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1989 Acura Legend 2.7L Battery VIN: JH4KA4651K
Before I go on a safari with this one I think I should post for help here. This vehicle sits for three weeks at a time and battery is drained after that time; this time the open voltage was 1.8v. Charged battery, tested battery (newer) and charging system and ...
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2005 Acura MDX 3.5L drivetrain VIN: 2HNYD18755
Hello and thanks for your ear, this is a tough nut. My wife and I bought a 2005 MDX last spring. It has a droning "whooh-whooh-whooh" noise from the rear of the vehicle at 65 to 70mph , but is loudest at 68mph. It has a frequecny of about 5 per second. Our loc...
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2004 Audi A4 1.8L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUJC68EX2
Car running poorly check engine light on. Found 5 DTC"s Tested o2 sensor/ A/F sensor heater working and sensor working. Cooling fan stays on all the time. Found Identifix bulletins leading to Leak detection pump(LDP). LDP is not receiving power tested fuel pum... Trouble codes: P0139, P0135, P0172, P0171, P1296
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1991 Buick Regal Custom 3.1L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1G4WB14T8M
Hello all! We had this vehicle towed to us. The customer says he was driving it one day and all of a sudden the vehicle died. Tried to restart and now its having problems. The car starts up fine but idles terrible. As soon as you try to give it throttle it die...
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2003 Buick Century 3.1L Starting VIN: 264WSS2J33
hi all technicians,i have this buik not star,not spark at all,i replace crank sensor steel the same,module,check all grounds,i put scaner no codes at all,check compression 150 psi,thank in advance for any help.
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1996 Chevrolet Impala SS 5.7L Misfire, MIL Lamp on
HEY GUYS, I,ve been working on this car for 3 days straight,even on my birthday.This one is really kicking my butt. Car came in for a N.J. state inspection.Check engine light was glowing.I pulled codes. The first one was a air pump code. No big deal,seized a... Trouble codes: P0410 (Secondary air pump problem), P0300 (Multi misfire), P0420 (Bank 1 cat. Efficity), P0335 (Crankshaft position senser problem), P0336 (Crank shaft position problem)
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1999 Chevrolet Malibu 3.1L key phob VIN: 1G1NE52J4X
need to now how to program new key phobs,just got 2 new key phobs for this car (old ones lost).key phobs where bought at the dealer and a buddy tried to programm with tect 2 with no luck.I found directions on how to do it,the directions say to ground the recei...
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2003 Chevrolet C4500 Kodiak C4C042 6.6L Stall VIN: 1GBE4E1143
Trying to help a friend who purchased this vehicle. New injectors and New ECM installed along with Old HP pump w/ new FPR. Also has a low pressure fuel pump installed to feed fuel to HP Pump. Truck starts and runs fine. Will run for a few minutes then just shu...
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2004 Chevrolet Aveo 1.6L No Start VIN: KL1TJ62634
Had this puppy towed in for a no start, computer wasn't firing injectors, ordered up a new one, using tech2 I can't get the computer to accept the keys, tried an "experienced one - same thing, won't learn the keys. Any suggestions (aside from burnin it)?
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2006 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.5L abs VIN: 2G1WB58K66
I gotta ask a quick question regarding a stored dtc #C0242 in this vehicle that doe not seem to relate to this vehicle. My OTC scan tool gave a quick "ABS module comm lost" but I can't find that DTC in Mitchell or Identifix. I googled it for fun and it came up...
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2007 Chevrolet WORKHORSE 4.8L Excessive Emissions, Hesitation, Surge, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 5B4HPD2V17
Hi everyone, this truck has been a thorn in my side for months. It came here for a flash from another shop because they are unable to flash. I flashed it in november for a bulletin related to u codes and reduced engine power/ check engine lamp. Truck would go ... Trouble codes: U0107 (Loss of communication to tac module)
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2007 Chevrolet Impala LS 3.5L disable VIN: 2G1WB58K57
I am just wondering if anyone knows if there is way to disable a tire pressure monitering system on a 2007 Chev Impala. I installed a muffler and noticed the warning light and the customer asked if i can turn off the system he does not want to spend money to r...
