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2003 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L sliding door VIN: 5FNRL18633
hello honda guys. looking for some help on this honda's sliding doors.. the doors will not close with inside and outside handels unless you help them. doors will open and close with switch most of the time. then all at once they might not close with switch and...
2002 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L Alternator VIN: KM8SC13D22
The question I have is, the wiring diagram on Alldata shows a two wire connector at the alternator and the battery wire, which are all there. The connector has two wires on the harness side, however, the OEM alternator only has one prong for the white wire, th...
2003 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.4L extended cranking VIN: KM8SC13D93
I need some help I know this a hyuandi problem after filling with gas the suv has an extended crank like it is not getting gas but it will start if you crank it long enough
2005 Hyundai Tiburon GT 2.7L Timing Gear VIN: KMHHN65F65
Hello and thanks for taking time to read. Customer was towed in no start w/symtoms of broken timing belt. Proceeded to remove cover and found that the bank 2 cam pulley had shattered (radiator side). Removed intake and valve covers and inpected. No bent valves...
2007 Mazda 6 i 2.3L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1YVHP80C47
Car came in with a slight surge/jump at idle and under acceleration, car bogs up and down when cruising down road. Not horrible but not acceptable. It will run fine and fix itself if MAF is unplugged. I capped off both the EGR and PURGE selenoid first thing fr... Trouble codes: P2187 (Lean at idle)
2000 Mitsubishi Galant ES 2.4L Limp Mode VIN: 4A3AA46G2Y
car is in limp mode after motor exchange
1998 Toyota Tercel CE 1.5L No Start, Stall VIN: JT2AC52LXW
Car will start and run when cold for about 10 secs then die and wont restart acts like its flooded. It will not start if you hold the throttle open kind of tries to but usually a no go. If you unplug all the injectors and then try will run for a bit then die p...
2001 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L No Start VIN: 4T1BF28B91
Customer came home from church, parked car in garage, went out later to drive it, wouldn't start. Vehicle is well maintained. Cranks over fine, battery is strong. Looking for a common cause with this scenario. I know not much to go on but looking for any ...
2003 Toyota Camry LE 2.4L No Start VIN: JTDBE32K73
hi guys,have this big problem on this camry.came to the shop after is triyng to start,and the battery was down.i try to boost and nothigs done. no other code, there no fuel no injection time. cannot find made everyting i know, thanks for your help. and i have ... Trouble codes: B2796
2005 Toyota Tacoma Pre Runner 4.0L 3-2-1 downshift VIN: 5TETU62N76
very harsh downshift, while coming to stop. 3-2-1
2010 Toyota SIENNA 3.5L Mechanical VIN: 5TDDK3DC3B
the a/c does not work,get the code b1479(flow sensor circuit).use toyota intelligent tester ii can push a/c work ,is there any tsb about this?

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2002 Honda Accord EX 2.3L Misfire VIN: 1HGCG56752
scope tested primary ing system found igniter going to ground when hot causing missfire. replaced igniter no other problem found Trouble codes: P1399.
2003 Honda Accord LX 2.4L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3HGCM56303
Thanks for all the great suggestions. Valve lash, cam lobes and egr ports checked out ok. Problem ended up being a bad wire inside the insulation right at the coil connector. When I pulled the coil out to test it, the wire made contact, so the coil fired as it... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random misfire), P0301 (1 misfire), P0303 (3 misfire), P0420 (Catalyst efficiency).
1997 Isuzu F FRR 7.1L Stop Motor Box VIN: JALF5A124V
The customer needed the vehicle so he will continue to manually pull the cable to shut it down. Thanks for the replies and we will peruse this problem later when the customer has more time to leave it. Thank You Libby [...] Broadway Gulf Service
2001 Lexus RX300 3.0L not engage in gear VIN: JTJHF10U41
The vehicle is finally fixed after the approval from the customer for the rebuilding of the trans. He was in the hospital unexpected the day his vehicle dropped off. Thank you all for the quick replies.
2002 Lexus LX470 4.7L Nav System VIN: JTJHT00W72
we had suspected the nav dvd amp to begin with. i did send the car to our local dealer for a second opinion. they took a quick look and confirmed our diagnois. the amp was just to expensive to not get a second opinion.we did find a good used one. and got a goo...
2000 Nissan Maxima SE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA31DDY
Thanks for all the help we tried aftermarket coils at first now we have oem coils ordered Trouble codes: P1320.
2004 Suzuki Verona LX 2.5L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: KL5VM52CX4
So far so good. I am still shy about replacing O2 sensors for lean codes but it has passed moniters. Only time will tell if it is really gone for good. Trouble codes: P0133, P0172, P0175, P0306.
1992 Toyota Pickup 2.4L engine VIN: NO VIN ME
well u bunch of dudes know ur stuff..this what happens when the veh is urs n does not produce the paying interest u normally find w/ a paying customer..i soaked a little w/oil in cyls,did not propane plugs but i was about to,let it sit last nite and this am wa...
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