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1999 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L spark is arcing VIN: 2HKRL1860X
the car runs good and has no codes or any misfire. The problem you can hear and see the spark jumping inside the crankshaft pulley. the spark plugs look new and a coil was just replace. just trying to see if anybody run troughtthis problem before?
2006 Honda Element LX 2.4L Rev / 4th shift fork VIN: 5J6YH28306
I posted this to the transmission forum a couple days ago but didn't get any responce. Maybe I will do better here. I have never worked on one of these MZKA transmissions before. This one sounds like a coffee grinder when it shifts into 4th. By stuying the ope...
2009 Honda Accord EX 2.4L Headlights VIN: 1HGCS12709
I've got this nice little honda here kicking my butt. First of all I dont have good wiring diagrams on this honda,but heres whats happening. When you turn the lights on the parking lights work as they should. The low beam light dont work at all on either side ...
2001 Lexus GS300 3.0L instrument panel VIN: JT8BD69S21
Customer was gone 3 weeks, upon return car started fine but had no display on IP . Does anyone know of a common failure on this model? Thanks in advance for your help, IATN members are the best.
1994 Mazda RX-7 1.3L knock VIN: JM1FD3338R
History: My car replaced engine due to bad apex seals-engine ran rough, but no codes. New engine code 05 knock sensor. I have this and another perfectly running car to compare tests with. I have swapped pcm-proplem does not transfer to good car. Removed knock ...
2003 Mitsubishi Eclipse GT 3.0L timming belt area VIN: 4A3AC84H03
we bought this Eclipse with 86,000 miles on it. The car runs very well with one problem On occasion when it is cold there is a noise from under the timing cover. It is very loud but goes away after 30 secs. whis is making it hard to detect. Before we start tea...
1994 Nissan Sentra E 1.6L reamer bolt VIN: JN1EB31P1R
Customer wanted to have his trans serviced. No problem, put one of my junior techs on it. Should be an easy job? They went to put the new strainer back and one bolt won't tighten. Turns out it is what they car a 'reamer bolt' which holds the valve body halves ...
2005 Toyota Sienna XLE 3.3L steering VIN: 5TDZA22C75
Need help/next step on this van, read all posts in knowledge base no clear next step,did zero calb. started with -2, now have -3, after cleaning rust from sensor boss,problem only intermitten now,customer wants it fixed/cured of the VSC light flashing and syst...

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2002 Acura TL 3.2L Misfire VIN: 19UUA56652
This was posted in the wrong section, turns out I forgot to take out the Schrader valve from the compression hose when hooking up the transducer. DOH!
2007 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L cooling fan VIN: 5FNRL38617
I had the odyssey reflashed and ecm now shows it commands fans on on high speed when a/c is turned on but still do not have high speed fans. Checking output at ecm high speed fan output terminal I still see 12 volts with my dvom hooked up same as before refl...
1992 Isuzu N NRR 6.5L runs out of fuel VIN: JALE5B1U7N
Well, I think (hope) it is fixed. Rebuilt lift pump with new valves and primer plunger. To all who suggested an air leak- I knew I had an air leak- just where was it and why was it so long between last episode and this one. I use a hand vacuum pump because the...
2006 Subaru Forester X 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: JF1SG65676
We found tthe drain valve to not be sealing every time it closed. replaced and the costomer says the light has been off. Trouble codes: P0442 (small evap leak).
1997 Toyota 4Runner Limited 3.4L oil leak VIN: JT3GN87R8V
The rear cam plugs can be done without removing valve covers. It would be easier if covers were off then rear cam bearing caps can be removed and plug would come out very easy.there is a strap across each one. Take strap off. A sharp 90 deg pick was enough the...
2001 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L Evap system VIN: 4T1BG22K71
Charcoal canister did the trick. Haven't seen it back yet. Thanks guys.
2004 Toyota Sienna XLE 3.3L 2-3 shift flare/slip VIN: 5TDBA22C94
thanks for the replies I am sending this unit to a tranny shop for my customer . dave from new York seems to be on track and understood my issue. Yes this vehicle came from a quick lube that tried to scan it only as stated no attempt to repair yes correct flui...
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