Intake Air Temp Sensor (and now tbv)
dbpulvino at hotmail.com
Thu May 30 11:49:03 EDT 2002
True enough, although either way I guess it's a bit of a bear to remove.
Also, guess what light came back on again yesterday. I'll give ya a hint,
check engine. Haven't pulled the codes yet, but I'm pretty sure I know what
it's about. Any other suggestions?
Also, about the tbv, is that dealer only? And when people have had failures
with those, was the stalling pretty consistent, or really intermitent?
>From: Peter Schulz <peschulz at cisco.com>
>To: "Derek Pulvino" <dbpulvino at hotmail.com>
>CC: 200q20v <200q20v at audifans.com>
>Subject: Re: Intake Air Temp Sensor
>Date: Wed, 29 May 2002 16:00:14 -0400
>According to Scott Mockry, the connection is spot welded.
>"It is a good idea to pull back the rubber boot around the wiring
>connection and check for frayed or broken wires. These wires are spot
>welded or soldered on by the factory. Small crimp on terminals can be used,
>but spot welding or soldering makes for a better connection. "
>At 11:51 AM 5/29/2002 -0700, you wrote:
>>I cleaned it again yesterday, letting it soak in gasoline for about ten
>>minutes before coming in with the brush. So far no check engine light.
>>Good idea about disconnecting, I just wish it was easier to attach and
>>reattach those solders. 30 watts from Radio Shack just doesn't cut it!
>>I think it goes someting like this; "Don't know what ya got, till it's
>1991 200 20v TQW indigo mica
>1991 200 20v TQW titanium grey
>Chelmsford, MA USA
>peschulz at cisco.com
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