Call (760) 788-4912

mitchell1

/CRM Mitchell1

About CRM Mitchell1

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far CRM Mitchell1 has created 156 blog entries.

2017 Volkswagen Jetta

2021-01-14T23:02:24+00:00

Volkswagen Jetta

Mileage
32,441
Service Date
1/12/2021
Services Performed
  • Changed oil and oil filter. Lube Chassis & Driveline Check sheet: Transmission fluid: ok Radiator water: ok Windshield wiper fluid: ok Wiper Blades ok Battery water: ok Battery Date code__N/A___ Brake fluid ok Hyd. clutch fluid: ok PS fluid: ok Air filter: ok Cabin Filter: OK Belts: ok Hoses: ok Shocks & suspension: ok Chassis lubrication: ok Oil leaks: ok Lights: ok Tires: ok Date codes: 4916 Tread depth – LF__5/32_RF__5/32___LR__8/32__RR__8/32___ Air Pressure F=__32__R=____32__ Visual Brake inspection F=__8mm__ R=__10mm__ Oil Sticker: Door RESET OIL LIFE MONITOR____99%_____
  • Complete hookup & analysis on Scope or Scanner 1. Confirm problem : Yes 2. Monitors : N/A 3. Computer codes : G180 4. Mode 6 data: Pass/Fail – Info – 5. Visual test : N/A 6. Engine vac. @ idle : N/A 7. Engine vac. @ 2500 : N/A 8. Smoke test : N/A 9. Diagnostics : Inspected found tiny foot prints under dash, found rodent damage, found rodent nest, found SRS codes for crash input sensor no signal, signal high open. Removed door panels and B-pillars and D-pillars found rodent nest under seat at D-pillar. Traced wires to D-pillar where chewed wires are for rear side G180 input sensor. Recommend repair wires, clear codes and recheck. 10. Confirm fix: YES Tire Pressure F= 32 R= 32
  • Removed Rear Seat, cleaned area before repairs, replaced the chewed wires with New wires, solder and heat shrink each chewed wire. Tested SRS signal with Computer system unit. All codes passed. Re-installed rear seat, re-installed door panels, continued with Oil Change.
 
Matthew M. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/13/2021
2017 Volkswagen Jetta 2021-01-14T23:02:24+00:00

2013 Nissan Altima

2021-01-08T23:05:49+00:00

Nissan Altima

Mileage
78,414
Service Date
1/6/2021
Services Performed
  • Changed oil and oil filter. Lube Chassis & Driveline Check sheet: Transmission fluid: ok Radiator water: ok Windshield wiper fluid: ok Wiper Blades ok Battery water: ok Battery Date code___Covered__ Brake fluid ok Hyd. clutch fluid: n/a PS fluid: ok Air filter: ok Cabin Filter: OK Belts: ok Hoses: ok Shocks & suspension: ok Chassis lubrication: ok Oil leaks: ok Lights: ok Tires: ok Date codes: 18/16 Tread depth – LF_7__RF___7__LR__7__RR___7__ Air Pressure F=__32__R=___32__ Visual Brake inspection F=__4mm__ R=____4mm__ Oil Sticker: Windshield RESET OIL LIFE MONITOR____ok_____
  • Tire Pressure:
 
Ed S. gave our service a 5 star review on 1/7/2021
2013 Nissan Altima 2021-01-08T23:05:49+00:00

