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2006 Hyundai Accent GLS 1.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: KMHCN45C56
Looking for some insight on this one. This car runs fine, has good power. The only issue is the MIL and code P0068. I have scoped the MAF and TPS together, they are tracking each other normally and there are no drop outs or glitches on either signal. The PCM h... Trouble codes: P0068 (MAF to TPS correlation error)
2010 Mazda 3 S 2.5L RF Tone Wheel VIN: JM1BL1S6XA
This car is flagging a C0033 RF Tone wheel. Code description says "This sensor is a Hall-Effect type switch that measures vehicle speed by measuring a RELUCTOR WHEEL located at each wheel." I do not see a reluctor wheel or a tone wheel. Believe this is the typ...
1995 Nissan Sentra 1.6L Mechanical VIN: 1N4AB41D9S
Hi folks, have this Nissan Sentra that the owner said was having a problem starting. He said that the starter would grind sometimes. The way he described the sound was what I thought was the starter grinding on the flywheel, but every time I got into the vehic...
2001 Nissan Maxima GLE 3.0L Surge VIN: JN1CA31D91
Vehicle came in with just a P0505 and idle would not move, ran ok, struggled a little in drive with A/C on. Found IAC shorted, visual inspection showed burnt spot in PCM. Replaced IAC and had PCM repaired. Now all I get is a idle surge, 1500 - 2200 rpm. Do idl... Trouble codes: P0505
2005 Nissan Sentra 1.8L Surge, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 3N1CB51D55
car came in with codes for cam and crank shaft sensors replaced sensors cleared codes starts and idles fine until vehicle warms up then will start to surge also when you start to move the accelerator pedal vehicle will cut out accelerator sensor1 reads .77 vol...
2002 Subaru Impreza WRX 2.0L Hesitation, Cuts out, Misfire VIN: JF1GD29672
Unplugging MAF sensor makes it run normally, tried a known good OEM MAF with no change. It would seem that it still has a bad MAF but a total of three new have been installed with zero change. Trouble codes: P0171 (System lean), P0301 (Cyl 1 misfire), P0302 (Cyl 2 misfire), P0303 (Cyl 3 misfire), P0304 (Cyl 4 misfire)
2009 Subaru Outback 3.0 R Limited 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4S4BP85C29
Car came in with misfire codes only on bank 2, test drove, could not duplicate misfire, no other problems found, cleared codes, came back after a month or so with same codes, removed front plugs on both banks and they are almost new and the correct type, still... Trouble codes: P0302 (Misfire Cylinder 2), P0304 (Misfire Cylinder 4), P0306 (Misfire Cylinder 6)
2003 Toyota Camry SE 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 4T1BE32K13
vehicle came in with replacement 02 sensor customer's son had installed. we found copper never seize in the electrical plug. we cleaned connection and cleared codes. code returned after several days of driving. replaced o2 sensor with cali emissions o2. we cal... Trouble codes: P0031
2011 Toyota RAV4 2.5L front brakes VIN: 2T3BF4DV1B
this one makes a lot noise when releasing pedal with suspension loaded as in stoping on an incline worse when cold

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2007 Nissan Armada SE 5.6L MIL Lamp on VIN: 5N1AA08C37
This one is fix.After reciving all the replies we went back and Ck the timing again and found it was off one tooth so we went and get a new chain and put the new and the old chain side by side and notice the chain stretch like 1\4inc we install the new chain a... Trouble codes: P0335 (Crankshaft Position Sensor Circuit).
2004 Toyota Sienna LE 3.3L brakes VIN: 5TDZA23C84
Removed wheel, Removed wheel speed sensors and found wheel speed sesnsors gunked up with metal. Cleaned off and ran continuity check at connection. Continuity within normal range. Checked that wheel speed sensors were measuring wheel speed when turning the whe...
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