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2002 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: KM8SC73D52
hello fellow diagnosticians, I got a Hyundai that's beating on me. 2002 Sante fe, all wheel drive with a p0501. according to alldata and hmas website, the analog signal starts at the rf wheel, then goes to the abs module. from the abs, it goes into the ecm. I ... Trouble codes: P0501
2004 Infiniti FX35 3.5L transmission VIN: JNRAS08U04
while driving on the freeway i notice the rpm's rising and the check engine light came on.A code P1730 was stored in the system.
2004 Infiniti G35 3.5L Srs VIN: JNKCV51F54
Car came in with SRS light flashing. Had code for open in drivers seat air bag. Checked for wiring issues, none found. Cleared code. Light stayed out for 2 days and 50 miles. After driving another day the light started to flash. Scanning with Mastertech showed...
2001 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S2CK58W11
replaced spark plugs with denso platinium and also with ngk iridium and no chance, checked the no. 6 coil for proper cylinder vacuum leaks,no exhaust restriction,good fuel pressure Trouble codes: P0300
2008 Lexus RX400h 3.3L abs VIN: JTJHW31U78
hi guys This vehicle came in for an oil change we replaced the air filter and cabin air filter.We removed the vehicle from the bay and the maintence required lamp was on.The dash board says vsc needs diag.
1993 Mazda RX-7 1.3L Surge VIN: JM1FD3311P
HI MAZDA TECHS, we have this rX-7 that has a bad fuel temp sensor that came with a used motor. Car runs fine hot but not when cold, surges. Was wondering if a bad fuel temp sensor would cause any drivability issues? Or would it just set the ck engine light? I ...
1990 Nissan D21 2.4L Fuel Gauge VIN: 1N6SD11S3L
Hey, the fuel gauge isn't working and when checking the signal into the level sensor, we are getting an erratic voltage signal that ranges between 1 and 12v; up and down, all the time. When checking the fuel gauge in the panel, we are getting that same signal....
2000 Nissan Sentra SE 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1BB51A1Y
hello and thanks in advance. This sentra came in with a recurring P0171, set on every test drive. Bank 1 o2 was stuck 800mv (rich, which I don't get), but still stuck so we replaced it per the TSB EC02-002. Code never set over next 100mi, so we didn't pay muc... Trouble codes: P0171 (lean bank 1)
2003 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.5L cluster lighting VIN: JN8DR09YX3
Got an oddball for you all. This truck came in with the complait of no cluster lighting and no radio or hvac light with the headlights on. With the headlights off we do have radio and hvac lights. The radio and hvac do work with headlights on ,just no display....
2003 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.5L No Start, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: JN8DR09Y73
First, Occasionally, 1 out of 10 times this vehicle will not start when cranking either cold or hot. I checked fuel pressure and it is in spec and range is good running or cranking. When it does start it will idle fine after clearing fuel from cylinders. When ... Trouble codes: P1110 (Bank 1 intake cam advanced.)
2005 Scion xB 1.5L compressor VIN: JTLKT32495
Customer complained that at times, after driving 45 mph, the AC stops blowing cold air. On a test drive on 105 degree day, it worked fine, but suddenly it quit blowing cold, reached 119 degrees center vent. then, we checked pressures, something around 125psi o...
1994 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L Speedometer VIN: 4T1SK12E1R
Thanks in advance. This is the wifes car. coming home one day she says the speedometer stoped and the trans stoped shifting. Also the o/d light was flashing. Ive verified this. There are 2 codes. 63 and 42. Replaced the vss for the speedometer and no change. N...

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2001 Lexus GS300 3.0L Abs VIN: JT8BD69S81
Bosch battery tested gave me the wrong testing info. Alternator tested good wit the Bosch battery tester but Indeed the alternator is bad. Replace alternator with a Denso unit fixed the problem. Voltage would spike and cause ABS module to freak out. Next ...
1998 Mazda 626 DX 2.0L No Start VIN: 1YVGF22C9W
2004 Nissan Titan LE 5.6L air bag VIN: 1N6AA07B04
I believe the vehicle is fixed, at least I have not heard differently. I replaced the right seat belt assembly. So hopefully it is fixed. I want to especially thank John from TX for corresponding off list with me. The recall for that code was for the king cab...
2004 Nissan Xterra XE 3.3L A/C Compressor & Low pressure hose VIN: 5N1ED28T84
I'm going to close this one. The customer has not returned with the vehicle for further testing. First off the vehicle has 176,000. The A/c compressor would not shut off while I was testing it at the time when the line would freeze. The customer did state at t...
1998 Toyota Tacoma DLX 2.7L Over Heating VIN: 4TAPM62N0W
Well I tried the aspirin trick Tstat crushed them Tried the air lift did not work So I finally drilled a 1/4 inch hole in the tstat and no over heating runs at 170 Iam going to try and 1/8 and raise the temp a little Thanks for all the suggestion
2002 Toyota Celica GTS 1.8L low performance VIN: JTDDY38T32
Removed the front of the engine, removed timing chain, reset using the yellow marks on the chain and everything ended up fine. I should have paid closer attention when I first disassembled. Thanks for all the help.
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