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1989 Acura Legend 2.7L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JH4KA4654K
Vehicle came in no start condition. Retrieved codes. Had a code 8 TDC sensor. Remove distributor cap. Actually rotor screw fell out but condition of cap was very bad. Due to code replaced ignition parts with distributor and a fuel fuel filter. Vehicle started ... Trouble codes: 9 (Crank angle sensor)
1998 Acura TL Premium 3.2L abs VIN: JH4UA3640W
Dtc17-01 fcan malfunction acm module pcm can't find any info for this dtc 17-1 was close lf rear speed sensor intrmittent failure? dosn't seem to match up whit what i have all my fuse's and connections appear to be good ?i 'm thinking a module ? thanks
2001 Honda CIVIC 1.7L Misfire VIN: IHGES26791
Good evening all, i have a 2001 civic here that came in originly with a po401 egr insufficient flow code. I tested egr valve manualy, and when it would open, the engine would not stumble much at all. So we pulled off valve and the housing it goes to. I cleaned... Trouble codes: P0302
2003 Honda Civic Hybrid 1.3L Aux 12v Battery VIN: JHMES96633
I can see there is a Charge prob with the 12v aux battery, No charge on idle (cluster charge indicator remains ON), but if I keep engine rev above 1500 rpm for more than a minute indicator turns OFF and normal charging in on Aux battery. **- P1570 : Batt modu...
1997 Isuzu NPR 5.7L Wipers & T.Signals VIN: 4KLB4B1R8V
Engine will not start unless signal and wiper levers are moved around. Lights in dash on but dim. If I attempt to crank engine, then disconnect LCS connectors, the bed lights will stay on until the L. headlamp fuse is removed. At that point the engine will fir...
2001 Kia Sportage 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Stall VIN: KNDJA62391
The vehicle towed in. Hard to start(had to pump gas pedal) and idling not so good and stalls and surges if I push gas to take off. Symtoms are like with plugged catalytic converter or low fuel pressure. feul pump and filter replaced but did not improve. Cataly...
1997 Mazda 626 LX 2.0L pre heater converter VIN: 1YVGE22CXV
I got this car with a severe misfire on cylinder two and engine running very poorly. Found plug wires to be faulty and replaced plug wires and spark plugs. Misfire resolved engine runs as it should. After a day of driving check engine light came on with code p...
1997 Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder GS 2.4L Cuts out, Stall VIN: JNYUT54532
this car came to the shop in a tow, car start but dies right away, I have test everything timing cam sensor crank sensor fuesl pressure I have trie another ecu, maf, crank , cam sensor everything looks fine, any ideas, car stars accelerates but dies any body h...
2001 Nissan Sentra CA 1.8L Cuts out VIN: 3N1CB51D61
Vech reads 0v at mass air sensor with scantool. i think it should go to 5v when i unplug it??? wiring harnes looks ok so my thoughts are to check 5v signal to mass air sensor at ECU and posible bad ECU? I dont have mitchell or all data and any help would be gr... Trouble codes: P0100
2007 Subaru Outback 2.5i Basic 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S4BP61C27
Hello Techs, I have this Subaru with check engine light on code P0420 - no exhaust leaks found. I wanted to check front O2 operation I have a Snap On Solus Pro and the voltage reading idling hot are 2.78 - 2.89 mild fluctuation the rear O2 acts more like what... Trouble codes: P0420 (cat eff. low B1)
1998 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.0L No Blower Motor VIN: 4T1BF18BXW
Car can in with control panel not working or lighting up & blower running all the time. Found where some one had riggid the fan to run all the time & remove fan relay. Corrected all the wiring & installed relay. Installed new main control unit inside. Light & ...
1998 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.7L No Start VIN: JT3HT05J6W
Customer had concern with noise coming from water pump area and also stated that vehicle was hard to start after sitting for a while. We replace water pump and timing belt for noise. Couldn't get vehicle to duplicate no start. Soon as customer pick up vehicle ...
2005 Toyota Sequoia Limited 4.7L Stall, VIN: 5TDBT48A85
Customer called Monday, complained of intermittent stalling at idle. Dropped and check today. Complaint not duplicated on multiple road tests. Check for codes,none stored, check fuel trims and o2 activity- all scan data check good. Visual check under hood- plu...

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2003 Kia Sorento EX 3.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: KNDJD73333
I have done most of the checks, including circuitry for the injectors, ECM function, test drove vehicle, checked catalytic converters (all three) and it came down to basics. Compression on cylinder #4 was ~ 20 psig (while Cylinders#2 and #6 were approx. 170 ps... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Engine Misfire), P0302 (Cylinder 2 misfire), P0304 (Cylinder 4 misfire), P0306 (Cylinder 6 misfire).
1989 Toyota Pickup 2.4L Vacuum Lines
First off I would like to say thank you to everyone that responded to my post. The error that it was throwing was : DTC - 52 Fuel cal-pak incorrect or missing The other issue was that the truck would not run correctly due to the vacuum lines not being conn...
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