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1993 Honda Civic Si 1.6L rear wiper motor VIN: 2HGEH3385P
ok i have this 93 civic hatchback si here i cant seem to get the rear wiper working. i took the gear box and motor apart to find that the motor had burnt out, so i replaced it with a working used motor still doesnt work i check the connection and i have no pow...
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1998 Honda Accord EX 2.3L drivers side axel seal VIN: 1HGCG5650W
Hey All, Replaced this axel seal a couple of weeks ago and it 's leaking again. The mating surface looked pretty and I did not see any other problems. Was wondering if you Honda guy's have seen this before and can give me a clue. I did use an aftermarket seal...
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1999 Honda Civic EX 1.6L Stall VIN: 2HGEJ6688X
Hi folks;this Civic always starts, but occasionally will stall within 1-5 seconds; usually restarts and stays running but may quit more than once; has quit more often with cold or cool starts,but it has happened warm as well. No codes get stored. No security s...
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2006 Isuzu N NQR 5.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: JALE5J1667
Hey everyone, customer brought in this deisel which is the only deisel in his fleet. We are not deisel mechanics but said we would look at it for him. Brought in truck with mil on and a po404 egr problem.We have absolutely no repair info for any deisels let al...
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2006 Mazda 3 i 2.0L Vent VIN: JM1BK12F26
Have not looked at this problem yet. Customer called in a panic. (Sound familiar) Said it will not take fuel when attempting to fill up. Most likely a restriction or venting issue, but did not see any TSB's or FIX archives for this particular critter. Anyone s...
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1998 Nissan Frontier 2.4L oil pump VIN: 1N6DD26Y1W
Found that after the timing chains were replaced and oil pick-up tube being cleared, there was no engine oil pressure. Removed the oil pump and checked the drivegear and oil passages for debris. Found that the pump was lined up and the passages were clear. Rep...
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2000 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D5Y
This converter and manifold uses packing and rings. Need to know if the flat metal gasket is also supposed to be used as well or just the round seals and rings. The after-market only knows of the flat metal one. I'm sure someone has experience with this unique... Trouble codes: P0174 (Lean bank 2), P0420 (Cat eff low bank 1), P0430 (Cat eff low bank 2)
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2001 Nissan PRIMERA 2000CC Electronic VIN: TP12004739
dear all need the car is not shifting gear ,just runs on one gear replaces the gear from Nissan fluid AT T FLUID J20L(Y61 48) the step motor .
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2002 Nissan Altima S 2.5L No Start VIN: 1NAL11D32C
First of all, thanks for the help. Brought this car in with no start hot after long run and hot soak. Found coolnat leaking into cylinders causing probelm. Removed engine and cylinder head and performed head gasket replacement. Found gasket material failed. Du... Trouble codes: P0320 (Camsensor)
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2004 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L First Shift VIN: 1N4BA41E94
On your first shift after 2 hrs of sitting in drive or reverse you can feel engagement but there is no movement unless you let it sit idle in park for 2 mins before putting it into drive. During first rebuild replaced valvebody and band from dealer drove over ...
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2007 Nissan Murano SL 3.5L sooted exhaust conde VIN: JN8AZ08WX7
I have a new customer,just started coming for lubes.This vehicle has no driveability issues. However,they have a concern with the water coming out of the exhaust pipe being black /sooted.I checked and it is not oily.performed a scantest =no codes.Check scan da...
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1998 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L No Start VIN: 4TBG28KXWU
I have tested cmp and ckp sensors. The cmp has good waveform and correct frequency. Also resistance is dead on in the spec. The CKP show good waveform and frequency but ohm is high at 2400. Top of spec is 1600. I have tested wires from ckp, cmp back to ECM all... Trouble codes: P0340
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2000 Toyota Solara SE 2.2L won't pass emission VIN: 2TICG22PXY
Came From another Shop They Had Change- EGR, EGR Vaccum control valve won't pass emission test There are some monitors not ready they drove car for 130 miles still some monitors still not ready wich they are EGR Syst, Catalys & EVAP Not ready--
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2000 Toyota Celica GT 1.8L Stall VIN: 2000TOYOTA
The vehicle has an intermittant stall when coming to a stop or just pulling away.Theres no codes.Throttle body looks good.It starts right back up and may not stall again that day or maybe will.Cannot determine if its losing the ignition or fuel.It happens quic...
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2002 Acura CL 3.2L Transmission VIN: 19UYA42452
Hey guys you all are great. It was in fact a defective 3rd gear pressur swith at lower trans area. Thanks again to all of you God bless. You all are #[...]...
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1986 Honda Accord DX 2.0L shakes at idle VIN: JHMBA7428G
well didnt get too far on this one had lots of great ideas on fixes, tried most of them to no avail, I think most problem was with age and condition on vehicle, it is very hard(impossible) to make this car new again, especially with customer on limited budget,...
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1999 Honda Passport EX 3.2L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 4S6CK58W0X
THANKS FOR ALL THE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS CONCERN I WAS ABLE TO PINPOINT CAUSE OF CONCERN TO A DEFECTIVE POWER STEERING PRESSURE SWITCH BASED ON THE INFORMATION RECIEVED FROM MY TECH HELP REQUEST ONCE PRESSURE SWITCH WAS REPLACED VEHICLE WILL IDLE PROPERLY Trouble codes: P1508 (Iac sys low rpm).
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1999 Honda CR-V EX 2.0L SRS light on VIN: JHLRD1748X
Thanks for all the replies, here's what I learned: DO NOT test these tensioners with an ohmmeter. They are explosives, not motors (you'd think Mitchell would be a little clearer about that). Most replies indicate the belt tensioner is likely at fault. Even...
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2004 Hyundai XG350 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHFU45E44
It turns out the replaced engine was from a Kia not a Hyundai. So we have different calibrations we assume. We switched out the replacement O2 sensors and the light has remained off. It's a guessing game now as to which sensors will work for this vehicle. We n... Trouble codes: P0175 (rich bank 2), P0172 (rich bank 1).
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2005 Toyota Highlander 2.4L master cylinder VIN: JTEGD21AX5
Thanks to all for there responce. George and Miguel hit the nail on the head had to bleed the accuator Thanks again to all that responded.
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