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CODES PO117 AND P1493, REPLACE TEMP SENSOR, I HAVE 5V AT…

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CODES PO117 AND P1493...

CODES PO117 AND P1493, REPLACE TEMP SENSOR, I HAVE 5V AT TEMP SENSOR CONNECTOR AND A GOOD GROUND, UNPLUG SENSOR SCANNER SHOWS 260 DEG CONNECTED OR UNPLUGED AND CODE WILL NOT CLEAR, TRACE ALL WIRES FROM TEMP SENSOR TO PCM NO PROBLEM FOUND THERE'S ANOTHER TEMP GAUGE SENSOR THE REREADS NORMAL NOT OVER HEATING. I'M THINKING THERE'S BAD PCM INTERNAL. I ALSO CK AIR INTAKE SENSOR ON COLD ENG READS 86 DEG AND UNPLUGED READS -40 DEG.

Mechanic's Assistant: Do you have a scan tool to read the codes?

YES, PO117 AND P1493 SES AND ALT LIGHT ON

Mechanic's Assistant: What is the make/model/year of your car?

1996 Mitsubishi Eclipse 2.0

Mechanic's Assistant: Are you fixing your Eclipse yourself? What have you tried so far?

REPLACE TEMP SENSOR

Mechanic's Assistant: Anything else you want the mechanic to know before I connect you?

CODE WONT CLEAR HARD CODE

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hello vin number please...

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Mitsubishi Mechanic: eric remington,
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HELLO

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h​ello do you still require assistance? please respond

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Customer reply replied 4 months ago
No not at this time I'm not going to spend any more time with this car.
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