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post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-27-02, 04:01 AM
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slow warm up?

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specially mine any idea about my problem,
First thing in the morning i can drive my car and feels like a stock forte,but after about 20 mins of driving it seems to pick up alot more power,i have check the 02 sensor it reads 9 ohms at the sensor,also does anyone now the resistance for vct solidnoid i bought a new one and reads 12 ohms same as the old one.?.?.?

 
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post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-28-02, 09:58 AM
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Probably just sensors getting up to speed, things tightening up a bit. Do you warm it up before driving off?

vct solinoid - don't know.

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You shouldn't test oxy sensor with ohm meter it may ruin it. Best way is to use a oxy sensor tester or volt meter.
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post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-29-02, 06:27 AM
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AU2 workshop manual says vct solenoid should be 23-45 ohms.
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post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 11-30-02, 04:19 AM
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any chance from anyone putting a multimeter on the vct soilnoid and tell me their reading from a healthy vct car
 
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