Phoenix Automotive Repairs – Do It Yourself!
Phoenix Auto Repair Do It Yourself provides automotive consumers and do it yourselfers; the most comprehensive repair information about car and truck repair procedures including engine diagrams, wiring diagrams, repair work estimating measures, technical service bulletins, auto body work guidance, starter & alternator replacement procedures, serpentine belt replacement procedures, radiator & hose replacement procedures, tune-up & drivability specifications, quick lube illustrations, preventive maintenance guide, engine light reset instructions, parts removal and install procedures, fuel filter replacement directions, component location diagrams, air filter locations & replacement instructions, a/c system specifications, and general auto service procedures. You don't have to be a car mechanic or technician to know how to fix your automobile. Try the Automotix DIY solution today!
Air Conditioner and Heater Service Includes module configuration procedures, general service, maintenance, automatic temperature control, compressor services, electric cooling fans, vacuum diagrams, specifications, and manual air conditioning and heater diagnostics and replacement procedures for domestic and imported cars and light trucks from 1990+
General Service Domestic Vehicles -> 1992-93 -> Oil Charge -> 1992 Colt & Summit -> 1992 Colt Vista & Summit Wagon Compressor -> 1993 Colt & Summit -> 1993 Probe -> Abrupt Loss Of Refrigerant -> Capri -> Cherokee, Comanche & Wrangler -> Chrysler Corp. -> Concorde, Intrepid & Vision -> D/W 150-350 & Ramcharger -> Dakota & Rear Wheel Drive Van -> Except Capri, Festiva & 1993 Probe -> Except Colt, Colt Vista, Concorde, Intrepid, Laser, Monaco, Premier, Stealth, Summit, Summit Wagon, Talon & Vision -> Festiva -> Ford FX-15 Axial 10 Cylinder Compressor -> Ford Motor Company -> Front Wheel Drive Van -> General Motors Corp. -> Grand Cherokee -> Laser & Talon -> Light Trucks & Vans -> Monaco & Premier -> Nippondenso 10P13 Compressor -> Nippondenso 10P15 Series Compressors -> Nippondenso 6P148 Compressors -> Non Leak Condition -> Passenger Cars -> Ram 50 -> Saturn -> Stealth
General Service Domestic Vehicles1992-93 Oil Charge General Motors Corp. Passenger Cars Non Leak Condition Discharge system, then measure amount of oil collected in discharge container. If more than 1/2 ounce of oil is collected when discharging system, an equal amount of new refrigeration oil must be added to the system. Remove defective components. Drain and measure oil remaining in compressor or accumulator, if removed. Add the proper amount of oil to each replacement component as follows: On HR-6, HR100T/HR110T, R-4, V5 and Prizm compressors, drain oil from old compresso...
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Includes anti-lock brakes, disc, drum, power and hydraulic brake services diagnostics and procedures for domestic and imported cars and light trucks from 1990+.
Disc Brakes -> Rear Disc & Parking Brakes -> Brake Pad Service -> Crown Victoria, Grand Marquis, Marauder & Town Car -> Five Hundred, Freestyle, Fusion Milan, MKZ, Montego, Mustang, Sable, Taurus & Zephyr -> Installation -> LS & Thunderbird -> Removal
Disc BrakesRear Disc & Parking BrakesBrake Pad ServiceOn models with anti-lock brakes, the brake system power booster must be depressurized before disconnecting any hydraulic lines or fittings. Depressurize the system by pumping the brake pedal at least 25 times with the ignition in the Off position.After performing any service work, obtain a firm brake pedal before moving the vehicle.Five Hundred, Freestyle, Fusion Milan, MKZ, Montego, Mustang, Sable, Taurus & ZephyrRemovalOn models equipped with air suspension, turn service switch Off position.On all models, raise and support rear of vehicle, then remove tire and wheel assembly...
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Fuel filter replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. for 1980+.
Mercedes-Benz -> Component Locations -> S320, SL320, S420, S430, S500, S600, SL500, SL600 & 1993-92 300SE, 300SL, 400SE, 400SEL, 500SEC, 500SEL, 500SL, 600SEC, 600SEL & 600SL
Mercedes-BenzComponent LocationsS320, SL320, S420, S430, S500, S600, SL500, SL600 & 1993-92 300SE, 300SL, 400SE, 400SE...
