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|2008 Chevrolet Tahoe LTZ 5.3L Mechanical VIN: 1GNFK13028
This is my question we put the motor in no problems start it up runs great for about 2 minutes then all of a sudden this horrible noise from the top end and starter to misfire this engine came compete with spark plus to oil filter and the oil pressure fine and...
|1997 Dodge Ram 3500 5.9L power steering pump VIN: 1B7MF36D8V
Hi Group, Have this Ram 3500 that came in for a power steering pump because it was leaking from front seal only.Also replaced hydroboost unit just because it was the original unit,customer wanted.Bled PS pump & out the door.About a week later ,he says PS quits...
|2004 Ford E-450 Super Duty 6.0L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1FDXE45P04
Hi all, working on a 6.0 Powerstroke that is very hard to start cold. Once it warms up, she seems to run fine. However the customer stated that the engine cut out on the road and prior to that, the instrument cluster gauges went bezerk. I have not been able to... Trouble codes: P0611 (p0603-), P0603 (p0562-), P0562 (p0299-), P0299 (b1318-), B1318 (b1317-), B1317
|2006 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L power steering VIN: 1FMYU93196
Not very often if at all you see one of these lose power steering vehicle stationary whether at idle or 2500 rpm. At idle with a factory oem pump we measure the correct pressure spec at 800 psi and 1200 psi at 2500 rpm. Once the vehicle is in motion say over 2...
|1985 Jeep CJ7 4.2L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1JCCF87E3F
This jeep is failing calif emission inspection for high nox readings.vehicle has been converter to fuel injection,has a mopar performance kit eo# d-265-27.verified eo # is correct for calif emissions,verified correct installation,very clean job & vehicle runs ...
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|1995 Chevrolet Camaro 3.4L No Start, no inj. pulse VIN: 2G1FP32S4S
Well this one has turned into a project car. I've shoved it to the side and work on it when I have time. I want to thank everyone who responded and I did check all of the items mentioned. There is next to no endplay, I load checked every wire in the system, a... Trouble codes: 82 (3X signal malfunction).
|2005 Dodge Neon SXT 2.0L camshaft position sensor VIN: 1B3ES56CX5
replaced cmp and ckp sensors with oem sensors and fixed concern thank you all for the help
|2006 Ford Explorer XLS 4.0L Bank 2 rich 60% VIN: 1FMEU62E86
Thanks for all your help. Tim & Bill, you got it right on the head. This car's harness is a nightmare, B2S1 wire exposed and touched ground, causing that rich running condition and damaged and plugged bank 2 cat.
|2009 Ford Taurus SEL 3.5L Engine
Costumer didn't want to repair it, he thought it was very expensive. Hope he changes his mind and bring it back. Thanks for all suggestions
|2003 Jaguar S-Type 3.0L No Start VIN: SAJEA01T73
Thanks for all the help. After cleaning connections at all the CAN modules, I tried to do a ECM recalibration with IDS. It had failed before but this time when IDS instructed me to disconnect the battery I kept the terminals shorted for 20 minutes,then contin...
|2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L ignition VIN: 1J4HR58N35
I apreciate all the help received, I ended up, getting a locksmith and did the reprogramming and got it ready to run.
|2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4.7L transmission VIN: 1J4HR58N35
Hello, thanks for all the help received. I replaced ECM and problem solved. I guess most of people that suggested for a ecm replacement were right.
|2005 Nissan Altima S 2.5L No Start VIN: 1N4AL11D55
Wow! I already closed this help request, but yet here it is still open! I guess all my typing was lost. Weird. I did finally look at the car again. Replaced the crank sensor per the two Nissan guys. Still has the same problem. I also tried Victor's trick of di...