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2007 Acura RDX 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5J8TB18517
Vehicle came in mil on code p02263 checked baro to boost sensor voltage boost:1.92v (14psi)koeo baro:.8v replaced boost sensor no difference checked voltage at sensor same as scanned voltage check ground and supplied aternative ground no change, voltage unplug... Trouble codes: P2263
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2002 Honda Accord LX 2.3L speedometer VIN: 3HGCG56492
speedometer not working . i put scanner and there is vss no problem. wire blu/wht for vss from pcm to instrument cluster is fine but no signal .any help is welcome.i can see speed on scanner but speedo not moving. there is no code either.
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2007 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4L clutch VIN: 5J6RE48737
Hi Group The AC on this Honda is very intermittent. It will cool down and work fine for a few minutes but once it starts cycling it stops working. The clutch is getting power and drawing just under 3 amps of current but won't kick in enough to engage the comp...
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1994 Nissan Altima XE 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire
Evertime when I raise the rpms to 1500 engine starts to hesitated like a miss after 1500 it does not do it. I checked all injectors they r working there is no engine codes, timing is on spec. no vaccum leaks. the engine has to get hot. I have checked the allda...
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1998 Nissan Maxima GXE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA21D2W
Vehicle came in with p1493-EVAP canister purge control valve does not operate properly (stuck open). Did tests & found no problem. Light will return within a few miles down the road. Performed vac test at purge control valve @ 2000 RPMs, passed. Component ... Trouble codes: P1493 (EVAP canister purge control valve does not operate properly stuck open.)
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2001 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.5L Hesitation, Stall
Got a simple questions for you Nissan guys. Got this '01 Pathfinder that won't idle most of the time, simply stalls with no throttle. Other times it will run fine and suddenly start acting up, hesitating and misfiring when driven at highway speeds. Then it wil...
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2004 Nissan primera 1600CC door locks VIN: SJNBAAP12U
Hi. this vehicle's remote controls for central locking are not working, i need teaching prosedure for them. Thank you already.
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2001 Suzuki Esteem GL 1.8L airbag system VIN: JS2GB41WX1
airbag light stays on. i have a otc genisys with airbag software, but does not do '01 esteem (curious). is there a manual way to flash and clear srs codes in this vehicle? please let me know.
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1988 Toyota Chaser 2.0L Instrument cluster VIN: EGX81-6022
I have this car and we have converted the engine and fitted a 1JZ-GTE engine in place of a 1G-GTE , we had an auto electrician guy come and convert the wiring to suit the IJZ ECU etc. Since this time the digital dash will not illuminate. I have got a wiring di...
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2000 Honda Civic LX 1.6L tach VIN: 1HGEJ6576Y
Thanks for the help, The scan RPM sealed the deal as to pointing to the Tach its self. Scan tool read RPM Called customer asking if the car had a history of tach problems ,that it did. customer said it would try as is. thanks for all the help.
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2001 Honda Accord EX 3.0L Unknown VIN: 1HGCG22591
After checking some more, I would have to agree with the majority of the respondence in that the noise was transmission related. With a stethoscope and removing the timing belt cover we were able to determine that the noise was more in the transmission area. M...
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2007 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5L power sliding door VIN: 5FNRL38667
the rear closing latch assembly was the problem, put the new assembly in and the door closes and stays latched like it is designed. The cause of the the door not working at all is still unknown, it took two weeks to get the van back in for the repair and by ...
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1997 Lexus LX450 4.5L Unknown VIN: JT6HJ88J5V
Vehicle is now fixed. The rear pad carriers on the vehicle were rusted and hardly allowing any pad movement. Usually we only have issues with the slides seizing, not so much the pad carrier causing the sticking. We removed the carriers, wire wheeled and filed ...
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2003 Mazda Protege ES 2.0L Cruise Control VIN: 1JM1BJ2260
WELL GUYS, I DID THE GOD-FORSAKEN PIN OUT TESTS, CAME WITH QUESTIONABLE RESISTANCES IN THE MAIN CRUISE CONTOL SWITCH ON THE STEERING WHEEL, THE RESISTANCE WAS OFF BY ONLY 2OHMS, BUT EVERY OTHER COMPONETS CHECK GOOD, CHANGED THAT CONTROL SWITCH AND FIXED THE CA...
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2007 Mazda B3000 3.0L Steering VIN: 4F4YR46U07
I am very pleased with many helpful advices. As I wrote before, vehicle is fairly new. Wheels and tires (35 psi) are all stock. Tire wear pattern looks normal. No signs of accident. All steering and suspension components checked out ok. After replacing t...
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2000 Nissan Frontier XE 3.3L Compressor Clutch VIN: 1N6ED27T5Y
Hey everyone out their thanks for all the good advise/recommendations. Turns out we needed to replace the compressor assembly. System working properly at this time and the customer is happy.
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2002 Nissan Altima SE 3.5L Coolant VIN: 1N4BL11D92
Hello again. Sorry for the delay in closing this help request. After extensive testing we were unable to narrow down the issue. We tried replacing the water pump, thermostat and doing a vacuum fill on this car and were left still over heating. With the advi...
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1992 Other Asian Celica ST 2.0L No Start VIN: ST18300487
Thanks to Denis for asking for the part number. While trying to decipher the deteriorated label, I discovered we were looking at the A/C amplifier and not the ECM. Dig a little deeper, and we found the right module. )-: It should be straight forward now. Trouble codes: 14 (No coil firing signal to ECM).
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1992 Subaru SVX LS 3.3L No Line Rise VIN: JF1CX3532N
Thanks for the help. I had already checked the dropping resistor and it was good. I pulled out the valvebody and found the pressure regulator valve stuck. I cleaned the entire valve body and line rise went to normal readings (it's been a while... I wanted to s...
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1998 Subaru Forester 2.5L Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: JF1SF6356W
Customer states. The 1st NAPA reman mass airflow sensor did not cure his complaint. The second one did not change anything either. We were not involved in the initial diagnosis and went with the customerís opinion. Bit again! After installing a new Subaru mas...
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1999 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L Rpms VIN: JT3HN86RXX
Thanks for all the replies. while back probing the crankshaft sensor the vehicle would not start. inspected connection and pins- tightened connections and car ran like new.
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2001 Toyota Corolla LE 1.8L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1NXBR12E81
I could find absolutely find no reason for the high fuel trims. I tried 3 new MAFs and had the same results each time. The last was a OE new. I put in a new o2 sensor and the trims went even higher. I smoked it twice and found no leaks. Good fuel pressure...
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