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|1996 Honda Civic DX 1.6L manual steering rack VIN: 2HGEJ6342T
Personal car which has been well maintained. Quite suddenly two inches of play appeared when steering wheel is moved left to right in the straight ahead position. I have ruled out the following causes: connection of steering wheel to the steering shaft and the...
|2004 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L Ac VIN: 5FNRL18004
the ac kicks on sometimes for a second,sometimes for up to two or three minutes. then shuts off. sometimes it comes back on sometimes it doesn't. it does have the automatic climate control and I have checked it for dtc and it shows code E for the daylight sens...
|2003 Lexus RX300 3.0L Fuel Tank VIN: JTJHF10UX3
We have to remove the fuel tank on this vehicle. Its an all wheel drive and there is no factory procedural info on this car. Can't find any into on enthusiast sites. Anyone out there "been there, done that?" thanks so much!
|2007 Lexus GX470 4.7L e brake shoes VIN: JTJBT20X77
Good evening to all Here I am in sort off a jam ,replacing rear brakes and rotors on this vehicle and sure enough the hold spring on the rear emergency brake pad is broken is there a trick to replacing this or what to do to remove axle to get clearance to get ...
|2003 Subaru Impreza WRX 2.0L vacuum VIN: JF1GD296X3
hey subi techs,help needed.so i get this wrx in.the guy rebuilt the motor at another shop and says it starts but wont rev up at all.if you crack the throttle it dies.when idling it sounds ok but off a bit.kicker is the vacuum guage reads zero at idle.so im thi...
|2003 Suzuki Aerio S 2.0L mil lamp coming on and coming off VIN: SUZUK1L1AN
when driving the light comes on under 20 mp/h as you accelerate the light comes off
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|1996 Honda Civic DX 1.6L ?rotary air control valve VIN: 2HGEJ6342T
My thanks to all 21 technicians who submitted advice. After I removed, cleaned and re-lubricated the small ball bearings the car idles normally. For the benefit of other technicians the idle air control valve (IACV)on this model can not be removed without firs...
|1998 Honda Civic EX 1.6L No start VIN: 2HGEJ8646W
Ended up being a bad ground on the side of the block. Thank for the help everyone.
|2000 Nissan Xterra SE 3.3L Oil In Coolant VIN: 5N1ED28T4Y
Thanks to you all again iatn has done it. most of you were right the oil leaking into the system was fixed when the last shop replaced the radaitor. the problem was that the system was not flushed so the systen would not cool. one of you mention useing merine ...
|2007 Suzuki SX4 2.0L imt valve VIN: JS2YB41397
The customer did not return, so I was unable to diagnose this problem. The one person that did offer help, was mildly rude, and did not provide any useful information. It definately was the IMT valve, and the ecm was definitely cycling it when it should not. I...
|1999 Toyota 4Runner Limited 3.4L Misfire VIN: JT3HN87R1X
My apology for not closing this post early,I appreciate all 12 responders but unfortunately I was not able to fix the problem,all suggestion were very helpful.The decision I made is to pull out the Left cylinder head and find out from there,I gave it back to t... Trouble codes: P0302, P0304 (misfire number 4 cylinder), P0306 (misfire number 6 cylinder).