What Is a Map Sensor on a Car?

Answer Car engines use a variety of sensors to help regulate the internal combustion process, including MAP (manifold absolute pressure) sensors, which partner with other sensors to help ensure the timing... Read More »

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How do I Replace an O2 Sensor With Os-4000 Universal Oxygen Sensor on a 2002 Outback?

Most vehicles, including the 2002 Subaru Outback, have the same size oxygen sensor, which is 7/8-inch. The biggest difference in oxygen sensors is that some have a preheater and some don't. The 200... Read More »

Where Is the Bank 1, Sensor 2 Oxygen Sensor on a 2000 Chevrolet Impala?

The Impala is a full-sized automobile manufactured by Chevrolet. The 2000 Chevrolet Impala comes equipped with two oxygen sensors, one on either side of the catalytic converter. Locating the sensor... Read More »

Where Is the Location of the Bank 2, Sensor 1 O2 Sensor on a 2003 Jeep Liberty?

The oxygen sensor in the Jeep Liberty is part of the emissions control system. Oxygen in the exhaust gasses interacts with elements inside the sensor to generate a small voltage output. The Powertr... Read More »

How to Change a Oxygen Sensor for a 1998 Ford Windstar Bank 2 Sensor 1?

Throughout the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s, automotive engineers made many strides to keep pace with the ever-changing emission laws, including: catalytic converters, unleaded fuel usage and oxygen sens... Read More »