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Hello how are you this day i have a issue with my 2003 saab 9.5 have a code of p1312 and pcm
JA: Have you scanned the code? Have you tried to reset it? What is the model of your '03 Saab?
Customer: aero is it p1312 with a pcm
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Customer: yes i am hopefully i can do to cash flow
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Customer: i replace the plug with recommend plug
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Saab Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago
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Saab Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago

2003 Saab 9-5 (9600) L4-2.3L Turbo (B235)

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P1312 Combustion Detection Cyl. 1+2. Open Circuit/Short To B+.

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Fault symptoms
- CHECK ENGINE.

On-Board Diagnostics

Type of diagnosis:
- Continuous. But interrupted when fault criteria fulfilled and will not restart until next driving cycle.

Enable criteria:
- General conditions for this trouble code: Atmospheric pressure must exceed 72 kPa and the engine coolant and intake air temperatures must exceed -7 degree C.
- Engine running. Main relay voltage exceeding 10 V. Ignition synchronized.

Fault criteria:
- Voltage exceeding 5 V continuously during 200 combustions.

Dependents:
- None.

System reaction to a fault:
- None.

OK report:
- Enable criteria fulfilled. Fault criteria for P1312 or P1334 not fulfilled within 300 combustions.

Fault handling: (For more information, See: Computers and Control Systems > Initial Inspection and Diagnostic Overview > Fault Handling III, Other Emission-Related Components and Function)

- Type III.

Diagnostic help
Fault diagnosis concerns an electrical fault in the connecting leads.
- Combustion Detection Cyl 1+2/Bank1, unit %

Checking the wiring
Jiggle the wiring harness at several points and in different directions to detect intermittent breaks and short circuits. Observe the multimeter, diagnostic tool or test lamp during the check.

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Saab Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago

what is the mileage on the car ?

Please let me know

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Saab Mechanic: Chad Farhat, ASE Certified Technician A6 - Electrical / Electronic systems A7 Heating / Air conditioning systems replied 1 year ago

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