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1996 Ford Windstar GL 3.8L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2FMDA5143T
i got this windstar that have no spark on cylinder 4 and 5, the coil has been replaced at ford dealership one year ago. Im a bit confused because these 2 cylinder are not in the same coil and the coil is not really old..What can i look for because trying anoth... Trouble codes: P0304, P0305
2000 GMC Jimmy Diamond Edition 4.3L Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 1GKDT13W4Y
Hello! Having a odd misfire issue which occurs intermittently on different cylinders. Vehicle came in with ignition parts (0.E) arching terribly, replaced distributor cap, rotor, wires and plugs. Noticed afterward still running terrible on acceleration. Misfir...
2006 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHDN45D36
Had vehicle come in with check engine light on. No drivebility complains. Pulled code P0011.Checked freeze frame to see when code sets. Code sets warm at around 20km) cleared codes and can get code to reset after two test drives. Have checked into common issue... Trouble codes: P0011
2007 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L MIL Lamp on
The vehicle came in with P0501. No communication with anti-lock break module also called ESC. HECU checked for all power and ground and the connector input. The module had all power and grounds and continuity seemed to be OK on the CAN lines. I put it together...
2001 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: 1J4GW58N31
This is a 01 grand cherokee 4.7 engine. This came in with a rod bearing bad. We rebuilt the engine all new timing chains and guides. New crankshaft (reused the original tone wheel), the camshafts were never removed from the heads. The engine runs perfect until... Trouble codes: P1391
2001 Mercury Villager (Van) Estate 3.3L MIL Lamp on, transmission VIN: 4M2ZV14T51
houdy i have a p1705 code tcm wrong app signal. now at the tps the brown wire is the 5 volt ref thats ok the black and yellow wire is ground ok the white wire is tsp signal but it has a 2.56 volr reading on it sniped the wire at the pcm it still has 2.56 vlots... Trouble codes: P0126, P1705, P1105, P0105, 03
1999 Saab 9-5 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: YS3ED58Z1X
houdy we first reset the throttle but it would reset the codes within seconds of starting. had my tech rego through the flow charts found the motor was bad .replaced the throttel body with an used one. reset this one it worked for about a day now the codes are... Trouble codes: P1251, P1260
2002 Toyota Prius 1.5L No Start VIN: JT2BK12U32
When Ingnition is turn to ON has NO READY light, and when turn ign to crank, NO crank on engine and Ready and Check indicators blinks together at same time, also Turtle indicator and red high temp indicator turns ON. After this P3000(388)is set on HV ECU. Max ... Trouble codes: P3000 (388 When Charged Batt is low due to leave in N to long)
2008 Toyota Camry XLE 2.4L abs VIN: 4T1BE46K98
when customer driving car the Abs light and all the other lights starting flashing, speedometer not reading etc. car was taken to the dealer and was diagnose with u0129. anybody have an idea what the problem is. dealer wants to change skid control ECU. it is m...
2008 Volkswagen Passat 3.6 3.6L parking brake
hello,this is what I get for working late. i was doing pads and rotors all around on this 2008 passat wagon.front pads and rotors went no problem,I started on the left rear and got into trouble somehow.I have done many rear electronic e-brake rear pads without...
2001 Volvo S40 1.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1V529561
Volvo techs or fluent in S40's please! PO133 Bank 1 sensor 1 slow response. No drivablity issues. . PO133 came back 1st time Bosch aftermarket direct fit. 2nd time reset adaptives and changed bad battery (Bosch batt 2 year old) 3rd Time replaced 02 with OE Bos...

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1988 Cadillac Eldorado 4.5L compressor
thanks for all the help customer brought the car back this week for ac repair to get the compressor out i removed the radiator fan and removed the ac hose at the compressor droped the sub frame , front right tire and iner finder well also repalced the diode an...
2002 Isuzu Trooper Limited 3.5L EGR valve VIN: JACDJ58X82
Thanks everyone for all the responses. I guess I can close this out because the light has been off for a week now. It ended up being the tube behind the throttle body was plugged. I cleaned it and cleared the codes and now I am happy and so is my customer. Tha...
1994 Lexus ES300 3.0L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: JT8GK13T8R
The fix was a to replace the engine computer. I had tried a crank sensor first and it seemed fixed, but the car acted up after an extended drive. I opened the computer, but did not find any obvious problems. I was misled when I sprayed water on the crank senso...
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