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2006 Acura RL 3.5L Draw VIN: JH4KB16536
HELP ! Customer recently purchased this well kept 2006 Acura RL. Battery goes dead if left sitting for over 3 days. There is a 1.3amp parasitic draw that goes away of you pull out underhood 40amp fuse OR drivers side under dash fuse #7. I read all the posts ab...
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1999 Isuzu Trooper S 3.5L tod module VIN: JACDJ58X5X
I've been using iATN for years and now it's my turn to ask for some help with this Isuzu TOD issue. We've pulled codes and replaced failed components as needed. We've done the code clearing successfully to get a code 12 with all fuctions "normal"(?) with excep...
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2007 Lexus LS460 L 4.6L No Start, VIN: JTHGL46F47
We have a customer with a Lexus LS460 that has an intermittent no start condition. It seems to happen after car sits for more than 4 hours during the day when the temperature is 80 degrees Fahrenheit or higher and the sun is out. He states that when it happens...
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2006 Mazda 3 S 2.3L at light flash VIN: JM1BK34436
hi guys hope you can help, this mazda has only one complaint,intermittent thump while driving is what customer stated,i road test for @ 20 miles then finally felt a bucking a/t light flashed once, gear indicator droped from 5 down to 3 and trans followed [down...
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2006 Mazda Tribute i 2.3L Cooling Fan VIN: 4F2YZ02ZX6
After replacing the thermostat, we cross check the cooling system to ensure that the cooling fans cycle on and off automatically without the a.c. on. They fail to do so, temperature rises to 235 F and the fans do not turn on. The fans do turn on when the a.c. ...
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2001 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.5L Cuts out VIN: JN8DR07Y71
hi guys this vehicle was in my shop 3 months ago no keys replaced key and programmed vehicle start and idle but no power engine doesnt want to accelerate and stall customer state he replaced all injector removed catalyst same removed and inspect timing chain o...
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2005 Nissan 350Z 35th Anniversary Edition 3.5L Clutch pedal VIN: JN1AZ34D25
Customer (relative) was driving from New Mexico to Florida to visit. He was bringing me the car and a new clutch that the former owner gave him with the sale of the car. He made it to Mississippi and the clutch gave out so he took it to the local dealer and th...
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2004 Subaru Outback 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S3BH67584
Customer came in with mil on we scanned it and found po173 & po175 present. We checked all components that could affect system. We then cleared codes and customer stated light stayed off for some time ( a couple weeks). Customer returned for us to check it aga... Trouble codes: P0173, P0175
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1992 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: JT2SK12F0N
The vehicle had no problems after we tightened the battery terminals properly and checked data on ecm etc, ran and drove it hot and cold. Rechecked after sitting overnight and still fine. Customer took vehicle and returned days later said it did it once in mor...
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Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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1992 Honda Accord EX 2.2L 1st gear VIN: 1HGCB7678N
thanks for all the help installed remam tcm new o2 sensor test drove 18 miles everything seems great thanks again for all the help
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2002 Mitsubishi Galant ES 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 4A3AA46G62
Hey thanks for all the replies I really appreciate them all. This vehicle is almost fixed. After talking to the costumer last friday afternoon I found out that there was more to this story than he had let on to. The kid is about 16 years old and about 2-3 wee... Trouble codes: P0303 (Cylinder 3 Missfire).
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1984 Nissan 720 2.4L Stall
thanks to all the great techs that reply to my help request,i need to tell you that this baby is fixed,what i end up doing was replacing all the wire looms going to the transmission,by doing this i was able to get rid of the electrical short that was killing t...
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2000 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L shift VIN: JN1CA31D1Y
i want to kick myself in the head.i did not see the revolution sensor and replace the speed sensor instead.now i replace the sensor by the rear trans cover that you guys said and it took care of the problem,thank you.i rebuilt this tranny and found a bad pump ...
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2005 Subaru Outback i 2.5L cruise contr VIN: 4S4BP61C15
with a generic scan tool the vss is stable. the cruise chuggles then drops out with no chk eng lite or airbag lite. I am in the market for a comprhensive scn tool, most likely it will be autoenginuity (if you have any comment on this please let me know). once ...
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1997 Toyota 4Runner 2.7L Cuts out, Misfire VIN: JT3GM84R8V
THIS FINE AUTO IS DONE FOR THE MOMENT WHAT THE END RESULT WAS THE PLUG IN CLY 1 WAS BAD IT LOOKED A LITTLE DISCOLORED FROM THE OTHERS SO I INSTALLED IT INTO CLY 4 THE MISS FOLLOWED. REPLACEING THE PLUG FIXED THE PROBLEM AT THE MOMENT BUT LAST WEEK I HAD REPLA... Trouble codes: P0301 (Missfire cly 1).
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2004 Toyota 4Runner Sport 4.0L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: JTEBU14R64
the fix was replacing the air fuel sensor with oem replacement. has been 2 weeks and a trip and no more symptoms. this was a unusual intermittent fault and i was looking for another fault maybe with oil control valve for variable valve timing or something that... Trouble codes: P0171.
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2005 Toyota Sienna XLE 3.3L Ac VIN: 5TDZA22C75
Customer has not returned for fix but I am confident now with your advice that the problem is in the clutch. Thanks!
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2005 Toyota Camry 2.4L Alarm VIN: 4T1BE32K25
The Camry is fixed with the remotes working and the flashing light off. The replies to this post were totally helpful. The information you guys provided would be difficult to obtain so I appreciate it very much.
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