2007 Toyota Highlander

2020-12-14T23:01:06+00:00

Toyota Highlander

Mileage
181,194
Service Date
12/10/2020
Services Performed
  • Air filter – OK Cabin filter – Dirty Belts – OK Hoses – OK Engine oil – OK Engine coolant – OK Tire Pressure – 30/30 Tires – RF_7mm____LF__7mm____RR___7mm___LR__7mm____ Tire Date codes – 2020 Visual Brake inspection – F___10mm_______R___10mm______
  • Installed vehicle on lift and inspected engine for any oil leaks. Found valve cover gasket leaking oil onto front exhaust manifold and running down engine block, dripping onto the exhaust pipes which is causing the oil burning smell. Removed bolts from front upper timing cover to inspect condition of timing belt. Found no cracks in belt, looks ok; however, may need replacement due to age.
  • Rebalance tires – Yes Rotate tires – Yes Check Valve stems – OK Check Tire tread – LF 7mm RF 7mm LR 7mm RR 7mm Visual brake inspection – F = 10mm , R = 10mm Tire Pressure – 30/30 Date Codes – 2020 Wheels torqued – 86 LBS Torque Notes – Rotated tires, balanced and adjusted weight. Set to 35PSI
  • Removed cabin filter and replaced with new one. Cleaned out rat nest from A/C fan.
  • Removed old camshaft seal and replaced with new one.
  • Removed old crankshaft seal and replaced with new one.
  • Removed timing belt. Installed new timing belt. Caught and reused most of the clean coolant had to add 1/2 gallon of new Toyota coolant. Added 2ft of new bulk hose (3/8 inch tube) to evap system due to cracks in hose, could not reuse.
  • Removed valve covers. Removed bad gaskets and tube seals. Removed spark plugs and installed new spark plugs. Checked all valve and lifter clearances and found to be in spec, Intake: Cylinder 1 – .008/.009 , Cylinder 3 – .008/.008 , Cylinder 5 – .008/.008 , Cylinder 2 – .010/.009 , Cylinder 4 .008/.009 , Cylinder 6 – .014/.012 Exhaust: Cylinder 1 – .012/.013 , Cylinder 3 – .014 / .014 , Cylinder 5 – .014/.013 , Cylinder 2 .015/.014 , Cylinder 4 – .014/.014 , Cylinder 6 – .014/.012. Installed new tube seals and resealed "half moon" caps on heads. Installed new valve cover gaskets and intake gasket. Cleaned old leaked oil as best as possible without degrease.
  • Removed water pump and installed new one. Installed new tensioners and pulleys.
  • Verify complaint: Yes Front Suspension: ok Front Brakes – visual: 10mm Rear Suspension: ok Rear Brakes – visual: 10mm Tire pressures: 30/30 Tire wear= Even Tires – Tread depth – LF__7mm___RF__7mm___LR_7mm____RR_7mm____ Steering Wheel= Pulled right Drives before – Pulls right After – Straight Notes: N/A Set toe, when applicable Caster & Camber adjustments if needed, are a extra charge ***See attached print out***
  • Car Wash – Complementary – THANK YOU ::))
 
Karen M. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/13/2020
2007 Toyota Highlander 2020-12-14T23:01:06+00:00

2013 Chevrolet Cruze

2020-12-13T23:01:42+00:00

Chevrolet Cruze

Mileage
109,978
Service Date
12/11/2020
Services Performed
  • Changed oil and oil filter. Lube Chassis & Driveline Check sheet: Transmission fluid: ok Radiator water: ok Windshield wiper fluid: ok Wiper Blades ok Battery water: ok Battery Date code___Covered__ Brake fluid ok Air filter: ok Cabin Filter: OK Belts: ok Hoses: ok Shocks & suspension: ok Chassis lubrication: ok Oil leaks: ok Lights: ok Tires: ok Date codes: 17/19 Tread depth – LF__4__RF_4___LR_4___RR___4___ Air Pressure F=__30____R=__30____ Visual Brake inspection F=__6mm____ R=___4mm__ Oil Sticker: Door RESET OIL LIFE MONITOR___Yes______
  • Tire pressure: 30/30 Vehicle passed smog
 
Robert B. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/12/2020
2013 Chevrolet Cruze 2020-12-13T23:01:42+00:00

