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2008 Infiniti M45 4.5L power window VIN: JNKBY01F88
This car came in the shop with the complaint that the rr window powered down when the ignition was turned on and was then inoperable. Checked for a good power and ground at the switch, and was able to unplug window regulator and power window up. To confirm my ...
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2007 Kia Rio SX 1.6L P0708-Range Sensor Circuit High VIN: KNADE12387
Customer complain MIL on and transmission slam into gear from park to drive. The indicator on cluster show P,R,N ok, but any position after drive just show N. Once we release the brake pedal, indicator show D but still in limp mode which start in 3rd gear. Sca...
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2009 Kia Borrego LX 4.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: KNDJH74229
Trying to help out another tech. All he has explained to me so far is what they have replaced. With all these repairs he can't get rid of the code. Hoping there is another KIA tech out there that may have seen this and can help us out. Trouble codes: P0019
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1997 Lexus LS400 4.0L no drive until
Every time i shut car off and restart there is no drive until i rev past 2500 rpm. There is always reverse. once i rev past 2500rpm the works fine, goes thru gears fine. Sounds like a valve stuck somewhere.
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2000 Nissan Frontier XE 2.4L tcc solenoid vavle VIN: 1N6DD21S1Y
Thank in advance all tech,have this 2000 frontier coming with complaint trans jumping between 45 & 50 mph,has code p1776 remove vavle body check tcc control vavle is ok(free to move) replace tcc solenoid vavle.Truck running & shifting fine after repair but the...
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2004 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L Battery VIN: 4T1BF28B84
1-2 times a week the battery will go dead overnight on this vehicle. This has been occurring for the last few months. I have tested for parasitic draw(s)and have found no excessive draw; when testing the draw is at .38Ma. We had the car a few days with no occ...
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2007 Toyota RAV4 2.4L U-Joint VIN: JTMBD33V37
2007 RAV4 4X4 Rear driveshaft rear u-joint worn out and ready to fall apart, does anyone know if the u-joints are available, I have not been able to locate one. Thanks Gary
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2007 Toyota Camry XLE 3.5L Vvt VIN: JTNBK46KX7
[...] bank 1 timimng issue- there is also an high idle about 1200 rpm - oil is in good condition -cleared codes code poo15 returns without staring car -possible pcm ?
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2007 Toyota Tundra SR5 5.7L blower speed VIN: 5TFRV54197
This Toyota Tundra was in for replacement of the key transponder. This item is located behind the evaporator case which required compete dash removal. The truck then was towed to Toyota for reprogramming. All works well with the exception for the A/C fan speed...
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1996 Acura TL 2.5L No Start VIN: JH4UA2658T
I AM CLOSING THIS POST DUE TO THE CUSTOMERS NOT HAVING PROBLEMS WITH THE CAR. I HAVE GOTTEN ALOT OF RESPONSES ON THE MAIN RELAY OR IGN SWITCH. I BELIEVE IT IS THE MAIN RELAY CAUSE I HAD THE PROBLEM BEFORE AND I REMEMBER NO IT HAD A SAME SIMPTOMES THANKS FOR AL...
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2004 Acura TL 3.2L Engine block VIN: 19UUA65554
Thank you everybody! The vehicle is still undecided, we did pull piston off sick cylinder, finding uneven surface on the piston itself. Warranty company is Protective Life, and they are not easy. they still want to see some supporting info as for what happened...
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1992 Honda Civic Si 1.6L fuel pump, check engine light VIN: 2HGEH338XN
Found water entry thru windshield small rust hole. resulting in water damage to pcm have not replaced pcm as of yet but sure this is the place to start thanks for all the replys
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2004 Honda Civic EX 1.7L Charging VIN: 2HGES26724
Thanks to everyone who took the time to responed. After rechecking everything agiain we put a Honda reman alternator on the car and have not seen him since, I was still not to pleased with the output of the alternator at idle but we have not seen the car in al...
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2001 Kia Rio 1.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: KNADC12351
propane enrich.revealed unaccounted for air in induction sys. eng idle was at 1875 rpm with enrich. further thoughts led me to the iac possibly being a problem. so i removed the iac and plugged off ports. retest again idle now at 1100 rpm. i then decided to ch... Trouble codes: P0171 (fuel sys lean B1), P1166 (control adaptations out of limits).
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2003 Kia Sedona EX 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: KNDUP13173
Thanks for the responses. The problem turned out to be the aftermarket rebuilt MAF sensors we had installed. After performing more diagnostics, we purchased a used MAF, and that fixed the problem. It was AGGRAVATING to say the least. Trouble codes: P0103, P0171, P0174.
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2000 Mitsubishi Eclipse GT 3.0L Excessive Emissions, Hesitation, Poor Fuel Economy, No power VIN: 4A3AC54L1Y
Unhappy with this sites "one update" rule. Did the tests you guys suggested, thank you! Ive learned alot from this car. When inspecting the timing, i only matched the cams to the balancer marks so I thought i was good. When it was suggested to double check tim...
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2002 Nissan Sentra CA 1.8L Srs VIN: 3N1CB51D92
taught i closed this request the car is fixed all the info that was given helped i replaced the clock spring thanks again all
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2002 Nissan Frontier SE 3.3L Misfire VIN: 1N6ED29X62
Well ,this truck is fixed.Thanks for all of u guys,i checked all injector connectors,i also did injector balance test & all were ok.The problem was Switched front o2 sensor connectors.B1s1 connector was connected to b2s1 connector & vice versa.Switched the con... Trouble codes: P0300, P0174.
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2004 Nissan Quest SL 3.5L airflow from vents, floor, defroster VIN: 5N1BV28U54
this one is blowing hot air!!! it was a tricky fix and we have made it easy for the next guy. the configuration of the heater box is very strange. all the air is sucked in through a pair of outside/recirc vents on either side of the box past the fan down a lo...
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2002 Toyota Tacoma Pre Runner 2.4L Mechanical VIN: 5TEVL52N32
First of I would like to thank everyone here that helped me out with really good information. I performed a Leak Down Test. It comformed exhaust valves not seating properly. I adviced my customer to replace Engine Assembly, as many of you reccommended. Cust...
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2011 Toyota Venza 3.5L abs VIN: 4T3BK3BB6B
Thank you for all of the responses. I guess the noise is normal, which is caused by the ABS pump turning on when the wheel speed reaches 6 MPH. Thanks Mike
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