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1998 Honda Accord EX 2.3L ignition keys VIN: 1HGCG565XW
hey everyone; had to replace the ignition lock and tumbler on this accord, came with 3 new keys (two black one grey). used a intermotor part # us520. which comes with a new immobilizer module attached. now i need to program the keys. i'm hoping i can just pro...
2002 Honda Accord EX 3.0L Pump VIN: 1HGCG22502
Just installed a timing belt and water pump. I did not open the power steering system but when I started the car the power steering now has air in it and I can not seem to bleed it out. Is there some trick I am missing? Bob
2005 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L Ride VIN: 5FNRL387X5
This van has bad shake from 60mph to 80 mph during acceleration and some while cruising at these speeds but goes totally away coasting. I rebalanced tires-ok, rotated front tires to rear, check front rotors to make sure rotors were in the right position. I've ...
1997 Infiniti QX4 3.3L No Start VIN: JNRAR05Y7V
Truck came in as a crank no start - customer self diagnosed as a fuel pump - my testing showed there was spark and fuel pressure but no injector pulse. Further testing found there was no voltage to the injectors. There are no codes stored. The injector voltage...
1995 Mazda Miata 1.8L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out VIN: JM1NA3536S
when we get motor to run intermitantly, when we turn cam/dist sensor to one side clockwise, vehicle run, but very poorly. removed o2 sensor upstream and egr to vent exhaust doesn't make much difference. at one point did have smoke coming from ign switch area. ...
2003 Nissan Altima 2.5L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1N4AL11D63
This was a car was one of our rental cars and about a year ago it began using oil and smoking BAD. The rings were out of it and the cat converter was shot also. So, we installed one of those low mileage Japan used engines (less than 50,000 miles) and put in a ...
2004 Nissan Maxima SL 3.5L No Start VIN: 1N4BA41E44
hello all can you help with can? [pun] i confirmed pcm no comm. volt droped all powers & grounds,good. ohm terminators in pcm ,ipdm,picture perfect can wave @ dlc 6-14,120 ohm pcm unplug, same ipdm. 60 at 6&14 ipdm & pcm pluged in, condemned pcm, installed new... Trouble codes: U1000
2009 Nissan Cube SL 1.8L "limp" mode VIN: JN8AZ28R59
I know this one is going to be a bit "outside" and not the typical drivability issue, but I figured someone might get a kick out of it and perhaps have an insight that leads to a resolution. This Cube came to me with the owner at the end of his rope and seemin... Trouble codes: P1550 (Bat current sensor), P1212 (Tcs/circ), P1574 (Ascd vhl spd sen), P1701 (Tcm)
1989 Toyota 4Runner SR5 3.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Fuel Economy
Hello IATN people, This fine machine has been violated by 2 smog shops in town, and I see why. Now here we go, first this turd runs rich at 2500 rpm and idle, the o2 was hacked with twist connectors so I installed a new denso and started testing, I can drive t... Trouble codes: 24 (intake air temp sensor)
1996 Toyota Corolla 1.6L Cuts out VIN: 1NXBA02E7T
I replaced crank sensor because it did not have any ohms but still cuts out under acceleration when hot at about 3000 rpms. Information says it may be distributor, but I would like to be sure before replacing. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thank you!

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2006 Acura TL 3.2L Reverse back-up sensor system VIN: 19UUA65556
Thank you to all who replied to my request for help on this Acura TL. At present my aunt has been in the process of having a house built, which has put her car problem on the back burner. She has not been able to drop it off for me to check further, and I am ...
2002 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L noise VIN: 2HKRL18682
Thanks to all who replied. Summary of replies: This transmission has a high failure rate. The secondary trans cooler was apparently the reason for the longevity (160k) of my trans. Adding one is recommended. Bearing and whining noise is a common indicator...
2005 Honda Pilot EX 3.5L oil leak VIN: 5FNYF18645
I will close this for now with a summary as I will schedule this vehicle to come in at a later date for further repairs. Your suggestions have given me some good direction. I'm sure that O ring on the rear main seal cover is the culprit. I will opt for dye ...
2011 Hyundai Sonata Limited 2.4L duct system VIN: 5NPEC4AC2B
OK The deed is done. I looked at my newer alldata on my desk top and found enough information to get started, printed some pictures and went is loaded for bear, or mouse. Pulled the consul and lower dash covers and the smell got worse. Pulled the seats loose a...
2006 Mazda Tribute i 2.3L alternator VIN: 4F2YZ02Z16
got this one figured out, the engine ground goes from the battery to the top starter mounting stud, i checked voltage drop there as well all was good and the stud and nut was tight i removed the cable and checked the end regardless and reinstalled , still noth...
2012 Nissan Altima 2.5L no starter oper VIN: 1N4AL2APXC
Thanks to A [...] Silva who hit the nail on the head. Problem was the brake light switch. Thanks to all who replied.
2006 Toyota Highlander 3.3L window motor VIN: JTEEP21A76
It's been working properly since mid day yesterday, kept it over night to recheck this morning and all is good. I can't definitively say what exactly fixed it but after finding that it would work properly 1 full cycle down and up after cycling the key off and...
2011 Toyota Camry Hybrid 2.4L air condition VIN: 4T1BB3EK2B
the customer has not returned to do further diagnosis, so I am going to close this post, thanks for all the replies jeralene
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