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1995 Chevrolet Lumina 3.1L headgasket
customer can't afford headgasket job and wants to use sealer. Which sealer works better ( blue devil or K-seal). I did the compression tester test 3 times and the blue liquid didn't change to the color yellow. My 4 gas anilizer is down right now. The car doesn...
1998 Ford Ranger Splash 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 1FTYR10C3W
Car runs much better after putting the head back on, but still has a rough idle, and a misfire in between shifts. The exhaust pops on decel. Also around 1800 RPM the engine breaks up, not a steady misfire but as if it's losing fuel. Put a scope on ignition c...
2004 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Stall
After replacing the two converters car runs and drives great. The problem I am having is when it gets hot it will stall when put in reverse or drive. It will not stall when coming to a stop. I have replaced IAC,smoked intake found one bad vac hose,and taken it...
2005 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.3L Stall VIN: 1FMCU95H05
Well first off this customer had this Escape towed in to a local Ford dealer because the vehicle would stall and display "STOP SAFELY NOW" message. The vehicle's engine will shut off and the only way to restart the vehicle is to clear the code. The local Ford ... Trouble codes: P1A0C
2001 Hyundai Santa Fe GLS 2.7L No Start VIN: KM8SC83D61
This vehicle was towed to me for a no-start condition . There is no MIL lamp and the starter will not function . I have checked for a remote starter problem and it does not have one . With the relay cover off I can manually work the relay and cause the starter...
2004 Volvo S60 2.5T AWD 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1RH59H94
Customer has complained that the vehicle will intermittently go into limp mode. When warm, the engine would sometime start in limp mode. Now the vehicle is constantly in limp, and has a very rough idle. Pulled code 91b7 with my Solus. Visually checked throttl... Trouble codes: P2111

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2004 Chevrolet Trailblazer LS 4.2L gas gauge some times works ,radio loss of bass VIN: 1GNET16S14
Thank you all for your responses ... the fix for the radio issue was replacement of all 4 speakers.The problem for the fuel gauge was the connection at the sender/pump assembly.thanks again. Ari.
2009 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD LT 6.0L engine
Thanks to Robert from ny hit this one out of the park camshaft on # 1 cyl was galled up on both sides of the ramp could feel it compared to other rocker no more noise and po301 gone forever
2009 Ford Ranger XLT 2.3L shift sol b VIN: 1FTYR10D89
Sorry it took so long to close. i needed to make sure this truck was fixed. i followed yalls advise and hooked up a low amp probe to the Sol B circuit at the PCM. while monitoring the fault data and current rate i drove it for a few days. until it finally faul...
2007 Jaguar XJR 4.2L No Start VIN: SAJWA73C87
My snap on and Autel scanners were not able to access the ECM to clear codes, but my Matco scanner did which got it back it running again. I was able to clear all codes from the computer and do an adaptive relearn. I cleaned and checked the ECM and ABS wire ...
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