In the case of a Mitsubishi my daugher owned, I drove the car around for a week before it acted up and quit running on a deserted road with the ambient temperature about a 100. I have taken it to several places and no one can figure out the problem. The is the place where the industries best transmission rebuilders work together to help solve the most complex automatic transmission problems. It may have some bad spots on it that is causing the intermittent trouble. A knocking vibration from the cylinder block is sensed as vibrational pressure. John Hello, I have the same fault along with p1491 the first time. All you need to go to the dealer for are recalls and warrantee service.
Where is this located on a nissan xterra 2004? Cross section of a typical knock sensor Courtesy: azosensors. They last about 100,000 or less I hear. Doing that, it should be possible to duplicate the concern. I will suscribe as paying member. But I can say that the scenario for a shorted knock sensor a common failure on Nissan V-6 engines to cause a fault code P0500 for a Vehicle Speed Sensor would involve a rodent eating wire insulation off of your engine harness causing some crossed wires.
There are people who have done this successfully because you have to take everything off the top of the motor down to the block to get to it. Code Set Parameters Typical knock sensor circuits consist of one 5-volt signal wire. Locate the knock sensor and tap on an engine location near the sensor do not directly strike the sensor. Some models require multiple failure cycles in order for a malfunction indicator lamp to be illuminated. Then, he will conduct a visual inspection of the engine, and look for faults.
The P328 code should not prevent the vehicle from driving to a safe location once the code is triggered. Crank the engine, put the vehicle in gear and keep your foot on the brake. I would add that if the fuel filter has not been replaced regularly that is something that can contribute to pump failure because a partially clogged filter which may not have any noticeable symptoms can cause the pump to work harder than it normally would. A knocking vibration from the cylinder block is applied as pressure to the piezoelectric element. A resonant style knock sensor Courtesy: msextra. Allow the engine to warm up and aim the timing light toward the timing marks on the harmonic balancer. I will suscribe as paying member.
There are two basic types of knock sensors: the style used in older vehicles and the resonant design used in modern vehicles. The list of automotive Makes at the right edge of the screen. Somebody should listen for tapping noises just for the sake of being thorough. Thanks for any assistance anyone can offer. I also recommend relocating the sensor to the side of the engine block.
What the P0328 code means The P0328 code is telling us that there is a high input from the bank 1 knock sensor 1. Just bite the bullet and replace it. Needless to say, this takes time and money. I have run 2 tanks of injector cleaner thru and still get code. I connected the scanner before adjusting the timing.
The botom line is Nissan should have addressed this problem along time ago and untill they do lets just keep on doing what makes the customer happy. Next, connect the red multimeter lead to the battery positive terminal and the black lead to ground. The sensor is putting out a higher than normal signal due to the trouble with the engine performance. What repairs can fix the P0328 code? I get 22 sometimes on the road for a long trip. Inside, the knock sensor is a piezoelectric crystal. I would leave the knock sensor alone. Or some other strange thing.
The technician will take note of any knocking sound on the engine. If you have any doubt as to repairs on your vehicle, please contact your technician. Please help with any advice. You imply that your choice is dealer or oil change place. The knock sensor is a form of transducer, which is a device that converts changes in physical quantity into an electrical signal. Thus, a professional level scan tool is very important for a thorough diagnosis of this code.
The symptoms are generally rather mild but like any Check Engine Light should be repaired as soon as possible. Does anyone know if a crank angle sensor could cause intermittent chugging like I described? But once again, a faulty knock sensor will not, can not, on your car cause the symptom you are describing. The currently selected is for the Chevrolet makes. It's there for a reason. Look up the other , please use the search box.
I cleared the codes then p1490 the second time with the p0328. YourMechanic offers certified mobile mechanics who will come to your home or office to diagnose and repair your vehicle. I have the same as you 3. An old-style knock sensor Courtesy: autobarn. I have a 2003 Nisson Frontier 4x4, auto trans, 3. What exactly does the knock sensor do.