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2006 Acura TL 3.2L Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on
code p304 new injector, spark plugs and coil is new. Fuel pressure compression 55psi ok. The problem started with someone put transmission oil in the engine to make a flush Trouble codes: P0304
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2005 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 5FNRL38625
Customer came just a little over a month for a timing belt to be replaced, they requested a alternator and tuneup at the same time. They were also told they needed a catalytic converter, upon checking the codes we found this vehicle has 3 converters, the ones... Trouble codes: P2647
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2002 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L soft brake pedal VIN: KMHDN45D22
soft brake pedal, almost goes to floor. Bled brakes with pressurized pot starting with right rear, then to left front, then to left rear and to right front. Can a power booster cause this problem?
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2007 Infiniti G35 X 3.5L compressor VIN: JNKBV61F07
A/C not cooling. High and Low side pressures both at 70psi which is about shop ambient temperature. We reclaimed 13oz of freon, evacuated, and fully recharged 20oz. Both high and low sides still at 70psi. Variable compressor does engage and speed seems to vary...
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2001 Kia Sportage 2.0L No Start VIN: KNDJB72361
ive got a kia sportage that was towed in for over heating.we replaced the busted radiator then tried to start vehicle.no start.it would spin over but know start.we finally discovered after leaving key in run position for 5 minutes it would fire right up .so we... Trouble codes: P1115
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2004 Kia Amanti 3.5L Left rear window VIN: KNALD12444
This Kia has auto windows and the rear drivers side is acting funny. You can raise or lower the window as you want but if you raise it all the way to the top it stops and then retreats half way back down. It will do this on auto up or if you hold the button up...
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1999 Lexus ES300 3.0L Accessories VIN: JT8BF28G4X
The fans are always on with KEY ON ONLY. Fans always on without key in ignition it's usually a sticking main relay. Try that already. Disconnect a/c pressure switch and water temp switch 1 to isolate wire issue. Checked MOD wiring and isolate...All wiring is o...
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1999 Lexus ES300 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: JT88F28G2X
After warmup, the car will intermittently set code P1349 (Usually under acceleration). When it does, the "VSC" and "VSC OFF" lights on the dash both come on, as well as the MIL light. If I come to a stop, the idle is rough and a few misfires occur on cylinders... Trouble codes: P1349 (VVT system problem right bank)
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2003 Mazda 6 i 2.3L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1YVFP80C73
I c/kd cam signal to pcm.Has signal to pcm.We have a OE IDS scan tool.this does not show cam or crank signal data .Only RPM.I ran a koeo test.ok Ran koer test and it passed although engine was surging and throttle responce is nill.It only sets cam code intermi... Trouble codes: P0340
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2002 Nissan Xterra SE 3.3L Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 5N1MD28Y52
Originally came in for flashing MIL on heavy load on hwy, stalling, loss of power. Had p0300, p0328 Intermittent, have to drive about 30 min. Has been to several shops. I could not dup. after over 1hr of driving. He asked for knock sensor per his own internet ... Trouble codes: P0300
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1997 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L ride VIN: 4T1BG22K2V
This camry came into the shop for a vibration. It is only felt between 40 and 60 miles per hour under acceleration. the steering wheel does not shake. It is felt mostly in the seats. Tires have been changed with no effect. Front mount and dogbone were changed....
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2008 Acura TSX 2.4L ignition fuse VIN: JH4CL96948
First of all, thanks to everyone who offered help on this Acura. We replaced the circuit breaker with an ATO 10 fuse, and the fuse blew. Put another fuse in, turned the ignition on, fuse ok. Went to crank, fuse blew, so we new the problem was in the crank circ...
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1998 Honda Accord LX 2.3L engine ? VIN: 1HGCG5541W
thanks for all the tips ended up being a bad set of tbelt & balance shaft tensioners changed em out and noise is gone thanks again everyone
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2005 Hyundai XG350 L 3.5L Misfire VIN: KMHF445E95
So I talked with the customer yesterday and the vehicle is still not fixed. The last thing I did was have the pcm updated based on a TSB I found that seemed somewhat related (poor driveability on cold starts). The customer also told me that they took it to t... Trouble codes: P0305 (Cylinder 5 Misfire).
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2003 Infiniti G35 3.5L battery light, parking brake light VIN: JNKCV51E03
Wow, guys (and girls), this one was out there. After replacing the alternator, with the owners understanding that it may not fix the problem, and the light remained on. Yes, although we warned that there was no guarantee it still feels bad to not fix it. As I ...
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1998 Mazda MPV ES 3.0L Mechanical VIN: JM3LV5231W
THANS TO ALL FOR YOUR HELP THIS VAN HAD A FEW PROBLEMS THE FIRST WAS IT NEEDED A NEW CAP AND ROTER THE SECOND WAS WHEN MY MAN CHANGED THE CAN SEALS HE PUT THE CAM SPROCKET ON WRONG AND THATS THY THE RIGHT SIDE CAM WAS OFF THE WRIGHT MARK THIS IS WHY THE RIGH...
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2005 Nissan Xterra Off-Road 4.0L No Start VIN: 5N1AN08W25
Had the Dealership perform the IPDM recall since customer did not have it done. Had cycled 38 times, driven 75 miles. Have not had any issues. Possibly not enough voltage for fuel pump and killed it previously. Can not duplicate issue any more. Beleive issue r...
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1999 Subaru Legacy Limited 30th Anniversary 2.5L transfer clutch VIN: 4S3BG6855X
Thanks to everyone who answered my request. Also, sorry for the long delay in closing this. I got busy at work and side-tracked trying to fix a damn refrigerator at home. Anyway, I think it's safe to say that the transfer clutch isn't the problem. I probably w...
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2004 Toyota RAV4 2.4L clutch VIN: JTEHD20V14
well as i stated in my post,i was looking to see if there was a common problem with throwout bearings on this model.nobody had any knowledge that there was so i guess i'll do it again and hope for the best.thanks for looking
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2009 Toyota Camry XLE 2.4L Trunk VIN: 4T1BE46K89
Sorry for the late closing, i was hoping to get a late model camry in here to see how the dealer got that trunk open.Some how they supposedly got the back seat out, it should not have been too easy since they charged 2 hours labor.The linkage inside was discon...
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