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2011 Chevrolet express 3500 6.0L rear blower motor VIN: 1GAZGZFG6B
this express van has a weird problem. turn the ignition on and the rear blower motor will run on high, but the switch for it is in the off position. We are just trying to find a quick fix, thanks techs.
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2002 Chrysler Concorde LX 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2C3HD46R22
Hello everybody,i have this chrysler vin codes p0016 & p0344,we replaced the cam sensor from the dealar,the crank sensor is the same.I checked the pattern with a lab scope on 2 chanels.i have good waveform from a good car with 2.7l but on this car it's differe... Trouble codes: P0016, P0344
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1994 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 5.2L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: 3B7HF16Y9R
hello to all and thanks for any help. this truck has been around the shop and now it's my lucky turn. on start up the engine runs rough like crank sensor intermittently cutting out sync mode on drb 3 scanner shows no crank sensor. i have scoped crank signal at...
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1998 Dodge B2500 5.9L Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 3B7KF266XW
This truck is a 5.9 CUMMINS 24 VALVE TURBO DIESEL.I was forced by selections to put in a gas engine. The problem is during the blizzard it started dieing out. Hard time restarting and would die out every time when put into drive.It was used for about 8 hrs and... Trouble codes: 1693 (DTC detected in ecm)
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2003 Dodge Ram 2500 Truck 5.9L Tilt Lever VIN: 3D7KU28C64
I need to replace the ignition switch and repair the harness to correct a non-operative A/C blower. I need to remove the trim around the upper steering column for access. I have the upper section removed, and the screws removed from the lower piece, but the pl...
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2004 Dodge Grand Caravan EX 3.8L No Start VIN: 2D8GP44L44
vehicle has no spark or fuel pump pressure, has injector pulse? I was told that if you disconnect the cam or crank sensor that would allow the computer to fire spark, recognizing either sensor as a problem. I did that and it did not spark. Scan tool does commu...
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2006 Dodge Durango SLT 4.7L Steering VIN: 1D4HD48216
Not sure if I am posting this in the right place but seems to fit so we'll give it a go. We replaced four tires and performed a alignment on this Dodge Durango aprox 3 weeks ago. Customer came in for the tires after another shop recommended them.(245/70r17) A...
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2007 Dodge Caliber SE 2.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on, slight vibration VIN: 1B3HB417D3
Hi all, this vehicle had the 3 codes in it when I checked with my Genisys, checked freeze frame data before clearing, only code coming back is p0300 and it occurs at approx 2500 rpm and you can feel like a balance problem in the engine at that rpm and then the... Trouble codes: P0300, P0315, P0335
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2001 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L wipers VIN: 1FTRW08L71
This is a weird one we have here. The wipers work fine on high and low but will not park properly when shut off, they dont just stop where they are they actually will stop themselves in one of four different positions. The intermittent feature works but the wi...
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2002 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: IFAFP55UI2
This morning the customer had the taurus towed to the shop. He said that he has heard a small knocking noise for some time but was unsure what it was another shop told him it was his alternator but it never went any farther apparently. Well this morning while ...
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2002 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L No Start VIN: 1FMZU73E42
Thanks in advance for taking the time to read this. I have this Explorer that blew the fuel pump fuse twice in the last 2 weeks. After I replace the fuse it starts right up. I suspect a fuel pump, but it's an expensive guess. There are not any codes stored or ...
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2004 Ford F-450 Super Duty XL 6.0L Hesitation, Surge VIN: 1FDXF47P54
Start Truck Idles Fine. Under aceleration vehicle hesitates, with no power and then bogs down. Clears out for 20 30 seconds then continues. Started and drove after replacing filters ran better but still hesitates. Any suggestions? Trouble codes: P0263, P0603
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2005 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L Rotors/Wheel bearing VIN: 1FTPX12535
Thanks in advance I got this ford truck that is eating wheel bearing ever so often. I no that the torque is 295 ft lbs. I read a couple post that said to use a impact . I have tried it that way I have also set my torque wrench to 250 then went and another 90 d...
