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2006 Honda Civic EX 1.8L compressor circuit VIN: 2HGFGT1266
No power to compressor. under hood ac relay turns on when commanded. circuit good from compressor to under fuse box but no continuity from compressor circuit to post 2 of relay. jumped curcuit from post 2 to compressor and ac works but builds what seems to be ...
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2008 Honda Civic EX 1.8L Unknown VIN: 3WR54GT287
Thank's in advance to everyone.The customer complained that the A/C would quit working after driveing on long trips(over 1 hour).I checked the A/C and found the pressures at [...] and 225psi(outside air temp87F with moderate humitity.I then drove car and f...
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2008 Hyundai Sonata GL 2.4L Driveline VIN: 5NPET46C08
Intermittent humming noise. Not sure of the location of the noise. When the noise is present it tends to occilate, as in hum, hum, hum. We have balanced the wheels twice with no change. The actual tire condition is fair, given the tread depth and no obvious cu...
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1994 Lexus GS300 3.0L Throttle stuck close VIN: JT8JS47E6R
This is a new one on me, I have not looked at it in depth yet but thought I would run it by you for some ideas. Customer said she was on cruise control and turned if off to exit. When she went to accelerate the pedal will not push down. Sure enough she is righ...
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2001 Mazda Miata 1.8L Hesitation, Stall VIN: JM1NB35380
Vehicle came in with a chug/low power/stall. Found fuel pressure to be at 75psi, low flow. Removed the pump to find rusted tank, rusted regulator and clogged filter. Replaced the fuel tank, pump assembly, filter, and filled with fresh fuel. Cleaned the injecto...
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2000 Mitsubishi Eclipse GT 3.0L No Start VIN: 4A3AC84L7Y
Car has no injector pulse or fuel or spark.Has no check engine light or communication with ecm.Checked all fuses/wiring.Replaced ecm with two other units with no change.When ever i have seen this problem on mitsubishi you replace ecm and on your way you go.Abo...
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2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport XLS 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: JA4LS31HX1
Came in from unknown. Customer was told bad catilitic converter. Has no power and tends to lightly backfire through intake while reving in park. When creating a flood condition b1 mv react as expected (.960 to .980) with no activity on bank 2. After it sits fo... Trouble codes: P0300
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1997 Nissan Altima GXE 2.4L No (Ppm) VIN: 1N4BU31D0V
Before repair smog readings for NO (PPM): Max allowed - 15 mph = 443 vehicle measured - 993 25 mph = 730 vehicle measured - 819 Tested the Catalytic Converter = plugged. Replaced Catalytic Converter, then had vehicle retested and ended up with the following...
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2005 Nissan Altima S 2.5L Unknown VIN: 1N4AL11D35
Vehicle came in with a replacement transmission (used). Has a very harsh 1-2 shift, the remainder are somewhat harsh most of the time as well. No codes for transmission concerns. First we did the bulletin where you solder the wire to the connector at the line ...
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1997 Toyota Tacoma DLX 2.7L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 4TAWM72N3W
Holy hair loss Bat Man! I have this Tacoma that had a cracked exhaust valve. Cylinder 1 misfire ofcourse. Pulled head, machined, checked for leaks, valve adjustment, head gasket, replaced all associated gaskets,put it back together and still has a slight misfi... Trouble codes: P0301 (Cylinder 1 misfire)
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2000 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L No charge VIN: 1NXBR12E7Y
Have a 2000 Corolla here that will not charge. Check that, Can begin charge on low side but high side will not begin to rise from negative pressure after vacuum. High side will accept 134, if opened, pressure will climb to 110 psi and stop. Have replaced conde...
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1994 Honda Accord EX 2.2L No Start VIN: JHMCD5651R
SORRY FOR LIMITED INFORMATION BUT NOW THAT I'VE CHECKED OUT THE CAR I FOUND THAT THERE WAS NO SIGNAL TO PCM, WHEN I REMOVED PCM TO CHECK FOR CONTINUITY I FOUND AND SMELLED A BURNT COMPUTER. REPLACE PCM WITH USED UNIT AND ALL IS WELL. THANKS FOR ALL THE REPLIES...
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1995 Honda Accord EX 2.2L abs VIN: JHMCD5657S
thanks for all of the replys. customer decided to take car to the dealer and just buy a new srs controller, instead of searching for the right used one..
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2003 Honda Civic Si 2.0L Stall VIN: SHHEP33583
Thanks to all who have offered help- the client has just not had time to bring it back for follow up testing. We hope he will schedule soon as we want to test the coolant temp sensor and thermostat operation as first measures. We will add info once the car id ...
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2007 Honda CR-V EX-L 2.4L clutch VIN: 5J6RE48737
Thanks for the replies. It turned out that the clutch facing had came off of one side of the clutch. I checked the ohms reading of the old and new clutch coil and they were the same, so I installed the new clutch assembly from Honda and everything worked great...
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2002 Mazda Protege5 2.0L Compressor/elec VIN: JM1BJ24642
Sorry it took so long to get back to this. It turns out that the harness that connects to the switch clicks into position ok, but the actual metal prongs that(harness side)connect to switch are loose or do not grab properly. I was able to slightly crimp each o...
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1991 Nissan 300ZX 3.0L No Start VIN: JN1RZ26H1M
the z just left and it runs again.thanks to the five responders whos info was all very usefull.the problem ended up being the transducer.to answer my own question yes the updated style go bad also.i now have an obvious strong sinal from transducer to each coil... Trouble codes: 21 (ignition signal malfunction).
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2005 Other Asian xb .0L compressor VIN: JTKLT334X5
I finally called identifix hotline for support. I grounded the compressor directly and the unit worked perfect. The ground comes from PCM and is variable. Once grounded, I removed the Jumper and the unit works correctly. I also put a meter on the ground and it...
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2007 Toyota Tacoma 2.7L Starter VIN: 5TENX22N07
ok guys,the customer had to have the truck for the holiday,what i did find is if you jump the NSW which shows to go to the relay on mitchell does not as close as i had time to determine,i suspect it goes to pcm,but cust.had to have and that was as far as i got...
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