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2004 Honda Civic Hybrid 1.3L Mechanical VIN: JHMES95684
Hi People, I have a Honda Civic Hybrid with a code P1026, Valve Pause System Sticking ON. Have not worked on "this" vehicle before and was wondering if there is something I should know before jumping into it. It is also showing misfire codes for cylinders 1,2,...
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2006 Honda CR-V EX 2.4L right front take off noise VIN: SHSRD78806
on take off noise from right front with rotation of vehicle not rpms, grind noise, once above 25 no noise, had some play in right front axle replaced no change. looking at right front motor mount possiably causing shift of engine affecting right axle.
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2004 Infiniti G35 3.5L valve train VIN: JNKCV51EX4
This ticking noise sounds like right bank front cylinders, very light and consistent with rpm`s, dealer told cust. that timing chains are common but we are having a hard time with that thought. any information would be helpful. Thank You...
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2010 Kia Sedona 3.8L starter VIN: KNDMG4C39A
Hi Kia folks, I have a perplexing problem with a no-crank in P and N on the tranny. All fuses are good, pcm and engine sensors have power. Cannot find evidence of immobilizer system, no transponder ring around ign lock etc. Verus scan tool reports MEC (pcm lo...
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2002 Lexus LS430 4.3L Head light VIN: JTHBN30F52
Hey there we have 01 lexus ls 430 there is a massage on cluster that ( head light leveling )when i start the car both side head light goes down and up and works fine we cant get rit of that massage any idea what can be wrong ???
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2007 Lexus GS350 3.5L Throttle inop VIN: JTHBE96S27
Towed vehicle in from workplace mon no juice to main fusebox ] internal modular fuse blown change modular fuse car starts no power multiple lights mil,abs, traction and message indicator scab vehicle find p0504.p2118,c1201 disconnect battery short pos and... Trouble codes: C1201, P0504 (A and b switch correlation), P2118 (Throttle actuator motor correlation perf)
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2003 Nissan Altima 2.5L Timing Chain VIN: 1N4AL11D73
My problem is vehicle is a hard start intermitantly and sets pending P0335a. Sometimes a hard P0335 will set MIL on. When head gasket was replaced I used the "don't remove the oil pan/timing cover method" as I read in previous posts/fixes on iATN this is possi...
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1988 Toyota Pickup 3.0L No Start VIN: JT4VN63C3J
Toyota techs please help, i have no spark on this 3.0l v6,positive side of coil has 12v, no pulse on negative side of coil, tried a known good igniter & a complete distributor (with pickup coil, harness etc) still no spark, what am i missing ?
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1999 Toyota Tacoma Pre Runner 3.4L motor VIN: 4TASN92N8X
need help on this one please and thanks in advance. have a 99 toyota truck that i can not get to idle down under 2000 rpm. have checked for vacum leaks,tps,iac,took off trottle body cleaned. checked to see if any wear,found none checked to see if butterfly was...
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2003 Toyota Tacoma Pre Runner 3.4L refueling VIN: 5TEGN92N03
hard refueling ,,,has new overfill valve,char cansiter not full of fuel why is tank not breathing ???
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Fixes & Summaries for Asian
Fix/Summary Answers
2000 Honda Accord SE 2.3L No Start VIN: 1HGCG6697Y
WE NEVER DID FIND THE PROBLEM FOR SURE. WE THINK IT'S THE PROCESSOR. THE PEOPLE DECIDED TO TAKE IT TO THE DEALER. AS OF YET THE DEALER INS'T SURE WHATS WRONG.
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2002 Honda Civic EX 1.7L no immobilzer light VIN: 1HGES26772
Thanks for all the help fellow techs, I replaced the immobilzer and the green key light started to work. Put in the old PCM and light worked with that one too. Figured all I had to do is get the locksmith back and reprogam keys, no dice. Now he says something ...
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1998 Mazda 626 DX 2.0L Engine VIN: 1YVGF22C1W
Our smoke machine wasn't working very well the first time around. We smoked the intake again and found a small leak at the intake gasket causing poor idle and stalling.
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2004 Subaru Forester XT 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: JF1SG69614
CHAD is DA MAN! That "pipe" before the turbo IS a small cat converter and plugged solid! Looks like a harmless ordinary pipe until looking inside from engine end. Unable to verify restriction sooner due to O2 sensor seized in pipes and did not want to open ... Trouble codes: P0011.
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1990 Toyota Pickup DLX 2.4L Poor Idle Quality VIN: JT4RN01P8L
WE FOUND THAT THE WIRING CIRCUIT FOR THE O2 SENSOR HEATER WAS BURNED OUT IN THE ECU DUE TO LETTING THE O2 SENSOR HARNESS LAY ON THE EXHAUST UNTIL IT SHORTED OUT AFTER CUSTOMER REMOVED A LIFT KIT FROM THE FRAME. THIS DID NOT FIX THE ROUGH IDLE, IT WAS RUNNING A...
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1991 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L temp gage VIN: JT3VN39W6M
Thanks guys I am closing help request because I have not had time to get back on this car so the great help info provided me will be of help later. It was a used car sitting on the back burner as I said. I have been working on it for a couple years it can wait...
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