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2006 Mazda 6 Mazdaspeed 2.3L Excessive carbon VIN: JM1GG12L76
I have a Mazda Direct injected that has excessive carbon build up on valves. Has anyone had a successful solution for cleaning besides BG injection clean, or Sea Foam.
2002 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1DA31D12
Thank adv. to all. I have this nissan 02 maxima 3.5 v6 . Check engine light 0n po1167. Bank 2 sensor 2 problem. scanner solus live data bank 2 sensor 2 reading at idle o.28 raise up idle to 3000 rpm still the same 0.28 Test drive on the freeway when up a lillt... Trouble codes: P1167
2006 Nissan Pathfinder SE Off-Road 4.0L key code VIN: 5N1AR18W96
i just bought a 2006 nissan pathfinder . it only has 1 key so i am looking for key code so i can program another key vin [...] bcm numbers sae j1690 dot 284b1 zp0lc 6126 951a4 thanks
2005 Subaru Outback i 2.5L Surge VIN: 4S4BP61C65
Vehicle will surge only when the cruise control is on at any speed (worse going up hill) Once the cruise is disengaged the problem goes away instantly. Subaru has a software update for this problem but it has already been performed. There was a brake switch co...
2009 Subaru Legacy 2.5i Special Edition 2.5L Odo Radio Clock VIN: 4S3BL61649
This car will at times have the Odo,Radio display and the Clock flash from bright to dim with the head lites on. The rest of the illumanation lite will stay at the dimmed condition (not flashing). I have a Snap on scanner and there is not an option to communic...
2006 Suzuki XL-7 Premium 2.7L No Start VIN: JS3TY92V36
Ok guys I no I've messed up somewhere hopefully someone can help me out this suzuki came in with missfire found out it had a burnt valve on num 3. So I pulled the head had the valves and the head redone installed new timing chain now the thing won't start it s...

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1999 Acura TL 3.2L No Start VIN: 19UUA5642X
car is fixed. the problem was the AUXILARY COOLING FAN. After doing all the work to it, i was sitting in the car and realized that the a/c wasnt working as good as it was previously. (it was previously blowing very cold. i had it on to stimulate more heat to g...
1996 Honda Odyssey EX 2.2L Compressor VIN: JHMRA1875T
Thanks for all the replies. Turned out to be a defective factory thermostat. Wanted to be sure replacement one wasn't going to stop working also before we close the request. Its been 2 weeks and A/C works like it should. Thanks iTAN, what a great tool you have...
1998 Honda Civic DX 1.6L Hesitation
thaks for all the help. but the customer never came back. if he does i will update. thanks
2001 Honda Accord EX 3.0L blower resistor VIN: 1HGCG16561
First thanks to all who replied. I received valuable info. I got a call from customer that he got the resistor replaced (used) again and he had blower working in all speeds, blower pushing constant 20 amps on high so ok spec wise, but compressor not working. I...
2000 Nissan Sentra SE 2.0L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1BB51A1Y
several guys had this one pegged. Another case of being bitten by junk parts. Replaced my A1 reman air flow meter with Worldpac OE nissan. DRAMATIC improvements in alpha, especially after clearing adaptives and relearning. One of the problems I have is MAF... Trouble codes: P0171 (lean bank 1).
2007 Nissan Quest SL 3.5L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 5N1BV28U87
Electrical Connectors for coils #1 & #3 were cross switched due to fact that i took shortcut and lifted intake maniford vs doing it properly by removing wipers, wiper motors and cowl to properly remove intake manifold completely out of the way . There is no sh... Trouble codes: P0300.
2005 Scion xB 1.5L compressor VIN: JTLKT32495
We tried to get an explanation on how this compressor works, from Motor All Data. All Data sent a request to Toyota Scion. We never heard back from Motor All Data. We are not going to buy the Scion AC compressor tool for this job alone. We can guess how this ...
2003 Subaru Outback L.L. Bean 3.0L Unknown VIN: 4S3BH80673
I just want to say thanks to all of you guy's for all the help. The most common fix was the inner CV joints. But I am sorry to say each one of the front axles were replace by a different tech in my shop, unfortunately the one on the right side was 180 deg out ...
1994 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L Speedometer VIN: 4T1SK12E1R
Thanks to all the replies. Everyone suggested making sure the vss was operating properly. Tested the vss and wire integrety to speedometer,and pcm. All was ok. Gear on on the vss was fine and not messed up at all but verified vss worked by turning vss and obse...
2003 Toyota Camry SE 2.4L a/c VIN: 4T1BE32KX3
To all that have taken the time to send a reply,James, Daogang, Demetrio, Rich, Thomas, all of you, I thank you. The problem was in fact the Clutch Relay. I actually did test the original, but must have done that wrong. My customer was very pleased because she...
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