[V8] Help!! It still doesn't run!!!WTF!!
enzeder at comcast.net
Mon Oct 25 22:03:16 EDT 2004
Just out of curiosity, did you swap the sensors from another car, or did
you plug the ignition reference into the speed harness, etc? I ask because
I thought both had to work for the car to start. My car quit after
replacing the O2 sensor. I replaced both with new sensors, got me going
At 08:20 PM 10/25/2004, Tony and Lillie wrote:
> Just wanted to keep you guys updated. We swapped speed sensors, and
> the V8 does the same thing. Tomorrow we'll swap the other ECU into it to
> see if that's the problem.
> It was suggested that the hall sender was a suspect, but it only
> controls the injector timing and knock function of the ignition. Since
> CIS runs with injectors firing all the time, I'm thinking injector timing
> wouldn't kill the car, just make it run a little off. Therefore, I'm
> leaning away from that.
> Also, we swapped a known good distributor on the passenger side, and
> it did the exact same thing.
> I checked the FPR, and there is no fuel running out of the vacuum line.
> From my experience, it would seem most likely it is something we
> messed with, anyhow.
> I'm also going to doublecheck the firing order tomorrow.
> The most troubling thing about it though, is the way the tach bounces
> all over the place while cranking.
>I'll keep you all informed, and feel free to throw any suggestions you may
>have my way,
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