Join Now
International Automotive Technicians Network
Prev Professional Automotive Repair Technical Discussions for October 2, 2014
International Automotive Technicians' Network (iATN) - Members Only
(Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.)
Vehicle Owners: If you are seeking an automotive repair professional to service your vehicle, visit the iATN Repair Shop Finder.

Open Help Requests for Asian
Help Request Answers
1997 Honda Civic DX 1.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGEJ6225V
Hello all, hope everyone enjoyed their summer! Can't believe it's October already!! This one has us scratching our heads. The vehicle is running rich, PCM is pulling about 30% fuel (LTFT stays around negative 14-18%, STFT stays about the same). We do not have... Trouble codes: P0170 (Fuel trim system malfunction), P0172 (Fuel system is too rich)
2003 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L gauges VIN: FNRL18963B
Hello. I have this honda that the gauges the back light the odometer and the tach all shut down intermittantly. The customer said after 5 minutes on start up about 30mph just about everything on the instrument panel went dead. He pulled over and cycled the key...
2007 Lexus RX350 3.5L Unknown VIN: JTJGK31U57
Hi all and Lexus guy, car tow in for not charging we replaced new alternator and see radiator leak . we replaced new radiator . work relate - we have to discharge free-on and uninstall high pressure line and reinstall. but the a/c not cold after done all the w...
2011 Nissan Juke S 1.6L No Start VIN: JN8AF5MR7B
Hello all I am stumped on this one. This car came in with a no start condition, I pulled in and check fuel pressure from low pressure pump and had about 75 psi, you can hear high pressure pump working when cranking. There are no codes in the system at all. I t...
1997 Toyota Corolla DX 1.8L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Stall
Hi everyone and thanks in advanced. I'm working on a '97 corolla DX, The car will not start normally when it's cold unless you put your foot on the gas pedal and it has a bad hesitation once it starts, it runs much better after it warms up but it still idles k...
2005 Toyota Tundra SR5 4.7L Abs,Speedometer VIN: 5TBET34155
customer brought truck in with complaint of ECU IG 10amp fuse in interior junction box blowing after very short drive which in turn makes the abs light come on and the speedo quit working. We get it into our shop and now it blows the fuse immediately when the ...
2008 Toyota RAV4 2.4L Mechanical VIN: JTMBD33V28
hi have a issue with engine vibration only in drive or reverse no miss-fire on codes or vacuum leaks no broken engine mounts need help

Fixes & Summaries for Asian
Fix/Summary Answers
1991 Honda Accord LX 2.2L s light on VIN: 1HGCB9857M
Thanks to all that replied. The fix turned out to be having the trans control unit rebuilt. It cost $150 for the rebuilt unit and the car runs great again. Thanks again. I really appreciate it.
1999 Honda CR-V EX 2.0L valve VIN: JHLRD176XX
A long discussion with automotive machinist Mike Wasinger convinced me that this engine HAD to be running lean at high cruise to repeatedly burn exhaust valves. But fuel trims and 02 sensor readings all looked reasonable. On a hunch I swapped the injectors b...
2012 Kia Optima LX 2.4L Mechanical VIN: 5XXGM4A77C
Dale from Pennsylvania was the only one who was close. He questioned ignition timing being 180 out. Well the fix was the engine harness. They look and fit the same...untill peeling back the loom and finding 4 wires "switched" On the coil ground circuits (E...
2003 Nissan Altima SE 3.5L clutch VIN: 1N4BL11E53
Yes the help was terrific. Took sub frame all off and replaced New DMF with New clutch. Great help. Thanks Len
2008 Nissan Versa SL 1.8L clutch VIN: 3N1BC11E28
The general consensus seems that there must be air getting back into the hydraulic system most likely due to a leak in the slave cylinder, even though there is no loss of fluid. This could be due to thermal expansion/contraction in the slave cylinder. I have r...
2007 Toyota Corolla S 1.8L Mechanical VIN: 2T1BR32EX7
I want to thank all those that responded and it did turn out to be a problem within the differential, we replaced the trans with a good used unit as per customer request and she is off and running like a Toyota should.
2008 Toyota Tacoma Pre Runner 4.0L battery VIN: 5TEJU62N18
It's been 2+ weeks and the customer has not had another incident. We had the vehicle here for 4 days and could not duplicate the failure. With help from Denver from California, suggested testing the A/C clutch relay for sticking on after shut down. Pulled the ...
2009 Toyota Corolla 1.8L No Start
well, i didnot know this car had a remote starter on it tilli pulled the panel under the steering column, one of the plug ins to the remote box was unplugged, plugged it back in and it started right up, thanks guys for the replys, Trouble codes: B2784.
Prev (Also Available: All, Asian, Chrysler, European, Ford, GM.) Next