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2002 Honda Civic EX 1.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGEM22932
Hello, I have this 02 Honda Civic that intermitaly setting a P1457 EVAP control system leakage, I preformed the TSB 08-016 that installed a new EVAP kit along with a new fuel tank o-ring. The problem is I use EASE software to diagnos it and for the honda it do... Trouble codes: P1457 (EVAP control system leakage)
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2007 Honda Civic Hybrid 1.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: JMHFA36277
thanks for checking this one out. we are still learing about these hybrid systems so we dont have much info on them yet. this car has 2 codes stored. u1204 for an IMA can fault and poa07f for battery module deterioration. I did find a bulleton for a software u...
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2003 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHDN45D13
Hello. I have a Hyundai here that I wish would just go away and I need your help to make that happen. This car runs great to performance problems, it has a CEL on and some codes. My first code is po420 which is a cat code. I tested the cat and it all test good... Trouble codes: P0133, P0420 (Cat effecenny low bank 1), P1631 (Can time out ecu)
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2003 Infiniti G35 3.5L Check Engine Light VIN: JNKCV51E13
Customer came in with check engine light on last month, did a did and found #4 coil bad. Sold a coil, spark plugs (oe) and induction service. Came back with same codeand ignition miss the next day, swapped coil with #2 and checked for vacuum leaks, cleared cod...
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1995 Lexus LS400 4.0L Hard Steering VIN: JT8UF22EXS
Thanks in advance. I have this 95 lexus es400 with intermittant steering assist . it will be easy then hard all in a matter of seconds. Thanks Mike P
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2002 Lexus ES300 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTHBF30G32
Hello IATN. I need help on this strange problem 2002 lexus es300 that send P1350. Removed sensor and ohm test, within specs, but changed anyways. Vehicle sets code as soon as you restarts. There is not much room to check underneath the vehicle, next to the hot... Trouble codes: P1350 (Camshaft postion sensor bank 2)
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2002 Mazda Tribute DX 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4F2YU08142
Hi guys, this vehicle came in with an obvious misfire and after computer scan found code PO351 stored. replaced #1 cyl ignition coil and plenum gaskets and also #1 fuel injector as it was leaking. After starting the vehicle up after the repair i noticed right ... Trouble codes: P0351 (Primary/secondary ignition coil malfunction)
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1997 Mitsubishi Mirage LS 1.8L No Start VIN: JA3AY31C7V
Vehicle drove into my shop by another tech from another shop. Sat overnight and will not start. Customer complained vehicle would not start when cold and stall when coming to a stop sign. Apparently it runs great otherwise. This information was by the previous...
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2004 Mitsubishi Galant GTS 3.8L Engine VIN: 4A3AB76S14
Has a noise when first starting cold.It will make this about 10 sec.Sound like it has a timing chain and the tensoner is loose.It doesant do it every time.The longer you let it sit(next day) you get about 10 sec.2 days about 20 sec.I have read about lifters bu...
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2004 Nissan Quest SE 3.5L Side Doors VIN: 5N1BV28U44
Sliding doors open on there own while sitting in the vehicle stoped and driving where do i start.never seen any thing like it before.
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2006 Nissan Titan LE 5.6L oil pressure VIN: 1N6AA06816
Hello Nissan Tech's, this truck came in with the oil pressure gauge pinned, on high. We checked it and found it at 200psi at 2500 rpm cold, I'd say it's a little on the high side:-) So the dealer said to try replacing the pan that has a check valve in it, at t...
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2002 Toyota RAV4 2.0L No Start, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JTEHH20V72
hi group.vehicle tow in with stuck in mud. it's difficult to start and run. scanned showing #2 & #4 misfire. i swap coil with #1 &3, still misfire #2 &4 cylinder.it's didn't follow. vehicle running with coil connector disconnect at #2 &4 coil. then remove the ...
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2005 Toyota Camry 2.4L Timing chain
Ok..my friend did cylinder head on a 2.4 camry. It was done because it had an external coolant leak on the back of the cylinder head. Upon reinstalling the head the car was a no start. It would crank but couldnt get it to even try. I looked at it for them mark...
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2004 Hyundai Sonata 2.4L No Start VIN: KMHWF25S94
well like everyone rec. replaced the crank sensor.whitch that sloved the probleam thks to all for the help Trouble codes: P0335.
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2004 Mazda RX-8 1.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: JM1FE17N84
upon further inspection of vehicle found 85 lbs. comp on engine .returened veh to cust and advised needs ohaul.Thanks for the replies. Trouble codes: P0037.
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2000 Mitsubishi Montero Sport ES 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JA4MT31HXY
It has been almost a week and have not heard from customer, all I can assume is that he is either (1)getting it repaired somewhere else or (2) Not fixing it at all! I explained to him, that we have to proceed and take care of what we see, he had to have it don... Trouble codes: P00, 125 (Insuficient temperature for closed loop fuel control), P00, 173 (Fuel trim malfunction Bank 2).
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2006 Nissan Altima 2.5L brake pedal VIN: 1N4AL11D16
we did find the check valve in the booster hose was bad. we replaced it and customers probelm was corrected. thanks guys for your help. bp
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2000 Subaru Outback 2.5L 2-3 shift VIN: 4S3BH6653Y
sorry we took so long to post a fix we pressure tested the trans again found nothing wrong everything pointed to the valve body instead of taking a chance we just installed a remaned trans all is well in the world again thanks for all the advice.
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2005 Subaru Outback VDC Limited 3.0L engine vibratio VIN: 4S4BP85CX5
hello guys. thanks for all your replies. unfortunately she had held back some very important info.after she got calmed down i kept asking questions and she told me after we did the axles she went off the road and didn't want her husband to know. we took it to ...
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1993 Suzuki Sidekick JX 1.6L pedal VIN: 2S3TAO1C8P
Thanks again to all who replied. Most replies said they thought it would be the pressure plate which seemed like the logical choice. My supplier was kind enough to give me a new clutch even though the warranty period was up. I replaced it but the pedal,wh...
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