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1997 Honda Accord LX 2.2L Obd2 VIN: 1HGCD5631V
Customer came in for nysi , i check the montiors all not set road test them got them to set hook up the state machine shut off car and restart run thur the machine fail for all the montiors not set. Once you shut car off all montiors go back . Check all fuses....
2007 Honda CR-V EX 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: JHLRE48527
Checked and cleared code P0341. This code only sets after an overnight sit and sets within a minute. Do not feel any drive-ability issues. Seems much like an Acadia recently that turned out to be a stretched timing chain. Your thoughts on where to head diagnos... Trouble codes: P0341
2007 Kia Sportage LX 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: KNDJF72497
The car had a blown head gasket we replaced the head because it had a crack cylinder head on number 2,we got the new head and noticed that the tread for the timing belt tensioner was bigger so we got a new tensioner that fit it, installed head and timed engine... Trouble codes: P0011 (Intake over advance bank 1)
2001 Lexus GS430 4.3L no crank VIN: JT8BL69S41
I have this lexus that keeps blowing the am2 fuse every time the key is turned to the run position. I checked the wiring diagrams and the coils, noise filters, starter relay, ecm and park/nuetral switch are all I can see on the circ. I unplugged all coils, bot...
2000 Mazda B3000 Troy Lee 3.0L No Start VIN: 4F4YR16V7Y
have no spark and noticed source voltage at all 4 wires at coil tower, red wire should only have power Trouble codes: P0320
2004 Mazda 6 S 3.0L Mechanical VIN: 1YVHP80D34
Hey guys. This Mazda was towed in would not come out of park. Found shift interlock cable frozen in sheath.Replaced complete cable and car left operating correctly. Towed back within a day with same complaint.Me having taken a day off work another technician l...
1994 Toyota Camry LE 2.2L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, No power VIN: 4T1SK12E4R
We inherited this vehicle from another shop who had it for a month with no repair succes, even after replacing many parts. Every system related to driveability has been checked. I am not stisfied with the ignition waveform, but no ignition parts will correct i...
2007 Toyota FJ Cruiser 4.0L No Start, MIL Lamp on VIN: JTEBU11F37
Vehicle was driven home by owner and parked. Next morning, cranks but will not run. Owners neighbor checked it out and still not running. They called me next day. Checked for rodent damage...none found. Battery, 10.9vdc cranking. 1/4 tank of fuel. Checked a... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Miss Fire.)
2011 Toyota Corolla S 1.8L radio VIN: 2T1BU4EE2B
Radio comes on when car is started and shuts off in about 2 seconds. Then comes back on in about 2 minutes. Acts like a relay popping and then coming back on, but doesn't do it again all the time that it is continuously on. Not sure what to check on this.

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2003 Honda Accord LX 2.4L radio and hvac VIN: 1HGCM56423
hi all, it seams that this has been issue with the accord for about that year model. the fix it to replace a board in the radio and my sister is not going to spend the 1200 dollars for the part. there are a few sites that explain that the issue is only a resis...
1999 Mazda Protege DX 1.6L Special Tool for drive axles/side gears VIN: JM1BJ2220X
Yes as many said, You do not need a special tool to hold the side gears as you do a clutch on a Mazda. I did put rolled up cardboard in one side. Not sure if it helps. The car has been done and gone for awhile now. Sorry so late
1983 Nissan 720 2.4L Excessive Emissions VIN: JN6ND06S8D
Replaced ECM and fixed it. Vehicle passed emissions
2005 Subaru Forester XS L.L. Bean Edition 2.5L ground to drail valve VIN: JF1SG67605
Don't know if I would call it a fix.We took care of the code po457 with the purge valve, but to this day we still don't have a ground to the drain (vent) valve,however with the monitors ready we don't have a check engine light!!??I think the info is wrong abou...
2006 Suzuki Forenza Premium 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: KL5JD56Z26
ok first I would like to thank all that replied. iatn is a great resource for techs worldwide! Now lets get into fixing this veh. cust. of this veh. was a second owner who bought someone elses problems. so after back probing both o2 sensors and watching th... Trouble codes: P0138 (B1/B2 high voltage).
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