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2006 Honda Civic DX 1.8L cooling system VIN: 1HGFAA1686
i have found a tsb for cracks in the block that can cause overheating... no problem. but, in one of the areas that are subject for cracking, is the oil/air separator. I have located the sparator plate..., my question to you nissan techs out there: exactly what...
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2006 Honda S2000 2.2L Convertible Roof VIN: JHMAP21436
Let me start by saying that this S2 has never been in an accident. I am replacing the canvas top because of a tear. This is the third top I have replaced on one of thes cars, and I have always used the same manufacturer, but this is the first one to give me a ...
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2009 Honda Accord LX 2.4L Vehicle Stability Control Buto VIN: 1HGCP36879
Thanks in advance for all answers...
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2004 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.4L No Start VIN: KM8SC73D74
Hey guys I put front coil springs in this car and now it doesnt start. Pretty great right. I have no power to the fuel pump. I do have power into and out of the fuel pump relay. The relay is functioning as it should and I do have power at the test connector in...
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2007 Hyundai Entourage GLS 3.8L No Start, Stall VIN: KNDMC233X7
Group I have this van a local body shop sent over. Was hit in front by a deer. They repaired and let customer take home and it did great. The next morning it would not start and they towed to their shop and checked all the grounds and any wiring that could hav... Trouble codes: P1295 (Air metering), P2106 (Throttle body), P2173 (Throttle high airflow)
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2002 Isuzu Axiom 3.5L instument cluster VIN: 4S2CE558X4
Fuse for anti theft blows and instument cluster is inop also trans wont shift. Customer had truck is other shopfor inop speedo and was told it was the vss. They replaced it and still didn't work. Now when I check it it appears the imobilzer in the theft system...
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1999 Lexus LX470 4.7L climate control VIN: JT6HTOOW6X
vehicle has automatic temperature control. when "cold" is selected, cold air comes out. Any temperature above is selected max hot air comes out. All mode doors operate and switch good, blower ok. No noises coming from under dash. have codes 11 - room temp sens...
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2002 Mazda Protege5 2.0L Suspension VIN: JM1BJ24542
Customer complaining creaking noise while driving and turning. Creaking noise sound like someone jumping up and down on a spring mattress or twisting the coil spring. I can hear it while going straight ahead at slow speed and most obvious when steering to almo...
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2006 Mazda 6 i 2.3L Unknown VIN: 1YVFP80C16
Vehicles was towed to the shop because the engine somehow had no oil and was damaged, it was making a rocket sounded like a bearing failed. I replaced it with a used one. Took my time did everything right had not problems. New/used engine started fine everythi...
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1995 Mitsubishi 3000GT Spyder VR-4 3.0L Hvac VIN: JA3AN74K5S
Intermittent power to A/C control head/panel-either KOEO or KOER, has no voltage supply-all fuses good. Approx every tenth start-up display will illuminate and operate briefly, then lights out. No operation, AllData schematics are difficult to read or understa...
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2001 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA31D41
OK had this Nissan Maxima come in with a P1320 ignition coil fault. However the tcs and slip light would come on too. Finally another code appeared P1211 which is abs/tcs module. I did find a bad coil and replaced it, however the codes came back. It just so ha...
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2003 Nissan Xterra XE 3.3L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 5N1ED28Y53
So not to familar with nissan, but doesnt have any faults, idle has a little skip to it, like its misfiring. replaced plugs/wires/cap/rotor and cleaned maf, replaced air filter. Is getting like 13-14mpg on the hwy. Was wondering if anyone has run into this bef...
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1998 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 4S3BG685XW
We have this Outback in the shop that will idle extremely high. The diagnostic chart for the codes 1507 and 507 are pretty basic. They say to check for vacuum leaks and if none found to replace the IAC valve. I checked for leaks both with carb clean and with t... Trouble codes: 1507 (Idle control problem), 507 (Idle control problem)
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2002 Subaru Impreza RS 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: JF1GD67582
Need some Subaru help guys. This is a used car, came right from the auction. It will not idle smoothly. Some times it will stall right after its started, then you have to feather the throttle to get it runnning, but it will eventually idle on its own, but it w...
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1993 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L No Start VIN: 4T1SK12E2P
So this car has been a pill we replaced the eng and ever since has not restarted intermitt after driven and parked for short time we have installed a new dist and coolent sensor because of failures of both but nothing has fixed the problem we have only duplica...
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2005 Toyota Tacoma 4.0L Little heat at idle VIN: 5TEUU42N65
Hi everbody. We are working on this Tacoma truck and the customers complaint is little heat out of the vents at idle, at cruising speed it is fine. We check engine temperature with scan tool to verify engine stays at 183' to 189' degrees. We test drove vehicle...
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2008 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L Cuts out VIN: 5FNRL38658
Thank you everyone for taking the time to help me out. This vehicle is fixed. I hooked the hds up and test drove and could not see anything changing when the problem acted up. The trans fluid was a little on the dirty side so I performed a fluid exchange and t... Trouble codes: P3400 (valve pause system stuck off).
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2004 Mazda 3 i 2.0L Pats VIN: JM1BK12F84
I contact mazdaserviceinfo.com and they request incode. mazda agree and give me incode. When you found outcode until you enter incode do not turn igniton key on and off more than 5 time because outcode will change and you will need request another incode ...
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1991 Nissan Sentra XE 1.6L Radiator VIN: 1N4EB31B8M
I HAVENT BEEN ABLE TO GET THIS VEHICLE IN BUT I AM LEANING TOWARD THE WATER PUMP DUE TO REPLYS. COULD STILL BE THE RADIATOR ALSO. THE FANS ARE WORKING CORRECTLY THEY ARE DESIGNED TO COME ON AT THE LOWER TEMP IF BELOW A CERTAIN SPEED AND THE HEATER WORKS GREA...
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2001 Nissan Frontier SC 3.3L bearing noise charge VIN: IN6MD26T61
the reason that this vehicle has not been fixed is due to the cost of the remanufactured supercharger I have found a bearing repair kit for it when I contacted the people that sell the kit they told me that they offer no instructions and that I would a need a ...
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