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|1988 Chevrolet C1500 Cheyenne 5.0L engine VIN: 1GCDC14HXJ
here is one for u old school guys, got this truck that i am having trouble with. for some reason i can not get timing set correctly, at least i think so. i disconnect timing wire set to zero and reconnect, then timing advances to about 30deg. should it advance...
|2007 Dodge Ram 1500 Truck SLT 4.7L Pedal VIN: 1D7HA18N57
Hi everybody, this is my first attempt at asking for help so bare with me please. Ok so, the customer comes to me saying that he wants his brake pads replaced front and rear. Upon inspection I noted that the pads front and rear were practically new. I inform...
|2002 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L Hesitation
Got one for you Ford guys hoping somebody has been there. This 02 Expedition keeps setting a P0340 cam sensor signal code intermittently. It normally takes about 30 minutes to 1 hour of driving before the code occurs. Right before the code sets there is a very... Trouble codes: P0340 (cam sensor signal)
|2005 Kia Spectra EX 2.0L speedometer VIN: KNAFE12175
Hi, this is a 06 spectra, auto, speedometer intermitant will drop to 0 and inop, most first start, it will work a few min., and than drop to 0. I did replaced a cluster and BCM, still not working, it don't have vehicle speed sensor and use a TCM to send signal...
|2009 Volkswagen Jetta S 2.5L right headlamps VIN: 3VWJZ71KX9
This car has no high or low beam on the right side. The owners manual shows a fuse #5 but there is no fuse there or connector for a fuse. These are not hid lights. Mitchell shows a headlight module behind the dash and under the headlight switch, but I couldn't...
Fixes & Summaries for All Makes and Models
|2005 Acura TL 3.2L Front Shimmy's when car is hot VIN: 19UUA66245
Gave the customer 2 options. 1) Let's clean up his rotors and change the front brake hoses. 2) Replace everything with Acura Parts. Everything else checked out fine. Bearings had no play, Fluid was still clear and clean,Cleaned all mating surfaces. Thanks...
|2006 Ford E-250 4.6L vents VIN: 1FTNE24W56
Thanks for all the excellant help. I was able to install a remote resovoir purchased from Napa and eliminate the resovoir hidden behind the evaporator case. Worked perfectly. Saved about 5 hours labor. Thanks again for all the help. Bob
|2003 GMC Safari 4.3L Misfire VIN: 1GTDM19X73
I received 28 replies to my post, most of them were good advice. Basically I narrowed it down to 3 possibilities, The MAF, an injector, or valve problem. I got the vehicle back briefly. I would have liked to try swapping injectors, but the are buried under th... Trouble codes: P0300 (Multiple random missfire).
|2002 Kia Rio 1.5L 1-2 shift VIN: KNADC12362
WE PERFORMED TRANS FLUID SERVICE WITH NO LUCK. ALL OUTPUT SPEEDS WERE GOOD, ELECTRICAL SYSTEM TEST AFTER CUSTOMER COMPLAINED OF A FEW OTHER ISSUES WITH HER VEHICLE FOR DRIVABILITY. FOUND ONE CELL BAD IN BATTERY, AND SOME AC RIPPLE WHEN WE SCOPED ALTERNATOR. WE...
|1991 Toyota Camry LE 2.5L Radiator Coolling Fan VIN: 4T1V22E05M
Hello Friends Thank you for all the replies.After I replaced the main fan relay, which was burnt out. I believe because of too many amps that was drawn by the fan.I also replaced the main fan motor.The fan still didn't work, I also found that rodents got into ...
|2003 Volvo S60 2.4T 2.4L steering box VIN: YV1RS61TX3
changed p/s res.I thought no help.had customer drive car,he's happy, returned to customer.