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Vida question..knock knock..

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Vida question..knock knock..

Post by darrylrobert » Thu Apr 30, 2020 3:52 am

Took me a few hours but i now have Vida. I can see alot of fault codes that wasnt showing with my scan tool. I have both knock sensors with fault codes at some stage, but when there no dates, the time of fault is greyed out. anything i need to set.

Could a faulty knock sensor be causing my hot start problem
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Re: Vida question..knock knock..

Post by RickHaleParker » Fri May 01, 2020 12:37 am

Clear all the codes, drive the car, see what comes back.
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Re: Vida question..knock knock..

Post by abscate » Fri May 01, 2020 6:29 am

Knock sensor failures are really rare, and won’t cause starting- problems.

The only knock sensor failure I think we had here was a broken wiring harness
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Re: Vida question..knock knock..

Post by E Showell » Fri May 01, 2020 8:51 am

In the year or two up to changing the electrical side of my ignition switch, I got a few knock sensor codes with some sporadic rough running. Could be ignition switch electrical side on the way out. How many miles on the electrical half of the ignition switch?
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Re: Vida question..knock knock..

Post by RickHaleParker » Fri May 01, 2020 11:30 pm

To set up your screenshots to automatically save to OneDrive, right-click the OneDrive icon on the taskbar and select Settings. Then select the Backup tab and under the “Screenshots” section check the “Automatically save screenshots I capture to OneDrive” box and click OK.

To take a Screenshot use the [PrntScrn] key.

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Platform: P80 1998 C70, B5234T3, 16T, AW50-42, Bosch Motronic 4.4, Special Edition package, Plant: Uddevalla Sweden.
Platform: X40 (Nedcar) 2003 S40, B4204T3, 14T twin scroll AW55-50/51SN, Siemens EMS 2000. Plant: Born Netherlands.
Platform P2 2005 XC90 T6 Executive, B6294T, 4T65 AWD, Bosch Motronic 7.0, Plant Torslanda Sweden.
Platform P2 2004 S60R, B2524T4, AW50/51 AWD, Bosch Motronic 7.0, BorgWarner K24 turbocharger, Plant Ghent Belgium.

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