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1996 Acura TL 2.5L Poor Idle Quality VIN: JH4UA265XT
1998 Acura NSX 3.2L etc VIN: JH4NA2164W
This Nsx has a severe vibration around 80 to 90 mph . The tire/wheels have been road force balanced. all the suspension has no signs of problems. 4wheel align has been there any issues with the compliance bushings?
2006 Hyundai Sonata GLS 3.3L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHDN46D26
First of all, sorry about the VIN guys- I'm at my home computer before work. I am working on an 06 Hyundai Sonata 3.3L. OK, 2 weeks ago car came in with MIL illuminated. Founf one code: P0011- Cam timing advance-bank one. Discovere that the oil was VERY dirty ... Trouble codes: P0011 (Cam Timing - Advance-Bank One), P0300 (Random Multiple Misfire), P0012 (Cam timing-), P0302 (Cylinder 2 Misfire), P0306 (Cylinder 6 Misfire)
2001 Kia Optima LX 2.5L p0500 VIN: KNAGD124X1
Hello to all!This KIA is confusing us base on Alldata electrical wiring diagram the pin and wire color going to EMC donot match with the vehicle,we wonder if anyone can shed some light on this one.Speedometer works normal.Transmission data VMH show 0,Engine da...
2007 Lexus RX350 3.5L Engine
Ok Techs. This is my wife's personal vehicle. As you know, when the wife wants something done, you must comply so I really could use some advice (on the car, not my wife). We bought this car 2 1/2 years ago off-lease. Not long after, it would very occasionall...
2006 Mazda 6 S 3.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1YVHP80D96
Hi I have this Mazda 6 S that is continuing to idle high after you let off the throttle and if you put it in nuetral it stays at 1400rpm for a couple seconds before returning to 800rpm which makes braking a little difficult especially in slippery conditions. t...
2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport LS 3.0L Radio VIN: JA4MT21H51
I need radio code fro this montero sport. the radio is [...] DY2U05W/34U088 serial number is [...] thank you in advance Carlos
1987 Nissan Nissan Engin 1.5L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, blows black smoke
This is a Blue Line Blue Wave pressure wasshing machine, mounted in a Chevy van. It is a simple 4 cylinder Nissan engine, family is 2NSXBO1.5450. It runs on a Z.E.E.M.S. (Zenith) electronic fuel injection system with a breaker type distributor and vacuum advan... Trouble codes: N/A
1998 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA21D6W
vehicle belomgs to a friend of mine ,, drives fine ,, clear codes and drive car about fifteen to twenty minutes and it will set the two codes ,, nissan code is 21 ignition signal and obd 2 code is coil 4 loss of signal if the car sits outside the shop it wil... Trouble codes: P1320, 21 (primary ignition signal)
2005 Nissan Altima S 2.5L timing chain VIN: 1N4AL11DX5
Hello vehicle was towed in with a cranking no start. After checking over we identified failed timing chain tensioner/chain issue. After disassembling the front of the engine the timing chain tensioner and guides had failed. After checking our service informati...
2006 Subaru Forester X L.L. Bean Edition 2.5L none VIN: JF1SG69666
I hope somebody was involbe in problem like this. i have this subaru whith strange noise sounds like knocking but can only hear from inside the car in idle with windows close. sounds like lower end nocking but from outside the car can't hear nothing i check mo...

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2006 Infiniti M35 X 3.5L Cooling Systems VIN: JNKAY01F46
A big thank you to those that responded. Most of the responses informed me of a possible air pocket in the cooling system and the dificulty of bleeding/purging traped air from this engine. After taking a closer look this was indeed my problem. It took abo...
2002 Lexus ES300 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: JTHBF30GX2
I cleaned the throttle body & did a relearn .that did it! [did'nt think it was going to be that easy]. thanks for all the responses.
2000 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA31A7Y
Most of the replies were a help. Yes I did have a faulty coil, I tried to replace it with after market,did not help had to but dealer. Kenneth [...] was no help at all, if you are not familiar with a particular problem do not reply, you are more of a hindra... Trouble codes: P1320 (Distributor signal interupted).
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