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|2001 Hyundai Elantra GLS 2.0L Engine VIN: KMHDN45D31
The car came in on a toe truck. Cranks over but will not start. There is no spark at the plugs and no pulse at the injectors. I replaced the crank sensor. Still no start. There is little to no power at the crank sensor. Could not fine a wiring diagram. I think...
|2008 Hyundai Accent GS 1.6L Cuts out VIN: KMHCM36C08
It's upsetting that I need to open this request as we think we may be being lied to. This car cuts out for a slit second several times when it is cold OUTSIDE. This morning was cold and I was able to remove the computer warm it up and install it in the cold ...
|1999 Lexus LX470 4.7L No Start VIN: JT6HT00W8X
Calls up on friday says his wife ran an errand and now it wont start. He is there with the car and I can hear him cranking it over the phone, it sounds normal just wont start. Hoping the belt hadnt failed I sent a wrecker for it, the wrecker driver also tried ...
|1998 Nissan Frontier 2.4L no spark has injector pulse VIN: 1N6DD21S5W
Hello techs and thanks in advance 1998 Nissan frontier came in for vehicle inspection and emission test found code p0402 EGR code. it was being commanded all the time vehicle started drove and idled but was rough. so I sent computer to a company called SIA el...
|2009 Subaru Impreza 2.5i 2.5L Oil Leak VIN: JF1GE60699
Thanks in advance for any replies. I have this Subaru Impreza here with a severe oil leak coming out of the timing cover.I priced out all the front seals on the cams and crank. After removing the cam gears I noticed the cam seal on the right side head was drip...
|1992 Toyota Corolla DLX 1.6L Excessive Emissions, High idle VIN: JT2AE94A4N
Ok, here we go. 1992 Corolla had bad head gasket, upon removal of cylinder head we found excessive coolant pitting on cylinder walls, appears that it had a bad head gasket for quite some time. We chose to replace the entire engine. Found a 1994 Corolla engine ...
|2002 Toyota Sequoia Limited 4.7L Stall VIN: 5TDBT48A22
I have this Sequoia with a stalling problem. This is a drive by wire system with a cable backup. When you pull up to a stop it will just die start back up then die maybe once or twice then run fine. No Mil no codes. ??? Talked to my Master Toyota Tech friend a...
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|2006 Honda CR-V SE 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, vsa VIN: JHLRD78906
THANKS FOR THE GREAT RESPONSE A NEW VALVE AND OIL CHANGE TO 0W20 FIXED THE VVT CODES BUT I STILL HAVE CODES 55-40 AND 54-20 SRS INTERNAL FAULT STILL SHOWING UP Trouble codes: P1009 (vtc stuck advanced), 831.
|2011 Hyundai Sonata GLS 2.4L Eps VIN: 5NPEB4AC0B
The body shop installed the incorrect knuckle following the accident. A sport suspension knuckle was installed and vehicle does not have a sport suspension package. Why that did not show up on the alignment is surprising to me, however the only visible differe...
|1987 Nissan D21 E 2.4L Stall VIN: 1N6ND16SXH
After re checking everything I concluded there was a fuel injector issue. I hooked vehicle up to a motorvac fuel system cleaner and ran it for 30 minutes and the problem is gone. Thanks for the responses I received.
|1998 Nissan Altima SE 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on
Thanks for all the help it looks like it is the intake manifold gaskets like so many of u said I'm waiting for the cuts to make a up his mind to fix or junk car. Again thank for all the help
|2000 Nissan Frontier XE 2.4L Fuel Gauge VIN: 1N6DD26S2Y
Thanks for the replies. So i unplugged the sending unit at the frame rail and the gauge moved to empty. Plugged it back in and it went back to 3/4 full. I went to the gas station and filled it up. only took like 3 or 4 gallons and the gauge went to full. I'm c...
|1985 Toyota Pickup SR5 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: JT4RN66SXF
Well after check and re-check everything, I found that also the distributor was wrong for this truck, I did have one with Vaccum and the right distributor don't have vaccum advance, 1984 EFI pick up shows to have that type, many parts on this truck was from ma...
|1997 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BG22K5V
The fix is in. First of all this was a problem with the evap pressure sensor located on the firewall circa the master cylinder on a 97 Camry. For a clear testing procedure let me quote Marty from Texas. "1. Check the EVAP pressure sensor signal voltage on t... Trouble codes: P0450.
|2004 Toyota Tacoma 2.7L driveline VIN: 5TEWM72NX4
well i'll call this one kind of fixed. customer happy with it but i am not 100% satisfied. after replacing rear shocks due to lr totall shot , flopping tires all around and balancing them, driving vehicle without rear driveshaft in and measuring axle shaft run...