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2002 Honda Civic Si 2.0L Stall, Misfire VIN: SHHEP33522
This car has a interesting problem. It misses on cyl. 2 when stalls after 5 seconds. It will start back up, miss and stall. While it is running, cylinder 2 has no injector pulse. It fires twice while cranking and twice while stalling. If I manually fire the in...
2005 Honda CR-V LX 2.4L No Start VIN: SHSRD68595
Hello everyone got this car in yesterday for a P0453. Installed new Honda FTP sensor as suggested by TSb 06-051 code returned apon start up. Found some corroded pins in connector C558 (6 Pin connector for the canister unit). Repaired wiring cleared code and re... Trouble codes: P0453 (FTP sensor circuit high voltage)
2002 Lexus GS300 3.0L Charging VIN: JT8BD69S42
Battery was dead, customer attempted to jump start. Customer crossed the cables. The fuse link for the Alternator & 5 other fuses. I need to know how to replace this fuse. Looks like it is bolted in the pass. side underhood fuse box. I can't get the fuse box a...
2005 Lexus ES330 3.3L Brake pedal VIN: JTHBA30G35
This lexus had new front pads and rotors installed at 100K miles; 3K miles later they experienced an intermittent sinking brake pedal with light application at stop lights. We verified the concern and bled the front and rear brakes. The pedal maintained normal...
2004 Mitsubishi Lancer ES 2.0L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: CS3A209284
Hello fellow technicians this lancer equipped with 4G18 engine has a complete loss of power. If revved in neutral it is lazy to get to redline no misfires felt or heard. In drive a around 2000rpm engine just gives laboring response and goes very slowly will ev...
2005 Toyota 4Runner Sport 4.7L Radio VIN: JTEBT14RX5
Customer states battery going dead and radio and info center stays on all the time. Vehicle appears all original with no add ons. I noticed the rear wiper/washer does not work. I removed acc cut out relay and radio is still on. Note when I say on you can turn ...

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2004 Honda CR-V EX 2.4L wheel speed sensor VIN: JHLRD77844
Thanks for all the advise, I'm still waiting for the car to return to test it. But I tried updating info, but it didnt work. I miss typed the side of vehicle. I did replace the L.R parts not R.R. I did have a bad wire in harness through body so that was alread...
2001 Infiniti I30 3.0L Blower fan system VIN: JNKCA31A01
First, thanks to the 3 listers who responded. No one ever did comment as to whether the HVAC box must be removed to change out a fan motor. I replaced the fan speed control module with another one from the dealer. I should comment that the 10.9 amp draw on the...
1997 Mazda Protege DX 1.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: JM1BC1411V
Thanks for all the replies, but have to close without fix. Vehicle was not consistent enough to establish problem. Out of 5 days, vehicle duplicated issue twice for 2 seconds and then back to normal in a second. Replaced the air intake tube, but only has minor...
2003 Mazda MPV ES 3.0L low engine vacuum VIN: JM3LW28A13
vehicle is fixed. through the oil cap hole we could see the timing chain and push on it and it was nice and snug so we leaned away from jumped timing temporarily. removed EGR valve and found it stuck open. it wouldent even budge when tapping on it with a hamme...
2000 Nissan Frontier XE 2.4L tcc solenoid vavle VIN: 1N6DD21S1Y
thank you for all your help ,finaly nissan have recall for it check speed sensor driven gear it wear out replace then driving about 200 miles code is not back think it be fix at this time
2005 Nissan Sentra 1.8L floods VIN: 3N1CB51D25
thanks to all who replied. i pulled head, looked like it was dark between cylinders. sent out to check, all OK except a little crooked. planed & reassembled - been gone a week, No problems. thanks again
2006 Subaru Impreza WRX STI 2.5L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: JF1GD70646
thanks for all the help. ended up smoking entire intake system. found one intake boot off turbo with good size tear in it and 2 other boots with small tears. it has aftermarket intercooler system so i got a hold of that company and ordered all new boot/connect...
2009 Toyota Prius Touring 1.5L Starting VIN: JTDKB20U39
Thanks to Carolyn,Stephen,Jim,Michael,and John. This is a AGM battery that is rated @ 325 CCA, the only info on the battery says to charge @ no more than 3.5 amps for no longer than 10 hrs. After charging for 6 hrs. one day than 4 hrs.the next @ 2.5 amps I tes...
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