once we threw the amplifier at it and it didn't help it was back to square one. Quickly found we wer...