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B16a Knock sensor

Discussion in 'HYBRID -> ED-EF / DA' started by hondaman85, May 25, 2007.

  1. hondaman85

    hondaman85 Large Member

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    Can any one tell me why a knok sensor goes bad or makes the light come on is it just a matter of age or repeted bad gas?
     
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    99sidude Moderator Moderator VIP

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    a knock sensor detects engine knock (i.e. detonation, or some other cause of abnormal vibrations in the block. when knock is detected the ecu will retard the timing hence a loss in power
     
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