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2006 Chrysler 300 C 5.7L Engine VIN: 1C3H9E3H76
Hi Guys this Chrysler has a blow up the engine, the coolant dropped and no 6 and 8 cyl has lost compression. We put a camera down no 6 plug hole and the piston has copped a hiding. I am having trouble buying and engine in Australia and thought you guys in the ...
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2006 Hyundai Tiburon GT 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHHN65F46
Vehicle runs fine. Throw p0340 at second startup after clearing. Checked cam timing engine in time. When monitoring scan tool rise and fall or cam / crank correlation at idle will go out of spec. Spec is 36/98. When acting up will go 111/60. When rev engine ... Trouble codes: P0340 (Cam sensor code)
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2003 Mercury Grand Marquis GS 4.6L a/c clutch
This throws a trouble code po1462 for the ACP. It passes the KOEO and you can see the compressor clutch engage during the test. I am confused with only one wire going to the ACP sensor,There are 3 wires and 2 pins in the sensor but only one contacts one pin. N...
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2000 Mitsubishi Montero Sport LS 3.0L Unknown VIN: JA4MT31H1Y
With a scanner preformed actuator switch test . at control relay , 2nd solenoid, l/r solenoid, od solenoid, ttc solenoid, and under drive solenoid, they all click, trans fluid smells good and is red. 1. 2. 3. 4 show up on scanner. but will not shift into overd...
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1985 Oldsmobile Cutlass Ciera LS 2.5L Drivability VIN: 1G3AJ19RXF
Hi, I hope someone can offer help with this problem child car. 1985 Olds Cutlass Ciera 2.5L, came in with 13 O2 Sensor, 42 Electronic Spark Timing, and 35 Idle Air Control codes. The is very high, 2200 to 2400 RPM. Cleared codes and the only one to come back i...
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2005 Cadillac CTS V 5.7L Hesitation, Surge VIN: 1G6DN56S45
I have tried getting this car back to shop but have been to busy. Tested with stability control off by pressing and holding trac buttion for 5secs. issue still happens. Tps was replaced but not sure if was an oem or how long ago. Will update when fix is ma...
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2007 Cadillac CTS 3.6L Ignition lock/ shift interlock VIN: 1G6DP57797
I'm pleased to report that a PCM did fix this car. It seems of all the replies to this post, everyone said "PCM". I did use my lab-scope to look at what should be a clean 0-7v square-wave pattern on the data lines and found it somewhat square and rough. Not...
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2001 Ford Ranger Edge 3.0L Airbag Light VIN: 1FTYR14U11
WELL,AFTER SPENDING SOME TIME RECHECKING CONNECTIONS,THE CUSTOMER INFORMS ME THAT THE LIGHT BEING ON IS NOT EVEN AN ISSUE TO HIM.HE STATES THAT SOMETIMES IT ACTUALLY GOES OFF FOR A FEW DAYS.TOLD ME TO FORGET ABOUT IT.
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2006 Honda Civic EX 1.8L Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 2HGFG128X6
Well yes I think I fixed it. The jury is still out until I hear back from the customer. But because of the required time limit on how long my post can be open as per IATN standards I am forced to close this post prematurely. However I will include a summery wh...
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1995 Nissan Quest GXE 3.0L Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 4N2DN11W7S
I ran a wire from the oxygen sensor signal to the engine control module and the scan tool was now reading proper switching of the oxygen sensor. The 300mv I had before must be the default value for the ECM if there is a problem with the signal circuit. I trace... Trouble codes: 34 (Knock Sensor circuit).
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1989 Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera 3.3L door lock VIN: WP0EB093XK
Sure enough...found broken blue / yellow wire in door jam broken. Can I fix without removing door? Thank You! Jeff
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