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2005 Ford Freestyle SE 3.0L No Upshift Cold CVT VIN: 1FMDK05165
Vehicle has CVT trans that acts up cold after sitting overnight. Started vehicle after sitting over night. Ambient temp was approximately 18 degrees. Vehicle went into gear and moved,but upon acceleration went to 4500 rpm at 25 mph and stayed there. After warm...
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2006 Ford Expedition Eddie Bauer 5.4L Hesitation, Surge VIN: 1FMFU17536
Hey Ford Techs. Road testing intermittenly this expedition will fall on its face, check engine light battery light comes on, coolant temp gauge dops for a split second then picks right back up. Seems to do it mostly on accel. Not setting any codes. It feels li...
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1995 Honda Civic LX 1.5L vibration in drive VIN: 1HGEG8655S
This one is defying all of my logic. The engine seems smooth but in drive we it shakes the steering wheel. We replaced all of the engine and transmission mounts, checked the pcv system, adjusted base idle. Nothing changes the vibration in drive. Any ideas?
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2002 Honda Civic EX 1.7L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGEM22952
Hi Techs, have codes P0505 Iac and P1505 pcv system,checked for Vac. leaks,none found,clamped off purge Sol. and hose for pcv,no difference. Idles anywhere from 1450 to 2000 RPM Scanner showed 0 at first at idle and load on it then after some testing 37 at idl... Trouble codes: P0505 (iac), P1505 (pcv system)
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2004 Honda Civic Hybrid 1.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: JHMES96633
Hello guys this is another fun car to work on, check engine light comes on with two codes p1600 on obd2 and p1449 on IMA sistem, code is related to the battery module, the blower motor fan is not working at the trunk this is the fan that cools down the battery... Trouble codes: P1449
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2005 Honda Pilot EX 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 2HKYFI8535
I have hear a 2005 Honda pilot with engine light on with code Po420.Call dealer ship they say 80,000 miles is the cut off for free replacement.Alldata is no help, or is the dealer they say replace all three converters.Bunch of money,Alldata says replace rear b... Trouble codes: P0420
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2004 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHDN46D44
This car originally had a dtc p0010 (A-cam position acuator cicuit bank 1) which I replaced the cam acuator after much difficulty, it was seized in the cylinder head. Now I keep getting a p0341 cam postion code. Replaced cam position sensor twice with OE senso... Trouble codes: P0341 (Cam position circuit malfunction)
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2006 Jeep Commander (Truck) 4.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J8HG48N96
Good morning,I need help from the jeep guys.Check engine is on with p0440 & p0441.WE smoke checked system with no problems found.USING SNAP ON SOLUS ,did function test on evap.it never passes.Replaced evap.sol.in engine comp.and nldl detector behind left rear ... Trouble codes: P0440, P0441
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2004 Land Rover Range Rover HSE 4.4L Ignition lock VIN: SALMF11404
The ignition switch on this Range Rover won't turn at times. When inserting the key in the ignition I can hear the steering column unlock and the key sometimes won't turn until the second attempt. Sometimes when inserting or removing the key the steering colum...
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1999 Lincoln Town Car 4.6L Park Lights VIN: 1LNHM82WLX
Hi ford guys. I have this lincoln that is giving me a bit of a hard time. The problem is that i have no parking lamps front or rear . It doesnt matter what position the head lamp switch is in. If i read my diagram correctly i should have voltage on the black w...
