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|1994 Honda Accord LX 2.2L No Start VIN: 1HGCD7148R
Intermittently this vehicle stalls and it won't restart, after 5 minutes starts,like nothing happened. Then it stalled again,there is spark,but no injector pulse there is power voltage to the injectors.and the injector resistor checked fine,please help,thank y...
|2004 Hyundai Sonata GLS 2.7L srs light VIN: KMHWF35H24
this one has me pulling my hair out. b1406 passanger presence detection fault checked power and ground to interface - good with test light between the both circuits at connector. check circut number 63 - ohmed out and check signal from interface and and contr...
|1994 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L electic windows VIN: 1N4BU31D8R
Drivers window would not work.Switch car on passenger window goes down by it self.Switch car off rear drivers window goes down.Looked at switch and it has burnt spots in circuit board.Replaced with new and now have nothing working.Have power going in + & - but...
|2000 Suzuki Grand Vitara JLX 2.5L Monitors VIN: JS3TD62VXY
Hi guys, this is my own car. I went to have vehicle inspected today only to find out that 3 (Cat, Evap and 02 heater) monitors were NOT RUN . Drove home and let the car run until I got the scan tool. Rechecked and found same. Turned key off, restarted and watc...
|1996 Toyota Tacoma DLX 2.4L Cuts out, looses power VIN: 4TAVL52N7T
Last week I was driving through heavy wet snow on a 45 mile trip on the highway, the truck acted like it was steadily losing power... seemed to me like fuel starvation. When I put my foot to the floor, it regains power instantly like a switch was thrown on. Le...
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|2006 Hyundai Sonata GL 2.4L Front lower control arm VIN: KMHET46C96
I ground the head off the bolt. Thought I could then draw it out with a nut on the threaded end but with so many blows with the hammer, the threads are too messed up to get a nut on it. Plan B. Using a cut-off wheel and an angle die grinder to cut the sleave a...
|2001 Infiniti QX4 3.5L No Start VIN: JNRDR09Y81
Thank You to everyone that replied. Everyone was correct that it was the immoblizer on the steering column. Replace immobilizer unit and start on the first try. Thanks again. Trouble codes: P1610 (Nats lock mode malfunction), P1612 (No communication).
|2001 Lexus GS300 3.0L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT8BD69S51
All, thank you for your help. The car is now fixed. For those of you who asked, fuel pressure was 42 psi deadhead, at idle, and under load (Lexus specifies 44-50psi), but at that slight difference I did not feel that it explained the symptoms fully. I checke... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random misfire), P0301 (p0302-), P0302 (p0303-), P0303 (p0304-), P0304 (P1349- VVT System Malfunction Bank 1), P1349 (VVT System Malfunction Bank 1).
|2003 Toyota Matrix 1.8L exhaust VIN: 2T1KR32E93
Have identified a small leak at intermediate pipe to muffler. Thanks to all.Customer has not returned as yet. Will update as soon as customer returns. Francis.