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|1998 Honda Civic EX 1.6L Stereo VIN: 1HGEJ8248W
Hello, I have this car that came in for idle problems found that the iac was bad. It took two weeks for the customer to ok the repair. I went to start it up and found that the battery was dead. jump started it pulled it in to the shop and replaced the iac va...
|1997 Jeep Wrangler SE 2.5L Cuts out, bucks VIN: 1J4FY29P8V
problem started last winter. Vehicle will run fine on first drive cycle, customer stops, goes into store, when starts to drive again acts up at cruising low speeds, customer complains vehicle will buck, pops. Pulls over, turns vehicle off, restarts and runs fi...
Fixes & Summaries for All Makes and Models
|2007 BMW 750Li 4.8L wont accept fuel VIN: WBAHN83577
Ok guys, the fix was the charcoal canister. What is weird about this fix was the amount of flow the old/defective canister had as opposed to the new unit. I almost needed a flow bench to tell the difference. For future reference to quickly diagnose this concer...
|2002 Chevrolet S10 2.2L Hesitation VIN: 1GCCS14502
THANKS EVERYBODY ITS FIXED I WOULD NOT HAVE THOUGHT THE REGULATOR WAS IN THE FILTER. OUR MOST VALABLE TOOL IS IMFORMATION I WANT TO THANK EVERYONE WHO RESPONED. THIS SITE IS A BROTHERHOOD OF TECHS HELPING EACHOTHER. Trouble codes: P0179.
|2000 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L compressor VIN: 1FAFP42X8Y
Many thanks for all of your insight. I traced the problem to the ground wire at the TPS. It had excessive Vdrop. I supplied a jumper ground to battery negative. The engine idled down some. However, the WOT parameter remained "on" and the A/C compressor did no...
|2004 Ford Expedition XLS 4.6L Radio VIN: 1FMRU13W74
This problem was never duplicated by me which is making difficult to post an accurate fix but here's what I know so far: Evidently the fuse block on the RH kick-panel is not a GEM module, although this doesn't like water either. It turns out the windshield i...
|2009 Ford Expedition XLT 5.4L Mechanical VIN: 1FMFU15529
Thank you all for your valuable inputs. On further testing we determined that the ABS unit was bypassing. Customer has declined replacement at this time due to cost restraints.Thank you all for your help.
|2004 Mercury Grand Marquis LS 4.6L coil VIN: 2MEHM75W34
replaced pcm with used unit had it reprogrammed to the keys runs like new again almost ! thanks for all the help