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2000 Honda CR-V LX 2.0L alternator VIN: JHLRD1842Y
Well Honda guys, this one is interesting. Just wondering if the PCM got damaged from very high voltage 19+ volts. Replace the alternator. Charging system works fine in park or neutral. After driving about a mile it quits charging. If you put the trans in neutr...
2004 Hyundai Santa Fe 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: KM8SB12B64
Customer can drive around town and on local roads with no problem. We know this can happen for at least 2 months of driving. Customer goes on a trip, and uses cruise control. After at least 50 miles of steady cruise, at 82 to 83 MPH (we know this by looking at... Trouble codes: P0121 (TPS Values out of Range)
2008 Hyundai Tucson GL 2.0L heating VIN: KM8JUC8CX8
Hi guys I have puzzler of a problem.2008 Tucson that blows nice hot air out of the drivers side and the passenger side cold air. The vehicle does not have two heat zones. The controls are Manuel. I put a camera in the vents and can see the hot /cold door open ...
2007 Kia Sportage LX 2.7L Engine Noise VIN: KNDJE72307
2007 Kia Sportage 2.7L V-6 Runs and drives perfect, but has an upper end Engine noise, right Cylinder head (closest to firewall) Describing the level of loudness, I would say slight to medium, just enough to make you think something is wrong. We have removed t...
2004 Lexus LX470 4.7L ride control VIN: JTJHT00W44
Thanks fellow iatners for your upcoming help on this one. This lexus has a few issues. Codes are c1763 which is the only hard code that comes back. Its for abnormal oil pressure. Then accompanied by a c1732 hcs frt leveling circuit. C1733 hcs rear gate circuit...
1980 Mazda RX-7 GS 1.1L Hesitation, Cuts out, Stall VIN: SA22C62883
Need some help with this rotary engine. The car is low on power like it is running out of fuel. I installed a new fuel pump that the customer brought and now I have 5psi when you dead head the pump and the flow is 1.5 qts per minute. I think it needs a carb ki...
2008 Mazda CX-7 Touring 2.3L v v t VIN: JM3ER29358
Removed valve cover for further diagnosis, and it was very much filled with sludge, so pulled oil pan and found oil pickup strainer 30% plugged, and a lot of sludge inside the engine. Looking at the timing chain, the tech could see one link broken on one side....
2007 Scion tC 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire VIN: JTKDE17707
car was brought in for misfire on cylinder #2 and #3 found that they only had 30psi of compression pulled head sent off reinstalled with Toyota parts it starts fine but has very rough idle and no power all the same codes as when we started I read another post ... Trouble codes: P0300, P0302, P0303, P2237

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2000 Honda Odyssey EX 3.5L No Spark COP
Jamie from South Carolina - You Nailed It!! it was corroded plug by battery.
2000 Isuzu Trooper Limited 3.5L spark VIN: JACDJ58X5Y
Ok, so after many test it turns out that the ECM was bad. It gets signal from the crank sensor and the cam sensor. No output to the ignition module to fire the coils. The shop that towed it to us decline the repairs and towed it back to their shop.
2002 Kia Sedona EX 3.5L Charging VIN: KNDUP13112
Thank you for all the help the problem was found to be a over charging alternator. Replace alternator and all has been good since.
1997 Lexus ES300 3.0L MIL Lamp on
SPECIAL THANKS TO TIMOTHY [...] was correct, while I do have access to AllData the location of the diagram I needed was in a section of AllData under Powertrain Management. Even as a young experienced technician it ...
2004 Nissan Quest SL 3.5L unknown VIN: 5N1BV28U44
Thank you for all the input. We received suggestions including double checking the exhaust hangers, checking cats for loose insides,double wall front pipe issue, fuel lines contacting body which led us to make sure there is enough clearance between the firewal...
2009 Nissan Titan LE 5.6L 2nd gear VIN: 1N6BA07F09
I think clutch pack was starting to go bad and him being a friend, told him to either rebuild trans or trade it in. he chose the latter. sorry we will never know the true fix. thanks for your replies.
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