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Includes CV axle, universal joint, and driveline replacement, for domestic and imported cars and light trucks from 1990+.
CV AXLE SHAFT, Replace
Kia2006-08 Sportage 2.0LCV AXLE SHAFT, ReplaceRaise and support vehicle and support it with safety stands in proper locations.Remove wheel nuts and front wheels.Remove driveshaft cotter pin, castle nut and washer from front hub.Remove bolts securing wheel speed sensor from steering knuckle.Disconnect tie rod ball joint from knuckle using suitable tool.Disconnect ball joint from steering knuckle using suitable tool.Remove lower arm ball joint mounting bolts.Tap on driveshaft front hub assembly using plastic hammer.Push front hub assembly outward and separate driveshaft from hub assembly.Insert suitable tool between tr...
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Description, component locations, reset procedures, relearn procedures, diagnosis and testing, wiring diagrams, component replacement, and identification of vehicles equipped and not equipped with tire pressure monitoring system for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from mid 1990's+.
Wiring Diagrams -> Wire Color Code Identification
Lexus2009 RX350Wiring DiagramsRefer toFig. for wiring...
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Includes starter and alternator replacement procedures for domestic and imported cars and light trucks from 1990+.
GMC1990-91 G15/G1500 Van 4.3LAlternator, ReplaceDisconnect battery ground cable.Disconnect terminal plug and battery lead from rear of alternator.Remove accessory drive belt.Remove alternator mounting bolts.Separate alternator from mounting bracket.Rem...
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Cabin air filter locations and replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. as equipped to the current model year.
Cabin Air Filter Service -> Porsche -> 2005-09 Boxster, Cayman & 911
Cabin Air Filter ServicePorsche2005-09 Boxster, Cayman & 911On 2005-07 models, the cabin air filter should be replaced every 20,000 miles. The filter should be replaced more often if air flow is less than normal.On 2008-09 models, the cabin air filter should be replaced every 36,000 miles. The filter should be replaced more often if air flow is less than normal.Open the luggage compartment lid.Remove the battery cover.Remove the right plenum chamber cover.Loosen the telephone antenna at the two top retaining screws and remove the two bottom retaining screws, then...
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Maintenance lamp reset procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.
Audi -> Auto-Check Indicator System ->
AudiAuto-Check Indicator SystemThe auto-check system will monitor certain vehicle systems when the ignition switch is placed in the On position and vehicle is operated. When all monitored systems are functioning properly, the system display will indicate OK for a few seconds after the ignition switch is placed in the On position.This system monitors brake fluid level and hydraulic pressure, engine oil pressure, coolant temperature and level, brake pad wear, headlamps and tail lamps, battery voltage, washer fluid level and fuel level.When the auto-check yellow or r...
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Includes radiator, cooling and heater hose replacement procedures for domestic and imported cars and light trucks from 1990+
Coolant Hose, Replace -> Lower -> Upper
Jeep2002-04 Grand Cherokee 4.0LCoolant Hose, ReplaceLowerDrain cooling system into a suitable container.Reposition hose clamp from radiator.Remove radiator outlet hose from radiator.Reposition hose clamp from water pump.Remove radiator outlet hose from water pump and from vehicle.Reverse procedure to in...
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Serpentine belt replacement procedures with corresponding images for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.
Serpentine Drive Belt, Replace -> Air Conditioning -> Alternator -> Power Steering
Daihatsu1990-92 Charade 1.3LSerpentine Drive Belt, ReplaceAir ConditioningDisconnect battery ground cable.Loosen idler pulley lock nut.Loosen idler pulley adjusting bolt to relieve belt tension.Remove drive belt.Inspect belt and pulleys for contamination and damage.Reverse procedure to install.AlternatorDisconnect battery ground cable.Loosen lock bolts.R...
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Component location diagrams for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1990+.
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OEM drawn wiring diagrams for most 1986+ domestic and 1990+ imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S.
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OEM TSB listings for most domestic and imported cars and light trucks sold in the U.S. from 1985+.
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