[20v] 20v Digest, Vol 19, Issue 13

Brent Henry thehenrys at sympatico.ca
Thu Jan 31 13:54:53 PST 2008


It has been a long time since I had one of these cars, so I can't recall if
they have a knock sensor.  But I remember a nasty misfire in my '91 CQ...
and it ended up being the knock sensor.

HTH,
Brent.
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> From: too many quattros <thequattroking at yahoo.com>
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> pull the distributor to make sure the teeth are okay and are all present.
> also check the CO level (wont help misfire, but could be part of prob).
> also check to make sure position of distributor is not 180 degrees off.
>
> if u do have to take it in, i would avoid the dealer at all costs.  most
of
> them have not seen a cq in 10+ years.  find an independent that knows
their
> 5 cylinders.
>
>
>
>
> Shayne
>
> PARTING:  1972 Mercedes Benz 280 SE 4.5
> PARTING:  1986 Audi 4000 CS quattro
>
>
> >
> > I'm at my wits end with this bad missing problem I have been having with
> > my 91QC and the following is what I have done in the past month:
> >
> > Replaced fuel pump.
> > Replaced fuel filter.
> > Replaced all 5 injectors (rebuilt)
> > Replaced air mass valve/meter
> > Replaced all spark plugs, wires, distributor cap and rotor. (bought as a
> > kit from Blaufergen).
> > Inspected all vacuum lines and connections.
> >
> > I really don't want to take this to the dealer $$$$$$$$$
> >
> > Does anyone have any suggestions?????
>
>
>
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> Date: Wed, 30 Jan 2008 22:53:09 -0500
> From: "brian hoeft" <qweblog at gmail.com>
> Subject: Re: [20v] Intro & Question
> To: "too many quattros" <thequattroking at yahoo.com>
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> Also, pull off the speed and position sensors by taking off the whole
> assembly theyre attached to allowing a nice open view to make sure BOTH
pins
> are in place, whole and straight.  I think its just two 5mm allens and
> rotating the crank around a few times.
>
> wasnt following this thread to know if its already been done but might be
> it...
>
> On 1/30/08, too many quattros <thequattroking at yahoo.com> wrote:
> >
> > pull the distributor to make sure the teeth are okay and are all
present.
> > also check the CO level (wont help misfire, but could be part of prob).
> > also check to make sure position of distributor is not 180 degrees off.
> >
> > if u do have to take it in, i would avoid the dealer at all costs.  most
> > of
> > them have not seen a cq in 10+ years.  find an independent that knows
> > their
> > 5 cylinders.
> >
> >
> >
> >
> > Shayne
> >
> > PARTING:  1972 Mercedes Benz 280 SE 4.5
> > PARTING:  1986 Audi 4000 CS quattro
> >
> >
> > >
> > > I'm at my wits end with this bad missing problem I have been having
with
> > > my 91QC and the following is what I have done in the past month:
> > >
> > > Replaced fuel pump.
> > > Replaced fuel filter.
> > > Replaced all 5 injectors (rebuilt)
> > > Replaced air mass valve/meter
> > > Replaced all spark plugs, wires, distributor cap and rotor. (bought as
a
> > > kit from Blaufergen).
> > > Inspected all vacuum lines and connections.
> > >
> > > I really don't want to take this to the dealer $$$$$$$$$
> > >
> > > Does anyone have any suggestions?????
> >
> >
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