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2006 Acura TSX 2.4L 1-2 shift VIN: JH4CL96846
Customer came in complaining about hard shifting from 1st to 2nd gear on automatic tranny. So i took for test drive and it feels like when a motor mount is bad kind of thing, sometimes it feels harder than ussually if u take off normally it feels not that bad ...
1999 Honda Accord LX 2.3L Control Head VIN: 1HGCG554XX
Good Day All I Have the aforementioned vehicle here, the AC control head is unresponsive upon cold start up. The blower blows but the vents don't change direction and the indicator lamps do not light up. After a few minutes everything starts to work and the s...
2000 Honda Passport EX 3.2L No Start, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S6DM58W4Y
Ok guys this one is making me pull my hair out and losing my lunch. Currently working on a 2000 honda passport. Customer brought this to us for their 120 k service along with a major tune. We changed all fluids replaced timing belt with a master kit with new t... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random misfire), P1340 (p1311-), P1311 (testing and results)
2005 Honda CR-V LX 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: SHSRD78505
Thanks for any help anyone may have.customer came in and requested tune up and throttle cleaning.replace spark plugs and wiped throttle plate with rag and cleaner-did not spray cleaner into throttle body.customer picked up car and came back next day with cel o... Trouble codes: P0507 (Intake air system leak detected), P2279 (Idle control system higher than expected)
2007 Lexus ES350 3.5L brake pedal VIN: JTHBJ46G47
We had this lexus come in last week for the brake pedal going to the floor. After looking at it we decided to replace the master cylinder and flush and bleed the system. This corrected the issue for about a week and a half. The car was just brought back to us ...
1991 Nissan D21 2.4L all gears
Customer stated they were upshifting after stopped at stop sign and when shifting into third gear there was nothing. They tried all other gears and nothing in all forward gears and reverse. When I tried it it feels like it is going into gear. There is slight r...
2008 Subaru Legacy 2.5i Special Edition 2.5L vent temp VIN: 4S3BL61628
Complaint is AC cools fine at highway speed. Then if comes to stop, AC blows warm. When resuming to highway speed AC works good. Fan works well, blows good flow of air. What next? Thanks for your help Michael
1994 Toyota Camry XLE 3.0L E-solenoid VIN: JT2GK13E1R
Thanks for the help. Vehicle came in with code #P0773 Transmission E-solenoid circuit failure. Owners noted no difference in performance. We road tested the vehicle the transmission shifted perfectly. We current tested (shift solenoid/ lock-up solenoid) circui...
2007 Toyota Tundra SR5 4.7L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on, no throttle VIN: 5TFRT54157
Thanks in advance for any help i get. I have this tundra as soon as u drive it check engine light comes on p2127 and u get part throttle to no throttle at times. As stated above i tested the vpa2 wire with ecm and app plug disconnected i get continuity to grou... Trouble codes: P2127

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2011 Hyundai Santa Fe SE 3.5L Mechanical VIN: 5XYZHDAG4B
It is under the intake and there is no easy way around it. It will Disguise itself as a rear main leak, because it just pours out the bell housing area. Thanks to all who replied.
2003 Mazda Tribute LX 3.0L Misfire VIN: 4F2CZ94153
Went out & moved the wiring so I could get the coil connector that was on 4 to reach cylinder 6 & then put 6 on 4. Eureka, the miss is gone & the little tribute runs great. Sometimes we miss the most simple things but I swear if you look at the routing of the ... Trouble codes: P0304 (4 cylinder missfire), P0306 (6 cylinder missfire).
2003 Mazda 6 i 2.3L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1YVFP80C63
Well we fixed this. If any one gets this kind of problem, call the dealer and run the vin to see if the re flash has been done for the u codes if so clear them and only address the p codes. We had this nailed when we tested for the p2101 code. Bad throttle bod... Trouble codes: P2101 (Tac motor circuit range/performance), U0073, U0100.
2004 Mitsubishi Outlander LS 2.4L blower motor VIN: JA4LZ31FX4
All replies were based around stuck relays and the ghost voltage necessary to keep said relays applied. Fuse 5 brings switched ignition to not only the blower relay but, between the relay and the fuse, branches off and feeds the a/c control head, the recirc mo...
2004 Toyota 4Runner Sport 4.7L Transercase shift actuator removal VIN: JTEBT14R84
According to all the feedback, It was confirmed transfer case must be disassembles to remove the transfer case shift control actuator.
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