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1999 Acura TL 3.2L electric draw VIN: 19UUA5645X
car came in with dead battery. checked battery and put new battery in. in one week battery was dead, we checked for draws and found a draw of 8.55 amps every minute for about 10 seconds.was woundering if anyone has had same problem.
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1990 Honda Civic 1.5L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall VIN: JT2W354458
vehicl came in rough idle hessitation, found large vacuum leaK AT intake manifold gasket. REPLACED INTAKE GASKET. VEHICLE RUNS/ ACCEL FINE COLD BUT ONCE WARM FALLS ON ITS FACE LIKE A FLAT SPOT WITH A CARB. TESTED TPS TPS OK, FUEL PRESSURE OK, REPLACED PGMI REL...
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1996 Honda Accord EX 2.2L rotors? VIN: 1HGCD5693T
This is about the 4th time this car has been back with a pulsation. This car has had many rotors, calipers brake hoses, you name it it's had it from two different shops. The car is good for about 2 months then starts pulsating again. This is the 3rd time I ha...
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2003 Honda Accord LX 2.4L Turn signals VIN: 1HGCM56633
Greetings. Vehicle has no turn signal operation using the Combo switch on the steering wheel. Turn/Hazard relay has power on pins 4 & 5 when the Hazard switch is pushed and the lights blink correctly, front and rear so input to the MICU from the hazard switch...
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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 Tiburon 2.0L Crankshaft Front Seal VIN: KMHHM65P13
Got this 2003 hyundai tiburon 2.0l and the front crankshaft seal keeps coming partially out and leaking after routine timing belt and crankshaft seal replacement.went through 3 seals already and same thing.used oem seals. No up/down play in crankshaft just nor...
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2003 Kia Spectra LS 1.8L Excessive Emissions, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: KNAFB12183
Hello iATN group, This vehicle came to us for an e-test, which it failed on NOx. The customer also complains about high fuel consumption ( over 14L per 100 Km City/ Hwy. We performed thorough visual inspection under the hood and scanned the ECM, no faults foun... Trouble codes: P0442 (Evaporative Emission System Leak Detected small leak)
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2004 Kia Amanti 3.5L timing belt VIN: KNALD12454
Help! This Kia is killing me. I have been following the instructions in All Data for replaceing the timing belt. Every time I line up the timing marks and try to install the new belt one or both cams on the right head moves. The only way that I have been able ...
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2002 Mazda MPV EX 3.0L readiness monitors VIN: JM3LW28J22
The car came to us for readiness monitors not ready.The customer failed emission test 3 months ago and has been driving to set monitors eversince. It has no codes or pending codes. in mode 6 it failed test 26, intank puge flow, but did not set a code. In mode ...
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2005 Subaru Outback Limited 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S4BP62C65
this subaru always got a p0340 code and is hard to start i replaced the engine 3 months a go whit a used one that was in a really good shappe low milleage good condition ect.when the car quit the garage everything was fine then 1 week later ses light came on w... Trouble codes: P0340
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1997 Toyota 4Runner Limited 3.4L Misfire VIN: JT3HN86R8V
veh came in with misfire on 4 cyl,changed spark plugs,coil and wires.cked fuel 47 lbs removed valve cover,ched adj, ok ched ijector for res. inj pulse,ramp,on 2and 4. changed plugs from 4 to 2 changed coils from 1 to 3 still had misfire on #4 cyl Trouble codes: P0304
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1998 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L srs no communication VIN: 4T1BF28K0W
attempted to scan '98 camry with master tech and hanatech ultra scan. no comm. with either. looking for proceedure for manual code retrieval before selling module. checked all necessary power and ground inputs at SRS module, all ok.
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2002 Toyota Camry LE 2.4L wipers VIN: 4T1BE32K12
We cannot get this to happen to us in the shop. We are about to splice in a replacement wire from the power source at the fuse box to the switch. We think this is where the problem is. I wanted to check if anyone else has experienced this before we try.
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2003 Toyota Camry XLE 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BF30K13
Good evening techs,03 toyota camery show up today with a check engine light with no power.Test drove and found the same thing it will hardly run 50 mph.Scan showed p0300,in pending was p0301 p0303 p0305,All on the same bank.Vaccum test results were 15 inches i... Trouble codes: P0300, P0301, P0303, P0305
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1993 Toyota Camry 2.2L Headlights and Turn Signals VIN: 4T1SK11E2P
One of the replies suspected multiple problems, One said to ck. relays behind glove box, and one gave directions on how to test the integration relay. All were helpful. I confirmed the integration relay was bad. Took long time to order one but it repaired the ...
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2000 Toyota Corolla VE 1.8L Excessive Emissions, Hesitation VIN: 2T1BR12E3Y
after running the car for awhile the hesitation seemed to clear up maybe it had to relearn a/f mixture values who knows. im gonna say the MAF sensor was the fix because we decided after getting a bad exhaust gasket that i didnt want to use it. so hopefully the... Trouble codes: P0171 (system too lean bank 1).
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2003 Toyota RAV4 2.0L Hood VIN: JTEHH20V83
We were able to pry the hood up enough to see that the latch was on the other side of the radiator support with no way to get a screw driver or pick in to release the latch. I very carefully drilled a 1/2 hole in the radiator support right infront of the latch...
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2007 Toyota RAV4 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTMBK31V77
Replace the Brake booster on Monday. That fixed it. The leak initially was so small it did not show up with regular testing methodes. Thanks to all for your help especially Steve from Indiana. Trouble codes: P0171 (Lean Bank 1), P0174 (Lean Bank2).
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