2005 Subaru Forester

2020-12-03T23:00:58+00:00

Subaru Forester

Mileage
209,905
Service Date
12/1/2020
Services Performed
  • (Combination) – CLUTCH PILOT BEARING – Remove & Replace All Applicable Models
  • (Combination) – CLUTCH RELEASE BEARING – Remove & Replace All Applicable Models
  • (Combination) – FLYWHEEL – Remove & Replace All Applicable Models
  • Air filter – dirty Cabin filter – OK Belts – OK Hoses – OK Engine oil – OK Engine coolant – OK Tire Pressure – 34/34 Tires – RF__8/32___LF_8/32_____RR__8/32____LR___8/32___ Tire Date codes – 4215 Visual Brake inspection – F__8mm___R_Drum___
  • Inspected vehicle found clutch flywheel is hot spotted and chattering, slight slipping taking off up hill and accelerating. Recommend remove and replace clutch, pressure plate, flywheel, thraw bearing, and pilot bearing.
  • WARRANTY ISSUE: Removed pressure plate, removed clutch disc, flywheel, thought out bearing. Installed new flywheel, pilot bearing, through out bearing, clutch disc and pressure plate. Installed transmission assembly and all hardware. Test drove vehicle runs and drives ok at this time.
 
Sean R. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/2/2020
2005 Subaru Forester 2020-12-03T23:00:58+00:00

2018 Honda Civic

2020-11-07T23:03:10+00:00

Honda Civic

Mileage
38,280
Service Date
11/6/2020
Services Performed
  • Called Honda and appears that this vehicle is covered by an extended warranty – 800-999-1009
 
Marcelo P. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/6/2020
2018 Honda Civic 2020-11-07T23:03:10+00:00

2011 Chevrolet Camaro

2020-11-07T23:03:09+00:00

Chevrolet Camaro

Mileage
83,492
Service Date
11/6/2020
Services Performed
  • Complete hookup & analysis on Scope or Scanner 1. Confirm problem : No, no current codes 2. Monitors : N/A 3. Computer codes : History – P0300 & P0301 4. Mode 6 data: Pass/Fail – Info – 5. Visual test : OK 6. Engine vac. @ idle : N/A 7. Engine vac. @ 2500 : N/A 8. Smoke test : N/A 9. Diagnostics : Pulled history codes P0300 & P0301, looked at misfire live data found no current or active misfires. In misfire history cyl 1 had 158 misfires, cyl 3 had 81 misfires. Removed spark plugs for inspection, found spark plugs are original, cyl 1 & 3 coil boots had carbon tracks. Replaced all spark plugs & boots. Gapped spark plugs @ .043. After installation monitored misfire data – no misfires at this time. Test drove ok. 10. Confirm fix: YES Tire Pressure F= 35 R= 35 Complementary inspection Air filter – OK Cabin filter – OK Belts – OK Hoses – OK Engine oil – OK Engine coolant – OK Tires – RF_8____LF__8____RR___8___LR__8____ Tire Date codes – 2018 Visual Brake inspection – F__8mm________R___10mm______
  • SPARK PLUGS – Remove & Replace – V6
 
CRAIG W. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/6/2020
2011 Chevrolet Camaro 2020-11-07T23:03:09+00:00

2008 Toyota Corolla

2020-11-07T23:01:23+00:00

Toyota Corolla

Mileage
195,199
Service Date
11/4/2020
Services Performed
  • Complete hookup & analysis on Scope or Scanner 1. Confirm problem : YES 2. Monitors : N/A 3. Computer codes : P0741-TCC stuck off 4. Mode 6 data: Pass/Fail – Info – NA 5. Visual test : OK 6. Engine vac. @ idle : N/A 7. Engine vac. @ 2500 : N/A 8. Smoke test : N/A 9. Diagnostics : Checked transmission connector for fluid-ok, checked code history and freeze frame, limited data, test drove and commanded tcc with scan tool – worked everytime. Transmission working in all gears and tcc is operating ok at this time. TSB of defective computer for this problem, but we can not confirm at this time. Trans fluid smells ok and is clear at this time. 10. Confirm fix: NO Tire Pressure F= 36 R= 36 Complementary inspection Air filter – OK Cabin filter – OK Belts – OK Hoses – OK Engine oil – OK Engine coolant – OK Tires – RF_10/32____LF_10/32_____RR__10/32____LR__10/32____ Tire Date codes – 2020 Visual Brake inspection – F___8mm_______R__Drum_______ NOTE – TPMS light flashing
 
