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2004 Honda Pilot EX 3.5L Blen door VIN: 5FNYF18404
Hello to all. We need some help on this Pilot. It has auto temp control system. Original complaint was when you bump up tempature request on control head from 60's to say 70-72 it feels like it goes to heat. I felt it and it does seem to be putting out hotish ...
1998 Infiniti I30 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: JNKCA21A3W
This vehicle has a cylender #2 misfire due to lack of signal from ECM, coil is good. The circuit tested OK. The injector is being activated. A diferent used computer was installed by another tech. Some body has another idea beafore replacing the ECM? could a b...
2008 Infiniti G37 Sport 3.7L Battery Drain VIN: JNKCV64E18
This car seems to have battery drain after shutting car off. After checking drain with amp meter shows .800 - .100 amp draw. Sometimes after letting car set a while and rechecking there will be no draw. Does anyone know how long it should take for everything t...
2008 Nissan Altima 2.5L Clutch VIN: 1N4AL21EX8
We need to put a clutch in this thing. Alldata says engine and trans must be removed together but it looks like there is room to drop out the trans alone. Is there? Thanks, Tim
1994 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.5L Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire, Sharp Cut out VIN: JT3DJ81W4R
The Land Cruiser Cuts out very sharp under load. It feels like a ignition misfire when test driving. It only happens cold and intermittently. The Customer had completed two major tune-ups. He has replaced the heater valve because it was leaking. He replaced th...
2003 Toyota Camry SE 2.4L code p0031 VIN: 4T1BE32K43
I have changed both o2 sensors and still getting code at startup. When I checked the first sensor i have 3.3 volts on my ground wire.

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2002 Hyundai Sonata 2.4L No Start VIN: KMHWF25S62
Hey guys thanks for the input . I had not mentioned that i had replace wires and coil due to a engine miss . Well it appear the aftermarket coils i had used wherew causing the problem . I guess it explains why every thing i tested check out . Coil from from th...
2005 Kia Spectra EX 2.0L steering VIN: KNAFE12265
Thank you all for taking some time to reply. When, and if, the customer decides to fix this problem, we will look at more things. Right now the customer has the car, drives it every day, and does not seem to want to spend time and money to fix the pulling.
2005 Mazda Tribute S 3.0L Engine Misfire VIN: 4F2YZ94105
After all the tests that everyone suggested we were able to come to the conclusion that it was the converter. Thank you everyone for your help.
2004 Mitsubishi Galant GTS 3.8L shift into reverse or drive VIN: 4A3AB76S04
I returned the car to the transmission rebuilder for a recheck. According to him the electronic pressure control solenoid failed. He replaced all the solenoids. I drove the car about 100 miles with no further shift problems. Thanks for the help!
2004 Nissan Pathfinder Armada LE 5.6L Lighting VIN: 5N1AA08A34
Customer is still up in the air as what she will do. Seems like the best bet is to go with new bcm to avoid any issues. Thank you for your time and help.
2007 Toyota Camry Hybrid 2.4L master cylinder VIN: 4T1BB46K07
Very sorry for delay, (Thgoght I had closed this post). Customer was not interested in pursuing further and I agree that it is due to accumulator issue/air in system. Unfortunately unable to confirm 100%. Thanks to all for responding, Nick H.
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