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Looking for a diesel repair shop for my Duramax in the central OC area. Started the truck this morning had a slow crank but started then reved up a little on its own then check engine light then limp mode. Had something similar happen last year and it was determined a electrical draw. Robinsons replaced the instrument cluster and all was fine until today. Might have to have it towed as well
 

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Be careful with Buds. When he first started out on Via Fabricante he was good but after a few years his shop just started charging up the ass and there was some unusual charges on the invoices.
 
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Be careful with Buds. When he first started out on Via Fabricante he was good but after a few years his shop just started charging up the ass and there was some unusual charges on the invoices.
I dealt with them when they were in Mission Viejo on Via Fabricante and in huntington beach. My dad took his Excursion to both shops. I took my truck to get its first oil change in huntington beach and it seemed expensive at $190. still cheaper than the dealership at $225. I change the oil myself now for under $100.
 

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Thanks guys Abco can get me in Friday. Auto and diesel service said Thursday so it’s between them two. Bud’s pretty much said drop it off and we’ll get to it when we can. I’ll see what pans out. Gonna run a obd scanner and see if it’s something simple. Changed out batteries and idles fine but check engine light is still on and kind of shakes a little and is still in limp mode
 

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Does anyone have a recommendation for a 6.0 diesel repair shop in Temecula or surrounding area? I'm having a no start when the truck is hot.
 

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Does anyone have a recommendation for a 6.0 diesel repair shop in Temecula or surrounding area? I'm having a no start when the truck is hot.
Diesel Tech in San Jacinto. Loren is a great guy. Look them up. Lots of articles and was involved with the local PSD forum, Socaps, when it was active.
 
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I took my Kodiak to Domestic Diesel in Chino. They had a ton of trucks there, ford, chevy, dodge. They have different techs for each brand. They were pricey but they got my truck running solid. Dealership quoted me $10k. They fixed it for $6k and it wasn't even the issue that the dealership said it was
 

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It’s odd what some bad batteries can do. Lol Thanks team Robinson Automotive for the troubleshooting over the phone. Best in the industry. Swapped out for new batteries and runs like a champ. Jim is a life saver. Darrel always said if you don’t have enough juice in the batteries the electronics won’t run correctly.
 

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It’s odd what some bad batteries can do. Lol Thanks team Robinson Automotive for the troubleshooting over the phone. Best in the industry. Swapped out for new batteries and runs like a champ. Jim is a life saver. Darrel always said if you don’t have enough juice in the batteries the electronics won’t run correctly.
Make sure your alternator is putting out enough amps. Might be time to upgrade alternator.
 

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If you need an alternator rebuilt and upgraded , these guys will do it for $125. I just had my Excursion diesel alternator done to 190 amps. Kickass guys and really know their stuff. They are in Santa Ana and will do it n a couple of hours.

 

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If you need an alternator rebuilt and upgraded , these guys will do it for $125. I just had my Excursion diesel alternator done to 190 amps. Kickass guys and really know their stuff. They are in Santa Ana and will do it n a couple of hours.

Wife has a appointment in the area might just do it tomorrow just for piece of mind.
 
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