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2000 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L ing.sys. VIN: 2HKRL1865Y
This is my own car and I can not belive I can not fix it! first I am a honda tech. My ody.is my 2ed ride do not use it much a couple weeks ago I went to use it on vet. day it started but the idle was high and set a code for IACV so I used it for the day and pa...
2004 Honda Civic EX 1.7L Charging VIN: 1JCEM22064
Car came in battery light on, low charging output at idle. Replaced the Alt. with a aftermarket unit. At idle no load 14.2v with the blower, lights, ac on the voltage drops to low 12 volts to high 11 volt range. Give it gas and the voltage jumps high 12 volts....
2003 Infiniti G35 3.5L battery light, parking brake light VIN: JNKCV51E03
Hey guys, this is a strange one. I have a few suspensions other than having a possessed car hehe. As seen in the history - there was a random horn problem - the owner wanted to just pull the fuse and leave it be. Now the parking lights will turn on and stay on...
2004 Mazda RX-8 1.3L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: JM1FE17N04
This rx8 came in the shop with a stalling problem. Had a code p2070- intake manifold tuning valve stuck open but it worked properly- cleared the code and hasen't come back.The car has a slightly low and rough idle and stalls at times when you come to a stop an...
1994 Mitsubishi 3000GT 3.0L Lifters VIN: JA3AM54J4R
This is a 1 owner car, well maintained. It's my personal vehicle, I just purchased it yesterday. I drove it from Cleveland OH to Morgantown WV with no problems. The lot I purchased it from had the oil changed yesterday before I picked it up. It wasn't tapping ...
2001 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L Horn VIN: 3N1CB51D21
This should be a simple repair...but it's not. The horn isn't working. According to the wire diagram: The switch connects the ground through clock spring(spiral cable)A WHT/GRN wire goes out to relay post #1(before that it branches off to the antitheft system)...
2002 Nissan Sentra SE-R 2.5L No Start VIN: 3N1AB51D02
I hesitate to post this but really need some guidance on this as I rarely work on Nissan vehicles and this one is off-site so it will be especially difficult. What I have is a rebuilt engine installed. It cranks over great, has fuel pressure and injectors are ...
2006 Subaru Outback XT 2.5L engine VIN: 4S4BP67C76
hello i have a 2006 suby 2.5 turbo did a valve job about 800 miles ago car came in for an unrealated problem on test drive car made a noise and died upon further investigation found that intake cam on drivers side to be scored like it lost oil pressure removed...
1998 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L Ignition VIN: JT2BF22K7W
Car came in Complaint was stalling at low speeds Code P1300 (Igniter Circuit Malfunction) was never able to duplicate stalling , replaced the igniter (wild guess) cleared code and released the car about a week later it returned Same issue/code still have not d...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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1994 Lexus LS400 4.0L Timing VIN: JT8UF11E6R
A big thank you to all who replied. As most of you knew, with this non-interference engine it wasn't whether the valves were bent that was an issue, it was getting the timing set perfectly. The marks on one cam pulley were non-existent and I ended up finding w...
1995 Lexus LS400 4.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT8UF22E1S
I believe I have found the problem. I was standing by the fender while the key was on, and I heard the injector pulse a few times. I put a noide light on it and it was shining bright as a flashlight. I pulled the ECM down, with every vibration or movement th... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random misfire), P0302 (Cylinder 2 misfire), P0308 (Cylinder 8).
2007 Lexus IS350 3.5L Hesitation VIN: JTHBE262X7
Per my last update, most likely a bad crossover pump and/or line from pump to fuel pump bracket- will update when customer takes off road for winter. Thanks Trouble codes: P0300 (Multiple misfires detected).
2006 Mitsubishi Galant LS 3.8L starter VIN: 4A3AB36S36
we found that after starting the engine and letting it warm up that engine had internal problems. advised customer she needs motor.. Thanks for all the replies.
2003 Nissan Murano SL 3.5L Wipers
Sorry, not fixed. We believe it is the intelligent module. The customer doesnt want to spend the money. Sorry I was late in closing I never thought I would be that guy. Thanks for all the help. We felt we had eliminated any grounds or wiring issues because we ...
2005 Subaru Outback i 2.5L door open indicator light in dash display VIN: 4S4BP61C95
Thanks to all of you who replied. It was a broken wire in the harness where it flexes between the gate and the body. I appreciate the help. Thanks, Michael
1987 Toyota 4Runner SR5 2.4L No Start VIN: JT4RN62S4H
thank you everyone new ignitor and coil and runs perfect
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