Join Now
International Automotive Technicians Network
Prev Professional Automotive Repair Technical Discussions for December 17, 2011
International Automotive Technicians' Network (iATN) - Members Only
(Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.)
Vehicle Owners: If you are seeking an automotive repair professional to service your vehicle, visit the iATN Repair Shop Finder.

Open Help Requests for Asian
Help Request Answers
2001 Honda CR-V EX 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: JHLRD18611
This one is just driving us crazy it is a good customer that sends us a lot of business and we can not figure out what is wrong with his crv, it came in about a month ago with a idle problem and a very unusual noise at times described by the customer like when... Trouble codes: P0505 (Idle control system problem)
2002 Honda Accord EX 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCG165X2
This car came in running fine. We replaced the timing belt on it and now have a engine miss #3 cylinder. I re checked the timing marks and they are right on. When we first tried to remove the crank bolt I used an impact wrench. Wasn't strong enough then we use...
2003 Mazda 6 i 2.3L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Stall VIN: 1YVFP80C23
hi guys this vehicle came in stalling and running rough found vaccum leak at intake manifold replaced gasket same problem unplug mass air flow vehicle runs ok replaced sensor vehicle surging and stall runs rough need help guys
1999 Nissan Altima GXE 2.4L timming chain
trying to time the chain but not getting it right
2000 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.3L distributor VIN: JN8AR07Y4Y
Vehicle towed into shop,engine cranks fine but no spark,cannot find test procedure for testing distributor in Alldata. Unknown specs. on coil ohms. Unplug distributor and plug back in solenoids acvtivate as if #1 cylinder sensor is ok, but no spark.
2000 Nissan Sentra SE 2.0L Unknown VIN: 3N1BB51D1Y
All right guys, I'm stomp on this one and hate to come on here asking for help. Vehicle came into shop with CEL on, P0171 (bank 1 system lean) stored. Looking at live data, I can see that LTFT was maxing at 25% and STFT hanging around -2% to 1%. Increase throt...
2001 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L Clutch VIN: 2T1BR12E51
Good Afternoon ! this car was bought new by a gentleman who drove stick "forever" NOW the car needs another clutch - slipping. All the previous clutch jobs were done at another shop - we know the techs there, they know their stuff. we removed the clutch, the...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
Fix/Summary Answers
1991 Honda Civic DX 1.5L dash lights VIN: 2HGED6350M
I am closing this as a reported fix because there is a consensus among the technicians the problem is the combination headlight switch. Since this is my person car, I will disassemble the switch, clean it and apply dielectric grease and if that does not effect...
2002 Kia Rio Cinco 1.5L Engine VIN: KNADC16342
The fix for this car was a vacuume line underneath the intake that had rotted and visually didn't look bad but was cracked and dry.. Found it in the process of swapping the intake and throttle body gaskets... Thanks for the help guys!
2000 Toyota 4Runner Limited 3.4L No Start, Stall VIN: JT3HN87R3Y
Thanks to everybody that replied with all good answers, but Justin from california was right on. Ikept looking and thinking about Mass sensor but looking thru the air tube and air box you could not see the little peice of leaf that was on the wire down in the ...
2006 Toyota Tundra Limited 4.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5TBDT48176
Thanks to all for the tips! They sure help with the thought prosess. The fix was replacing the a/f or upstream 0/2 sensors. The fuel trims where +3 on long term -2 on short term. Trouble codes: P0138 (O/2 sensor circiut high voltage b1/s2), P0156 (0/2 sensor ciricut b2/s2).
Prev (Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.) Next