2001-2003 Chevrolet Silverado Ignition Distributor System Corrosion – Inspect / Replace

download Recall involving certain 2001-03 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra model vehicles, equipped with a 4.3L V6 (RPO L35 – VIN W or RPO LU3 – VIN X) engine. The ignition distributor cap and rotor in these vehicles may corrode and cause ignition system failure. This condition may result in rough engine idle, misfire, stalls, …

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2004 Honda Accord DTC P2422: EVAP Canister Vent Shut Valve Stuck Closed Malfunction

download Turn the ignition switch ON (II). Clear the DTC with the HDS. Remove the fuel fill cap for 5 seconds , then install it. Start the engine. Hold the engine speed at 3,000 rpm with no load (in Park or neutral) until the radiator fan comes on, then let it idle. Monitor the OBD …

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1999-2007 Chevrolet Silverado DTC P0446 (Restricted/ Blocked Evap Vent Path) Set, Check Engine Light On

download Subject: DTC P0446 (Restricted/Blocked EVAP Vent Path) Set, Check Engine Light On (Replace Evaporative Emission (EVAP) Vent Valve Solenoid Assembly and Add/Relocate Filter Box Using Service Kit) Condition Some customers whose vehicles are operated in dusty type environments, such as farming or mining off-road type applications, may comment about the illumination of the check …

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2001 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 Brake Caliper Removal & Installation

download 1. Remove or disconnect the following: 2 / 3 of the brake fluid from the master cylinder Tire and wheel assembly 2. Using a C-clamp or the equivalent, compress the caliper piston until the caliper piston bottoms in the bore. Brake hose at caliper by removing the inlet fitting bolt. Plug the line. Caliper …

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2004–2009 Toyota Highlander Transmission Fluid or Gear Oil Seepage from Transfer Case Vent

download Some 2004 – 2009 model year Highlander, 2001 – 2005 model year RAV4, and 2004 – 2010 model year Sienna AWD (4WD) vehicles may display a transmission fluid or gear oil seepage from a vent on the right side of the transfer case. The seepage is from the transfer RH (right-hand) bearing retainer No. …

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