Tanao B. gave our service a 5 star review on 11/6/2020
2008 Toyota Corolla 2020-11-07T23:01:23+00:00

2008 Ford Ranger

2020-10-31T22:02:47+00:00

Ford Ranger

Mileage
168,327
Service Date
10/30/2020
Services Performed
  • Air filter – OK Cabin filter – OK Belts – OK Hoses – OK Engine oil – OK Engine coolant – OK Tire Pressure – 35/35 Tires – RF__10mm___LF__10mm____RR__3mm____LR__3mm____ Tire Date codes – 2018/2015 Visual Brake inspection – F____5mm______R____Drum_____
  • Battery Date code – 2015 1. Battery voltage not loaded : 12.50 After repairs: 12.85 2. Battery voltage loaded : 8.66 After repairs: 10.56 3. Battery water : Sealed 5. Battery overall condition : Dirty 6. Battery cables condition : Dirty 7. Positive battery cable voltage drop : .03 8. Negative battery cable voltage drop : .03 9. Starter draw : 30amp 10. Starter Solenoid voltage drop : -82 11. Starter solenoid voltage : 12.48 12. Alternator voltage output @ idle : 14.38 After repairs: 14.36 13. Alternator voltage output @ 2500 : 14.45 After repairs: 14.40 14. Alternator voltage output loaded @ idle : 14.28 After repairs: 14.30 15. Alternator field voltage : 10.5V 16. Alternator amperage output : 35 Amp 17. Alternator diode pattern : Ok 18. Parasitic draw : 0.020 Milli Amp 19. Diagnostics : Battery has a bad cell, Battery fails load test 8.6 volts. Recommend New battery 20. Problem confirmed : yes
  • California Battery Fee
  • Removed battery, cleaned battery cable ends. Installed new MT-59 Battery, tested charging system at 14.3 volts.
 
Doreen S. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/30/2020
2008 Ford Ranger 2020-10-31T22:02:47+00:00

2005 Chevrolet Silverado

2020-10-30T22:00:57+00:00

Chevrolet Silverado

Mileage
259,828
Service Date
10/27/2020
Services Performed
  • Complete hookup & analysis on Scope or Scanner 1. Confirm problem : Yes 2. Monitors : N/A 3. Computer codes : P0442 4. Mode 6 data: Pass/Fail – Info – 5. Visual test : OK 6. Engine vac. @ idle : N/A 7. Engine vac. @ 2500 : N/A 8. Smoke test : N/A 9. Diagnostics : Inspected vehicle, found gas cap ok. checked system for leaks with smoke, found EVAP vent solenoid leaking. Recommend remove and replace Vent Solenoid and restest. 10. Confirm fix: YES Tire Pressure F= 55 R= 80 Complementary inspection Air filter – OK Cabin filter – OK Belts – OK Hoses – OK Engine oil – OK Engine coolant – OK Tires – RF__7___LF___7___RR___6___LR__6____ Tire Date codes – 2018 Visual Brake inspection – F__7mm__R___6mm__
  • Removed fuel rail, removed fuel injector retainer clip, removed fuel injectors. Flow tested all injectors, found #1 and #4 injectors flowed 7% less than the other 6 injectors. Ultra Sonic cleaned all injectors, flowed all 8 again. Found all 8 injectors flow 65cc at 55% duty cycle. All injectors are now clean. Test drove vehicle, runs and drives ok at this time.
  • Removed Vent Solenoid. Installed New Vent solenoid, smoke tested EVAP system, commanded vent solenoid closed, found no leaks at this time. Test drove vehicle runs and drives ok at this time. Continued with Fuel Injectors
  • Ultrasonic clean 8 injectors – OK Install on flow bench & hook up wiring connectors – OK Flow test @ idle, 1800, 2500 & 5000 – record numbers – OK Measure & record electrical resistance – OK Fill out injector service diagnostic report -OK
 
Jeff R. gave our service a 5 star review on 10/29/2020
2005 Chevrolet Silverado 2020-10-30T22:00:57+00:00