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by kazza7544
Tue Aug 25, 2015 9:32 pm
Forum: Problems with your Altezza
Topic: Check Engine light that Diagnotics cant locate
Replies: 5
Views: 633

Re: Check Engine light that Diagnotics cant locate

Hi All! Well after flushes and pressure tests and buying cambelt, rocket cap and spark plug replacements and seals and water pump and tensioners.... We have come up with this conclusion.....The engine is coming out and a new one is going in. Tried a new computer in there and didn't help so it had to...
by kazza7544
Tue Aug 11, 2015 8:46 pm
Forum: Problems with your Altezza
Topic: Check Engine light that Diagnotics cant locate
Replies: 5
Views: 633

Re: Check Engine light that Diagnotics cant locate

Soiled wrote:Go see Nick at North Shore Toyota.

Cleaning the maf sensor would be a good place to start if it hasn't already been done. (search on here or Altezzaclub.org.nz on how to do it)





Thanks Soiled! :) Will give him a call today.
by kazza7544
Tue Aug 11, 2015 8:45 pm
Forum: Problems with your Altezza
Topic: Check Engine light that Diagnotics cant locate
Replies: 5
Views: 633

Re: Check Engine light that Diagnotics cant locate

Thanks Tom :D We did the battery reset thing with it at the mechanics. The trick is to leave it sitting there for about 5-10 mins afterwards and just leave it and it adjusts itself till it's at the correct level. The guy from Mashall Batteries taught me that one when he replaced my battery and then ...
by kazza7544
Tue Aug 11, 2015 11:14 am
Forum: Problems with your Altezza
Topic: Check Engine light that Diagnotics cant locate
Replies: 5
Views: 633

Check Engine light that Diagnotics cant locate

Hi All! :D Keri's my name. Newbie in the house! I'm hoping that you guys can give me some ideas. I have a 98 Altezza with a Beams engine. I've wanted one for ages, bit the bullet last year and brought one and now it's gone to custard. My check engine light has been coming on intermittently for about...
by kazza7544
Tue Aug 11, 2015 10:57 am
Forum: Newbies - Check-in here!!
Topic: Girly from NZ who loves her Tezza
Replies: 4
Views: 1091

Girly from NZ who loves her Tezza

Hi All! Newbie in the house! I'm from Auckland, Nz. Have wanted an Altezza for quite some time and it was always out of my price range. Last year I bit the bullet and brought one who I've named Tessy ;) I know... such a chick thing to name my car hahaha I have pretty basic mechanical knowledge...eno...

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