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DTC P0500 on Ford engines. Causes and solutions

DTC P0500 is typical not only for Ford Focus 2 cars, but also for many Japanese cars. Theoretically, there is nothing difficult to decipher, but the search for faults may lead very deep. Formally, OBDII code P0500 is deciphered as absence of data in the engine control unit about vehicle speed, therefore it would be logical to suspect the speed sensor. But it is not that simple.

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Camshaft sensor Suzuki Grand Vitara 2,0 and 1,6 liters: solve all problems ourselves

Reliable and enduring Suzuki Grand Vitara 2.0L (J20A) and 1.6L (M16A) engines have some childhood diseases, which manifest themselves mainly in extreme conditions. For example, unstable functioning of the camshaft position sensor Grand Vitara on 2-liter and 1.6-liter motors can work with interruptions. How to check the sensor, signs of malfunction, how to replace it and how best to find an inexpensive analogue, as well as all the problems with the Suzuki Grand Vitara camshaft position sensor, we find out today.

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P0102 diagnostic trouble code (DTC): Mass Airflow (MAF) sensor

The engine needs clean air in the right quantity just as much as it needs fuel. The average ratio of oxygen to gasoline is 14.5:1. Hence, somehow this parameter needs to be controlled. That is what the mass airflow sensor does. Otherwise, we will get an engine malfunction, and code P0102 will appear on the scanner screen.

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DIY Steps to Diagnose Code P0172, how to fix

Regardless of whether the car is filled with gasoline or gas, it is not the pure fuel itself that burns in the cylinders, but the air-fuel mixture, since nothing can burn without oxidation. The oxidizer is oxygen from the air. You can not cheat physics and if the Check Engine lights up, and the scanner or diagnostic computer shows the failure code P0172, there are problems with the proportions of air and fuel in the combustion chamber.

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Code OBD2 P0171, how to check and reset, solutions

Mysterious error codes, which are displayed on the scanners' monitors, sometimes baffle drivers. In fact, all car electronics simply fixes malfunctions, and we are left to deal with them ourselves. Error code P0171, which is produced by engines of Nissan, Mazda, Opel or Toyota, means that the mixture in the combustion chamber is too lean. Let's figure out how to reset the error and fix the problem right now.

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OBDII code P0011, common problems, how to fix

On Nissan Teana, X-Trail, Note, Peugeot and Citroen engines produced before 2011 and a lot of other cars the Check Engine warning light or the scanner generates failure code P0011 often lights up. At the same time, the Check Engine may not light up, but the symptoms of malfunction are obvious. How to act in such cases, how to reset and find out the causes of the OBD 2 code, we will understand right now.

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Check engine code P0420: how to fix, most common reason

The exhaust system of a modern car is a complex set of devices serving not only to divert gases and reduce noise levels, but also to control the correct operation of the engine. The task of the catalytic converter is to prevent harmful substances from entering the atmosphere. If the code P0420, which deciphers as "the efficiency of the catalytic converter system is below the threshold level" occurs, it indicates a poor capacity of the catalytic converter.

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