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1992 Acura Integra LS 1.8L No Start VIN: JH4DA9453N
Got this 92 acura integra with a 1.8 that is a no start with no injector pulse. Good spark, will start if you spray with carb cleaner. When you cut the key on the check engine light stays on solid. If you jump the diagnostic connector the light stays on solid....
2004 Hyundai Sonata GLS 2.7L Mechanical VIN: KMHWF35H54
This vehicle came in with the customer stating that every once in awhile the brake pedal will lock for an instant. We inspected the brakes & I drove the car for two days. I called her & explained we did not experience her complaint. I had to pick up a tech at ...
2004 Kia Spectra EX 2.0L speedometer VIN: KNAFE12164
hi fellow techs. i have this 04 kia spectra. with an inop speedo. the vehicle belongs to used car lot. customer claims speedo started dropping out but would start working . then three days ago , speedo went inop and has not started working again. they stated t...
2001 Lexus RX300 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTJGF10U31
Vehicle was brought in for MIL. Pulled codes and found the ones that were listed (300, 302, 304 and 306). I noticed the fuel trims are all high until the vehicle warms up and then they all go normal except short term on bank 2 which stays at around 10% and d... Trouble codes: P0300, P0302, P0304, P0306
2004 Mazda MPV ES 3.0L MIL Lamp on
I replaced bank 2 oxygen sensor. That was the first code it came in with. Since then after a few days, it came bank with a bank 1 and 2 lean. Both primary oxygen senors show very lean at idle, as soon as you raise the idle,they begin to respond more normally. ... Trouble codes: P0171 (Right bank lean), P0174 (Left bank lean)
2008 Mazda 3 i 2.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: JM1BK32F38
Hi, this car fails emissions slightly. HC is 68 and CO is slightly over limit. Other than that everything is normal and no engine light is on. Fuel is new, motovac was performed. Car has 42,000km on it. Any common issues with the car?
1994 Toyota Camry XLE 3.0L differential VIN: 4T1GK13E7R
Hi Everyone, Thanks in advance for any assistance. This regular customer's complaint is a loud noise when applying brakes. Checked vehicle and found when applying brakes medium to hard braking there is a very loud ratcheting type noise that is coming from the...
2005 Toyota Highlander 2.4L Fuel Pump VIN: JTEGD21A85
Last week a customer dropped of this Highlander complaining that it sometimes has trouble firing up, hot or cold. Sometimes it starts the first try, and sometimes it could take holding down the key for several seconds (or several tries) before starting; to the...
2005 Toyota Tundra SR5 4.7L vvt VIN: 5TBET34115
Hi Toyota Techs, I replaced the leaking right side cam seal on this 4.7 engine. and now I can hear a light tapping noise only at r.s. vvt unit area. Noise is loudest at the control solenoid. I pulled the valve cover again and re checked the tightness of all ...

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2002 Isuzu Trooper Limited 3.5L downshift to 1st gear VIN: JACDJ58X32
2005 Nissan Armada LE 5.6L airbag VIN: 5N1AA08A65
we have had the ecm reflashed and client will return to replace booster unit if necessary. thanks for the replies.
2000 Toyota Corolla VE 1.8L Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 2T1BR12E9Y
After many e-mails and further diagnosis ( and lots of darts thrown) we have replace plugs, coils, 4 injectors, TPS sensor CKP sensor, MAF sensor 2X, checked backpressure, replaced fuel pump and regulator, removed aftermarket alarm, checked alt output, cleaned... Trouble codes: P0171, P0300.
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