[V8] About Knock Sensors

Brett Dikeman brett at cloud9.net
Fri Aug 29 22:00:16 EDT 2003

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> In a message dated 8/29/03 5:42:37 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> mik at info.fundp.ac.be writes:
>> Ingo, AFAIK there's no way to fool the ECU into "thinking" there's no knock
>> sensors connected, the timing control part of the ECU *could be* fooled but
>> the boost control one can't... Let me know if you need help for this, but
>> what do you need to fool the ECU for?
>  What part of a V8 motronic controls the boost??

Wouldn't the motronic look for signal from the sensor generated by normal
combustion, and if it's 'missing', throws a bad-sensor code?


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