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|1996 Lexus LS400 4.0L A/C System VIN: JT8BH22F1T
Driving down highway the ambient temp guage on display on the dash went to -22 degrees ac quit working and it started blowing hot then later on the temp was showing 74 degrees and the ac work correctly until it went to -22 replaced front Ambient temp sensor st...
|1999 Lexus GS300 3.0L 1st- 2nd shift. VIN: JT8BD68S3X
I road tested when problem first occured. When placed in drive it has normal feel. On light and normal acceleration when the problem is there, the shift is VERY hard! It also will linger/not shift at times. Doesn't matter ammount of throttle input. This proble...
|2006 Nissan Altima S 2.5L bcm VIN: 1N4AL11D26
Just trying to program another key have one customer wanted two.Got the dealer to cut key after got copy of customer lic and reg card.Gave them the bcm number but would not get me the 4 pin digit.Can someone get the pin code the bcm # 020D1 conversion pin numb...
|1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L Noise VIN: 4S3BG6855V
This is my own car. It has a buzzing rattle in the passenger side rear door. It only does it over 55mph, and pulling up hill. Let off the gas, goes away. Never over bumps, rough road. Highway pulling is the only vibration that sets it off. I have driven it wit...
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|2001 Mazda Protege DX 1.6L Hesitation, Stall VIN: JM1BJ22211
Thanks for all your help, all of you comments were positive, and and helpful. End result owner decided not to do anything more at present time. Trouble codes: P0171 (Fuel Trim low), P1170 (Front HO2S - no inversion).
|1997 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L Cooling system
Well it was a combination of problems on this subie. First was the thermostat which was stuck closed. Second was an air pocket in the block which was taken care of with an airlift tool and lastly the fans were inop. Both fuses were blown. The sub fan fuse was ...
|2002 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L Surge VIN: 4T1BF30KX2
WE STARTED BY SENDING TO THE DEALER FOR THE LATEST AND GREATEST CALIBRATION AND SINCE THEN, WE DO NOT FEEL THE HESITATION ANYMORE, BUT THE EGR TEMP STILL READS OVER 500 DEGREES ON A COLD ENGINE WITH KOEO. COULD BE A COMMUNICATION PROBLEM WITH AFTERMARKET SCA...
|2004 Toyota Matrix XRS 1.8L high idle VIN: 2T1KY38E54
ok so it was not the mass air flow sensor, unplugging it brought the idle down when restarted off course, but had nothing to do with the high idle...The problem was in the throttle body it was letting to much air in around the throttle plate, first i taped up ... Trouble codes: P0505.
|2004 Toyota Sienna LE 3.3L Electronic VIN: 5TDZA23C74
the fix was replacing the ac controller assembly. difficult to know for sure if signal from button or if body ecu was not sending through serial data to ecm. button on controller felt different, did not seem to push smoothly. replaced controller assembly and a...
|2006 Toyota Camry XLE 2.4L key fobs VIN: 4T1BE32K56
Thanks for the replies, so, it is safe to say that the door lock ecu is without a doubt the fix. However, my mom has decided to go ahead and get rid of the car and get a new one, due to several other minor issues coming up with her car in addition to this one....