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2006 Honda Accord EX 2.4L radio is locked VIN: 1HGCM56726
I replaced the battery and the maintainer failed. The radio is locked and know one knows the code. The customer is leaving on a trip monday and I was hoping I could take care of this before they leave.
2007 Honda Civic DX 1.8L No Start VIN: 2HGFA16397
Hi Honda Techs, I have this car drove in with 3 cylinder running. i put 1 coil and 4 spark plugs. after i installed it.I try to start the car, it won't turn over. so we turn the crankshaft pulley by hand, it seized cannot turn at all. No engine coolant inside ...
2011 Honda Civic DX-G 1.8L TPMS System VIN: 19XFA1F56B
Thank you in advance. This civic came in with the TPMS light on, Checked codes and found two for two sensors not reading, psi on scanner showed 144 psi each. Tried hand held tpms tool to initiate, one out of two it would respond with. So replaced both sensor(h...
2001 Infiniti QX4 3.5L check engine light on VIN: JNRDR07Y31
Morning guys! This one came in with codes for all 4 o2 heaters and a p1320,primary ignition system. O2's were easy enough,blown fuse,replace it,cleared the codes and p1320 came right back. Troubleshooting tree from Alldata is a bit confusing,has me checking al...
2009 Lexus RX350 3.5L Spark Plugs VIN: 2T2HK31U99
Doing a major service on this car, and need tips for replacing the rear bank spark plugs. Can't get a socket or a wrench on the bracket that holds the plastic intake to the rear bank valve cover. Any and all suggestions welcomed!
2002 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L Cuts out, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: JN1DA31D62
Car came in with a bad battery and a check engine light. P0340 Cam sensor Bk 1. Customer complained engine would buck and stall. Replaced battery and confirmed complaint. Engine would intermittently buck on accel and would stall driving from a stop. Replaced b... Trouble codes: P0340
2003 Subaru Forester X 2.5L shifter interlock VIN: JF1SG63693
car came to us we put alt belt on and now shifter will only go from neutral to drive and second and first gear wont go pass neutral for reverse or park I thinking something is broke in side the shifter assy anyone else ran into this problem before
2002 Toyota Prius 1.5L Caution light on VIN: JT2BK18U32
Vehicle comes in with complaint the orange caution light comes on vehicle drives normal. Ck codes none found. I test drove the car and could get it to act up only in ck mode using my Modis. It will act up caution light and main battery light comes on and a not...

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2006 Acura MDX 3.5L Misfire
I think everyone who said it needed the valve adjustment was right. Cyl 6 misfire was causing random misfire. I checked everything I could on this. Customer did not want to pay for work though, even after I told her her valves would burn up. Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Misfire), P0305 (Cyl 5 Misfire), P0306 (Cyl 6 Misfire).
2004 Subaru Forester XS 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JF1SG65654
thanks for the help I ended up replacing ccv valve and the dump valve for the evap canister. light has not come back on Trouble codes: P0457 (Evap leak fuel cap off), P1443 (Vent control solenoid valve function problem).
1994 Toyota Camry DX 2.2L No Start VIN: JT25K12E6R
This was a ECM found a used one and all is well. Thanks for the replys on it being ECM. I always hate going down that road for bad ECM'S
2000 Toyota 4Runner Limited 3.4L Misfire VIN: JT3HN87R3Y
Thanks to all who replied. Some of you suggested I check the injectors cold, and hot, they ohmed out correctly. Sometimes you have to cut bait, I have too many paying jobs parked in the lot. I did not charge the customer and sent her to the dealership. Trouble codes: P0172, P0300, P0301, P0303, P0305.
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