How to Remove the Knock Sensor From a 4.8 Vortec?

Answer The Vortec 4.8-liter engine comes standard in the Yukon and Tahoe full-size SUVs. It is also optional in the Sierra and Silverado pickup trucks. The Vortec is matched with GM's Hydra-Matic 4L60 tra... Read More »

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How to Remove the Knock Sensor From the Engine Block?

The knock sensor on an engine is used by the vehicle's computer to determine if the engine is burning fuel efficiently. If it isn't, the engine can create a knocking noise, which is not only annoyi... Read More »

How to Remove the Knock Sensor from a 1993 Toyota Camry?

The 1993 Toyota Camry has two knock sensors, both located near the back of the engine. Both knock sensors are used to send a signal to the computer, which tells the computer that it should make adj... Read More »

How to Remove the Nisson Sentra's Knock Sensor?

The Nissan Sentra's knock sensor senses vibrations in the cylinder and sends a signal to the vehicle's computer to make the appropriate adjustments. A mild knock causes "pinging" that sounds like m... Read More »

Remove and Replace the Knock Sensor on a 1994 Infiniti Q-45?

The Nissan Infiniti Q-45 is a full size luxury sedan produced by Nissan between 1990 and 2006. The knock sensor on the Q-45 is an electronic component that senses knocks or pings in the car's engin... Read More »