Join Now
International Automotive Technicians Network
Prev Professional Automotive Repair Technical Discussions for July 7, 2013
International Automotive Technicians' Network (iATN) - Members Only
(Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.)
Vehicle Owners: If you are seeking an automotive repair professional to service your vehicle, visit the iATN Repair Shop Finder.

Open Help Requests for All Makes and Models
Help Request Answers
1991 Chevrolet C2500 Cheyenne 6.2L no overdrive VIN: 1GCGC24J0M
We have change all of the parts as listed I don't have on demand or all data, as you are driving along you get to about 45 and it seems like it is coasting, I wanted to add this just to see if anything is in relation the brake light switch was stuck on but we ...
2000 Dodge Durango R/T 5.9L Stall VIN: 1B4HS28ZXY
Hello fellow technicians. Ive got a Dodge Durango that is not making any sense. As I said this thing has had a recent trans replacement, o2 sensors, and a ckp sensor not done at our shop. The trans was done due to failure. The other sensors im not sure why. ...
2001 Ford F-150 King Ranch 5.4L 3-4 shift VIN: 1FTRW08L31
SOS! Ill buy you a steak dinner if you can help with this one! Replaced Transmission with a jasper unit and it roadtested normally. Resealed the intake the following day and it dropped a coil immediately. Pulled back in the shop replaced the coil and road test...
2002 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L pulls VIN: 1FTNX21F52
all right techs here it is... when problem occurs you feel a bump in steering wheel then truck pulls to the left(like a crown in the road). this happens turning left or a left hand lane change will sometimes make it happen. this is not a constant problem... st...
2005 Ford F-450 Super Duty Lariat 6.0L Alternator VIN: 1FDXW46P15
Hello, we have this truck that does not charge. Meter reads 11.7 volts. We have checked for correct power and ground and they are fine. According to our wire diagram, one of the wires go into dash for the battery light. This light does not come on. Can this ca...
1996 Honda Civic EX 1.6L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGEJ8142T
engine replacement with different head and new timing belt and water pump . when first started missed on all cylinders , replaced plugs , now just 2 and 4 are effected. idle vac. at 19.1 and fuel trims are at zero. Trouble codes: P0302, P0304, P1300
2002 Hyundai Elantra GT 2.0L charcol canister VIN: KMHDN55D92
On hot days raw fuel leaks at charcol canister. Replaced canister because it was loaded with fuel. Going through another heat wave and customer states tank is at 3/4 and leaving a spot of fuel on driveway again around canister.Is there a vapor seperater on top...
2005 Mini Cooper S 1.6L compressor VIN: WMWRE33595
To the Group,with A.C. operating, there is a "groaning" noise, at idle. It would be comparable to a power steering pump noise. The A.C. system auto-controls work properly. The belt is in satisfactory condition and the tension is sufficient. I put on the gauges...
1995 Nissan Altima GLE 2.4L RPM increase VIN: 1N4BU31D8S
This Altima increases RPM only when shifted in to reverse. Have you seen this. Motor mounts took a killing thing idles up to 2400 rpm only in reverse. Mounts are good now any help would be sweet.
2004 Pontiac Aztek 3.4L stalls VIN: 3G7DB03EX4
This vehicle will just shut off when accelerating from a stop but only when turning (left or right). It will hesitate when going straight. This will happen about half the time. There are no codes. I did take a snap shot of the data stream. I do not know how to...

Fixes & Summaries for All Makes and Models
Fix/Summary Answers
1998 Chevrolet Camaro 3.8L Hesitation VIN: 2G1FP22K1W
thank you all for your replies I inspected wiring and egr on the way in and replaced the EGR and the crank sensor ,and road tested she said its ben running good no problems. Trouble codes: P0327 (Knock sensor b-1 circuit low), P0332 (Knock sensor b-2 circuit low), P0336 (Crankshaft position sensor a circuit range/ performance), P1404 (Egr closed position performance).
1998 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP52U9W
well its fixed. thanks for everyones suggestions and help. so here we go !! removed the lower air valance panel under the bumper and you have good access to the eam pump. unbolt the pump and turn it sideways and you will find the solid satate relay bolted to t... Trouble codes: P0411.
2004 Ford Focus LX 2.0L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FAFP33P54
Hello Friend Thank you all for all the help, this system use 4 towers coil and 1 and 4 Cylinder are in 2nd tower and 2 and 3 are in the other tower, after checking all after the engine was hot and 2 and 3 Cylinder was missing, i run a wiggle test on the harne... Trouble codes: P0316, P0302.
2011 Kia Optima EX 2.4L Srs VIN: KNAGN4A7XB
I did get the code from Kia, just had to find the right person at the dealer, and he had to find out what I was talking about. one reply had a use full link as to how to do this job so it is a must to read, may be next time I will look to see if the variant c...
2002 Nissan Altima 2.5L Timing chain VIN: 1N4AL11D92
Hey everyone sorry about the slow fix response...anyways thanks to all who offered some advice...much appreciated. Took the advice and replaced timing chain all guides and new tensioner. ...replaced cylinder head gasket too...also installed new pre cat conver...
Prev (Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.) Next