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2003 Acura TL Type-S 3.2L Drivers Seat VIN: 19UUA56853
Hey guys...I got one here thats got me puzzled. We took the drivers seat out for our customer so that we could send it out to a fabric shop to get the bottom seat cushion re-upholstered. We got the seat back yesterday, and when I installed the seat, I had no...
2010 Honda Civic Si 2.0L Vtec VIN: 2HGFA5E57A
Hello fellow techs, I have a 2010 Civic Si with i-VTEC and have no trouble codes in the system. The vehicle revs out at [...] and has no power. It seems to feel like vehicle is starving...
2004 Hyundai Elantra GT 2.0L Engine VIN: KMHDN55D24
Car came in running with a blown head gasket and a leaking radiator, after the repairs the car cranks but no start... The live data shows crank signal stay off but my lab scope shows a good signal going into the ecm... And of course i have no injection and no ...
2011 Kia Sorento 2.4L throwout bearing VIN: 5XYKT3A15B
Hello Everyone, This car came to us with a leaking clutch slave cylinder, we removed the transmission and found that the slave cylinder was leaking out the center between the seal and shaft so we ordered a new pressure plate, disc and throwout/slave cylinder f...
2000 Mitsubishi Eclipse GT 3.0L HVAC, Heat VIN: 4A3AC84L7Y
came in with zero heat output. heater core had been flushed several time prior. found heater core had no flow, replaced with new heater core. cooling system was full of contaminates and an orangish sludge. removed hoses and cleaned, re-assembled and flushed co...
2001 Nissan Altima GXE 2.4L fuel fill VIN: 1N4DL01D11
still will not allow fuel fill up
2003 Nissan Altima SE 3.5L No Heat At Idle VIN: 1N4BL11E83
Please help!!! car came from another garage for us to look at it. They already replaced radiator t/stat (nissan), water pump and heater core. Vehicle has no heat at idle - cool air out of vents. Off idle at 1500 rpm you will get heat. I know this is a common p...
2011 Nissan Sentra SR 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1AB6AP4B
This car sets this code when engine is cold. No noticable drivability issues. Replaced #4 ignition coil-same problem. This morning when i first started it up it did feel like it was running a tad rough but it cleared right up. While backing up out of the drive... Trouble codes: P0304 (4 cly. misfire)
2007 Subaru Outback 2.5i Limited 2.5L Unknown VIN: 4S4BP62C87
We have a 2007 subaru outback that we had the engine out to do a head gasket job, a job that we have done hundreds of times. We now have developed a vibration upon acceleration, and can even feel a little bit of a vibration in neutral when the vehicle is revve...
2002 Toyota Highlander 2.4L abs VIN: JTEGD21A02
to all toyota techs out there. got this highlander that cannot be driven past 25mph. the brakes lock up as if the vehicle is skidding. feels like it's the front left wheel that's locking up and the skid sign appears on the dash.has codes:- C0205 - front left s...
2004 Toyota Camry SE 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BE32K14
The car exhibits a loss of throttle response erratically and without consistency. The fuses, alternator and all supply voltage readings are within spec. The circuits were individually loaded and tested for voltage drops with no concerning findings. The last... Trouble codes: P2118

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2006 Kia Spectra EX 2.0L Left Turn Signals VIN: KNAFE12166
Thanks to all Especially Seth [...]. Confirmed that is was the BCM. Replaced The BCM and everything works good. Kia has updated the BCM due to lighting problems.
2004 Mazda RX-8 1.3L engine VIN: JM1FE17N44
Thank you for all the help with engine cold compression was low but within spec. with engine warm and not wanting to idle compression was 60 psi on one rotor and 80 psi on the other with the Schrader valve in and battery fully charged. so we are replacing the ...
1998 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire VIN: 4T1BG22K3W
After all of you guys helping me, I want thank you first.Now I found a spresd terminal at the ecm connector.After I fixed that the car ran perfect. It is gone & my customer is happy, but not nearly as happy as me.Thanks again for your help,Bill
2009 Toyota Sienna XLE 3.5L warning lights VIN: 5TDZK22C69
The battery was not hooked up backwards, the speedo work fine when the problem occurs and the cruise in part of the PCM. The problem has not reoccurred in the last 3 weeks. Nothing was ever found that was causing the problem. Toyota experts believe it is cause...
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