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2005 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.7L MIL Lamp on
trk brought to shop w/mil lite on and a concern for a 1800 rpm idle @ cold start up. coolant temp sensor code present. check @ coolant sensor plug for 5v reference signal, ok. pulled t/stat off to check for being stuck open,ok. did back pressure test on both c... Trouble codes: P0420, P0128, P0118, P0700
2006 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 3.5L Poor Idle Quality VIN: KM8SC73E96
Hello All This car is fixed. I wanted to share with you our experience with this vehicle in hope of saving someone from a headache. Car arrived with a check engine lite on and running poor. Found DTC for cylinder miss fires and EGR low flow.Inspection of t...
2005 Scion tC 2.4L No heat from right side of dash VIN: JTKDE17755
This one has got me scratching my head. Customer complaint of no heat from passenger side if vehicle. Verified about a 50 deg difference in temp from all outlets on right side. Replaced cabin air filter. Verfied all actuators movings. This system doesnt have d...
2005 Subaru Baja Turbo 2.5L Hesitation, Noise VIN: 4S4BT63CX5
Subura came in 3 months ago with a customer diagnosed bad turbo, he had already bought turbo online and just wanted turbo installed. Installed turbo test drove was a little sluggish felt like vehicle had clogged cat customer did not want a diagnoses. Customer ...
2007 Subaru Forester X 2.5L Engine VIN: JF1SG636X7
Been a real test of sanity this one! We soley specialize in Subaru and really do concentrate on all things Subaru. It's long winded but I'll do my best to cover every detail! I really hope we can get this customer on their way, I appreciate any and ALL help. J...
2004 Toyota Tacoma 3.4L Weight Sensing Propotioning Valve VIN: 5TEWN72N94
truck came in with almost no brakes. This truck is obviously from up north as it is extremely rusted, underbody and frame. The brake system has a leaking line at the weight sensing proportioning valve. I know we are probably getting ourselves into a major head...
2008 Toyota Prius Touring 1.5L coolant flow valve VIN: JTDKB20UX8
after replacing the sensor listed above in repairs, mil light comes back on after the 2 drive cycles, after checking the system again I think that the water control valve might not be reading correctly..it is attached to the bottom of the chs tank and dealer s...
2008 Toyota Prius Touring 1.5L park lights VIN: JTDKB20UX8
no parking or tail lamps no plate lites.can hear relay click in body modulewhen turn park lights on,dash lights and radio lights dim like getting park light signal.turn signals and brake lights work headlamps work.with scan tool connected can see switch on and...

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
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2001 Daewoo Nubira SE 2.0L Steering VIN: KLAJB52Z11
Good day All , this one is fixed. Most replies were for mount configaration , steering shaft, control arms plus the "normal" stuff. Steering shaft was a little binding , lubed and freed , engine/transaxle assy moved all kinds of ways , brakes, subframe/struts ...
1999 Isuzu Rodeo LS 3.2L Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 4S2CK58W7X
Apparently the IAC was sticking upon initial start up causing the high idle. This was replaced and haven't had an problem since. Thanks for all the help guys. Trouble codes: P0101 (MAF sensor circuit performance), P0401.
2002 Mitsubishi Montero Limited 3.5L turn signals VIN: JA4MW51RX2
thank all of you for replying,it took so long to answer becouse costumer had take vehicle,all of you were at the right path,ended being the wrong conections were made to adapt a trailer conector.
2000 Nissan Quest GLE 3.3L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4N2XN11TXY
The vehicle is gone. Long story short distributor timing makes a big enough difference that the customer has taken the vehicle back. It still has the same problem, and it's just as bad as it ever was, but I can't change customer politics. Have checked almost e... Trouble codes: P1105 (MAP/Baro out of range).
2004 Nissan Maxima SL 3.5L MIL Lamp on, Extended crank VIN: 1N4BA41E84
After replacing the cam sensor the Nissan tech help suggested that we replace the ECM They said they did have problems with this and some other years. He recommended a new one otherwise a used one would have programing issues that need to be addressed at the d... Trouble codes: P0340 (Cam sensor error).
2011 Nissan Altima S 2.5L max rpm's of 1500 VIN: 1N4AL2EP3B
customer had to come and p/u car due to time frame on getting son back to army base and was taking it to dealer for repairs. will post further info on what repairs were done when i hear back from him and pass along info. thanks for all the help! Trouble codes: C1130, P2128, P2138.
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