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1982 Honda Prelude 1.8L winshield wipers VIN: JHMSN522XC
tested motor at connector runs both speeds ohmed wires from motor to switch all ok had to turn key on for relay for one wire to have continuity use power and ground pin from disconnected motor to test it. tryed adding ground at switch and motor, no help replac...
2008 Honda Accord LX 2.4L No Start VIN: JHMCP26408
vehicle is a crank no start with good ignition spark and injector pulse. found less than 100psi compression from possible flood situation. added atf to cylinders and all increase to around 120psi. full fuel tank of contaminated fuel. drained fuel tank and refi...
2005 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L idle, drivability VIN: KMHDN56D35
We replaced this clutch at customer request. After installing vehicle was fine. The next morning the vechile had a vibration at idle, third and reverse was difficult to engage, and while driving when you shift between gears the rpms will climb to 4000rpm and h...
2004 Isuzu Rodeo S 3.5L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S2CK58Y34
Has intermitent code P1239 and reduced power light come on. Unsure what the defenition is for this code. Alldata, identifix, and snap-on have no information on the code or the system. Looking for some help with a defenition and flow chart for specific code. An... Trouble codes: P1239
2005 Kia Sedona EX 3.5L illumination lights VIN: KNDUP13235
The 10A illumination fuse blows when the key is turned on. Disconnected the illumination dimmer switch and probed the wires leading to the short connectors SC-01 and SC-05 and found them shorted to ground. These short connectors appear to form each edge of a g...
2008 Nissan Quest SL 3.5L Misfire VIN: 5N1BV28U18
Hi Nissan Techs, I have the car came with MIL flashing. I scaned the car, code po303. I ask the customer if he ever do any tune up, he said he never done any things since new. so I recommend him plugs, air filter and coils.I installed all parts from Nissan. I ... Trouble codes: P0303
2005 Subaru Forester X 2.5L Awd VIN: JF1SG63665
4WD locks up on tight turns. When you put the car in park and shut the key off the car jumps out of 4WD. Tires are warn but all the same brand and size.
2006 Toyota 4Runner Limited 4.0L parasitic draw VIN: JTEBU17R16
Hi felleas i have this 4-runner battery goes dead over night. I have a draw .250 i have found that if you take out the dome light fuse draw goes away. At this time i noticed that the light in drivers door will not go out. Using scan tool it doesnt show door sw...

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2001 Acura MDX Touring 3.5L Lighting VIN: 2HNYD18691
Sorry, we running out of time on this one. Cutomer running out of patient since car has already been here for 2days before we post this request. I got few good sugestions [...] chase short in the future. 1)put in circuit breaker and feel for warm wire. 2)put in ...
1998 Honda Accord EX 3.0L oil pressure VIN: 1HGCG2250W
Thanks for all the replies guys! Figured it out last night. Customer had installed a starter previously to the no start condition. ended up the starter was cranking the engine counterclockwise not clockwise...lmao! the kicker was it fired up and ran like that ...
1994 Mazda Miata 1.8L Battery VIN: JM1NA3535R
Thank you to all who replied to my request. I've reveiwed your input and have discussed this case with a couple auto electric professionals in the area as well. We have a couple good leads such as checking for voltage drop and inspecting the starter solenoid c...
2004 Mitsubishi Endeavor XLS 3.8L Lights,Horn, Windows VIN: 4A4MM31S64
Ok we got this one fixed! We decided to focus on the forced entry alarm and why it would stay active. The driver door master switch and the door lock cylinder switch were both defective. We replaced both and still had issues, additional inspection and testin...
1999 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.3L MIL Lamp on
Thanks for all the helps, I have replaced the canister and the bypass solenoid problem is gone Trouble codes: P1440.
1989 Toyota MR2 GT 1.6L Stall VIN: JT2AW15C4K
thank you to all the responses,and yes the air flow meter was at fault and also the owner installed the timing belt and it was off one tooth,reset everything and fix thank you again
2001 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L Overheating VIN: 4T1BG22K01
First and foremost, thanks to all members who replied and offered advice. Gonna call this a fix. Customer called this morn and drove car over sixty miles with no problems. Guess I can add coolant sending units to my list of parts to go O.E. only on. Again, j...
2005 Toyota Prius 1.5L Cooling Systems VIN: JTDKB20U05
Thanks to all who responded especially Carolyn. First it was my mistake saying it was a 170 degree T-stat. It is a 180 - I just had 170 on the brain. I went through the procedure described by Carolyn. I wrote everything down as time elapsed and it went just li...
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