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1997 ford aspire: which is exhaust pressure sensor malfunction

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have a 1997 ford aspire...
have a 1997 ford aspire it codes PO470 which is exhaust pressure sensor malfunction I need to know where this sensor is
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Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 9 years ago
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This sensor is for exhaust gas recirculation boost sensor.

It is located on the top left rear of the engine compartment

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Customer reply replied 9 years ago
does the hose from the hose from the egr valve hose run directly to the boost sensor is there one hose tha runs to the boost sensor and one plug in   sorry i am have to ask the questions and call my husband he works in a different state than we live i couldn't tell him much from the picture
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 9 years ago
The hose on the boost valve goes to the EGR solenoid.
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Customer reply replied 9 years ago
is the left side the driver side
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 9 years ago
Yes the left is the drivers side.
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Customer reply replied 9 years ago
can he drive it home without causing other problems 268 miles
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 9 years ago
Yes he should be fine. He may notice it running a little poor or may even have some misfires but no harm should occur.
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Customer reply replied 9 years ago
thank you very much sorry to be such a pain you were very helpful
Ford Mechanic: Chris (aka- Moose), Technician replied 9 years ago
Your welcome
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