CRM Mitchell1 2019-12-23T23:00:35+00:002007 Acura TSX CRM Mitchell1 2019-12-23T23:00:35+00:00
- ALTERNATOR ASSEMBLY – Remove & Replace – All Applicable Models
- -Battery dea upon arrival. Attempted to jump start vehicle, engine started but would not run without booster attached. With engine running, knocking noise heard, isolated to alternator. Checked alternator output = 8v (insufficient). Strong electrical burning odor present. -Engine oil level very low upon arrival, condition is most common for VVT trouble codes. Data was cleared due to dead battery condition, no trouble codes currently stored. -REC: Replacement alternator prior to any further diagnosis. 1HR APPROVED 12/20. -Charged battery and replaced alternator, vehicle now runs without assistance. New replacement alternator charging voltage = 14.7v. During post-repair inspection, noticed drive belt squeal; further inspection revealed large power steering fluid leak coming from power steering pump. Check history for warranty options. Belt may need replacement due to fluid saturation – Pump with belt 1.5HR/both INSPECTION: -Front bumper cover is barely hanging on, center chrome bezel is missing. -Large engine oil leak from VVT oil screen cover behind drive belt tensioner. 1.5HR -Coolant reservoir empty, remainder of system full -Valve cover gasket leaking engine oil .8HR -Front tires have excessive tread wear (outer), will need replacements and alignment performed soon.
- Change Oil An Filter, Check/Top Up All Fluids
Nicole C. gave our service a 5 star review on 12/22/2019