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|2006 Hyundai Sonata GLS 3.3L oil VIN: 5NPEU46F46
greetings fellow techs. we have a customer who went to a quick lube for an oil change. after changing their oil car would not start. we went up there and car had a very labored crank but would turn engine very slowly and started getting smoke out of starter. c...
|2001 Mazda 626 LX 2.0L Unknown
We have done timing belt-water pump then found out needed Head gasket. NAPA machine shop did complete head work, sent back with 20 thous. shim. because it had been done before now we have slight surge - lurching at idle fuel trims are at a -1 to +2. runs good ...
|2001 Mitsubishi Galant ES 2.4L Hits neutral when accelerating from stop in Drive VIN: 4A3AA46GX1
Hello all, We are stuck with this 2001 Galant that a customer had towed here after a minor accident. Car slid off road & hit curb on left side. Ended up being an insurance claim. Major damage to left rear suspension, minor damage to left front suspension, both...
|2003 Nissan Murano SE 3.5L exhaust VIN: JN8AZ08W13
car is making a moaning noise when you accelerate. sounds like an exhaust noise, and it sounds like it is right underneath of you when your driving. i have inspected exhaust system and engine mounts and air intake ducting, all look o.k. we have put 2 different...
|2006 Nissan Titan SE 5.6L Timing Chain VIN: 1N6BA06A36
Quick question on changing the timing kit on these trucks -- can it be done with the motor in the truck? I've seen the question many times on the web and the answer always seems to be the AllData directions for the change in which the first step is to remove t...
|2004 Toyota Tacoma 2.4L Excessive Emissions VIN: 5TEVL52N94
I have been trying to repair code poo31 on this truck thought it was air fuel densor.may still have a bad sensor.but the problem that i am havong is that when i read o2 voltagr with scan tool; .front o2 reads 3 volts all the tome pluged up or unpluged.rear rea...
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|2003 Honda Element EX 2.4L Misfire VIN: 5J6YH27543
Thanks for all the responses. It was the Exhaust Valve adjustments, I also found 1 Intake Valve tight. Runs Great. Trouble codes: P0300, P0301, P0303, P0141.
|2002 Lexus IS300 3.0L broken connector VIN: JTHBD19242
James from California nailed it. We got another T2 connector, put the wires in their proper positions, and sent her on her way. thanks to all, for the help.
|2005 Nissan Maxima SL 3.5L Starting VIN: 1N4BA41E45
Well I had a hard time understanding what was going on with the coins falling into a slot...after a little bit of searching I found the answer. There is a slot in the top of the HVAC module itself which change falls into. Pulled the module out and seperated ...
|2005 Subaru Outback i 2.5L Awd VIN: 4S4BP61C15
I changed the atf and filter and it helped a bit. the trans rear housing will be removed at a later date for repairs. Thanks for your help.
|2006 Subaru Outback 2.5i 2.5L battery drain VIN: 4S4BP61C56
Its fixed--2 area's, 1 under the drivers seat, is the connector for a tpm module, its on the bottom side of the harness and almost completely taped over so really look good and it was green and backfeeding, just cut it out and insolate the wires. 2 the rear ha...
|1995 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: 4T1SK12E3S
Sorry for the late post as I took ill during the process. I still have the vehicle and I have tried the information in the posts and im still stuck in it. Cleaned idle air control with no result. I tried the original dist with the coil from the reman and it r...