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2002 Mazda MPV LS 3.0L Starting VIN: JM3LW28J12
two days ago towing this car problem is on start i'm check the spark fuel pressure no good check the fuse engine 10A burn chang fuse i'm try start again same IG2 position horn working 2time this car is factory alarm
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2003 Mazda Tribute LX 3.0L supension VIN: 4F2CZ94123
hello all,i have this suv mazda tribute,customer complaining about suspension noise.I did a lot of roadtest to confirm noise,sure enough noise/knock more on the right front area.checked ball joints,tie rod ends,struts,sway bar links were all ok.I replaced fron...
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2004 Mazda RX-8 1.3L No Start VIN: JM1FE17324
The car was running fine, fuel smell in the car and engine bay. Removed upper intake and found a pool of fuel under the injectors. So changed all injector seals, line and Pulsation damper. Put back upper intake with new seals. To Pressure test the fuel supply,...
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2004 Mazda RX-8 1.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: JM1FE17N84
Hi all .Need help with this as I'm not familliar wiht this vehicle.I have not been able to duplicate this condition but the cust. says vehicle runs fine but at times it will shut off and not restart for 15 or20 min.Only code is o2 sensor code.Have noticed that... Trouble codes: P0037
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2003 Mercedes-Benz C230 Kompressor 1.8L Poor Fuel Economy VIN: WDBRF40J93
I replaced the tensioner pulley and belt and noticed a vacuum hose disconnected on the left front of engine (near the atmospheric pressure sensor). One end is attached to the intake just after the throttle plate, and I can't seem to find where the other end go...
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2006 Mercedes-Benz ML350 3.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4JGBB86EX6
This car has codes for misfire on all six cylinders (p0301-0306) but I could not fit them all in the spaces above. Car misses and shudders very badly at idle and it seems a little worse once it gets hot. If you rev the engine sometimes it sounds like its hitti... Trouble codes: P0015, P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304
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2002 Mercury Mountaineer 4.0L Hesitation VIN: 4M2DU86E72
this is an uncommon problem i havent faced before. the speedo acts fine after 20mph but before that it blinks out and cause the trans to shift improperly. the hesitation or bucking can be felt and described as trans no being able to determine which gear to be ...
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2004 Nissan Titan XE 5.6L plugged cats VIN: IFBHIRTIE3
Hey all...I had catalyst ineffieciency codes in this truck a few times before they finally plugged. I knew they were going to be something else to change. I have the left bank off and ready to re-install. All data gives 8 hours for the entire job and also has ...
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2008 Nissan Pathfinder SE 4.0L Rear hatch VIN: 5N1AR18B98
Unable to find diagrams for this system on alldata or mitchell.
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1994 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera S 3.1L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1G3AG55M8R
This car will not run with alternator plugged up. Unplug alt and it starts and runs fine. Plug alt in and it will start and run very rough and die. Tried a reman AC/delco, same result, also found that with the battery charger hooked up it does the same. So bas...
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1998 Plymouth Grand Voyager SE 3.0L No Start VIN: 2P4GP4431W
Hello every body i got this 98 grand voayer that came from a nother shop when you open the igniton you can hear the fuel pump when you crank the engine it starts for a couple of seconds then it dies you can keep cranking and nothing happesn if you close the ig...
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1997 Saab 9000 CS 2.3L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: YSC3D68U8V
THANKS UP FRONT FOR ANY HELP. AFTER INSTALLING A BATTERY THE ENGINE DOES NOT WANT TO IDLE IT SURGES TO THE POINT OF STALLING. AS SOON AS IT STARTS TO GET EVEN A LITTLE WARM IT RUNS FINE. I CHANGED THE COOLANT SENSOR BETWEEN 3&4 no change. i disconnected the ba...
