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1996 Acura TL 2.5L no compressor clutch or electric fan operation VIN: JH4UA2659T
New customer came in with complaint of no a/c. We scanned for codes, charged system, tested pressure switch continuity and installed a used control head. Not really sure what were missing here. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks in advance.
2005 Acura MDX Touring 3.5L Carpet VIN: 2HNYD18905
Looking for a carpet R&R time. I have tried the big 3 estimating guides and even my buddy's Motor for body shop and can't find an R&R time. Massive mouse infestation in the rear HVAC unit and under the carpet. Any help or a good ballpark so I can give my cust...
2002 Honda CR-V LX 2.4L imrc VIN: JHLRD684X2
Hello iAtn fellows, .I have a 2002 honda crv 2.4L had mil on with code p1077 intake manidold runner control. I found the that piece crack and it wouldnt hold vacumme I replaced it with dealer part, it know holds vacumme but the mil comes back after about 5 min...
2006 Honda Pilot EX 3.5L Misfire VIN: 5FNYF28636
We have a 2006 Honda Pilot that came in for multiple misfires on all 6 cylinders. P0301/P0302/P0303/P0304/P0305/P0306. We have adjusted the valves, sent the car to the dealer to have the latest software installed per TSB. The misfire is not like all the others... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Misfire), P0301 (Misfire 1), P0302 (Misfire 2), P0303 (Misfire 3), P0304 (Misfire 4), P0305 (Misfire 5)
2004 Hyundai XG350 3.5L dash lights VIN: KMHFU45EX4
This car came in with a miss.We scaned it and found a code 1723 and was in limp mode. We cleared and let the car go. The next day the car came back in they had to jump start it.We got it in and noticed that the idot lights stay on even with the key out.I check...
2007 Hyundai Tucson SE 2.7L MIL Lamp on, bucks under accel VIN: KM8JN72D17
Hyundai techs-Ty J please help!This Tuscon was brought in for complaint of truck won't go over 20 mph-shaking & "stuttering" @ higher speeds along with CEL on.Initial test drive was hard to get up to 20mph but 20mph & up the whole truck bucks & jerks and poor ... Trouble codes: P0300, P0302, P0304, P0306, C1273, C1513
2007 Kia Rondo LX 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: KNAFG52647
This vehicle came in with codes p0171 and p0174, tested air mass meter by calculated load and was only getting 67% under full throttle, checked voltage reading at air mass meter and was getting approx. 2.4 volts @ 3,000 rpm's. So I relaced sensor with a delphi... Trouble codes: P0171, P0174
2000 Mazda Protege LX 1.6L immobilizer VIN: JM0BJ10P10
Car came in on a tow truck. Cranks but does not run. tried both keys. Spark and injection pulse present. KOEO immobilizer indicator remains off on the dashboard. Pressing the fob keys work out the central looking fine. 5 times key cycling turns on the immobili...
2005 Mazda Tribute i 2.3L Stall VIN: 4F2YZ02Z85
Ok IATN...this one has really got me. I don't post for help often, but this one might have me beat. Vehicle came in for die-in-flight condition. While driving on the highway(going about 65-70) and stepping on the brake pedal while approaching traffic or coming...
2000 Nissan Frontier SE 3.3L Ignition System VIN: 1N6ED27T5Y
Hi, to all nissan tech. This pick up came on hook ,due to snaped timing belt, did not pass compression test. So we perform the head job, it running very poorly and stalling.need to mention did not bend valves but it had sever valve leacks, look like they had...
2005 Nissan Frontier LE 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N6AD07W55
Hi everyone, I sure could use your help again. Code P1283 continues to set. LTFT1 reads 2.3% at idle, LTFT2 reads 6.2% at idle.This code sets when engine is at operating temperature and at idle. I cleaned and tested the MAF Sensor, smoke tested engine for vacu... Trouble codes: P1283 (Air Fuel Ratio Sensor 1 Lean Shift monitoring Bank 2)
1995 Toyota T100 DLX 3.4L clutch VIN: JT4VD12E7S
This thing is giving me a fit! Originally the customer had a complaint about the clutch pedal sticking to the floor. Upon investigation it was found that the master cylinder, and slave cylinder were leaking. So we replaced these allong with the hose. Truck lef...
2007 Toyota Tacoma 4.0L 1st and 2nd gear
How's it goin guys. I'm based now in the philippines. I'm actually working on a 2007 toyota fortuner A/T 3.OL D4d diesel 4x4. toyota flatformed this one on the hilux. It has a hard shift on 1st to 2nd and 2nd to 3rd, all the time hot or cold. this one uses a A...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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2000 Honda Accord EX 2.3L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCG6671Y
First off, thanks to all of you for replying. Dave, and James, you guys were pretty much on the Money. I decided since the screen was cleaned, the oil was changed, and the pressure at the block was good, along with the fact that the head had just been re... Trouble codes: P1259 (VTEC System Malfunction).
1999 Mitsubishi Mirage DE 1.5L lug nuts VIN: JA3AY11A7X
Thanks for all the help the 1/2 inch to 3/8 adapter was the answere
2003 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.5L no start VIN: JN8DR09Y83
well this was a no win for me, we sent vehicle to the dealer, they put a PCM, dealer cam and crank sensors, and still no fix. It has to be in the wiring with out a doubt at this point. the vehicle is going to come back to me and I am going to remove the wire h... Trouble codes: P0021.
2001 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L code 1155 VIN: 4T1BF28B91
Hi everyone, thanks for the help. I was miss informed about my problem being the rear bank sensor. 9 of my 12 replies all said I was barking up the wrong tree. my problem was the front sensor closest to the radiator. replaced and problem is gone. Thanks again
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