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I took my 89 nissan 240sx to get smogged..it passed everything

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I took my '89 nissan 240sx to get smogged..it passed everything except.."vacumn to egr disconnected, check engine light stays on, & timing rpm high @ 1,100 rpm." I had timing done, idle lowered, and new oxygen sensor put in. Then the fuel injector started to leak so the mechanic changed two o-rings. Took it back to retest..everything passed except now my car is a GROSS POLLUTER! What happened?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Car
Expert:  Chris (aka-Moose) replied 1 year ago.

Hello, I'm Chris. Thanks for visiting Just Answer.

 

I am sorry you have had to wait so long for the first contact. Sometimes this happens when the question you ask is not detailed enough or its just hard to address online. Many have viewed your post, but have passed. I am checking to see if you still need help.



I am not going to lie, this concern is not my strongest point, but I will do my best to help you. I have access to many repair sites, so at the least I can provide something to address at least part of your concern if it is not something I can address from memory and experience.



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Chris

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.

I don't understand how my car became a "gross polluter" in a matter of two weeks. I took my car in to have it smogged..it passed the emissions test but failed other tests..i corrected those problems and took it back in to retest and it failed! It passed the problems i fixed but somehow failed the emissions test. What could have gone wrong?

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