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2002 Honda Civic EX 1.7L expansion valve VIN: 1HGES26892
thanks to all.the we have decided to undo lines from expansion valve and if no trash found flush rest of system replacing compressor and dryer. family car so will take chance after inspecting. thanks to all again as money spent at iatn has been worth it. allda...
2009 Hyundai Elantra SE 2.0L No Start VIN: KMHDU46D99
Thanks for the replies. We did finally get this POS running. We disconnected the cam sensor and she fired up. Not well but did run. We then R&R the cam VVT solenoid and replaced as it was gummed up, cleaned the oil port, then replaced the cam VVT Actuator. Now...
2002 Mitsubishi Pajero 3.2L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on, blowing grey smoke
Hi Guys thanks to all those that replied.I removed the intake manifold and had it chemically cleaned of sludge and carbon.I removed and cleaned the egr valve as well.I cleaned the intake ports of carbon as well.The engine did not blow smoke after this but roug... Trouble codes: 31 (CAN communications fault), 51 (EGR position sensor fault), 52 (Variable geometry turbo boost sensor fault).
2002 Subaru Outback 2.5L Mechanical? VIN: 4S3DH67532
Probably no surprise to a lot of you guys, the owner drained his trans and then overfilled his engine. I instructed him to drain both, refill with new filters, and say his prayers. The worstpart about this is that I didn't realize there were three dipsticks. ...
1986 Toyota Pickup SR5 2.4L Surge, Cuts out, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: JT4RN67S2G
Truck is fixed!, We installed a used OE ignitor and all the problems went away - Just shows that Toyotas do not like aftermarket parts
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