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2009 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT 5.3L monitors not set VIN: 1GCEK290X9
Hi group, This truck will not reset emission monitors to pass our Pa inspection,the cat monitor will show up ready after driving for about 45 min. but the 3 others evap , o2, and 02 heater will not set . we replaced the pcm with a oem and deasler reflas...
2010 Chevrolet Tahoe LS 5.3L Cooling Systems VIN: 1GNUKAE01A
the car camne in overheating with a blown radiator aftert we got all done everything seemed fine but thge rad fan comes on prematurely before the engine even comes up to temp and stays on longer than normal after it is shut off theh temp reads ok on the sc...
2013 Chevrolet Equinox LT 2.4L Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Misfire
car will start and idle fine when cold. When hot the problem starts.. If you take the car for a drive once it is fully warmed up... after driving for a few min. when you come to a stop while your foot is still on the brake the car will surge. not a... Trouble codes: P0300
1997 Ford F-250 HD XLT 7.3L Hesitation, Misfire VIN: 1FTHX25F8V
This 7.3 starts ok and runs decent however it seems to have a misfire mostly when warmed up. Especially when pulling a grade. It smokes a little when cold but pretty much nothing when warm. It pulls ok around 1500 rpm but stutters after that most of the ti...
1999 Ford F-150 Lariat 5.4L No Start VIN: 2FTRX18L3X
so we have a 99 ford f150 that was towed in by the customer customer couldn't get the truck to start so they did a fuel pump and filter still didn't start so they brought it to us the truck cranks no starts added false fuel and it will start and run checke... Trouble codes: P1000
2010 Ford Escape Hybrid 2.5L No start/no “ready” light VIN: 1FMCU4K30A
Vehicle has a no start/ “ready” light does not come on intermittently. Was able to duplicate when vehicle sat outside in the sun most the day. Turned key to start, all lights come on but no “ready” light and vehicle will not move. No stop safe message but ...
2003 GMC Sierra 2500 HD SLE 6.6L loss of AC and Turn signals VIN: 1GTHK231X3
My Personal vehicle-just bought it 8 months ago-this problem just came up in the last 2 months-Intermittent No Crank-No check engine light no glow plug light low washer light comes on-happened 4 times-waited a little while and would restart-then it happene...
2006 Isuzu i-350 3.5L dash VIN: 1GGDT136X6
when I shot off vehicle and pull the key out the tumbler dash lights come back on like you are turning the ignition on , if you put the key back in the tumbler the dash lights go back out , also if you take the key out at times the dash light don't come ba...
2009 Toyota Sienna LE 3.5L Cuts out, Stall VIN: 5TDZK23C19
Vehicle arrived CEL Lamp, scanned and diagnosed P0011 possible VVT oil control solenoid bank 1 (intake) Disassembly intake plenum components, tested intake cam oil solenoid to find stuck, checked and cleaned oil screen, renewed with Toyota unit, reassemble... Trouble codes: P0011 (Intake Cam A)
2013 Toyota Sienna XLE 3.5L Compressor VIN: 5TDYK3DC1D
Not looking for help with this vehicle. Just posting to help the next guy working on a Toyota a/c system. The Flow Sensor needs to be above 3.76 volts with the a/c off or the a/c amplifier will not engage the clutch. It can be engaged with a scanner. The...
2003 Volkswagen Beetle GLS 2.0L Driver power mirror VIN: 3VWCK21Y03
Driver power mirror inop, customer replaced switch and driver door module, still inoperative. Cecked voltage to door module and switch, voltage in spec. Can see command from switch to mirror with scan tool, and mirror will move with jumper wires and 12 vol...
2006 Volkswagen Beetle 2.5 2.5L Poor Idle Quality, Stall, Misfire VIN: 3VWPW31C86
Vehicle will run terrible after awhile, when it is running good we remove oil cap and it runs bad with lots of crankcase vacuum . When hose removed and plugged off at valve cover there is no crankcase vacuum and seems to run good. What is normal crankcase ... Trouble codes: P0171 (Lean upper limit reached), P0300 (Multiple misfire), P0301 (Cyl. 1 misfire), P0303 (cyl. 3 misfire)
2007 Volkswagen Rabbit 2.5 2.5L Clutch VIN: WVWAR71K37
Clutch Pedal is nearly on the floor, can't even pump it to get it to disengage to put it in 1st gear. Brake Master Cylinder is full of fluid, which supplies the Clutch Master. Question:1-Is there anything I should beware of replacing the Master & Slave ...
2015 Volkswagen Golf S 1.8L Compressor VIN: 3VW217AU3F
Ok first off this thing is called a TSI not an S but I could not find the correct car in the sites list, the A.C. compressor will not work, I've changed the compressor, pressure sensor and the control head and still nothing! I keep get this code (B10A915 a...

Fixes & Summaries for All Makes and Models
Fix/Summary Answers
2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LT 6.2L latch VIN: 3GCPKSE22D
Ok I looked at this truck again and found that the inner door handle is hanging up on the door panel. After fiddling with the door panel I was able to get the door handle to close allowing the lock to unlock as it should. Thanks for the responses and all good ...
2017 Chevrolet Suburban Premier 5.3L No crank- Steering column Locked VIN: 1GNSKHKC6H
Thank you to everyone who has replied back. The customer. Requested we stop looking for problem and picked up vehicle. We did not find the problem at this point. If I hear what fixed this problem I will update site. Thank you
2000 Ford Focus Sony Limited Edition 2.0L compressor VIN: 1FAFP3433Y
Thanks for all that replied. Turns out this one was one for the books. During the testing I had thought about the fact that unless the fan switch is on the a/c will not work. I had another fan switch so I plugged it up and turned it on and off, nothing happene...
2008 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 6.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FDAF57R18
removed dpf again, had it burnt out, at our local truck dealer, reinstalled it same problem, customer took truck and has not brought it back, will post more when truck returns Trouble codes: P2463 (Dpf filter full), P246C.
2012 Ford F-550 Super Duty XL 6.7L Trans has no forward no reverse VIN: 1FDUF5GT8C
Thanks to all that responded to my call for help. The towing company pulled the trans out and brought it back to the trans shop. This is what they found. The weld broke on the 4-5-6 Drum on the 6R140. I don't know if that makes sense but if that's true then I ...
2014 Ford Focus SE 2.0L Accessories VIN: 1FADP3F22E
The front control interface control module have to be program after instalation,got to dealer for programming, thanks to all
2015 Ford F-450 Super Duty XL 6.8L intake manifold runner VIN: 1FDUF4GY5F
Well, the truck was needed and had to leave. It did not come back after my testing. I gathered the fuel trims as posted which to me did not point me anywhere. I did not get an actual measurement of the EBP via the O2 ports. I had previously driven the truck w...
2017 Volvo XC90 T6 Momentum 2.0L MIL Lamp on VIN: YV4A22PK8H
As per suggested here, I smoked the intake with the pcv hose off and sure enough the check valve was bad. The valve is part of the resonator and can not be replaced separately. Once replaced, fuel trims returned to normal and all was well. Just a heads up, rem... Trouble codes: P1700, P1706.
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