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    Cub Cadet misfires at high rpm.

    Cub Cadet LT 1024 24 hp pops & misfires @ high rpm. Have ckd valves, cleaned fly wheel & ign coils, put in new gas, and replaced plugs. My next step will be to pull the carb abd clean it. Motor runs good @ idle and low rpm. Any suggrstions would be great. Kettle
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    rear disk brakes not releasing

    I Thank you guys for all the replies. They were all helpful to me. especially the pictures. The hose I was asking about was a breather hose for the rear end. The problem was the hose from the frame to the splitter, which are made together. It was acting like a check valve. I replaced it and now...
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    rear disk brakes not releasing

    Please fill out the following to ask a question. MAKE: jeep MODEL: Cherokee ZJ YEAR: 1996 MILES: 152ooo ENGINE: 6 cyl DESCRIBE ISSUE....Rear disk brakes calapers are not releasing. Both rear wheels are sticking. Both rear wheels are restricted and get very hot. Vehicle can not be driven. I have...
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    Raido/disk player component housing. All lights blink at times

    Please fill out the following to ask a question. MAKE:Toyota MODEL:4 runner YEAR:2000 MILES:105,000 ENGINE:3400 DESCRIBE ISSUE....all lights in raido/disk player unit will blink on and off at times. I think there is a bad grd connection in circut. the black wire in the raido wiring harness is...
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    Code 401 EGR flow

    If anyone is interested the ports all have check valves on them. The problem with my reservoir was a small hairline crack. I have ordered a new one which should take care of my problem. Thanks for the help. Kettle
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    Code 401 EGR flow

    You are right.. It does go to a vacuum canister behind inner finder. There are 4 lines going into this canister. I Have a good vacumm going into this canister on 2 of the ports I think the other 2 ports are outlets. I know one of them is connected to the EGR solenoid tube. There is no vacuum...
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    Code 401 EGR flow

    I have traced this back to the EGR Vacuum Solonid. I have n0 vacumm comming to the solonid. I traced the vacuum line to where it goes into the finder well. I cannot find where it goes to from this point. Where does it pick up the vacuum it needs to work ? Can someone tell me where this solonoid...
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    Code 401 EGR flow

    Please fill out the following to ask a question. MAKE: Ford MODEL: F 150 YEAR: 1997 MILES: 94ooo ENGINE: 4.2 DESCRIBE ISSUE....have a code p401 EGR flow
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    No high side ac test port

    Thanks for the pictures. They were a big help to me. The high side port was on the back of the compressor but it was really hid good. I had no trouble pulling the system vacuum and converting system. Thanks again for the help. Kettle
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    No high side ac test port

    Please fill out the following to ask a question. MAKE:Toyota MODEL:Pu YEAR:1987 MILES: 145000 ENGINE:2.4L DESCRIBE ISSUE....No cool air. Can someone tell me where the high side service port is located on this vehicle? I have followed the high pressure line from the compressor all the way back...
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    reed valve

    Thanks for the comment. Will remove reed valve and probably replace when time is available. Will give results when finished . Kettle
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    reed valve

    Poulan 2000 (older saw) has started to spit back thru carb. It is hard to start cold. It will run after warm-up, but still spits gas out of carb. Could the reed valve be causing this? Any suggestions on how to test this will be appreciated. Kettle
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    Chevy Tahoe-no heat

    2003 Tahoe 5.3 engine 110,000 miles, heater stopped heating. I think I have a clogged heater core. I need to know how to identify which heater hose is input and which is out. One hose leaving the heater core is a branched hose. The other is a single hose. Need to identify the correct hose so I...
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    1990 honda accord lx ac

    I replaced the high side pressure switch, added 2 can 134a. Now have 32 lbs on low side/w compressor running and 185 on high side. I also have cold air now. Thanks for the help Kettle
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    1990 honda accord lx ac

    1990 Honda Accord LX ac not cooling properly. When ac is on the high side pressure stays at about 100 with or without the compressor running. When compressor kicks on the low side drops to around 10 (at idle). If you rev the engine it will show a vaccum before it cuts the compressor off.The high...
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