Last post on Dec 03, 2013 at 3:38 PM
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Isuzu Rodeo, Honda Passport, SUV
#2296 of 2315 Re: engine check light flashing when turning on ignition [lilredrodeo]
Sep 26, 2011 (12:02 am)
Thanks for your reply. Interesting. Don't know what gas could be though.
diesel is safe right uptill its high flash point.
A mechanic I was talking to said it sounded like an immobiliser problem and because the engine light doesn't stay on its not recorded in the fault codes section of the computer.
Has anyone else had a flashing engine check light on ignition?
Has anyone else used a code reader that can read codes from immobiliser system?
#2298 of 2315 Gas Smell but No Leaks
Dec 14, 2011 (11:28 am)
My 99 Rodeo (3.2L V6) had an intermittent gas smell in the engine and cab, and rough idle. I replaced the EGR, IAC, PCV and Fuel Filter. Runs smoother now, but gas smell has become constant. I do not see any gas leaks anywhere inside the engine or out. I have read different comments on it being leaks in the Injectors, the Fuel Vapor Canister, Vapor Solenoid or Fuel Pressure Regulator. Before I go spending any money on these I wanted to see if there were any ideas out there. Thanks.
#2299 of 2315 Re: Gas Smell but No Leaks [mparmy98]
Dec 30, 2011 (7:20 am)
Solved. After replacing the Fuel Vapor Canister and Fuel Solenoid the smell went away.
#2301 of 2315 Interchangeable Parts
Jan 30, 2012 (11:46 am)
I have a 2001 Rodeo LS and I'm in need of a passenger window (glass only). There is a 1997 Rodeo at the junkyard. If it has power windows, is it interchangeable? Also need to replace the tailgate. Is that interchangeable, as well?
Looking for any help. Thanks.
#2302 of 2315 95 rodeo tire stuck
Mar 29, 2012 (2:03 pm)
So i was driving my rodeo and i had a series of loud and i mean loud bangs. now my passanger side front tire will not rotate. it just drags and refuses to move. i tried getting out and pushing since its a manual transmission but the car wont move. i was forced to move it out of the way and i left a continues drag mark on the ground. anyone have any idea what would cause this?
#2303 of 2315 Re: charging problem [jasen]
May 31, 2012 (8:16 am)
I have an Isuzu Rodeo 1996, changes two alternators and one battery and still have charging problem. Fuses are OK. Can someone help me?
#2304 of 2315 rattling noise
May 27, 2013 (6:19 am)
i have a 2004 rodeo i hit a pot hole while driving and then my car started making a rattling noise. i had my car check by a mechanic he could not find anything wrong with my car told me to take it to a muffler place i needed a new muffler but the rattling contiue. i can have my car in park and rev up the gas to 20-30 mph but i hear no rattling as soon as i start drinving here comes the rattling, it does it when im turning and when i press on the break to slow my car down its like the rattling is settling down so it makes a louder noise. what could this be?
#2305 of 2315 Re: rattling noise [meln29]
May 31, 2013 (6:44 pm)
I have a 94 Passport, never had this problem but I have had a similar "rattle" happen on another vehicle where part of the "honeycomb" inside the cat. converter broke off and started rattling about. If this is the case the noise will change with RPM, also makes sence about how it all started. The chunk can cause exhaust backup problem and can burn out the cylinder components. I would start with a muffler shop if a mechanic couldn't track it down then that would be the next step.