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2000 Honda Passport EX 3.2L fan bearing VIN: 4S6DM58W1Y
I am wondering if anyone has any ideas or has run across anything like this on a passport or rodeo.
2002 Honda CR-V EX 2.4L imrc VIN: JHLRD78832
I repaced the imrc valve and now have code p1077. Is there a certain way this valve needs to be installed?
2002 Honda Civic LX 1.7L No Start VIN: JHMES16552
the p0118 code is the only code showing. when code is cleared, it reappears. tested continuity from chassi ground to ect selonid ground. tested pin 4 & 5 in DLC. 5 grounded but 4 did not. pulled out passenger seat to check ground. Trouble codes: P0118
1999 Infiniti Q45 4.1L No Start VIN: JNKBY31A9X
after testing for a no spark lab scope shows the cam sensor is not giving a clean form. We order a cam sensor from the local dealer and the parts man says better check the magnets on the cams. NOW I am looking for the magnets and I can't find any info about th...
1993 Lexus LS400 4.0L trans neutrals out VIN: JT8UF11E2P
A quick one for you Lexus tranny guys. Got this 93 LS400 that was rebuilt by a tranny shop. Once the trans gets hot it will neutral out and not move until it cools down, then it will pull again and shift until it gets hot. They called me in to make sure nothin...
2010 Mazda 3 S 2.5L Eps VIN: JM1BL1H58A
Got this from local bodyshop with EPS(steering) light on and Skid Control disable warning on(because of EPS, I'm ASSUMING!!!). Bodyshop put a used EPS assy in RF area. Now the warning lights are on for EPS(steering wheel icon) and DSC icon. Only codes are U014...
2001 Mitsubishi Montero Sport Limited 3.5L Radiator VIN: JA4LS41R51
This car keeps blowing out radiators, three in four months. Here's the story: Originally came in four months ago after overheat with bad water pump. Tested for head gasket damage, no combustion traces present. Replaced water pump, timing belt, tensioner, pu...
1996 Nissan Quest GXE 3.0L slighly high LTFT VIN: 4N2DN11W1T
Hi Guys, I am trying to set the base timing on this. Alldata says to run at 2000 until warm then snap rev a couple times, then idle for a bit, then shut off, then unplug TPS then restart, then snap rev a few more times, then idle for a bit more, then set ti...
2002 Nissan Pathfinder SE 3.5L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JN8DR09X82
good moring fellow techs got a problem child here 2002 nissan pathfinder 3.5l idle issue ok car came in with a no start no idle issue check engine light on. pulled codes po455 po139 p1147 po158 evap code and o2 sensor codes so i smoked tested the air and eva...
1998 Subaru Legacy Outback 2.5L shift VIN: 4S3BG6851W
hello group, I have this subaru I have installed a motor into. I got the thing on the road and am getting a p0720, temp light flashing 16. when u first take off it seems to stay in first to long, does not matter hot or cold for the first shift after startup, t...
2000 Subaru Outback Limited 2.5L 1-2 shift VIN: 4S3BE6869Y
vehicle came in, new customer. coolant leak and trans, when warm looses all forward movement, but reverse still works. coolant leak was head gaskets. checked for codes, none found. pulled trans pan and found what looked like a gear tooth in the pan, and some s...
2003 Subaru Impreza WRX 2.0L No Start, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JF1GD29683
This turbo charged Subaru fuel floods at cold startup. Has to sit all night for it to happen, sitting almost all day in the shop starts fine, no issues. In the AM is very hard to start, when it does has misfires and rough run from the fuel. ECT showed 50 degre...
2006 Subaru Outback 2.5i 2.5L Hesitation, Surge VIN: 4S4BP62C76
Loss of power up hill feels kinda like a pluged cat. I droped the exhaust still have the same problem. there are no codes in the pcm and the sensors look ok not sure if anyone hase seen this or has a good direction to go
2007 Subaru Impreza 2.5i 2.5L engine oil VIN: JF1GD61687
Hello all, this is actually my first post so please forgive me if it's screwed up.Well we received this subaru with a blown engine(rod hanging out), proceeded to look for a long block but according to subaru only short blocks available.So we then got the short...
2000 Toyota Celica GT 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: JTDDR32T9Y
Hi everyone. Has anyone ran into this before? I know the computer is bad and not regulating the VVT oil control valve properly. The car is coming in soon to address this. My question is I can't get the rpm to change at idle if I manually energize the oil contr... Trouble codes: P1349 (Vvt system fault bank 1)
2002 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.4L power steering VIN: 3J3HN86R22
Hello, We have this 02 4runner that has a knocking noise. The noise is only after warm-up and only if in any drive gear. Does not have noise in park or neutral. Listening with stethscope, did hear noise at bell housing area. I have experienced broken flex pla...

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2002 Mazda Protege ES 2.0L No Start VIN: JM1BJ22562
We spent a lot of time on this car & it is still not fixed. We checked all of the things we recieved in replies, we removed PCM & checked, no sign of water intrusion or burnouts. Informed customer that everything still points to PCM & there were 2 choices at ...
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