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1998 Subaru Forester L 2.5L Compression VIN: JF1SF6353W
Customer bought a motor from Japan. It didn't come with a EGR passage way so we used the heads off the old engine. The pistons on the Japan engine were shapped differently. They had premolded valve cut outs. The old engine just had a rectangle cut on the top. ...
2001 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2T1BR12E11
Hi all, I have this 01 Corolla that is running lean at idle and a little rough. at 4000rpm fuel trim is less than 5%. at 2000 rpm its about 15%. fuel trim short and long add to 28%-33%at idle. tried cleaning the MAF and replacing with used one. same MAF readin... Trouble codes: P0171

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1993 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L Cluster Power Windows VIN: JT3VN39W6P
Well, This one has been repaired at last. We have been very busy being Tax time and just now got back on it. USED Dealers can wait the 4-runner belongs to no one and not a Customer in wait.No Rush. In this case all that responded were right on the money on t...
1998 Toyota Camry XLE 2.2L ignition lock cylinder VIN: JT2BG28K8W
Thanks to all who replied, especially the ones who suggested taking the lock cylinder to a locksmith to be repaired (an option I hadn't considered). Because I was unable to turn the lock cylinder to accessory, I had to use a hammer and punch to push in the ret...
2001 Toyota RAV4 2.0L No Start VIN: JTEGH20V11
sorry took so long to close.advised customer to take dealer, aaa tow driver talked him into taking it to their shop and they too could not get it started, i called customer to follow up and he ended up taking to dealer and they installed new computer and vehic... Trouble codes: B2796 (No communication in engine immobilizer system).
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