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2000 Honda Accord LX 3.0L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCG1641Y
This Accord will not start hot after a hot soak. The Main relay has been removed and inspected on the circuit board. The ignition system hasn't been checked past the fact that we have good spark when the problem is there. When we cracked the fuel line we get v... Trouble codes: P0301 (misfire 1), P0302 (p0303-), P0303 (p0304-), P0304 (p0305-), P0305 (p0306-), P0306 (testing and results)
2001 Honda CR-V SE 2.0L Heat VIN: JHLRD18751
This 2001 honda crv has had multiple items replaced previously. New heater core, new water pump, new radiator,new thermostat. We used an air lift to get all the air out of the system. Car will run and drive great! at idle with motor at correct temp, it will pr...
2006 Honda Civic LX 1.8L engine VIN: 1HGFA16576
Customer complained about the heat gage going up then down, and followed by no heat. Customer asked for a thermostat, which we replaced, although just a quick checked of hose temps revealed old thermostat opened at @ 190-195. We are experiencing below zero wea...
2002 Isuzu Axiom 3.5L Unknown VIN: 4S2DF58X92
current dtc's are 13 14 24 and will not clear. TOD along with 4LO are both innoperative. All the basics have checked out ok. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks to all in advance and GOD BLESS.
2009 Nissan Quest 3.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5N1BV28U39
Originally this Quest came in with a #P0507 Idle Control System Malfunction, Idle Higher Than Expected). We checked the idle speed and confirmed that it was approximately 150 - 200 rpms higher than it was supposed to be. No load warmed up idle. We inspected th...
2003 Toyota Camry LE 3.0L fuel VIN: 4T1BF30K43
The customer claims after driving for approximately 10 miles the vehicle begins to idle rough, bog and then stall. It will restart after waiting a couple of minuets. There are no codes and fuel pressure and volume is normal. I cleaned the throttle body and aft...

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2002 Acura MDX 3.5L Misfire VIN: 2HNYD18242
I would like to thank all the valable info that was given to me. I checked all sugestions and double checked all the repiars i performed in an atempt to adress the rough running engine on a cold start. Unfortunally the customer pick up this acura and said he w... Trouble codes: P1399, P0302 (Cylinder 2 missfire), P0303 (Cylinder 3 missfire), P0304 (Cylinder 4 missfire), P0305 (Cylinder 5 missfire), P0306 (Cylinder 6 missfire).
2000 Honda Accord EX 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCG2252Y
Thank you for all your quick replies. I removed all coils, and put them in two labeled bags and returned them to the customer. He went to the parts store with them, and they replaced the three suspect coils with new ones, which looked just like the three goo... Trouble codes: P1399 (p0301-), P0301 (p0302-), P0302 (p0303-), P0303 (p0304-), P0304 (p0305-), P0305 (testing and results).
2000 Kia Sportage 2.0L No Start, Stall VIN: KNDJA7231Y
As mentioned in the update, [...]/Red wire leading to ecm pin 58 from the ignition switch was losing ignition switch voltage. When this happened the vehicle would lose the ground signal to control the main power relay. The repair was to run a new wire behind d... Trouble codes: P1614.
2007 Mazda 3 S 2.3L Heater VIN: JM1BK34327
Okay stick a fork in this one, it is fixed. Thanks again for all of the help. Once the customer dropped the car off for a few days we were able to warm it up, pull the plugs and put it under pressure and go home. The next morning the #3 cylinder had about a te...
2002 Mitsubishi Galant ES 3.0L Fuel pump VIN: 4A3AA46H42
So pin 4 that should give power to the Fuel pump would not, because pin 3 would not get a ground from the pcm. We found that the car had an accident before and had bad wires going to the fuse box. Thank you all for your help!
2007 Nissan Versa SL 1.8L tpm VIN: 3N1BC13E17
I don,t know what I did different this time, but I reset the light with my snapon tool hasn't been on for three days
2004 Subaru Forester XT 2.5L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JF1SG69604
Hello fellow techs, thanks to all those who replied. Most everyone agreed to recheck timing, which we did several times and marks are all lined up. (We did replace belt tensioner, all pulleys and water pump.) However while checking rough idle, we noticed that ... Trouble codes: P0302 (2 Cylinder misfire), P0304 (4 Cylinder misfire).
1997 Toyota Land Cruiser 4.5L Front axle seals VIN: JT3HJ85J2V
The consenses timewise was 3-4 hours per side to go in and replace the inner axle seal and the bushing. Not real tricky it seems but correct grease to lube the parts in there as well as the needed seals and gaskets were helpful information to have. It helped t...
2006 Toyota RAV4 2.4L abs VIN: JTMZD33VX6
Thanks guys, as suggested there was corrosion in both rear wheel speed connectors. We opted to change both rear wheel speed sensors and the wiring harnesses to each of them. After this repair the vehicle's ABS and Traction control systems were functioning norm...
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