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1998 Chevrolet Prizm 1.8L engine VIN: 1Y1SK5282W
engine cranks over very well will run about 2 sec and shut down, this happens with throttle at idle or wot, rpm does not increase we did note it takes several pulses before compression reach about 145psi,compression test was done with throttle closed,we do get...
2009 Dodge Charger SE 5.7L starter,fuel injectors,alternator VIN: 2B3KA43T69
POLICE PACKAGE (NO CRANK) Battery is fully charged now all fluids are full, all tests completed with trickle charger hooked up. Fault codes in Secondary Wireless Control Module U100 no comm. with PCM, and U121 no comm. with ABS. Data stream from PCM active wit...
2004 Ford Ranger Edge 4.0L driveablaty VIN: 1FTZR45E14
need help with this customer came in with truck had a harsh shift 1/2 and downshift 3/2 2/1 a shutter at 50 to 60 mph no codes but found. in mode #6 test 53 number 6 cylinder had misfires on it all others were fine. customer would here nothing else but a re...
2006 Ford Focus ZX4 2.0L air bag VIN: 1FAFP34N66
The air bag light is on. This Focus has a used air bag diagnostic module installed at a previous shop.Codes U2017 and U2018 no comm with side airbag modules. B1994 and B1998 side airbag modules open circuit. The car does not have side airbags. I reflashed the ...
1996 Mercedes-Benz C280 2.8L Misfire VIN: WDBHA28E4T
hey guys this c280 has been a real pain .. the car missfires at idle only realy felt when in trafic or a stop sign other than that the car runs and drives great no codes ever set for a miss . the o2 data indicates slightly lean . but it monitors the front bank...
2005 Subaru Legacy GT 2.5L Steering VIN: 4S3BL686X5
Subaru tech, please help. Car came in a months ago due [...] 2500rpm. Try bleed system many times ...
2008 Subaru Impreza Outback Sport 2.5L Misfire VIN: JF1GH63628
bought vehical at auction, mil flashing above 4000 rpm (like when in o.d. to pass) runs smooth during missfire. short term 3.1% long term 0% no overheating of cat no other codes. reproduceable in the bay in park, It is not showing any signs of an actual miss. ... Trouble codes: P0301, P0302
2002 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L Unknown VIN: 4T1BF32K32
ok need help from all tranny guys out there!! we rebuilt this transmission(u140)after installation when for a test drive and it was shifting into 3rd gear and then going back to 2nd. check fluid was good check for codes and got po755 sol b,ok tried driving car...
2001 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 2.0L No Start, Cuts out VIN: 3VWCB21C91
Car came in with a no start condition. The customer had run down the battery with the radio. After car was jump started it ran for twenty min. From my understanding it was turned off with the key. It never restarted and was towed to our shop. I had a rpm senso...

Fixes & Summaries for All Makes and Models
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2003 Cadillac Seville SLS 4.6L Electronic VIN: 1G6KS54Y73
sorry for wasting your guys time it was my fault parts guy sent wrong actuator the one he sent had 4 pins and i needed 5 pins sorry once again and thank you
2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.3L Engine VIN: 1GCEC14X24
wanted to make sure vehicle was fixed , we actually had two problems. one was the coil wiring many suggested but also the coil wire itself, thanks for all that helped
2009 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT 5.3L Fuel pump VIN: 1GCEK29049
Thanks for all the replies, shipped this one to the dealer to be programmed. Vehicle is fixed.
2007 Chrysler PT Cruiser 2.4L compressor clutch VIN: 3A4FY48B07
Thanks to each and everyone who replied and a very special thanks to Wade. I didn't see the last couple of replies until after my repair work but it appears Greg had an almost identical vehicle failure as well. Here is what I did. Prior to reading the post f...
2005 Ford F-150 XLT 5.4L No Speedometer, vss, oss signals VIN: 1FTVX12555
I received a lot of good information, as I suspected, many people recommended checking the wiring with a fine tooth comb. After extensive checking, I discovered the gry/red sig rtn and the blue / yel wire were connected. Somehow when installing / removing the ...
2003 GMC Yukon SLE 5.3L rear hvac VIN: 1GKEK13Z33
Alex, John, Doy got it right you need to replace the module when you install that actuator- thanks guys.
2001 Honda Civic EX 1.7L all gears VIN: 1HGEM22941
Hi everyone, sorry it took so long to close this post. I had to find time to make that 300 mile trip to install the rebuilt trans. that I purchased from H and A Trans. ( thanks for the tip Jesse ) a very professional and reasonable outfit. The rebuilt trans. w...
2007 Honda Accord Special Edition 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCM56357
P0139 came back as expected. However, my tech was not sure if he cleared the PCM code when the B1S2 O2 sensor was replaced the other week. I reviewed the responses from techs on iATN and I also called Identifix. I cleaned the MAF (and throttle body for the hec... Trouble codes: P0139 (B1S2 Oxygen sensor slow response).
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.4L Mechanical VIN: KM8SB12B84
Richard from California has once again hit the nail on the head. I appreciate all the effort and time everyone has taken to help me as they do others on IATN. The customer had no recent repair history on the timing belt, however once the covers were removed, e...
2002 Mercedes-Benz ML500 5.0L Electronic VIN: 4JGAB75E62
Hey guy sorry it took a little wile to get back, the customer was low on money and finally hi get the money to fix it, the transfer case motor was stuck and the shifter was at (+) up shift at all time and found coffee on the shifter module probably cousin it t...
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