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|2014 Honda Accord Plug-In 2.0L maintenance Minder VIN: 1HGCR2F76E
One of my long time customers recently purchase a new 2014 Honda EX 2.4L with CVT. (The VIN incorrectly identified this car as a 2.L plug in hybrid.) This car has a sophisticated computer driven algorithm called "maintenance minder" which calculates maintenanc...
|2003 Infiniti G35 3.5L Stereo/Ac
The stereo / Ac doesn't work, heater stay and there is no way to control it. Stereo also not able to control it, because there is a cassette in there you can hear the stereo working when you turn the stereo on. I replaced the circuit board but nothing . So don...
|2005 Infiniti G35 X 3.5L R/F Axle
New customer with no money (is there any other kind). Apparently someone did an axle boot repair on R/F inner section of CV joint. I could not figure out why until I called for a new axle...$700.00. No aftermarkets available/made apparently. So axle came in ha...
|2009 Nissan Maxima S 3.5L intellikey - starting VIN: 1N4AA51E89
This was towed in - no start, key not recognized. Using a snap-on solus ultra we could go through about 80% of the diagnostics leading to the steering wheel lock module. Replaced with reservations, as the last part of the procedure is to register the intellike...
Fixes & Summaries for Asian
|2007 Honda Pilot EX 3.5L ignition VIN: 2HKYF18417
Reflashed PGM with current software and adjusted all the valves. Relearned the crank value via scan tool. No more misfire. Thankyou all!
|1995 Lexus ES300 3.0L Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT8GK13T6S
Well its been a few weeks now. and the customer has not returned. I went over every sensor on this vehicle with a fine comb. i still had no data or codes. no scan tool would pull it. while going over all the sensors, i touched the ECT sensor. and found it was ...
|2004 Nissan Sentra 1.8L No Start, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1CB51D84
I followed the advice recieved and replaced both Crank and Cam sensors with OEM, I have waited a reasonable amout of time now with the vehicle in customer care. I followed up with the customer yesterday and all is well. Thank-you All Trouble codes: P0335 (p0340- Code Set after new cam sensor install), P0340.
|2011 Nissan Versa SL 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3N1BC1AP9B
Well, I have to send this out not completely repaired. This car had so much wrong with it and all was fixed excepting the Throttle Motor issue. I had one final wire harness end with 2 wires one black and one purple, I never found out where this went. It was le... Trouble codes: P2100 (Throttle Motor Control Relay), P2101 (Electric Throttle Control Function).
|2003 Toyota Sienna LE 3.0L monitors VIN: 4T3ZF13CX3
Thanks to all that replied. This car finally came back in with the same 3 pending codes. I separated the tank from the canister and smoke/pressure tested it and it had no leaks. I then replaced the canister and had the car re-driven after putting a half tan...