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2001 Isuzu Rodeo LSE 3.2L timing VIN: 4S2CK58W61
i was reading mitchel procedure for timing belt is wrong. so im looking for the right stuff to time it.the factory way to time it
2002 Nissan tino 2000CC tie rod,lower arm VIN: JN1TCAV10A
I am having difficulty in finding spare parts for these vehicles, among other packing valve cover, axle seals, lower arm, wheel bearings, tie rod and tie rod long, then packing charter transmission. I beg his help for this vehicle knows where I can buy spare p...
2005 Nissan Altima SE 3.5L a/c VIN: 1N4BL11D55
Hi experts, I have this vehilce for not cold condition. it was not cold even with the right amount of refregernt in it. no hose would get hot or cold at condensor or evaporater and presuure stays steady for both side high side at 100 psi and low side 30 psi. ...
2006 Nissan Pathfinder SE 4.0L AC and recirc flash VIN: 5N1AR18W56
No TSB's, tips or notes or proceedures regarding this issue. No codes in BCM etc, put in new controller unit but problem persists, put old control head unit back in. Very frustrated at this time, scanned as best as can with our Solus, but don't have a Consult ...
2001 Subaru Outback 2.5L Mechanical VIN: 4S3BH66511
Customer started his own Head gaskets and got lost, asked if I would do them for him I said sure. He towed the car to me about 5 miles on a 2 wheel dolly (front wheels up car in neutral). As soon as he pulled in I told him his transmission was in question. He ...
1999 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L Rpms VIN: JT3HN86RXX
When vehicle under load between 3500 and 4500 rpms the vehicle starts to surge. When not under a load the vehicle drive fine.
2004 Toyota Camry LE 2.4L MIL Lamp on, No acceleration VIN: 4T1BE32K54
Driving down the road and all of the sudden no acceleration. Check Engine Light Came on. P2121 Code. Turned Engine off then restarted it then Pedal Acceleration was responsive. Toyota has a TSB for a Throttle Body issue but I don't think it applies this this p... Trouble codes: P2121 (Throttle/pedal position sensor/switch d circuit range/performance)

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1992 Honda Accord LX 2.2L D4 Light VIN: 1HGCB7259N
2006 Honda Ridgeline RTS 3.5L abs VIN: 2HJYK16256
Yes the bearing was in backwards, the [...] seal is the pickup for the sensor. Thanks to all who helped out
2002 Kia Spectra 1.8L Master Cylinder VIN: KNAFB12142
thanks for everyones help with this one,went back and reinspected brake sys front to rear verified again that there was no restriction in brake lines.the replacement proportioning valve ended up being the problem replaced valve again vacuum bleed brake sys ret...
1997 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.3L power assist VIN: JN8AR05YXV
this thing apparently fixed itself. I pulled it out of the shop the next morning WITH power assist. I checked the reservoir and had good flow but dirty fluid. whatever had plugged a line worked itself loose. I flushed new fluid thru until it was clear and went...
2005 Scion tC 2.4L 1st gear VIN: JTKDE17715
Alright, got the trans tore down, and found 1st gear on the output shaft to have some abnormal tooth wear, which was presumably causing my noise in 1st. I also found excessive final drive backlash, which could have been contributing to the noise(but this would...
2000 Subaru Forester L 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Stall, Misfire VIN: JF1SF6358Y
Thank you everyone for your input. After going through just about everthing we realized that we could make it run on 70psi of fuel. Tested the fuel and there was sugar or some sort of syrup in it. Never would have thought of bad gas... Trouble codes: P0133.
2003 Subaru Impreza WRX 2.0L Misfire VIN: JF1GG29633
Whether it's a fix or not is in the hands of the customer. I did a leak down test and all cylinders were leaking 15-20%. Weird. I don't think it's a gauge issue, but I was looking for one cylinder low, not all 4 so I disregarded it. I flushed the injectors... Trouble codes: P0031 (Front A/F sensor heater-replaced sensor no change in performance).
1995 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L . VIN: JT3VN29V75
sorry it took as long as it did,we orderd a a guage to check the pressuse comming off the new pump and it was low, can you believe after replacing 2 pumps from AZ they both were bad.bought one from the dealer put it on and it fixed the problem.thanks to all of...
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