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1999 Honda CR-V EX 2.0L Starter VIN: JHLRD1868X
Bookeeper's vehicle, No issue until Friday, stopped to get gas, shut off vehicle and no crank. Tried to jump start, NG, no click or anything, light illuminated on dash. This morning had different symptoms, fast clicking from starter like dead battery, installe...
2007 Honda Civic Hybrid 1.3L Radio VIN: JHMFA36237
Hello, I would first like to thank everyone for their time in helping me out. This is my first time posting and hope not to get anything wrong. The vehicle came in with a dead 12V battery and the Radio has locked up. The S/N is [...]. It does NOT have a n...
2003 Kia Sorento EX 3.5L Rear Differential VIN: KNDJC73313
Customer came to me with a squeak when coming to a stop and taking off again. Didn't occur any other time. I found the rear upper control arm to the rear diff broken off. I don't see any other fix other than replacing the entire diff housing. Looking to see if...
1998 Mazda MPV ES 3.0L Mechanical VIN: JM3LV5231W
Timing marks are not to clear have spark all 6 cycl noid light all 6 inj but the cyclenders on left side of engine are firing ok ,the right side of the engine are not fireing i cant get the tining right any body see this before thanks nick
2004 Mitsubishi Eclipse GTS 3.0L fuel lines VIN: 4A3AC74H24
this car comes in with a rattle noise under car. after looking find out it is coming from fuel lines. they are all attached in there rightful place.checked fuel pressure and it is a little high about 7 psi unplug regulater and pressure go up about 8 psi.unhook...
1996 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L n running 4 monitors VIN: JN1CA21DXT
not running monitors no codes data looks good...over 100 miles.several drive cycles... misfire -complete,fuel system- complete,components-complete,catalyst- not complete,evap -not complete,o2 -not complete,o2 heater complete ...any help would be helpful
2004 Nissan Almera Comfort 1.8L Starting VIN: SJNBBAN164
Dear friends , this almera is called here at israel almera perfect and it is manufactored the U.K. this nissan started to drive on friday and after 3 minutes of driving it cut out the engine. the costumer tried to start the engine but it couldnt start the sta...
2005 Nissan Frontier LE 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N6AD06W95
I have a smooth running engine that sets the ses on in 1-3 days. Prior owner of vehicle replace B2 front o2 sensor some time ago. New owner says it runs great but would like the light to stay off. I found the B2 sensor code checked sensor and it did not look l... Trouble codes: P1283 (A/f ratio sensor b2)
1988 Toyota Camry 2.0L No Start VIN: JT2SV24E8J
Vehicle came in with no start condition. He was driving down road and car just died. First thing I thought was timing belt. Ckd and it was good. Ckd compression and it varied from 115-150. When plugs were out they looked dry like not getting fuel. Ckd spark at...
2000 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L check engine VIN: JT3HN86R84
This vehicle will set a P420, It came in for that we repalced the exhaust system (both cats), it had and has no exhaust leaks. Replaced also rear o2 sensor. vehicle left and drove for a while P0420 came back. Replaced Catalytic convertes again and rear O2 sens...

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2004 Mazda 6 S 3.0L 3rd gear VIN: 1YVHP80D84
Since I have had the vehicle for 10 days - I've opted to go with another unit. To try all the suggestions it would require too much time and the customer has opted for this choice. Thanks everyone for yo ur help!
1996 Mitsubishi Montero LS 3.0L Ride VIN: JA4MR41H8T
I have replaced the transmission mount, and all bushings in the rear radius arms. This did not fix the vibration. My nest step is to remove and inspect both front CV axles and inspect the joints. Thanks for all the ideas, anymore ideas would be great and ill r...
2006 Mitsubishi Endeavor LS 3.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4A4MN21S06
well due to the rules of iatn i have to close this post i have not had time to diag any farther but i will be sure to tell u the fix because my wife and i ended up buying the truck and she drives it dailly now so i will have to fix it because we all no how tha... Trouble codes: P0157 (02 signal low bank 2 sensor 2), P0137 (02 signal low bank 1 sensor 2), P0151 (02 signal low bank 2 sensor 1), P0131 (02 signal low bank 1 sensor 1).
2005 Nissan Altima S 2.5L chassis VIN: 1N4AL11D05
Well customer traded the car before I could do any more tests or repairs. All the replies except for a couple were stuff that I had already tried or done. Two made reference to using OEM parts and my thoughts is that is the best option. Tha nks for all the hel...
2000 Toyota Tundra SR5 4.7L Steering, Body VIN: 5TBRT3416Y
I thank everyone for their time & responses. The problem was resolved by removing the 1 inch stone from between the frame & the floorboard. The owner found it, even though i ran my fingers through the gap & didnt find it. I suspect the frame & body twist had t...
2002 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality VIN: 4T1BF32K02
well this one is fixed. first off i would like to thank every one that replied. you got my gears rolling. some other one in the shop replaced the timing belt and crank seal. you see ware this is going. yep there was a tooth missing on the ring that is on the b...
2009 Toyota Camry XLE 2.4L hvac VIN: 4T1BE46K19
Thanks for all the replies. After writing an estimate for evap replacement the customer states that he will live with the issue.
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