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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 09-01-06, 10:07 PM Thread Starter
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Hi guys! Got a 1997 plain Mustang, 3.8L I guess. Bought it cause the price was right. I've had to have the cam sensor replaced three times this week. Taking it back tomorrow for a fourth time. The engine light keeps coming on and the diagnosis is always cam sensor. I read in the book that if the engine light comes on it could mean that I have an emissions problem. My tailpipe has developed some small holes. What do you think? Thanks! Oh, I'm Select by the way.

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Re: Help!! I need answers

Obviously, at this point, the problem isn't the cam sensor. It could be something electrical - upstream or downstream - of the sensor. It's time for your shop to do some actual diagnosos and inspection, rather than blindly replacing a part. If they "don't know" what to do, it's time to find another shop.
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Re: Help!! I need answers

Okay its not the cam sensor unless they installed the wrong type of cam sensor. But other than that you should try a second opion from another shop. Tell them what happened and what the other shop did. The more information you give them the better the results.

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