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2008 Saturn Vue Red Line 3.6L Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3GSDLU3N58
Hello, The problem is a very intermittent loss of power/stalls out, CEL appears and code P2135 in history. Cleaned throttle body to no avail. Anyone else haveany experience with this. Symptom never occurs in the shop of course. Many thanks, Nick H. Trouble codes: P2135
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1998 Subaru Forester 2.5L Misfire VIN: JF1SF6357W
Hello tech, in need of help with this p.o.s. I checked fuel pressure, primary and secondary ignition (replaced plugs,wires,coil) by another shop all oem, checked compression , did a cyl leak down test , drop exhaust and inspected seat and guides with no conce... Trouble codes: P0301 (Cyl 1 misfire), P0303 (Cyl3 misfire)
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1999 Toyota 4Runner Limited 3.4L Transfer Case VIN: JT3HN87R3X
Hi guys thx for lookin at my post. I have a Toyota that has a 4x4 light flashing, vehicle is stuck in 4x4 and will not go into 2x4. I can manually operate the front actuator and it will go in and out of 4x4. I repalced the transfer case actuator assembly becau...
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2001 Toyota 4Runner Limited 3.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3HN87R4X
I am working with a 2001 toyota 4-runner customer drove truck 4 weeks and the P0171 has returned(800 miles). did my investigation of the system and it seems it only runs one bank controls, meaning it does not have a bank 2 system. there is a up stream O2 and a... Trouble codes: P0171
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1999 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L windshield wipers VIN: WVWMA63B0X
Car came in with windshield wipers not working, checked fuses, checked load reduction relay, has power to wiper motor, grounds are good, tested all positions of switch all OK, checked resistance of every wire in wire diagram for wiper system all OK, replaced w...
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2000 Volkswagen Passat GLX 2.8L No Start, Won't crank over VIN: WVWMD23BXY
Customer advised engine will not crank over. Dash lights are on, but no key response. Windows will not operate, etc. Customer asks, "if he gets a used comfort control module (about $85), does it have to be programmed? Is there somewhere the original can be sen...
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2007 Volkswagen Passat 2.0T 2.0L cylinder 3 missfire VIN: WVWGK73C37
Customer drove in with very low power ,we scanned codes no misfire code found. Then we changed the cam lifter and pump .When we started the car it ran great no engine light or codes ,but had a slight misfire at idle cyl 3 apx 14 misfires counted cyl 2 1-2 misf...
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2003 Volvo XC90 T6 2.9L long crank VIN: YV1CZ91H03
I have a volvo here that intermittently has a long crank. It seems to always start unless you let off the key to fast because you assume its about to start normally. I have an ecm-5200 code every once and awhile but it seems to always set when I accidentally l... Trouble codes: ECM52
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1995 BMW 325i 2.5L ignition switch VIN: WBACB432XS
The old key did not work in the new ignition lock,customer had new key cut two weeks prior to repair which he forgot to mention. Guys always replace housing, in my case actual steering wheel lock part was broken as well,which I didn't know till took the housin...
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2001 BMW 740iL 4.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: WBAGH83471
Thanks for all of the help folks! The culprit ended up being a reman. MAF unit. We put in a new Bosch unit and problem solved. The reman tested on the edge of the approved range but apparently that was not good enough. So as Tim from Wisconsin says, "A/M MAF... Trouble codes: P0171 (Lean bank 1), P0174 (Lean bank 2).
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2005 BMW X5 4.4i 4.4L High Beams VIN: 5UXFB53535
We are still working on this car, but i have to close the request. Had sent the light control module to bba who said it was unrepaireable, so we ordered a new one from dealer $501.00. same problem still exists nothing has changed. Next step is to pull both fro...
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2005 BMW X5 3.0i 3.0L driver door lock VIN: 5UXFA13565
Thanks everyone, the problem is the door lock actuator. Appreciate everyone's help.
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1998 Chevrolet K2500 Silverado 5.7L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Misfire VIN: 1GDCJ67R1X
Sorry for the delay with the fix, got sick in between. Many things were checked on this vehicle, cmp retard w/n spec - 0 degrees at idle, .3 - .6 degrees at 1500 - 2000 rpm. Regulator had already been replaced (with the updated injectors), cap and rotor was no...
