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1990 Honda Civic DX 1.5L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1HGED3542L
I am 60 degrees off on my ignition timing. timing belt is in as perfect time as can be. triple checked. has replacment dist apon arrival. crank and cam pullys not stripped, keyways intact. engine block #s match vehicle application. unsure of cyl head. with a h...
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2000 Honda Accord EX 3.0L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 1HGCG2259Y
This car won't stay at idle after one hour that has been driving if you try to start the car after 10 to 15 minutes the car would start but won't stay at idle. But if you wait 30 minutes would idle just like any other car. Thanks in advance Trouble codes: P1399 (Misfire any cylinder)
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2004 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5FNRL189X4
Hello Honda techs, This Odyssey came in with code P0325. Identifix gave us good information about rodent damage to the harness and sensor problems. We removed the plenum and spacer to find the wiring harness was chewed off by a rodent. In addition, the sensor ... Trouble codes: P0325 (Knock Sensor Ckt)
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2005 Honda Pilot EX 3.5L power steering pump VIN: 5FNYF18485
I'm hoping someone out there has run into this problem before, because this vehicle is starting to become a thorn in my side! In the last six months this vehicle has had the power steering pump replaced due to front seal leaking, the rack has been replaced due...
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1998 Lexus LX470 4.7L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: JT6HT00W5W
We have a 1998 Lexus LX470 with an acceleration problem. No restrictions in intake system. No leaks in intake system found with smoke check.When you accelerate lightly it will make it to about 50 mph and you can cruise but if you stomp it it loses power then w...
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2000 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1CA31D0Y
Hi everybody!!! Friends from another shop called me to see if I could stop by their shop to check this Nissan that was running rough little bit and have the dtc on with a p0505. So I went there and they told me that they installed a good used intake and thrott... Trouble codes: P0505 (Idle control System malfunction)
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2006 Nissan Maxima SL 3.5L Convertir VIN: 1N4BA41E26
Hi, I have 2006 maxima I have no experience about transmission,but this vehicle need to repair from my Dealer ship . This transmission problem is shift #123 and reverse so slip and very hard shift sometime slow shift , but it drive ok at first 5 minute And dri...
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2002 Toyota Sequoia SR5 4.7L assist VIN: 5TDBT44A12
Hello, I have this toyota while driving doing parking lot maneuvers the turning has hard spots in it. Also while low speed driving I can feel it get hard. Customer said it did not start until after I did the timing belt. Looked at everything and it appears to ...
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2005 Toyota Corolla CE 1.8L Evap VIN: 2T1BR32E35
Started repair with one code P2520 I fixed that code. customer brought car back 2 day later with 7 other codes for EVAP System. They could have been there before ,he said some one cleared them at autozone(after the fact"before I even did any work") I have a P2...
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2005 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L Body Control VIN: KMHDN46D75
Thanks for your replies. The used ETACS module works great and we saved the customer about $600.00. AWESOME!
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2003 Kia Optima SE 2.7L Crank Pulley VIN: KNAGD12813
AFTER CHECKING THE RESPONSES THE GENERAL THOUGHT WAS THE BELT. WENT TO KIA AND GOT A FACTORY BELT PROBLEM GONE. INTRESTING SITUATION UNLESS I HAD SEEN IT MYSELF IT WOULD BE HARD TO BELIEVE A BELT COULD CAUSE THAT, BUT BEING IN THIS PROFESSION IF ITS NOT ODD ...
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1998 Lexus GS400 4.0L engine
Thanks for all the help. After opening two harnesses found several burned wires (from the shorted battery cable to hood).Finally got the owner here to show him, and explained the obvious repair that would be necessary. He opted not to repairthe vehicle. ...
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2010 Mazda 3 S 2.5L Eps VIN: JM1BL1H58A
Totally missed the boat on this one. There was a disturbance in the CAN lines caused by the Steering Angle Sensor. I was working with the bodyshop at a local dealership and their guy noticed the steering angle wasn't reading anything(something I missed). Anyho...
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1990 Nissan 300ZX 2 2 3.0L No Reverse VIN: JN1RZ24A9L
I did not fix this one. customer didn't want to spend the money. some of the members told me about the problem why it did what it did. was due to bad radiator been clogged up. an excess heat welding the transmission together. this is the reason why it will o...
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2009 Nissan Altima S 2.5L air mix door VIN: 1N4AL21E79
after looking at this with some thought, removed blower motor and outside cover of floor vent, drilled hole thru backside of vent to access rear screw on actuator, removed front screw, pulled vent a little out and actuator came out. tested door operation and f...
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1997 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L aligment VIN: 4T1BF12B7V
Like most of you suggested I took strut out and found one of the strut bearing getting in a bind.replaced it with new one and that took care of it.thanks evryone for your help..
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2000 Toyota Tundra SR5 4.7L unknow VIN: 5TBBT4414Y
I removed rear drive shaft and rear shock, the noise is still there when i make a turn. The noise is coming from the rear of the vehicle.
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