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1995 Chevrolet Blazer 4.3L Hesitation, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1GNDT13W1S
Hi group i have this 95 s10 stumble 0n acceleration also in park. if i slowly bring the rpm up the engine sound ok but if snap the throtle when it reach 2000 to 2500 rpm then it's starting to hesitate or stumble, removed o2 check for back pressure no restrict...
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2003 Dodge Ram 3500 Truck 5.9L Hesitation VIN: 3D7LU38C33
Well I opened a can of worms and need help. We have no Chrysler Dealer for 1320km and I elected to replace this PCM. I had reflashed these Deisels before with a DRB III and Winflash with a CD, so I decided to try this. I also have a Bosch VCI J2534-1 Pass Thru... Trouble codes: P2146
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2004 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 6.0L extreme noise VIN: 1FDAF57P04
Customer complains of a high pichted squealing or bearing noise under load up hill after fan clutch has engaged. Items replaced or tested are as follows: 1. turbo 2. oil pressure to block and turbo (tested good) 3. Oil cooler and Egr cooler now temp difference...
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2007 Ford E-350 Super Duty 5.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTSE34L47
Replaced both front o2 sensors to address the heater circuit codes. Used ngk sensors the first time, vehicle returned with the original heater circuit codes but lean condition fixed. Replaced sensors agian with Mortorcraft sensors, rechecked and same heater ci... Trouble codes: P0053 (Bank 1 sensor 1 heater circuit), P0059 (Bank 2 sensor 1 heater circuit), P0155 (Heater circuit bank 2 sensor 1)
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2002 Volkswagen Passat GLS 2.8L MIL Lamp on, VIN: WVWPH63B72
VW Non Continuous Monitors: "PIDs and component descriptions" is my question: why can't I get this info locally? Seems like only the dealer OEM scanner has the answer. Using Generic scanner for non conitinous monitors shows the test id $05 component $07 failed...
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1991 Buick LeSabre Custom 3.8L Mechanical VIN: 1G4HP54C9M
thanks for the help. the tps wire coming from the ecm was broken, was getting a low voltage reading on the flashing light code, which its been so long since ive used the jumper wire thing, i forgot all about it. but its now fixed i appreciate the help from a...
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1998 Chrysler Concorde LX 3.2L No Start, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 2C3HD46J5W
Well. After close to 10 hours of ripping apart the car. Completely disconnecting everything and re checking everything 5 time over it ended up being a dud rebuilt chrysler computer. I thought that something was taking out the computer but found nothing out of ...
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2005 GMC Envoy SLT 4.2L electronic VIN: 1GKDT13S75
thanks to all whom replied! the fuse for the body control module was missing. replaced it and the vehicle started.
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2006 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 3.7L Neutrals VIN: 1J4GR48K26
Thanks a bunch for your help, because we could not dupe the problem in shop we gave the cust 2 options 1-take it, or 2-replace the shifter module. The customer requested a new shifter be installed because he didn't want to take any chance's. So we installed it...
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2004 Lincoln LS 3.9L steering column VIN: 1LNHM87A24
Its gone and their happy.Re did TSB step by step. Wow i felt like i was going to wear ouy the clockspring ,but i must say the AC felt great while doing it. Noise went away but came back a week later. So we replaced the rack very easy job no noise all is good. ...
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2002 Mercedes-Benz S430 4.3L Unknown VIN: WDBNG70J42
Special thanks to Steve for helping me out on this one. There should in fact be 12 volts on pin 38. A used transmission module fixed this one. Even there the same part number transmission module is used on lots of different Benz's, I had to use one out of an S...
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2009 Nissan Altima S 2.5L Immobillizer VIN: 1N4AL21E99
Thanks to Kenneth, Jason, Andrew, Jurgen, and Clay for your help. If you use Nissan Super Code to convert BCM codes to pin codes it is only good up to 2008 models.As Kenneth said when the dealer converts the BCM codes they get 2 different pin codes, one for 20...
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2003 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1NXBR43E23
thank you to all the reply to my question.. the fuel injectors had a voltage drop on power side , fix the-false connection and car good a +- 2 fuel trims Trouble codes: P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304, P0171.
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2002 Volkswagen Beetle GL 1.9L Cuts out VIN: 3VWCP21C82
Customer returned this week for ac condenser replacment.He said the cutting out had went away.The replies I recieved focused on plugged intake.I inspected it, it was dirty but not plugged. Also the maf sensor which tested properly at this time.Also inspected v...
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