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2000 Honda S2000 2.0L Hesitation VIN: JHMAP1141Y
This honda will not acc. Boggs bad, clamp off fuel return and boost fuel pressure up and it will fly all injectors good new fuel pump and regulator has a lean code 171 just came in for leaking injectors and cust said they have had this problem for a while has ...
2000 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L line pressure solenoid VIN: 3N1CB51D6Y
This transmission has hard shift and check engine light is on with a P0745 line pressure solenoid malfunction, another shop put in a new solenoid pack, new ECM all from nissan and used transmission still has the same problem. I have good continuity in wires fr...
2005 Nissan Quest 3.5L No Start VIN: 5N1BV28U55
This vehicle was towed here last night. As a favor to a friend i said i would look at it. The history as i know it is the car ran low on oil. She was to drive it to me today to check out a tap in a valve cover. Of course you read it got towed in so i cant list... Trouble codes: P0345
2005 Subaru Outback XT Limited 2.5L Hesitation, Surge VIN: 4S4BP67C15
Hello Fellow Techs, I have this outback turbo here that isn't performing properly. The customer has just purchased this car. The complaint is that it does not accelerate smoothly. While driving at any speed above 45MPH while the torque converter is locked, if...
2002 Toyota Sienna LE 3.0L timing belt VIN: 4T3ZF13CXY
Hi Techs, I replaced this timing belt 6000 miles ago and now it is shredded like before. The belt is riding over the edge of cam gear on radiator side,but I can't see why,then travels down behind a front Eng. mount where it is rubbing on, shredding the front s...

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1999 Acura EL 1.6L Stall VIN: 2HHMB4649X
Gentlemen, thank you so much for the replies, all of you had the same basic reply, get oem tank, aftermarket don't have the proper baffles and when fuel is down to 1/4 or 1/8, pump sucks air, can be seen with fuel gauge hooked up while driving or amp meter on ...
2006 Honda Civic DX 1.8L Surge VIN: FDI-100393
Finally got that new throttle body. Installed and solved the problem. Thanks for the replies. Have a good weekend.
1989 Hyundai Excel 1.5L flywheel VIN: KMHLD11J2K
Sorry I'm late in closing this request (1st time). The 89 Hyundai did have an engine from an automatic vehicle in it which explains the collar on the flywheel that is not supposed to be there for a clutch assy or flywheel. Removing the collar from the rear o...
2000 Kia Sportage 2.0L Excessive Emissions, MIL Lamp on VIN: KNDJA7236Y
Have only put 10 miles on car and so far no check engine light and no rotten egg smell. 6 out of 7 replies said use oem and other reply said napa sensor ok. I went with the napa.If I have problems later on,napa will take 02 back.If light comes on later,I'll tr... Trouble codes: P0130.
2004 Mazda 6 i 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1YVFP80C84
Thanks for all the great responses. I have learned alot from this car, We sent the car to the dealer to have them use the there scan tool to verify proper vvt operation. they dagnosed it as the timing being off and were 100% correct. this was a simple one, Jus... Trouble codes: P0340.
1995 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.0L No Start VIN: JN8HD17Y5S
The fix for this vehicle was easy, getting there was the hard part! The big thing that I relized I had to do was get at the computer and start back probing. Found Pins 38&47 were supposed to get 11-14 volts on them, was only getting @9v, 6v cranking. Those wir...
2000 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L No Start VIN: 3N1CB51D0Y
yeahhhhhhhhhhh!!!this car is totally fixed!!!today i had a new e.c.m that came from the dealer,putted in and buiaaa!!!thanks everybody for your precious time to respond!!!
2002 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L cylinder head VIN: 3N1CB51D32
Thanks for your input Rollin and Jason. But Bobby from Virginia hit the nail on the head. That part is a little check valve on the end of the cvt solenoid. It apparently got knocked off when the headbolt right below was removed. I'm glad we saw it. As far as m...
1995 Subaru Legacy 2.2L Control panel VIN: 4SEBKB353S
I have replaced computer box and car is still running. I am not sure if that is the fix. It's about 4 days since the customer pick up the car. didn't hear back from her. Thank you for the help you all put out joe
1998 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L Electrical? VIN: 4S3BG6850W
Thanks to all that replied. The problem was the connectors under the dash were connected. Dis-cinnected them and everything works find. Thanks al
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