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1993 Honda Accord LX 2.2L Balance shaft VIN: JHMCB7656P
Looking for some input on a car we have in the shop. Timing belt was done 6 months ago by a shop. It was towed to us making a terrible noise. Pulled the timing covers to find the balance shaft pulley just fell out on the ground. The tip of the balance shaft ...
2005 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L Fuel system VIN: 5FNRL38765
I have my brother's 2005 Honda Odyssey that he recently bought used 2 months ago from the original owner. It was very regularly serviced at a local Honda dealer. For the last month he has been noticing a fuel odor coming from mostly drivers side middle of vehi...
2003 Hyundai Tiburon GT 2.7L No Communication DLC VIN: KMHHN65F53
Car would not communicate at testing facility.When we received the vehicle it had a pending code P0154 (we did see a an ECM flash is in the TSB for this code). We scoped and replaced bank two sensor one a few days ago.All monitors are set to ready with zero co...
1993 Isuzu N NPR 3.9L 2nd gear VIN: JALB4B1K7P
1993 Isuzu NPR had transmission rebuilt about 8 months ago. truck came in stuck in limp mode, econ light flashing. i can't find diagnostic connector. i can start truck and idle for about 3min. the econ light start flashing, if i start the truck about 1/4 throt...
2004 Isuzu Axiom S 3.5L Cuts out VIN: 4S2DF58YX4
Initially pulled codes and then test drove. Vehicle lacked power and felt stuffed. Checked back pressure, found it high on bank 2. Cut cat off, put test pipe in place for diagnosing and test drove. Vehicle now had power but would intermittantly cut out, almost... Trouble codes: P0300, P0302, P0304
1999 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L No Start VIN: JN1CA21A8X
When starting a warm or hot engine at times will crank forever before actually starting. Most of the time it starts just fine,other times it acts as it is flooded or the timing is not right. This car runs purrrrrfect down the road. Jeep & Chrysler retired tech...
2001 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L Power Windows VIN: JN1CA31D71
Have all power windows innoperative, all other systems, locks seats, acc. all operating normally. Checked both battery supply fronfuse link & ign power supply from relay. both good. ground good, 2ohms, ran fog lamp bulb from both power supply to ground to be c...
2002 Nissan Altima SE 3.5L clutch VIN: 1N4BL11D52
when vech is in traffic heavy clutch pedal falls to floor if you wait 1 hour and pump clutch it works fine
2009 Nissan Sentra S 2.0L blower fan amplifier VIN: 3N1AB61E89
I have replaced this fan amplifier 2 times first time blower would not work the amplifier was blown replaced worked for 3 days came back same thing replaced again worked for a few minutes normal now its stuck on high all the time has anyone had a problem with ...
1994 Toyota Supra Twin Turbo 3.0L Surge, Stall VIN: JT2JA82J9R
when the car warms up on acceleration while driving the car intermittent stumble and surge and stalls when coming to a stop again intermittent. fuel pressure regulated is 43 psi unregulated is 51 psi fuel pressure goes up on acceleration no codes found. interm...

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1998 Honda CR-V EX 2.0L brakes VIN: JHLRD1860W
As many of you said clamp off hoses to find problem. So I started with the master cylinder, Plugged the ports, brake pedal firm. Reconnected brake lines to master cylinder. Plugged ports to rear, at firewall, pedal faded slowly. Reconnected rear lines (not the...
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L radiator VIN: KM8SC73D54
Thanks to all that replied. We removed the bumper skin and the upper support and center beam that was welded together. Radiator was removed with condensor and fans, due to excessive rust. Charged customer 4 hours, including repairs to 2 broken off bolts.
2005 Subaru Legacy GT Limited 2.5L clutch/flywheel VIN: 4S3BL67685
Thanks very much to all who replied. You all were very helpful. I just buttoned the car up this morning and drove it many miles with no slippage or chatter. Thanks again!
2004 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L steering VIN: 4T1BF28B64
Hi guys, Sorry it took so long to get back on this one,the owner decided he had bigger fish to fry than his steering wheel shimmy. I was hoping to find a "smoking gun" on this but everything you guys offered up are things I will have to take a look at in t...
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