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1997 Mazda 626 DX 2.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FDE4H7865
Vehicle came in because of overheating condition, and coolant leaks. Block tested vehicle and instantly failed. Dbl checked with gas anylizer just to be safe. Sent the head out to be pressure tested and milled. Shop found 3 bad exhaust valves and replaced enti...
2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GT 3.0L Balancer VIN: 4A3AE55HX3
Actually just looking to see if this issue has ever surfaced with anyone else.We were not able to remove the balancer, because it is stuck to the crank gear behind the cover. The balancer is frozen on the shaft and it appears that the gear is walking out also.
2006 Nissan Altima S 2.5L Lighting VIN: 1N4AL11D96
we are requesting help to diagnose this vehicles turn indicators.turn indicators will light up and flash on the dash and outside the vehicle but you can not hear any sound indicating that the turn indicator are on.Checked wire diagram and found no flasher,seam...
1994 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L Rear Door VIN: 4T1SK12EOR
hi everyone, this one has me stumped, customer brings car in for rt rear door inop. it won't open from inside or out,i have tried my slim jim for an hour or more with no luck. i also tried removing door panel but can't get to clips on either side to remove. an...
2000 Toyota RAV4 2.0L No Start VIN: JT3GP10V7Y
this one is really strange, the customer says it just died going down the road and was towed in. it has good spark fuel pressure injector pulse the check engine light stays on during the crank period. the voltage at the b+ terminal of the check box under the h...
2007 Toyota Sienna LE 3.5L oil pump VIN: 5TDZK23C67
Engine was reinstalled and started fine. Oil pressure was low at idle. After reving engine oil pressure would rise and light would go off. Pulled pan and reinstalled gasket in pickup tube. Oil pressure increased and light was not on. Next day light returned on...

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1983 Nissan 280ZX 2 2 Turbo 2.8L Surge, Cuts out, Misfire
Sorry this took so long but the customer is dragging his feet about letting us spend more time on his 4th car. The fix was an airflow meter. By a stroke of luck for me a 82 280zx turbo came in for a clutch and while it was here I "borrowed" parts from it. The ...
1994 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L No Start, Cuts out VIN: JT2SK12E6R
Thank you for all you guys out there, all of you are really great, i posted around 6 pm last night and some one even respond it at 9 pm or 10 pm. It's finally fix with a simple thing that i overlook it, as some of you said the coolant temperature sensor does F...
2001 Toyota Tacoma DLX 3.4L Drive engagement VIN: 5TEHN72N71
The replies I received suggested: 1) Worn sealing rings on the back of the pump, 2) Possible hard o-rings in the trans that won't seal when cold, 3) Improper TPS signal, 4)Check the mounts and shifter adjustment also have the customer shift trans into first ...
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