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2009 Acura TSX 2.4L Vtec VIN: JH4CU254X9
Honda/Acura techs!! Vehicle came in with engine light on and a loud noise which appears to be coming from valve train. Noise is hard to explain, not really a rattle but almost a loud buzz. Found P0011-VTC system malfunction and p1009-VTC advance malfunction st...
1998 Honda Accord EX 2.3L shifting
Hello fellow honda techs. This post is regarding my own personal vehicle. I purchased this car with a bad transmission due to failed differential bearings. I replaced it with a Japanese transmission from eBay that had 30k "undocumented" miles. When using these...
2011 Infiniti QX56 5.6L Timing chain VIN: JN8AZ2NE0B
This engine has a noise, a mix of grinding/buzzing noise from RH bank at front of engine.It sounds similar to a power steering pump low fluid type noise only louder. Noise is loudest from high pressure pump area, loudest on pump and fuel lines. The noise is at...
2006 Nissan Sentra S 1.8L elec. throttle controls VIN: 3N1CB51D36
vehicle came in for no acceleration, upon checking the system the veh. idle'd fine but no responce on acceleration, found throttle body was bad. changed throttle body and went through relearn procedures for accelerator, and throttle without consult-II. veh. le...
2012 Nissan Armada Platinum 5.6L Back Up Lamps VIN: 5N1BA0ND2C
Hello and Thanks for looking at this tech request. This vehicle will turn on the backup lamps when the gear selector is moved to Reverse position engine running which is normal then turn lamps off for Neutral position but will turn lamps back on in Drive. Acc...

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2003 Acura TL Type-S 3.2L engine oil leak
WELL AS MOST OF YOU REPLIED IT WAS THE O-RING ON THE BACK OF THE PLATE THAT HOLDS THE REAR MAINSEAL.i have never replaced that o-ring before,but you better believe i will replacing them in the future!
2014 Acura RDX 3.5L trunk VIN: 5J8TB4H55F
thank all of you guys the problem one of the pinch switch was good so i replace the switch trunk start working the dealer did not want to look at the truck cause the rear was hit thank u guys again
2006 Honda Pilot EX 3.5L Misfire VIN: 5FNYF18406
Thanks for all the help guys, checked the timing and it was off one tooth. put on a new belt and cyl 1 was still missing. did a compression test to find that cly 1 had only 20psi. customer did not want to spend anymore money, so the car was sent back to the sh... Trouble codes: P0300, P0301, P0302, P0303, P0304, P0305.
1994 Mazda B4000 LE 4.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation VIN: 4F4CR16X6R
this is faily truck and is runnin a lot better,has a little bit more emisions that i would like but runs great.maf lite still on,went for a good used one to see but same,didn`t change.when i get more time my way i have a friend that can stay on it cause i m re... Trouble codes: 157 (signal low).
2008 Mazda 3 Mazdaspeed 2.3L Suspension VIN: JM1BK34M18
This Mazda is finally gone, always helps to go back to the beginning. I found out that the owner had installed a strut assembly on the left front (he bought it from ebay). We found out that they had sold him a strut for a regular Mazda 3, not a Mazdaspeed. ...
2002 Nissan Maxima SE 3.5L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Stall VIN: JN1DA31D12
Replaced the coolant temperature sensor and that fixed the problem. The sensor that was in the vehicle was within range and never gave any reason to replace it. Just replaced it as it was a last resort to fix vehicle. Thank you for all the help.
2006 Toyota Solara SLE 3.3L Cooling Fans VIN: 4T1FA38PX6
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