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1999 Daewoo Leganza SE 2.2L Excessive Emissions VIN: KLAVB6929X
Ok folks, im getting my tail kicked on this one. Customer came in with this project, cant smog it because the ck engine lamp is on. Monitored EGR function with a Waekon tester. EGR works fine and EGR lift sensor reading w/i spec. but no engine stumble when act... Trouble codes: P0401 (Egr flow insufficient detected)
2003 Honda Accord EX 2.4L brakes VIN: 1HGCM72623
Car has ABS. No light no codes. Low spongy pedal. changed front pads, turned the front rotors,they are in spec for thickness with .001 runout on all 4 wheels. All new rear rotors pads calipers slides and brackets. Calipers are on the proper side with bleeders ...
2001 Nissan Xterra SE 3.3L Main Fuse VIN: 5N1ED28T41
Blowing 100 amp main fuse. Installed new fuse and found no reason for it blowing, it has done this twice for the customer in a month. Now the vehicle came back, it is blowing fuse more often, only common denominator is it happens more when you put it into reve...
2006 Nissan Pathfinder SE 4.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5N1AR18U36
done checked everything. smoke test, valve closes and opens fine, no leaks.please help, thankx iatn comunity. Trouble codes: P0448
1999 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L Stall, MIL Lamp on
First and for most let me express my thanks to all that may take time to help and guide me with this head banger! 12-28-13 car comes in with po401(egr insufficient flow) fellow tech diaged egr vacuum modulator as problem and replaced.3-1-13 car returned same c... Trouble codes: P0401

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1996 Acura TL 2.5L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: JH4UA2652T
I apologize for terming my question incorrectly. I was asking why the LTFT never corrected. It always remains 0. After further inspection this morning, I determined that the Mass air would read correct values (2-4 @ idle, 7-13 @ 2500), But when the sensor was...
2007 Acura TL Type-S 3.5L rear toe adjustment VIN: 19UUA76557
Thanks to all who helped me. Many said I had to replace the toe adjuster arms. They were right, i tried every rust busting chemical on the planet nothing worked. I found a easy way to remove the arms. Make sure you have a sharp new sawzall blade and just c...
2004 Hyundai Tiburon 2.0L airbag VIN: KMHHM65D34
thanks for the help. seat belt buckle fixed it. I switched the drivers and passengers buckles and the code followed the suspect buckle. easy fix; 4 bolts for the seal, a few screws in the side trim, and then the buckle. plug it up, secure all the wires, re...
2005 Isuzu N NPR-HD 5.2L Stall
First of all thanks for all the help. One thing I noticed early on was I would prime the system with the button and as soon as I would start it the button would get sucked down. I thought that was odd but figured this system might be different than others I ha...
1993 Mazda B2600 LE-5 2.6L rear axle bearing VIN: JM2UF3140P
this 2600i is actually a Mitsubishi in mazda clothes. didn't really find the help I was looking for. I didn't need any tips on rigging the thing, as I can get that far myself. was looking for someone who had actually done one of these to respond. those tha...
1997 Nissan Pickup SE 2.4L Speedometer VIN: 1N6SD16Y4V
Hello Friends Thank you all for the great replies, I hope that the replies may help someone else too. On this vehicle, the speedo problem, I have scanned the vehicle and no codes came up. Also I checked all the grounds, cleaned all the connections. I have roa...
2001 Suzuki Swift GA 1.3L Timing belt VIN: 2S2AB21H21
We had 125 125 150 150 compression 1 thru 4. But I leaked it down and found # 1 and 2 had 90% percent leakage. So its not fixed but, i think that explains it while will not actually run. Yes use the E dowel pin and E timing mark.
1994 Toyota Pickup DLX 3.0L MIL Lamp on, lacks power VIN: 4TAVN01D9R
I would like to thank everyone for your reply's. The reason I put 14" vacuum at idle is that is normal for 4500 ft. I did recheck cam timing, (SOHC) ok. Thank you Ken from California, I forgot about the TPS idle switch needed to be set first before timing ca... Trouble codes: 52 (Knock sensor or circuit).
2007 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.5L Air Bag VIN: 4T1BK36B17
Thanks for all the replies. The responses all said what i expected to hear , the broken connector is the problem. I have not had the car return to the shop as of yet & i need to close this request. I know how to deal with this when it returns thanks to all of...
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