Weird MC engine problem
robert at s-cars.org
Wed Aug 21 10:45:15 EDT 2002
Aw, gee, Phil. Why is it that _you_ get all the fun problems. :-)
It's not that I wish them on you but my relieved (so far) feeling is that
it's better you than me. At least you have a chance of solving them. So
do I, I guess, but my chances more closely resemble those of a snowball in
that proverbial very warm place. :-)
At 09:31 AM 8/21/02, Phil Payne wrote:
>Just a quick update, because access to the car is limited. I'm going to
>see it again
>The garage investigating the problem now suspects a temperature-related
>issue with the crank
>sensor. They say a scope trace shows that signal dying just before the
>engine does and not
>returning until everything cools a little. They also say they've found
>damage to the screened cable.
>My scepticism is because of the lack of ECU codes and the wierd way the
>ECU holds the lamp
>driver high. Maybe there's a bug in the MAC14 code we haven't found yet.
>Anyway - playing again tomorrow. Will post final results.
> Phil Payne
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