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2003 Acura MDX 3.5L Torque Conv VIN: 2HNYD18203
Hi everyone, i am fighting with this one for a while now. Cust came in with truck slipping bet 2nd and 3rd. So we had some one bench the trans for us that we had successfully used many times before. After rebuild the trans up-shifts perfect, but when slowing d...
2003 Honda Civic EX 1.7L drl lights VIN: 2HGES15483
hello to all, i currently have a 2003 civic that is driving us crazy. vehicle came in with no highbeams and no drl lights. all bulbs check out ok.we diagnosed faulty drl module. replaced this and we stared blowing the #3 10amp fuse located in the under dash f...
2003 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5L timing VIN: 5FNRL18563
Replace timing belt 1/22/13 at 97778. Timing belt jumped 1 year later and only 3k later. Replaced belt tensioner belt pulleys 1/24/14 107083 This Honda is back with a jumped timing belt 5/5/2014 roughly four months later and only 500 miles. Yes this is an old...
2003 Honda Accord LX 2.4L radio and hvac VIN: 1HGCM56423
hi all, thanx for any help on this one. it is my sisters car and she asked me about the illumination of the radio and the hvac buttons. she told me that most of the time they dont come on when the headlights are turned on. but she noticed on a long trip that t...
2004 Honda Civic GX 1.7L Surge, Misfire VIN: 1HGEN26524
This is a car that is giving me very bad problems. it idles well but under a load at any temperature, it will start to misfire. it will throw all of the codes mentioned and do it within 1/4 mile. We adjusted the valves. no difference. ran an in cylinder compre... Trouble codes: P0300 (Multiple cyl misfire), P0301 (Cyl 1 misfire), P0302 (2 misfire), P0303 (3 misfire), P0304 (4 misfire)
2005 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L engine mount control module VIN: 5FNRL38755
group, The van came in for a MIL and vibration at 60MPH. I pulled this code: DTC P16C4: Engine Mount Actuator Control Power Circuit Stuck OFF I then did this: Inspect the No.8 ACM (10 A ) fuse in the auxiliary under-hood fuse box. Fuse is OK. Next step: Remo...
2002 Hyundai XG350 3.5L Accessories VIN: KMHFU45E92
Evening Techs, car was brought to us with complaint that the battery kept going dead,found a 100 milli amp draw on the system.when I pulled the fuse in the under hood fuse box that was marked power fuse, it went away. looking at diagram it controls #4ETS relay...
2003 Kia Rio Cinco 1.6L rf corner near strut VIN: KNADC165X3
This vehicle has been killing me for months. I bought it with a snapped timing belt, ended up replacing the engine, and then had to do a head gasket. Once i finally got it running I drove it for a couple of weeks with no problems and sold it. The customer brou...
2008 Lexus GX470 4.7L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: JTJBT20X38
Vehicle towed in cut off and will not restart. Vehicle has a code p1340 for cam shaft position sensor left hand side. Checked 5v ref from ecm it was good. Inspected left hand cam gear for damage to teeth and reluctor no problem found. Installed a new cam senso... Trouble codes: P1340
2001 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L No Start VIN: JN1CA31AX1
One for you Asian afficianodos. Got this 01 Maxima that had the clutch replaced. Vin says it is auto trans but this is a manual. After clutch replacement, started experiencing extended crank. Checked on Identifix and and found cases of pos crank sensor being e...
2002 Nissan Sentra GXE 1.8L No Start, no injector pulse VIN: 3N1CB51D22
first off, this my 1st time asking for help so please bear with me..i have only offered help to my fellow techs.and read what things others are dealing with. i know all about cam/crank sensor recall. was done at dealer 2004. tried new cam sensor any way. no ch...
2000 Toyota Echo 1.5L egine VIN: JTDBT1237Y
working on 2000 toyota echo .Engine light on .codes p0301 p0304 missfire cyl 1 and 4. first off check for spark and fuel. sent out injectors to b cleaned and tested . replaced #1 injector and cleaned the rest. test drove ok. 1 week later car came back with sam...
2001 Toyota Tacoma DLX 3.4L A/C control VIN: 5TEWN72N01
This is my own truck. The a/c cooling has become intermittent. When it works, it works like new. When it doesn't, the "a/c" indicator light goes out and the fan begins to blow hot air. Eventually, it comes back on, for various lengths of time, cools some more ...
2007 Toyota Avalon XLS 3.5L Servo Motor VIN: 4T1BK36B07
Hey Fellow Techs. This Avalon Has no mode control. Ck codes B1443 Air Outlet Damper control servo motor circuit. Clear codes and re ck code comes right back and can visually see no servo motor movement. Replaced servo motor assembly which also comes with passe...
2011 Toyota Camry SE 2.5L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T4BF3EK6B
Hello every one ok this car came to my shop for check engine light on for code P0017 crankshaft postion, camshaft positon correlation (B1 Sensor "B") and P0014 Camshaft postion "B" timing over advanced or system performance b1. wen I check this car i found tha... Trouble codes: P0017 (Crankshaft positon- camshaft position correlation bank 1 sensor B), P0014 (Camshaft positon B timing over advanced or system performance b 1)

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2005 Kia Optima LX 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: KNAGD12615
thanks to most everyone who offered help - was forced to temprarily abandon this completion due to customer need to use vehicle - the egr tests, map replacements (2) and all other suggestions proved very helpful, car runs great except for check engine p00401 c... Trouble codes: P0401.
2005 Mazda 3 S 2.3L compressor VIN: JM1BK32335
Sorry it was no positive to compressor, I disconnected battery for several hours with no luck. With battery connected I removed both connectors at fuse box that is located under glove box this is where microprocessor is located. With connectors disconnected re...
2002 Toyota 4Runner Limited 3.4L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT3GN87RX2
First of all thanks to those who responded. Second, yes some test results may not have been in specification and I was incorrect to say "acceptable". Basically I meant the misfiring cylinder wasn't the worst of the six therefore I didn't feel that was "the" pr... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Misfire), P0301 (Cylinder One Misfire).
2005 Toyota Tundra SR5 4.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5TBET34155
Thanks for all your replies. All of you were correct, the timing had jumped 1 tooth on each cam like i said in the update. How it jumped was one i had not seen do this on a vehicle in a while. The crank gear wore out where the keyway holds it to the crankshaf... Trouble codes: P0016, P0018.
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