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2001 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5L transmission VIN: 2HKRL185X1
transmission it's been recondition twice were we have replaced torque converter every time we worked on it as same as control solenoids, code 740 keeps coming back also latetly code 720 just show up, we are about to check code 720 thank you for any help.
2003 Honda Civic EX 1.7L No Start VIN: 1HGEM22983
All right everyone this one started off as a no start that we found a broken timing belt (bent valves), replaced the cylinder head & belt tensioners, went to start vehicle & still no start, went over all marks, check for spark & injector pulse & had neither. A...
2004 Honda Accord LX 2.4L emissions VIN: 1HGCM55384
Thanks everyone in advance for your help. I have a 04 honda accord that Im having a lot of emissions trouble with. The car belongs to one of my good customers. This car came in to us a few days ago with a check engine light and found code P0455 evap large leak...
2006 Honda Accord LX 2.4L Head gasket VIN: 1HGCM56456
I have previewed the R&R procedure in [...]. I just would like to know if there is anything special I should worry about before I take the head off the motor. Have not had the luxury of doing one of these until now. Thanks to all, Stan.
2007 Infiniti G35 X 3.5L Throttle Body VIN: JNKBV61F47
To all the tech out there really need help on this g35x. A customer walked in our shop and wanted to get his throttle body service we told the customer that after the service the tbs have to do a relearn. So, we took the job thinking this is going to be an eas...
2004 Kia Sorento EX 3.5L Transfer case VIN: KNDJC73364
Good Aftetnoon. We are having problems with the auto 4x4 system on this Kia. The engagement coil is staying engaged all time while moving. We can not communicate with the control module and if we unplug the controler or the harness at the transfer case it wi...
1996 Lexus ES300 3.0L vss circuit VIN: JT8BF12G0T
ok so I am working on this lexus. It has a VSS circuit code P0500. I have checked the sensor at the transmission and it is working good on the scanner and with a dvom. They are telling me on mitchell that there is another one on the instrument cluster,on the b...
1993 Mazda 626 ES 2.5L Stall
Customer brought vehicle in Thursday for stalling issue over 3000 rpm. Put computer into diagnostic mode and code 8 came up with no other codes. Can duplicate issue every time in park as well as driving. Are these air flow sensors prone to failure? Should I be... Trouble codes: 8 (air flow sensor)
2006 Mazda Tribute S 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4F2YZ04186
Vehicle was come in for MIL on with only CODE: P2270: HO2S sensor signal stuck lean Bank 1 sensor 2, datalog O2S12 was dead, no signal @ all, replace new O2S, test drive vehicle and monitor HO2S all working good, return vehicle to customer. 3 months late vehic... Trouble codes: P2270 (bank 1 sensor 2 stuck lean)
2005 Nissan Altima S 2.5L Misfire VIN: 1N4AL11D65
Hi guys and gals, This thing has me pulling my hair out. starting, it has extended crank time, after it starts, its fine until you leave it set for about 30-45 min. Then i may have to try it 3 or 4 times before it starts.Most times when I have to try it that ...
2005 Nissan Armada LE 5.6L srs light VIN: 5N1AA08A65
Hi Nissan Techs, We have a 2005 ARMADA that had a problem with an intermittent brake lockup and srs light flashing it had a prior code c1179 delta sensor. We sent the vehicle to dealer and they reflashed the ecm. So far there has been no return of the brake p...
2006 Nissan X-Trail SE 2.5L Blower motor VIN: JN8BT08V46
Good morning to all. This Nissan X-Trail has a major noisy blower motor. I have the glove box and trim out of the way. What is the common sense approach to replace the motor. The plastic clips that hold the actual blower housing to the assembly look very britt...
1990 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L Lean
No codes stored engine runs to lean checked for vacuum leaks none found ref. voltage to o2 is .6v ok o2 sensor output voltage is .3v and when i connect it to the harness the computer drives the system lean .035v and the engine starts to misfire and pop out the...
2005 Subaru Outback XT 2.5L Outlet temp VIN: 4S4BP67C25
Hi all, Looking for a little help on this Subby. A few weeks ago this car was in a small front end collision. The condenser was replaced because it was bent. We were told that it was not leaking and that they pulled a full charge out of it. The center vent...
2000 Toyota Tacoma DLX 3.4L no power to B+ temanal in toyota connector VIN: 4TAWN72N2Y
I have no check engine light on key on engine off. no spark. if I jumper the b+ termanal in the toyota computer conector all comes to life. starts and runs fine. I saw in the electric diagram there is a J 12 junction block. I have no idea where that is. please...
2001 Toyota Celica GT 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTDDR32TX1
1) Engine Knock - Replace Engine with Reman Jasper Longblock. 2) Comes Back 2 Days Later with Code P1394 - VVTI Circuit, Replaced Oil Control valve. 3) Comes back 2 Days later with Code P1394 - Sent to Dealer 4) Dealer replaced Cam Sprocket Assy - Cam Sprocket... Trouble codes: P0100 (MAF Circuit Malfunction), P0110 (IAT Sensor Circuit Malfunction), P1349 (VVTI Circuit Malfunction)

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2006 Infiniti M35 Sport 3.5L Compressor VIN: JNKAY01E56
Finally got new compressor clutch this morning going to install today and see if we have a fix or not, thanks for replies David
2001 Lexus RX300 3.0L airbag VIN: JTJGF10UX1
I am going to close this post for now as it will be a while before the vehicle will be back in . I received some good posts about checking the harness and using a chemical to insure good contacts. I will try these things before replacing the controller. than...
2003 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L MIL Lamp on, no throttle response VIN: 3N1CB51D93
Thankyou all very much for your responses, I think they could have been helpful if I could have gotten the customer to bring it back in. His wife wouldn't let him spend any more mponey on it, and they have since traded it in. Who knows, maybe I will see it aga... Trouble codes: P0462, U1000, U1001.
1995 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 4S3BK6359S
Well finally heard back from the customer and it seems we have this one fixed. I scoped the MAF sensor as was suggested, and could not see an obvious problem. The engine would cut out so quickly I guess I just couldn't capture it, or maybe I'm not good enough ...
1994 Toyota Pickup DLX 2.4L Hesitation VIN: JT4RN13P9R
This one is fixed.. Thanks to all who replied especially Steve from Kansas and Gordon from Illinois. I removed valve cover and found timing chain guides worn smooth out. Thanks again, IATN is by far one of the best tools in the shop.
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