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1994 Honda Accord EX 2.2L oil leak VIN: 1HGCD7251R
I am working on this Honda and there is an oil leak running down the transmission. It is coming around the left side half shaft. I cant see any leak from the valve cover even though it is wet. There is a bracket bolted to the trans and engine and i am not sure...
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2001 Honda Accord LX 2.3L Cold Shift VIN: 1HGCG665X1
I have a 2001 Honda Accord with a BAXA transmisson.Trans came in from another shop, that they bought to resell. When first Open Unit up, everything looked good.Called other garage,they said it has some kind of shift problem.When Car is cold , or.. first start ...
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2010 Honda ODYSSEY 3.5L back up camera VIN: 5FNRL3H91A
Hello Honda techs Have a weird one in the shop,2010 Odyssey has been in the accident front end collision. After body shop completed repairs, back up camera on navigation screen and reverse lights would come on while in park, shifting in reverse brings up NAV m...
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2005 Kia Sedona LX 3.5L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hard start VIN: KNDUP131X5
I have got an extremely strange one here. When we got the van it didn't run. We got the vehicle running by holding throttle wide open and closing the throttle. Started like it was flooded and ran like it was flooded, including black smoke out the tail pipe. Wh...
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2003 Lexus RX300 3.0L No Start VIN: JTEHF21A73
this truck came to me from a friend.now i have checked fuel pressure as well as cam and crank signals all are good.i don't have any ground on the injector side which i know goes through the pcm.here is the thing the glove box is locked ad the customer won't be...
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2008 Mazda CX-7 Sport 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: JM3ER293X8
I have this Mazda that will set a hard fault p0401, engine running on demand fault. I have checked the egr internal solenoids and found them all 4 to be at 11.2 ohms, Mitchell says the spec 8-9 ohms, I can command the egr valve open with the scan tool and it w... Trouble codes: P0401
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1995 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L No Start, Stall VIN: JN1CA21D4S
The previous motor while loud ran on all cylinders. I replaced motor ,put in new plugs swapped tb, both ckp, cmp, and coils. The ring on flex plate looked good so i did not swap it. This thing will fire every once in a while try to idle then die and not fire a...
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2003 Nissan Altima SE 3.5L Stall VIN: 1N4AL11E83
Hi, Nissan techs & other experienced techs. I got a 4-cly '03 Altima here with no trouble code, but only cut off / stall right after first start or first couple starts in the morning or parked for a long time only, like 10 or 12 hours, and it has no starting p...
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2006 Nissan Titan SE 5.6L Back up Alarm VIN: 1N6BA06B96
Greetings fellow techs, Don't get many Nissan's in our shop so could use help with this one. 2006 Nissan Titan truck was brought in with the rear sonar/back-up alarm not working properly. What would happen is when you put the truck in reverse, the beeper in th...
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1994 Toyota Celica GT 2.2L No Start VIN: JT2ST07F1R
Hello to all you toyota guru's out there. Igot this celica gt just eating me up. I am only getting spark out of the #4 tower on cap. I check rotor it is turning and timing marks and distrutor are all lined up. It seems when observing the spark at the coil i am...
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1994 Toyota T100 2.7L Hesitation VIN: JT4VD20Q2R
This T100 has been to several shops prior to us working on it. They replaced the f/p, f/f, pressure dampner, cap/rotor/wires. The vehicle falls on it face on acceleration coughs, stumbles then begins to accelerate and pick up power. Checked fuel pressure-good ... Trouble codes: 42 (Vss signal fault)
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1994 Toyota T100 SR5 3.0L Hesitation VIN: JT4VD20A2R
This T100 has been to several shops prior to us working on it. They replaced the f/p, f/f, pressure dampner, cap/rotor/wires. The vehicle falls on it face on acceleration coughs, stumbles then begins to accelerate and pick up power. Checked fuel pressure-good ... Trouble codes: 42 (Vss signal fault)
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1996 Toyota RAV4 2.0L Hesitation, Surge VIN: JT3XP10VXT
Hi to all hope all is well.This toyota has a bad stumble under a load.Somtimes it is ok.the fuel trims are at neg. -20 it has a knock sensor code the sensor has been changed,the code comes back everytime.o2 sensors have been changed,ignition parts are good ins... Trouble codes: P0325
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2004 Toyota Matrix XRS 1.8L Drive-axles
I'm in the process of swapping the engine on this automatic, AWD Matrix, and I've hit a snag. I need to remove the passenger CV axle and it won't budge. It's stuck in the transmission. I've removed the snap-ring and have tried prying and striking, but axle is ...
