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|1992 Lincoln Town Car Cartier 4.6L heating VIN: 1LNLM83W8N
thanks in advance for any help provided, we are pulling our hair out with a problem that seems simple. engine seems to run cool at times, running in bay the heat will be 110-120 degrees out of ducts, and engine temp is 190-195, after short drive 1 mile or so t...
|2007 Pontiac Torrent 3.4L lifters VIN: 2CKDL63FX7
Hello All Young lady brought this car to my place with a bad head gasket complaint. The next day I went outside to bring the car into the shop to verify the problem and I noticed terrible lifter ticking noise on start up and lasted a couple of minutes until it...
|2006 Toyota Sequoia SR5 4.7L 4 wheel drive VIN: 5TDBT44A16
Searched archives and saw common problem with ADD. I had on lift and operated 4x4 switch. Front shaft turns and after tapping ADD the front diff engaged. Did it many times and continued to work. Took it for a road test and it seems to go into 4 wheel. The ligh...
Fixes & Summaries for All Makes and Models
|2000 Audi A6 Quattro 2.7L MIL Lamp on VIN: WAUED24B4Y
Vacumn line got pinched when air intake was reinstalled. There is not a lot of room at the back side. Thanks for the help. Gaylord Trouble codes: 1423 (secondary air injection insuficent flow bank 1), 1411 (secondary air injection insuficent flow bank 2).
|2007 Dodge Ram 1500 SLT 5.7L Heater VIN: 3D7KS19D57
Thanks for the replies. We removed the plenum and checked the blend doors, no warpage, they seal well, and the actuator moves them properly. The mode doors also are ok. Replaced the aftermarket heater core with a Chrysler unit and cured the problem. Heat outpu...
|2013 Dodge Grand Caravan SE 3.6L transmission VIN: 2C4RDGBG0D
Problem returned a couple of days later. It would not occur until after 15 minutes driving and would set various codes with 2 being prevalent, 841 for low/reverse pressure solenoid switch and 846 for 2/4 pressure switch. I found excellent info at ...
|2002 Ford Windstar SE 3.8L Electric Window VIN: 2FMZA57492
Customer wanted vehicle back, so I wired in a toggle switch(DPDT)using the four wires off of the front electronics module. Did take the cover off one of the used units to desolder the connector to reuse and did find a burn mark on the relay that controls the ...
|2009 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 3.7L Starter VIN: 1J8GS48K99
AS MANY OF YOU SUGGESTED,THE SOLONOID WIRE AT THE STARTER HAD A BAD CONNECTION.IT LOOKED GOOD INITIALLY,BUT UPON REMOVAL OF THE LOCKING CONNECTOR,THE CONNCTION WAS SEVERELY DEGRADED.JUST PUT THE NEW CONNECTOR ON THE SIGNAL WIRE AND ALL IS WELL.THANKS TO EVERYO...
|2005 Mini Cooper 1.6L No Start VIN: WMWRC33495
Sorry for closing this post so late,Thank you for 10 members who offered help , after applying every ones suggestions I was still not able to get the car running properly. I convinced the owner to take the car back to the dealer where she brought it from,a wee...