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2001 Chevrolet Monte Carlo SS 3.8L Misfire VIN: 2G1WX15K61
Hi folks, Thanks for all the help, the sending shop cut the car loose and returned it to their customer. We believe it had a slightly bent rod on # 6 cylinder. Just to fill in some blanks: The car arrived at our shop from another shop, which I later learned... Trouble codes: P0300.
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2003 Chevrolet Trailblazer EXT LT 4.2L Pulls Right At Times VIN: 1GNDT13S63
after inspection of rear differental, axles. decided to try 4 new tires. this corrected the concern. the small different in tire was 3/8 in. the largest was 1 in. thanks iatn menbers bob
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2008 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT 4.8L Dash Cluster VIN: 1GCEC14C08
A special thanks to all of you who responded to this message, due to having all power and ground supplies to the cluster, and no access to a Tech 2 scanner, and knowing my communication BUS line wiring was good, and all wiring supplied to cluster, we went ahea...
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1990 Dodge Colt Vista 2.0L No Start VIN: JP4FH31V1L
First, thank you for all of your help. I decided to go back to the basics. I pinned out all of the inputs to the ECM and found I had no battery power and no ignition power from the main relay. Jumped past the main relay and jumped the missing battery power to ...
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1996 Dodge Caravan SE 3.3L No Start
Thanks all for your input. I checked and rechecked everything you all mentioned. The harness had become mice food and wires were chewed apart. New harness did the trick!
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2002 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck 4.7L front differential VIN: 3D7HU18N72
First off thanks for all the replies. So far so good, no problems. We did end up putting 4 matching tires on the truck.
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2005 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck SLT 5.7L Stall VIN: 1D7HA18D35
the dying problem is fixed thanks to josh from wyoming, mark from new jersey and nestor from california. they nailed the problem. low on tranny fluid. i had tranny serviced in my shop about 4 months ago and have had the oil changed since then also. nobody caug... Trouble codes: P0116.
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2001 Ford Explorer Sport 4.0L Accessories VIN: 1FMYU60E01
THANK YOU FOR ALL THE QUICK RESPONSES-ONE HIT IT RIGHT ON THE NOSE-THE KEY LESS ENTRY MODULE WAS DEFECTIVE-WE COULD HEAR IT CLICKING BEHIND THE GLOVE BOX-WE JUST BYPASSED IT AND THE DOOR LOCKS WORKED JUST FINE-CUSTOMERS NEVER USED IT ANYWAY--THANX AGAIN BRIAN
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2002 Ford F-150 XL 4.2L No Start VIN: 2FTRX17292
Thanks to all who sent in help for this. I was able to get the vehicle to act up at the shop finally one morning when it was cold. What I found was really weak and intermitant spark. I tested power at coil which was fine, Then tested driver side from ecm which...
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2003 Ford Windstar SE 3.8L Mechanical VIN: 2FM2A52493
thanks for the great trip the problem was bad torqe converter
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2005 Ford E-450 Super Duty 6.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FDXE45S45
most of you guys were right, I change the fuel pump and the stupid light never came back on.I'll never loose time again on that P0191 code. It's most of the time if not all the time the fuel pump. Thanks again to everybody that took time to help me out. I.A.T.... Trouble codes: P0191.
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2006 Ford Expedition Limited 5.4L Misfire, MIL Lamp on, Lacks power VIN: IFMFU205X6
This thing is fixed, there were several replies emphasizing testing the ign. coils and spark plugs. Then to complicate things, Ford evidently has trouble with live misfire data and I.D. for the misfiring cylinder. Used mode6 on the scanner and was able to ... Trouble codes: P0305 (5 Misfire).
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2007 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L abs system VIN: 1FMYU93107
Thanks to all of those that posted. We were able to fix the vehicle by replacing the lft frt axle. It was indeed the tone ring that was broken, causing all of our problems. Replaced the axle, cleared the codes and they have not returned after several test driv...
