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|2007 Acura MDX 3.7L Battery VIN: 2HNYD28237
This Acura has a 380 to 390ma draw and the battery goes stone dead. Read up on the HFL module and disconnected it (behind center console hvac controls). The draw goes down to 168 to 172ma. I pulled a few fuses (listed above) but no luck. I supose I could keep ...
|2006 Kia Optima LX 2.7L No Start VIN: KNAGD128X6
Thank you all for your time. Hopefully some kia techs have run into this.Customer complaint is no or hard start after fueling veh once started it runs and starts fine I went with her she put 40 bucks in and did not top off. I verified 2 times (she brought it b...
|2008 Kia Sorento LX 3.3L engine VIN: KNDJC73518
I know oil pressure by spec should be 18-20psi at ide ..am i correct here...If to high what could be the problem here ( oil pump pressure relief stuck?) and do you think this the problem with the P0016 code? thanks inadvance for looking and your help...
|2004 Lexus RX330 3.3L transmission VIN: JTJGA31U04
this is a car lot car. Owner states under light acceleration has a high pitched growl or whine from left front. Test drove confirmed problem only has noise under light acceleration. Is this in transmission or diff is a car lot so cost is big factor. Thanks in ...
|2005 Subaru Impreza WRX 2.0L alarm VIN: JF1GD29665
I need to know if anyone knows how to disable the alarm system on this Subaru. The customer has lost the remote and would just like to disable the alarm. The alarm resets when the door is locked.
|1996 Toyota Tacoma DLX 2.4L No Start VIN: 4TANL42N6T
Truck came in with hard/no start when hot soak, checked systems everything checked out. Replaced coolant sensor no help. Checked fuel pressure about 7 psi high, replaced regulator and fuel pressure is normal still hard start. running out of ideas. Thanks
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|1996 Acura TL 3.2L cooling system VIN: JH4UA3650T
This one really gave me a headache, I replaced the Waterpump, thermostat and radiator, bleed the coolant system many times, finally i tried an old trick a relative suggested, i hooked a garden hose to the upper radiator hose to the the block intake, disconnect...
|1999 Isuzu N NPR 5.7L Starting
i found a burt wire at the ignition switch conector, thanks for the help.
|2000 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D0Y
TEXAS HIT IT THE CAT HAS BEEN AN ISSUE FOR A WHILE ON AND OFF NEVER COULD GET IT TO DIE WHILE DRIVING DROVE IT OVER 200 MILES CEL SHUT OFF ON ITS OWN CUST WORKS ON THIS CAR HER SELF AND REFUSES TO BUY THE CATSEVERY THING SPECED OUT AND I NEVER BROUGHT UP PRIOR... Trouble codes: P0340 (camshaft position sensor A circuit).
|2003 Nissan Murano SE 3.5L Right Axle Seal VIN: JN8AZ08W63
Thanks for everybody’s help on this issue. After replacing the right axle seal 4 times and still having a leak I looked at a parts explosion from Nissan and found that there are two seals that sit inside of the ring gear hub. I removed the ring gear chunk and ...
|2005 Nissan Maxima SL 3.5L Engine VIN: 1N4BA41E85
Thanks for all of the responses to this post! The vehicle had the problem specified but of course once we had it it wouldn't do it. So after having the vehicle here for a couple of days and not getting it to act up or in our preliminary testing couldn't find a...
|2005 Nissan Frontier LE 4.0L Transmission VIN: 1N6AD07U45
Thanks for the help fellas, the problem was the TCM in the valve body local rebulider overhauled the unit and all good!