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2005 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 LT 5.3L Evap. Sys. VIN: 3GNEC16Z15
Any info on why code p0455 still appears even after changing the fuel pressure sensor and gas cap i dont know if any thing else has been changed.
2003 Dodge Grand Caravan Sport 3.3L Fuel Gauge VIN: 2D4GP44353
With tanks, 1st it was pulling a vaccum on tank after run for awhile, thinking roll over valve was causing it, but no still same problem with no noise coming from tank when capp removed (idenifix tech pointed us in that direction) and 2nd tank came from van wi...
2003 Dodge Ram 3500 5.9L Assembly VIN: 3D7LA38C13
I have got stuck fixing this nv 5600 trans for a buddy.the input shagt was chewed up when we pulled it out . Pilot bearing failed.could not talk local transmission shop into fixing it.too heavy for them, it required a couple fixtures they did not have.local do...
2009 Dodge Ram 1500 ST 3.7L buss VIN: 1D3HB16K99
I have this ram truck giving me headaches,after starting car abs esp/bas and traction lights come on and airbag.hooking up starmobile their is only 5 modules on the bus win pcm abs fcmgcw orc.i know it has more modules than that.the codes are abs/c2206 vehicle...
1995 Ford F-250 XL 5.8L Cluster Question VIN: 1FTHF25H8S
Is factory cluster with tach compatible in truck that had no tach option? Programmable Speedometer/Odometer Module (PSOM) causes stalling when PSOM outputs corrupted 100+MPH VSS signal to PCM, especially shifting to Reverse. This diagnosis is complete and con...
1998 Ford Explorer Sport 4.0L No Start VIN: 1FMYU24E3W
Hello Fellow Techs This is my first post to iATN since I just recently subscribed. I need help so badly. I have this 1998 Ford Explorer 4.0L vin E AT 4WD no start. There is no spark or injector pulse. The scanner does not report cranking rpm more than for seve...
2000 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMZU73X6Y
Thanks to all in advance, truck came in with codes p0302, 303,304 and codes p0171 and p0174 system lean both banks. so we cleared codes and check misfire counter and at idle cylinder #3 has a misfire all the time but when i raise rpm to 2000 no more misfire we... Trouble codes: P0302 (Cylinder 3 misfire)
2002 Ford Mustang GT 4.6L camshaft bearing cap VIN: 1FAFP42X22
I noticed a crack in the driver side rear Cam Bearing Cap on vehicle while changing the valve seals on this 2V. I Don't think I caused the crack but I cant be 100% sure. I am wondering if anyone else has seen this and what type of damage this may cause. Also C...
2004 Ford Taurus SE 3.0L B2 Catalytic Converter VIN: 1FAFP58U84
This vehicle came in to the shop at 101,287 miles with MIL on and DTC P0420. Performed all of the above mentioned tests and determined that B1 cat was bad. Replaced both cats as an assembly with Bosal cats. Vehicle came back to the shop 667 miles later with MI...
2006 Ford F-550 Super Duty XLT 6.0L Glow Plug VIN: 1FDAF57PX6
Oil cooler was replaced because oil and coolant was mixing. After the oil cooler was replaced the engine started, I stopped the engine to do some fuel bleeding and then on a second attempt to start the engine, the engine failed to start and code P0671 appeared...
2005 Lincoln Aviator 4.6L tire monitor VIN: 5LMEU88H05
Hello everyone, I have an 05 Lincoln Aviator that the right front wheel won't reset when trying to relearn tire monitor. I have no codes (use verdict) and we have changed the right front sensor on wheel. Switched wheels from right rear to right front and still...
1999 Mercedes-Benz S500 5.0L Cuts out, Stall VIN: WDBGA51G5X
Let car idle for 10-20 min. and it dies, after that it runs flawlessly. Cust. complaint it dies on him after the first time intermittently, but I could only get it to act up once per engine warmup. It act as if key is shut off, replaced crank sens. when car ca...
2004 Mercedes-Benz ML350 3.7L ESP-BAS blinking VIN: 4JGAB57E34
After regular Oil Service and service counter rest the BAS - ESP light started blinking during final road test. There are ETC , ESM , ME2 , AAM , EAM , ICM and AAC module with CAN no communication problem. Reset with SDS did not clear system
2001 Nissan Pathfinder LE 3.5L ECM Lock Out VIN: JN8DR09XX1
Thanks in advance for any insite my fellow IANT Technicians, Basicly i am requesting information to have this ECU reflashed, without Immobilizer s/w,,, We have been considering upgrading to a fully bi-directional scan unit with reflash this year anyway, " wond...
2005 Saturn Ion-2 2.2L door latch
I have a Saturn coming in next week. Sorry for no VIN. The drivers door latch has failed and door wont open. It doesnt open from outside or inside. Ive dont alot of reading on IATN about this problem. Most issues are for earlier models, and a long screw diver ...
2000 Toyota Avalon XL 3.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 4T1BF28B9Y
Avalon came in with VVT Bank 2 fault code, P1354. Oil was a bit below safe mark, 3500 over oil due mileage. I figured an oil change would probably fix it. I then used scanner to control VVT solenoids. Bank 1 worked without fault, car would start to stall every... Trouble codes: P1354 (VVT Fault Bank 2)
2001 Toyota Camry CE 2.2L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 4T1BG22K01
Vehicle had check engine light on. Customer came in for oil pump service. Replace oil pump, water pump, timing kit, crank and came seal, and valve cover gasket. After installing everything back on. The vehicle starts right up normal until it idle for a couple ... Trouble codes: P0300
2006 Volkswagen Jetta 2.5 2.5L No Start VIN: 3VWGN11K96
Hi everyone. I got this 06 Jetta (Bora) towed in no start with replaced engine and no rpm Reading on scanner. How do I test these cam and crank sensors? I have power and ground to both sensors but cannot get a scope trace on either! Seems odd.

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1987 BMW 535i 3.5L OBC Display VIN: WBADC740XH
Disconnected battery terminals , touched them together and it cleared the P's. Reset data and all is o.k. Thanks guys.
2004 Mini Cooper 1.6L alternator
Tim nailed it. Remove the pulley in the car then have a fellow tech pull back on the rad. support and there is just enough room to sneak it out. Also, to get at the lower bolt you can move the foam next to the rad. out of the way and sneak a swivel socket in t...
2004 Pontiac Bonneville SE 3.8L rear ride control VIN: 1G2HX52K04
I replaced the delco shocks with kyb. and it rode like a dream. released vehicle have not seen it since, thanks everyone.
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