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1991 Acura Legend LS 3.2L Starting VIN: JH4KA7678M
Please help. This car was towed in with a starting problem.The car will turn over, but will not crank up. I checked for codes to flash but no check engine light will appear in the dash. I ran test, no fuel and no fire. I replaced the main relay under dash left...
2006 Honda Element LX 2.4L engine
hey guys, this motor is very noisy on decel while driving and standing still between 2500-3000rpm, remove exhaust no change removed serp belt no change, motor was replace 3000k ago with new one, checked tsb none, teck line no luck, replaced oil pump, gear, low...
2006 Honda Element LX 2.4L engine
hey guys, this motor is very noisy on decel while driving and standing still between 2500-3000rpm, remove exhaust no change removed serp belt no change, motor was replace 3000k ago with new one, checked tsb none, teck line no luck, replaced oil pump, gear, low...
2000 Hyundai Accent GL 1.5L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHCG45G1Y
Data stream -[...] int. Air temp. Intermitent -.6mv before & after ho2ss. Yes negative this a plug in &play ecm.
2003 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 3.5L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: KM8SC73E73
We checked this vehicle for spark and originally had spark, but it disappeared quickly after unplugging a plug wire. Now we can't get the spark back. Replace coil and still the same. Originally this vehicle ran but just ran rough. Replaced mass air flow sensor...
2005 Hyundai XG350 3.5L left caliper VIN: KMHFU45E25
This car came in with the left front brakes smoking. Pads were black from heat. We replaced the pads, rotors and left brake hose as it seemed that it was the culpret that caused this side to stick like it did. Now when bleeding no fluid will come out of this s...
2006 Kia Optima LX 2.4L blower motor VIN: KNAGD12676
Hey Kia Techs, Not sure which way to go. Hope you might share your time and experience with me. The a/c blower will operate on high only. Attempted to pull codes with modis and manually per mitchell instructions, with no communication and or codes avail. Afte...
2002 Mitsubishi Eclipse GT 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4A3AC54H12
Thanks for the help in advance. I've got a Eclipse that has be pulling what is left of my hair out. The P0401 code sets. The egr valve works properly as well as the egr solenoid. On top of the throttle body, there is two vacum ports. One for full vacume and on... Trouble codes: P0401 (EGR Flow Insufficient Detected)
2003 Mitsubishi Galant ES 2.4L mil not on VIN: 4A3AA46GX3
no mil on but codes po335 and po340 are always present. vehicle was taken in for smog test and passed emissions and all functional tests but failed due to codes present in computer. customer bought vehicle two years ago and previous owner had already smogged v...
2003 Mitsubishi Montero XLS 3.8L 1-3 shifts
Hi fellow techs, If i can start of by saying that i am not sure of the correct model that you guys call these. Googling images it is similar to the U.S. Montero 4*4. (We calL this the Pajero in Australia). Also my trans is the 5 speed V5A51, not the 4sp as sug...
2000 Nissan Xterra SE 3.3L Cuts out, Misfire
this vehicle runs great when the engine is not warmed up. After warm-up...the vehicle cuts out (bucks and jerks) under a load intermittently. The vehicle will idle perfectly; but bucks and jerks when the throttle is opened... Snap throttle in neutral would not...
2001 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L Cooling System VIN: 1N4DL01A21
Hi, to all nissan and other tech. This car came in with over heating problem , temp. Gauge read less than half ! but temperature is about 205 degree. Cooling fan wasn`t working at this tem. Noticed when we touch the relay fan start working , so we changed the ...
2003 Nissan Altima 2.5L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 1N4AL11D43
The problem the customer was experiencing was an engine stall during acceleration. The customer then replaced the fuel pump, vehicle worked for a while, then did the same thing. Also customer replaced the MAF sensor with a reman from kragen because of a code t...
2003 Subaru Forester X 2.5L codePO304 VIN: JF1SG63683
Hi SUBARU Techs need help this car has Code PO304 car runs normal I did compression test all cyls, are in 125+- 10 psi. all spark plugs are new, injector resistance normal specs 5-20 ohms ignition coil resistance normal specs. Freeze Frame Data shows at the ti...
1995 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L No Start VIN: JT3VN39W5S
ok guys here is one for youi got this toyota 4runner that came in for no start after checking over found has spark and fuel but i found a few gallons of gas in the oil and plugs very flooded out havent tried to start yet buy wondering if you have ever seen any...
2003 Toyota Tacoma DLX 3.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5TEWN72N23
Aloha Techs, quick question, why when I smoke the system in this toyota, the filler neck it supposed to vent at all times? I imagine this is normal since it works with vacuum, not pressure. please someone let me know so I do not buy a Filler neck for no reason... Trouble codes: P0446 (Vent control Fault)

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2003 Honda CR-V LX 2.4L Compressor
I subscribed to AllDataDiy and was able to get the correct information I needed to troubleshoot this vehicle. After finding all the correct relay and fuse locations I found in the Underhood Fuse/Relay box a blown fuse for the Condenser Fan which completes the ...
2005 Nissan Frontier LE 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1N6AD07W55
Thanks for all the helpful replies but vehicle is still not fixed. Customer picked up vehicle and will try the relearn procedure by disconnecting the battery for 1/2 hour.We'll see. Trouble codes: P1283 (Air Fuel Ratio Sensor 1 Lean Shift monitoring Bank 2).
2008 Nissan Versa S 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1BC13E58
We installed another used pcm and still had the same problems, the vehicle lacked acceleration and had U code. After researching the VIN, it was found to be from a CVT equipped Versa and we don't have CVT. I finally convinced the SA that we needed to get a NEW... Trouble codes: U1001.
2001 Suzuki Grand Vitara XL-7 2.7L High pressure VIN: JS3TX92VX1
Thank you for all of the replies After reading all of the posts I first blew through all the lines finding no restriction Then I went back to basics and recharged the system My conclusion was I has initially overcharged the system, which is why i had the hi...
2002 Toyota Prius 1.5L No Start VIN: JT2BK12U32
After all replies recieved I can tell for sure that HV battery was severed discharged, I tried to recharge it by charging individuals cells with a 12v batt charger, gave about 15 min each cell geeting at the end of process total volt of 240V, but just by turni... Trouble codes: P3000 (388 When Charged Batt is low due to leave in N to long).
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