Question Answered: Air conditioning system reset
April 01, 2010, 12:04 PM
If you have air in the system it will not work correctly. You'll need to get another ac service where the remove the 134a, and vacuum the system fro 30minutes, then reinstall the 134. If still a no go(compressor wont turn on) then there is a problem with one of the sensors.
Question Answered: Problem with car
January 04, 2010, 09:34 AM
usually happens when the tires are going bald if you're on dry even road when it happens
Question Answered: When should I tune up my XB?
January 04, 2010, 09:32 AM
It's our practice here at a Scion only shop to replace the reg plugs with NGK irudiums for better idle and longer tune up intervals.
Question Answered: Timing Chain replacement
January 04, 2010, 09:30 AM
I have one customer with 190,000 on the same chain with no problems, not a wear item unless abused.
Question Answered: front brakes & rotors
January 04, 2010, 09:29 AM
the hub centering rings are for your rims so the weight is not on the lugs. The lug nuts had to be loose to cause that issue.
Question Answered: failed emissions test
January 04, 2010, 09:26 AM
change the oil and spark plugs and make sure the car is at operating temp before you take it in. Also don't shut it off while you're there to keep the cat hot and working correctly.
Question Answered: changing the AC belt.
January 04, 2010, 09:24 AM
no the a/c belt is easy to change, the bottom bolt on the alt. is really tight thou. Check the p/s belt while you're there, the whole job should take 30 minutes and you'll need to remove the pass. half of the front splash sheild.
Question Answered: Dash lights came on
January 04, 2010, 09:22 AM
WHen a code is set in the computer for the engine all three lights come on. It's either a p0013 or a misfire code. Changing the spark plugs is the best way to go for a first step.
Question Answered: "Service Engine Soon" Warning Light
January 04, 2010, 09:17 AM
code P0325 is in all Nissan/Infiniti's so don't bother with it. THe car runs the same with it in memory or not and will not set the light. THe p0400 is the transducer below the egr valve.