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2007 Honda Fit Sport 1.5L Misifre cyl3 cold VIN: JHMGD38467
Seems once again i decided to look over the simple part--Valve adjustment. Pulled it back apart and found all of the exhaust valves to tight.Adjusted them up and as of now several weeks later no issues. I will go out on a limb and say its fixed. Customer is no... Trouble codes: P0303 (Cyl 3 misfire).
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2000 Hyundai Accent GL 1.5L Reverse VIN: KMHCG45G0Y
First off, thanks to everyone that offered help, Never really found the cause of the problem with this trans. We did find the Pressure control solenoid A to be bad, but by the time we priced those, I could have a used trans shipped in. Not knowing a whole lo...
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2005 Kia Rio 1.6L Hesitation, Tortoise like power VIN: KNADC12575
Thank you Alice and the other Tech's that said timing.All you Tech's deserve a hug and a beer. After throwing some parts at this car(used computer,ckp,and cmp).Alot of hair pulling and head scratching. One of the tech's thought that the ring gear on the flywhe...
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2005 Lincoln Aviator 4.6L Awd VIN: 5LMEU88HX5
Installed new module and reprogrammed it and everything worked fine
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2002 Mazda MPV LS 3.0L harsh shift VIN: JM3LW28A52
Thanks for the fast replies, the TCM was faulty. Installed new TCM and flashed with current software no od light smooth shifting.
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1997 Mercedes-Benz E320 3.2L Remote VIN: WDBJF55FXV
drivers door handle receiver damaged got key to work with trunk sensor so cust stopped there
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2004 Mercury Sable LS Premium 3.0L Cuts out VIN: 1MEFM55S44
i just wanted to mention,this problem only happens when it snows.customer took vehicle until it acts up again.i tried wetting it again,cleared code.did'nt return.ft's were normal.were supposed to get some snow this week,we'll see.thanx again for the replies.
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2002 Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2.0L Alt. VIN: JA3AJ36B92
Hi guys, I want to thank EVERYONE for the tremendous help on this one. From those who posted replies and emails to those in the chat rooms. I was able to partially fix the vehicle. What I mean is that it is charging now but only after it rev up to approx 15...
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2003 Subaru Forester XS 2.5L transmission VIN: JF1SG65643
we replaced the transmission and the noise is gone. Most likely was the bearing between the differential and the transmission, but we decided to go with a used trans rather then fixing the existing trans. thank you.
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2003 Toyota Highlander 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTEHF21A03
Customer got stuck in snow bank and spun the wheels cleared the code,road tested light didn't come back on.Thanks to all who replied. Trouble codes: P0500.
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2006 Toyota Highlander Limited 3.3L Starting VIN: JTEEP21A36
Charged the battery over night retested with Hydrometer found bad cell replaced battery Thanks for all the replies
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1998 Volkswagen Passat GLS 1.8L Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWNA63B4W
You guys fixed it! I'm not very strong regarding "Das auto" but will need to upgrade my iATN status as the owner purchased this car less then a year ago. My apology for not activating the "Pit Pass". The stand-alone ign. module wasn't triggering No.1 cyl. You ... Trouble codes: 16684 (Misfire recognized), 16685 (Misfire cyl. 1), 17656 (Fuel level too less yes thats what it said.).
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2001 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L No Start, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 3VWSK29M61
well so far so good. the dealer pump i installed was defective. it put out pressure always but lacked in volume intermittently. chasing my tail around, eroneous trouble codes fooled me into digging deeper than i had too. what really upsets me is my original di... Trouble codes: P0322.
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2003 Volkswagen Passat GL 2.8L Starting VIN: WVWRH63B73
THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO RESPONDED TO MY PROBLEM. IT WAS IN FACT A GROUND ISSUE. A COUPLE OF YOU EVEN NAILED IT EXACTLY. IT WAS THE CABLE FROM THE BODY TO THE ENGINE. I FABRICATED A CABLE & SOLDERED CONNECTORS, BOLTED IT UP & WALA! EVERYONE WHO RESPONDED WERE ON...
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