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1998 Infiniti QX4 3.3L Timing Belt VIN: JURARQ5Y7W
What are the proper timing marks to usew on the crank shaft and is to be set at tdc or 15 degrees atc
2003 Mazda Protege5 2.0L engine
Hi fellow mazda techs, I have a protege 5 that has consumed 3 litres of oil in 6000k. Customer brought vehicle in stating that the oil light would come on going around corners. Drained oil measured only .5 litres in crank case. Car was purchased used by owner ...
2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS 2.4L hazard turn signals VIN: 1GNV203JE3
please help,3rd post this month,i have this eclipse that the turn signals and hazard flashers dont work i have tried a drivers fusebox with etac on backside and i have plugged in another whole column (turnsignal,ignition,whole column)i tested all fuses and dia...
2003 Mitsubishi Lancer OZ Rally 2.0L Hydraulics VIN: JA3AJ86E53
Car came in with poor clutch function. Wouldn't engage until nearly at top of pedal travel. Determined clutch was in need of rebuild. New slave cylinder installed as well as all new internals; also new line from master cylinder to slave. Disc resurfaced. Sent ...
2005 Subaru Outback Limited 2.5L rear suspension VIN: 4S4BP62C05
Hello IATN members. I would like to direct this question towards Subaru Techs. We have this 2005 outback wagon here that has a strange ride-handling phenomenon while driving with back seat passengers and luggage in the cargo aria. When driving in adverse weath...
1994 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L No Start VIN: JT3VN39W3R
this truck refuses to start. We've tried replacing the coil and the distributor, the plugs, starting on propane, starting on carb cleaner. distributor is not giving out a cam or crank sensor signal, but i am getting injector pulse and spark. fuel pump isn't ru...

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2001 Kia Sportage 2.0L Cuts out VIN: KNDJA72301
This vehicle will not be fixed...After having received several replies and most of them pointing towards the wiring harness, spoke with client to tell him what my next step would be, client declined and is going to "junk" the car...after all this..ahh well.. ... Trouble codes: P0303.
2006 Nissan Maxima SL 3.5L p-1 VIN: 1N4BA41E56
Thanks for all the replies. After going over the options with my Mom. Valve body vs. New trans (w/crap warranty) vs. used trans - she wants a used trans. So we will be putting a used trans in this one. Thanks for all the help!
2003 Toyota Tacoma DLX 3.4L Unknown
First I want to say thanks for all the replies. A lot of you said check the driveline and ujoints. There was no indication anything was wrong there. There was no play in the joints, appeared to be no binding, and the condition was only present in gear with loa...
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