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2001 Honda Civic LX 1.7L MIL Lamp on, Evap VIN: 2HGES16591
thanks in advance for any input. got and 01 honda civic lx with an intermittent p1456. smoke test shows no leak ether in the way of smoke or on the flow gauge, last time the vehicel was in the engine light actually turned off during a quick road test. vehicle ... Trouble codes: P1456 (Evap contol system leakage Fuel tank area)
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1985 Nissan 300ZX 3.0L Hesitation, Surge VIN: JN1HZ14S7F
Hey there fellow techs. I need some help with this 300ZX. Customer came in complaining of lack of power. Test drove and verified the issue, and concluded that the computer was in "fail-safe" mode. It will not rev up past 2000rpm going up and down with anything... Trouble codes: 23 (Throttle valve switch), 31 (Load Sense)
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1997 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN8AR05Y1V
The car came for passing the annual emission test but because of check engine light it couldnt pass the code was p 1447 we replaced all the evap sensors under hood but still after 60 miles the mil came on then we replaced the evap canister with the sensor atta... Trouble codes: P1447 (Evap canister purge control valve)
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1997 Suzuki Sidekick JA 1.6L EGR Flow VIN: 2S3TD03V4V
Vehicle came in with PO400 (Exhaust Gas Recirculation) stored in computer memory.I tested vacuum hoses,EGR valve,EGR pressure transducer,EGR solenoid vacuum valve, and EGR solenoid vacuum valve(for system check)O.K. I then test drove vehicle with vacuum gauge ... Trouble codes: P0400 (Exhaust Gas Recirculation Flow)
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1992 Toyota Camry XLE 3.0L Unknown VIN: JT2VR13E6N
This Toyota came in with loose, noisy differential bearings, but was shifting and working fine otherwise. We pulled the transmission, and replaced the differential bearings, then went ahead and put in all new clutches, seals, gaskets, oil filter, oil pump, and...
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2003 Toyota Prius 1.5L Fuel Gauge VIN: JT2BK12U43
Has anyone seen something relevant? This 2003 Prius came in with the fuel gauge flashing and several combined instrument functions not working--parking brake, door open, maybe another 1 or 2. After replacing combined instrument, same. After doing some trouble ...
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2004 Toyota RAV4 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTEHD20V24
Toyota techs have any of you seen a problem like this as we have twice, both times on 2.4L4, This one is a 04 Rav4 the first one was a 02 Camry. Customer brought it in for the Check Engine and VSC lights being "ON" and no drivability issues, problem is on our ...
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2004 Toyota Sienna LE 3.3L abs module VIN: 5TDZA23CX4
original veh. complaint was for hard steering and intermittant dash lights on (abs and vcs). could not communicate w/abs control unit from first veh. visit but did verify very bad binding steering joint. ordered steering joint and scheduled for replacement as ...
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2007 Toyota RAV4 3.5L CD Player VIN: JTMBK33V47
Hello and thanks, This CD Player holds 6 CDs. One CD is stuck inside the player. The customer can still put in 5 CDs and play them. Always the same one is stuck inside and will not play or eject from the player. The dealer can remove the player and send it in ...
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2006 Honda Ridgeline RT 3.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2HJYK16546
THANKS TO ALL WHO REPLIED, REPLACE ECT SENSORS AND PERFORMED IDLE RELEARN STILL NO CHANGE , CUST TOOK TRUCK TO DEALER AND THEY CLAIMED THROTTLE BODY SO THEY REPLACED IT, STILL SAME PROB, THEN THEY FOUND FUEL TO BE CONTAMINATED DRAINED TANK...PROBLEM SOLVED!!! ... Trouble codes: P0506 (Ect sensor 1 circuit high input), P0506 (Ect sensor 1 circuit high input).
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2005 Nissan Armada SE Off-Road 5.6L No Start
This vehicle is FIXED!!! It turned out to be shorted wires in the EGI harness. Upon pulling out the old harness to inspect, the white wire going to the EGI fuse did not feel right. I stripped back some of the wiring and found it rusted!!! It looks like moistur... Trouble codes: U1000 (Can Communication Error Store In ECM).
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1992 Toyota Cressida 3.0L remote alarm system VIN: JT2MX83E3N
No one knows how to reset this alarm for a new remote, period. The replies were just generic guesswork, so I took the entire dash apart and found all the alarm modules, which were toyota numbers and parts, but had been installed at the dealer like the research...
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2000 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L Hesitation, Surge, Misfire VIN: JT3HN86R9Y
Thanks to all who replied, a new TPS seems to have fixed it, hopefully it lasts for a while, it's about the fourth one it's had. Trouble codes: P0120 (TPS Circuit A).
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2008 Toyota Camry 2.4L ride quality VIN: 4T1BE46K98
Replaced axles and that took care of vibe in slight turns at 45,the other vibration at 75-80 mph from right rear,did new bearing per service bulletin,no improvement,Has new michelins.Does not matter what tires I have on this always seems to have a small almost...
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