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1996 Honda Civic HX 1.6L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1HGEJ7221T
1999 Honda Accord LX 2.3L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCG6652X
Vehicle came in with a check engine light and surging idle all the time. Had code p0505 - (idle control system). Found intake manifold gasket leaking, replaced gasket and bled cooling system. This took care of the surging in idle while in drive, but now after ... Trouble codes: P0505
2003 Honda Accord EX 2.4L mode door VIN: 1HGCM56653
Vehicle only blows from the vent position. Cannot access on board diagnostics and modis is no help. Removed mode door acutator and doors can be moved easily. Mode door actuator un responsive dissconnected from doors. Have 5 volt reference and ground. Any help,...
2007 Honda Civic EX 1.8L Srs Light On VIN: 2HGFA16867
Hello I have this Honda . Originally it came in with multiple srs codes in permanent memory .Body shop replaced module as they had installed wrong one .This resolved all but one code . I have tried to clear the code . I am using a AUTEL scanner and the code is...
2005 Kia Spectra SX 2.0L Safety VIN: KNAFE16175
Kia techs please help this [...] with code b1382 for passenger air bag resistance hi. I noticed a bulletin for the optima model for the same code. Has anyone seen this problem with this model and year? i cant clear the code with my snap on solus pro scanner...
2007 Mazda 3 S 2.3L No Start, Stall VIN: JM1BK32367
This vehicle will continue cranking and not start. If you bump the starter a couple of times, it will start and run for about 2 sec. then quit like you shut the key off. the cam timing seems good and has 180 psi on all cyl. Has good spark and fuel pressure cra...
2002 Nissan Quest GLE 3.3L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 4N27N17T22
Hi all, been working on this one for a couple weeks off and on. Runs fine most of the time, but at idle after about 40 seconds, it starts to falter. Doesn't stall, but acts as if the key were turned off for a fraction of a second every 10 seconds or so. If I b... Trouble codes: 325 (knock sensor)
2002 Subaru Impreza WRX 2.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: JF1GD29612
Hello everyone so i have a friends car with a problem, the mill flashes constantly, and the car is running very rich. problem is no scanner will communicate with the car. the problem was out of the blue and communication failure was not an issue before the mil...
2000 Toyota Celica GT 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTDDR32T2Y
Hello everyone and thanks for the help on this one. I have this Celica that is making me scratch my head. THis one is in for a code P0440 which appears to be a large evap leak. The purge valve and the cannister closed valve are up near the air cleaner. I plugg...
2005 Toyota Prius 1.5L power steering VIN: JTDKB20U95
This car has no power steering assist. You can drive the car but the steering wheel is hard to turn, just like on an old car with broken power steering belt, but this car has all electric power steering. The red warning triangle is on and code C1554 was read...
2008 Toyota Sienna CE 3.5L Clock, Power Mirrors VIN: 5TDZK23C78
I am just seeing if someone has run into this before. This van came in with no working clock. The customer had it at the dealer for the same issue which they just put a fuse in. But it apparently quit working shortly after they left the dealer. I checked the f...

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1999 Infiniti Q45 4.1L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: JNKBY31A5X
Thanks for the replies it the egr solinoid allowing just enough vaccum to allow the egr to open under accell and causing the stumble
2008 Kia Rondo LX 2.7L Headlights VIN: KNAFG52668
seems one of the bulbs was pulling too much i should have seen it had no numbers or writing on it.thanks to all
1994 Toyota Pickup DLX 2.4L hard start VIN: JT4RN13PXR
Thanks for all the great tips. I tested all the grounds, twice, and found all to be good. Scoped the coolant temp sensor and it had no drop outs. Swapped out the relay and the truck still had the problem. I pulled the cold start injector, plugged the hole and ...
1996 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3HJ85J2T
found compression on cylinder 2 60 psi cold and 40 hot needs valve repklaced and adjusted.. Trouble codes: P0300.
2003 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L tachometer VIN: JTDBR32E83
Thanks for all the replies. I found when transmission solenoid pack harness disconnected all symptoms went away. I removed engine harness and removed all shielding tested all wires again and no problem found. I did find that two of the harness connectors for ...
2006 Toyota Camry XLE 2.4L rear defroster VIN: 4T1BE30K16
I should have looked into this complaint myself since my tech did not inform me about the removable interior trim panels located in the support pillars. Once we removed the panels we found an open ground at the right roof pillar. Simple enough to fix and it al...
2007 Toyota Corolla S 1.8L No Start VIN: 1NXBR32E57
Thanks for all the replies This car is fixed we saw that we had very low cranking vacuum but good compression we removed the valve cover and checked timing marks they looked lined up but the paint marks did not line up . we removed the cam shafts and found th...
2007 Toyota Tundra SR5 5.7L No Start VIN: 5TFRV541X7
First of all thanks for all the tech's that attempted to help with this problem. I finally had to say uncle and refer to dealer. I thoughly checked all relays for operation, went thru the diagnostic chart from toyota several time making sure I didnt miss somet... Trouble codes: U0100.
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