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2005 Toyota HILUX 2494CC Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: JTFES49665
Dear Toyota techs Car came to workshop by driver , he said when the car at constant speed of 60-70 km/h the car loosing power and check engine light comes on. he is turning off the engine and starts it again and the problem is gone and the check engine light...
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2009 Toyota Corolla 1.8L vvi-i gear
Hi, I have seen many people stragled with vvt-i gear replacement. I know this gear is bad. I never replace one but tomorrow I will replace one. Can someone please give a hint on how to replce it. this car has 2 vvt- gears.
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1995 Honda Civic EX 1.6L no start cold VIN: 2HGEJ1221S
thank you to all that had helped me the temp sensor was reading 297 f all the time. the cust said that the other shop just put in a factory temp sensor. I put a factory temp sensor in and car started every time. thanks to all that helped.
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1998 Honda Prelude 2.2L Immobilizer VIN: JHMBB6144W
HAD HONDA REPLACE IMMOMILZER AND IGNITION HOUSING AS PER THEIR REQUEST AND REPROGRAM. VEHICLE IS STARTING AND RUNNING GOOD NOW. THANKS TO ALL THAT REPLIED.
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2000 Infiniti I30 T 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JNKCA31A6Y
Thank you to all who responded, it was indeed the aftermarket coils. I was leary about aftermarket in the beginning because the TSB calls for countermeasure coils and besides its a Nissan and they do not like anything other then OEM. I appreciate all the help ... Trouble codes: P1320.
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2001 Kia Rio 1.5L Mil VIN: KNADC12321
I FOUND SOME INFORMATION THAT THIS P1693 IS A ECM CODE TO SAY LOOK IN THE TCM FOR A CODE. SINCE IT WAS NOT SHOWING A CODE IN THE TCM I CHECKED THE PIN 27 AT THE TCM WITH THE KEY ON TO SEE IF THE ECM WAS PUTTING OUT 10 VOLTS AND IT WAS. WE TRIED A USED TCM IN T...
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2001 Mazda Miata 1.8L No Start VIN: JM1NB35381
This miata is fixed the crank sensor was the problem it was switching from 5 to 0 volts but not frequent enough, vantage would not show any frequency. The interesting thing was that when key was released it would spark. Thank you, Mario
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2004 Mazda 3 i 2.0L Power Locks VIN: JM1BK32324
HI there and thanks for the assistance. I received several replies and many said to check the key in ignition chime. Mine chimed fine and stopped chiming when i removed the key. The relay is in the panel under the right side of the dash. The customer decli...
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2007 Nissan Sentra SL 2.0L 225 amp battery fuse link VIN: 3N1AB61E17
Well I finally got this one fixed. Turns out the customer was deployed to Afghanistan and was not able to contact us nor were we able to contact him. We found that when you turned the key and it started to crank over it was pulling 296 amps!!! Replaced with Ne...
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1999 Subaru Forester 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, Backfire thru intake VIN: JF1SF6551X
YAHOO!!! IT'S FIXED!!! It went like this: The customer had just bought the vehicle and had planned to do timing belt, water pump, cam seals, crank seal, brakes, the works. So we decided to go ahead with the timing belt since we had the covers off checking mark...
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2003 Subaru Outback Limited 2.5L Mechanical VIN: 4S3BH686X3
Greetings. I had several replies and greatly appreciate the help. The customer was not interested in doing a simple head gasket repair. I have owned 2 Subes to date. The current one has about 150k on it and i sold my last one with over 325k on the ticker. So...
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2001 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.7L No Start VIN: JTEBZ29J60
Not that this is going to help anyone since this was a very unusual situation but here it goes. There was plenty of suction from the vane pump but no pressure out of the back of the pump. The timing belt was in time and the computer was commanding the soleno... Trouble codes: 39 (Cant find description had to pull manually).
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