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    CEL is on when it's off...

    That is definitely an "intermittent" problem!
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    CEL is on when it's off...

    Sure! Why not? Never too old to learn something new...
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    CEL is on when it's off...

    This will be a "have you ever heard of this before" thread... Friend of mine has a 2002 Volvo, was a freebie, had been in some type of accident, was repaired, ran for awhile, then given to my friend as a second car. He is going to junk it soon, so not looking to actually repair it... Here's...
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    Code 300 - random misfire

    I am surprised as well...! Last time I cleared the codes was in January, and haven't had to do it anymore. An earlier post had suggested that keeping the tank a bit over 1/4 might help, which I thought to be ironic as the wife likes to drive till it hits E, then wants her 6'4" husband to take...
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    Code 300 - random misfire

    Wow! Just realized I never posted back on here to this thread! Couple cans of seafoam, and the wife has been keeping the gas tank above 1/4, and the check engine light has been off now for several months! It even passed the NYS inspection earlier this month with flying colors!!! Probably just...
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    Code 300 - random misfire

    Yellow jackets and hornets are not the same. Equally nasty... Car is definitely drivable, just that stinking check engine light coming on! NY inspection is good till next year, so I have time to keep playing with it...!
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    Code 300 - random misfire

    Sorry it has taken me so long to get back to you. Life interrupts the best of plans. Still having the same issue, although it did go away for about a month after I cleaned the MAF. Air filter is relatively new. My biggest problem is having the car here when I'm home! The boy has soccer...
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    Code 300 - random misfire

    That's the only code, the other things are what I plan to start looking at this weekend, actually Sunday, when I have a day off!
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    Code 300 - random misfire

    Hi Nick. No, I have not seen any oil leaks. When I changed the coil packs last month, everything was dry... I'm fairly certain I'm going to be pulling my hair on this one!
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    Code 300 - random misfire

    Please fill out the following to ask a question. MAKE:Toyota MODEL:Corolla YEAR:2000 MILES:132,000 ENGINE: DESCRIBE ISSUE....Been having an issue with this code for the past year or so. The first thing I did was replace the spark plugs, figured it can't hurt, they hadn't been replaced in...
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    Belt? Or chain?

    That helps. Thanks!
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    Belt? Or chain?

    Thanks Nick. Not to nitpick, but that chain does not appear to be very long, considering this is for a V6. Sorry for the late reply, but I just got home from a 13.5 hour shift, not counting the 45 minute drive each way!
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    Belt? Or chain?

    Please fill out the following to ask a question. MAKE: dodge MODEL: grand caravan sxt YEAR: 2005 MILES: 190,000 ENGINE: 3.8 DESCRIBE ISSUE....leaking head gasket Ok, I know what the problem is! While I am in there to fix this issue, I plan on replacing the water pump and the timing chain...
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    Stall/no start issue

    Hi Nick! I don't "know" that there aren't any codes stored, just that he said the CEL wasn't on. I wasn't to keen on doing diagnostics in the middle of the road, at 9pm, in 30 degree Fahrenheit (that would be about 0 degrees Celsius) temps. Ironically, I "tried" listening for the fuel pump to...
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    Stall/no start issue

    Thanks guys. The irony to this story is that my neighbor was leaving on vacation yesterday, so the truck will be sitting for a while! Once he gets back, we can troubleshoot some.
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    Stall/no start issue

    CEL is not on, btw...
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    Stall/no start issue

    Please fill out the following to ask a question. MAKE:Nissan MODEL:Titan YEAR:2005 MILES: ENGINE:8 cylinder DESCRIBE ISSUE....hi guys, happy thanksgiving! So, last night my neighbor down the road had his truck stall out in front of my house. Cranks just fine, just won't start. Every once in a...
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    Tire Leaking

    Can of fix-a-flat and it will be good to go!!!
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    Volvo engine in a boat

    I'm thinking this one will require lots of continuity testing and voltage testing...
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    Volvo engine in a boat

    Supposedly has power at the coil. First thing I asked him. Haven't seen it yet, just going from a conversation in a noisy restaurant this morning...