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1992 Acura NSX 3.0L ABS Unit VIN: JH4NA1151N
Has any out there have a suggestion on how to bleed out the ABS Hydraulic unit without the ALB tester or the Mastertech adapter? I found a TSB that has you manually turning the pump motor on by jumping the first two pins of the ABS relay and I am just wonderin...
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2007 Honda Fit Sport 1.5L Fuel Injector VIN: JHMGD38677
when i connect all the signal wires coming from the pcm together and use my power probe to pulse a ground signal the engine will fire up and run for the time i pulse the signal.i 'm not sure what makes the pcm send the signal for injectors.thanks ingo
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2004 Hyundai Sonata 2.4L No Start VIN: KMHWF25S14
Car was towed in, no start. 3 weeks previously, had intermittent stalling, pulled crnk sensor code, replaced crnk sensor, timing belt & plugs. Ran fine. Towed back in 3 weeks later. No communication with scanner, checked all fuses, dATA LINK connector (ok), re...
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2003 Mazda MPV ES 3.0L Engine VIN: JM3LW28AX3
After changing chains guides and tensioners engine quited down but p0340 code came back replaced cam sensor for quick fix but code comes back. Other related symptoms are poor performance when code comes active engine idles fine and at low speed runs fine
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2007 Mazda RX-8 1.3L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JM1FE17337
We got this from another shop that was trying to change the plugs and found 1 stuck.It was towed to their shop for a no start and they told the customer that plugs would fix it. Well, got the plugs changed and the car will start at times and run great. No miss... Trouble codes: P0302 (Missfire Cyl 2), P2504 (Charge Voltage High), P0506 (Idle Air Control)
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2008 Mazda 6 i 2.3L 2-3 shift VIN: 1YVHP80C08
Scratching my head on this one all seems ok till you drive slips into third and sets a p0733 then sets a p0672 shift sol 'c' stuck on
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2008 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution GSR 2.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: JA3AW86V98
This vehicle towed in, stolen recovery. We got everything back to stock. Problem is, I can't get to Idle smooth. If I disconnect turbo plumbing @ throttle body, it will idle fairly smooth and rev up. At same time , I see the MAF @ about 8-9 g/s. If I hook up ,...
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1995 Nissan Quest GXE 3.0L Unknown VIN: 4N2DN11W65
1995 nissan quest blows warm air at front
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2005 Nissan Maxima SL 3.5L 2-1 downshift VIN: 1N4BA41E55
hello, I have a 2005 nissan maxima with 5speed auto..it intermitently has a harsh up shift 1-2 and 3-4 and a harsh downshift to 1st when coming to a stop..fluid has been changed regularly..referred to tsb 11-035 and followed flow chart...no dtc..the flow chart...
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1993 Acura NSX 3.0L Emmisions VIN: JH4NA1156P
Sorry for the delay, thought this thing was coming back but it hasnt. We did all the egr checks and everything was ok. The customer wanted the car back so he got it and never came back.
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2006 Acura MDX Touring 3.5L Horn, Cruise, radio buttons on steering wheel VIN: 2HNYD18806
Thanks everyone for all your help. It turned out to be a defective cable reel assembly (clock spring). We rechecked all grounds after replacing and everything was okay.
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1990 Honda Civic DX 1.5L Head Gasket VIN: 2HGED6348L
Hi Guys I think I will go with the guys that said slack it off and re-torque. I think I will agree with the statement "since it has not been run the gasket will be OK. Cold torque will not smash the gasket as much as once it heats up and expands. I will b...
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1997 Honda Accord EX 2.2L lock-up control sol. valve ass. VIN: 1HGCD5657V
thanks for help. i replaced the pcm and hasn't had any more problems
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1995 Nissan 240SX 2.4L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out VIN: JN1AS44D2S
Thank you for all the replies. We started monitoring live data via Snap-on Scanner while making adjustments under the hood when we noticed, during the stalling symptom, the snap-on scanner would loose connection to computer data, consistently. Thus, we determi...
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2001 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D01
OK PCM FIXED O2 SENSOR SIGNAL AND CODE. AFTER TEST DRIVE ENDED UP WITH CAT EFFIC. CODE. DROPPED CAT BANK 1 CONE DESTROYED. INSTALLED CAT ALL IS WELL FOR NOW. WOULDNT OF KNOW THAT UNTIL O2 SENSORS STARTED WORKING PROPERLY. Trouble codes: P0172 (Rich bank 2).
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2002 Nissan Altima S 2.5L Compressor controls VIN: 1N4AL11E82
Thanks for all your replies. I had already vacuumed out the system and refilled with the proper amount. I also tried a coule ounces more just to be sure and the pressures went up, but temps didn't go down. Most everyone said it was just low, but that couldn...
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2003 Toyota Camry SE 2.4L Engine VIN: JTDBE32K73
Thank you all. on this car we are performing a oil burn test over the last 3 weeks. This car is not using much oil but I do have one using a bunch. So this car we have a plane to have her come back once a month for us to add oil. The other the customer is deci...
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2005 Toyota Prius 1.5L Master Warning VIN: JTDKB20U95
I waited for a little bit after the customer took the car to post a reply. The customer decided that he didnt want to wait for me to diagnose the problem with his car and took it to the dealer. I told him that was fine and I would like to know what they found ... Trouble codes: B1400 (Normal).
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