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1999 Honda Civic Si 1.6L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGEJ8271X
HELP!! This one hurts...I am a GM guy, this is my daughters car. P1509 will not clear, replaced throttle body assembly, checked grounds at tstat housing, bled coolant, no change. TPS checks ok, shows 9.8%throttle position at closed, jumps to 30% as you acceler... Trouble codes: P1509
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2000 Honda Accord EX 2.3L Alarm VIN: 1HGCG5651Y
When the doors are locked with either the key or the fob intermittently the alarm will go off. The horn will honk and lights will flash even though no doors where opened. If the Drivers door is left unlocked the problem will not occur. Sometimes it will go off...
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2001 Honda Civic LX 1.7L All Gears VIN: 1HGES155X1
This is my first post, so I thank all for there help ahead of time. This is my wifes vehicle, it drives fine, but under a load (accel and decel while in gear) it makes a clicking or ratcheting sound. I used the listening ears and have pin pointed it down to th...
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2004 Honda Civic Hybrid 1.3L Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: JHMES96624
My first question is, does anyone have a source for hard to find Honda parts? The CPK pulse plate I need to repair vehicle(part #13623-PZA-003) is on national back order with no release date from Honda. Apparently there is not one to be found in the country. C... Trouble codes: P0335 (Crankshaft position sensor no signal)
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2006 Mazda 3 i 2.0L No Start, Cuts out VIN: JM1BK14366
Hello fellow Mazda Techs I need to pick some brains. I have a 2006 Mazda 3 that died on the highway. Towed in no start no communication to wds. I checked all grounds to body etc still no start or communiction. Tested back of dlc found what I thought to be high...
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2000 Mitsubishi Eclipse GT 3.0L Misfire VIN: 4A3AC84L0Y
Customer said that the vehicle just started missing one morning & the CEL came on. It definitely has a cylinder that is dead. We have checked & tested every thing as listed and cannot find any cause for the miss.Thinking PCM or something specific to this 3.0 t... Trouble codes: P0303
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1981 Nissan 280ZX GL Turbo 2.8L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire VIN: JN1CZ04S7B
hello i have a customers car they brought it to me and said take your time its been 3weeks when i had time i looked at it. problem will not start unless i disconect the cht the it runs good so if not it will backfire if it starts no power like a mass air i don...
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1994 Toyota Pickup DLX 2.4L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality VIN: JT4RW13P6R
Hello fellow techs out there! Got a yota given us some trouble here! Customer stated that needed to pass I&M, the results were 750 HC's and 1.62 CO! of course it failed. Emissions standards here in Oregon to pass is below 220 hc's and under 1.0% co. The vehicl...
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2000 Toyota RAV4 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3HP10V37
I got this after it was service by a other tech with The code P0172, no leak are found got new parts, the light come on atfer 10 min running at a idle, need some help - Trouble codes: P0172
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2001 Toyota 4Runner 3.4L abs VIN: JT3HN86RX1
Please help me this is turning into a project and I am ready to say goodbye to it. I have to codes C1223 malfunction in abs module and C1254 pressure switch malfunction. I have gone through the pinpoint tests and nothing seems to lead me to the actual problem....
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2003 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BF32K23
I have installed a new engine 600 mile from crash car. Mil light on p051. I have installed 3 new sensors from carquest light still on. I found today misfires on 2,4,6,also. Could these misfires and the mil P051 be working together? I remove the complete wiring... Trouble codes: P0051
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2008 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Limited 3.3L key programming VIN: JTEEW44A18
Lady lost a smart key, got a new one from the dealer. The new key is identical to the old one and the battery is good. Using Techstream I am trying to register the new smart key key. It says place original next to start button, (car beeps), place new next to ...
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2001 Nissan Xterra SE 3.3L Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 5N1ED28Y91
A special thanks to Robert in Cal. for his help. We changed the dist and all the codes went except the MAF so we changed it and the truck ran like new. Tahnks again ROBERT Trouble codes: P0100 (Mass air flow), P0300 (random missfires), P0306 (Missfire cylinder 6), P0325 (Knock sensor), P0732 (A/t 2nd gear not functioning).
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2004 Nissan Altima 2.5L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N4AL11D15
it was my mistake when i put the connector on the new crank sensor i bent the center pin on the crank sensor(the one that send the signal to pcm) that give me the same code and same problem of the old sensor. thanks to all of you for you're help. Trouble codes: P0335, P0725.
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2006 Nissan Xterra SE 4.0L Lockup VIN: 5N1AN08WX6
THE CUSTOMER WISHED TO BRING THE TRUCK TO DEALER BECAUSE IT WAS HIS FOURTH VEHICLE PURCHASED THERE.THEY HOWEVER TOLD HIM THAT THEY COULD NOT DO ANYTHING FOR HIM AS FAR AS ATRANS.THEY DID DO A RADIATOR AND ALSO FLUSHED THE TRANS FOR NO CHARGE.IT HAS BEEN SEVERA...
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2006 Nissan Altima 2.5L No Start, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N4AL11D66
Thanks everyone for all your help. I replaced the timing chain and all my problems are fixed. Used the scope and compared to a good pattern and it was off just a little. But when I removed the top timing chain cover (that has the varible valve timing solenoid ... Trouble codes: P0340.
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2010 Nissan maxima 3.0L VIN registration VIN: 1N4AA5AP3A
Timothy from WI got it right. Had to do the NATS first then back to work support and a whole new list of options including VIN was available. Also got a message from Nissan after Timothy's reply that said you MUST do the immobilizer first. Thanks Timothy
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2007 Toyota Corolla S 1.8L vibration
Thanks everybody for your help, I ended up replacing both front brake caliper flush out brake system and adjust brake master cylinder push rod, test drove for a few hours and seems to be ok, and gave to customer and haven't heard from him since.
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