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2012 Hyundai Sonata

//2012 Hyundai Sonata

2012 Hyundai Sonata

Hyundai Sonata

Mileage
142,368
Service Date
8/25/2020
Services Performed
  • Charged battery and test – battery test good Scanned for DTC's: P0301 – Cylinder 1 misfire P0303 – Cylinder 3 misfire B1324, B1102, C1102, B1613, B1609, c1613, C1126, C1127, B1112 TPMS stays on Checked coolant in radiator – empty. Did not test drive due misfire and coolant steam from tail pipe Checked Oil level – overfull and milky Inspected under valve cover – no milky reside Removed cylinder head – noted coolant and oil creamed. Removed oil filter – noted lot of creamed oil – not a good sign for lower end bearings. It may have issues with connecting rod bearings in future Advised customer that it may be a good idea to replace with another engine. Customer authorized and advised to supply his own engine acknowledging no labor warranty on the engine. Recommend to replace new water pump, plugs , thermostat on the replacement engine. Customer changes mind next day and advise as follws: Customer had his regular mechanic call and advise that they want the head job done, cancel the engine replacement. Customer also confirmed that he wants the head job done – cancel the engine. Customer requested to flush engine couple times – additional cost for flushing apply. And also supplied a quart of High Millage Oil Stabilizer to add after last oil change. Therefore Sublet the cylinder head for repairs Installed the head with new bolts and gasket Replaced new spark plugs, thermostat & gasket, Crankshaft seal, water pump and PCV valve. Resealed and intake, exhaust and valve cover with new gaskets Cleaned residue – flushed engine oil twice on next job – after radiator replacement
  • Flushed engine on 2 cycles – checked oil quality and lining on oil filter – no more cream or sign of any coolant
  • Removed radiator – compared with customer supplied part – incorrect. Contacted customer – inquired if customer wants to buy one from shop – customer initially agreed, called and canceled next day. Customer bought his own replacement radiator Installed customer supplied radiator – filled with new coolant – bled system Pressure test – no leak noted Ran engine at 1500 RPM, cooling fan cycle at 202 deg F, temperature stays normal Drained engine oil after running for half hour, replaced with new oil and filter Test drove vehicle for about 5 miles, drained oil and replaced with new oil and filter – added customer supplied Oil stabilizer. Checked level and regulated Redrove vehicle for about 20 miles – runs fine
  • Cleaned head, Pressure and Vacuum Test, Replaced New Valve Seals, Resurfaced. Retest for leak – pass
 
Mike M. gave our service a 5 star review on 8/25/2020
2020-08-26T22:02:42+00:00