Has anybody done or even heard of this? Step 2 Remove the hoses from the air pump. If you suspect that your air pump may be having a problem, or your , have the vehicle diagnosed by a professional technician, such as one from YourMechanic. If you have already followed this process please continue to login as normal. This means the air pump is out of the equation at this stage as it only comes on to heat the cats up when they are cold. Once you order is complete, we will email you the shipping fee amount. After first checking all the vac hoses for leaks I am still getting these fault codes:- Secondary air injection system 16795-incorrect flow detected-lower limit exceeded.
I also have this picture. The whole job took 2 hours. I used to think it was perhaps the radiator fans doing odd things, but since the car ran ok I didnt worry about it. I left the jack in place once the second stand had taken the weight as a safety backup. They get noisy with age and lately mines getting worse. The intake hose yellow arrow draws filtered air from the airbox. After approximately 20 seconds the air pump should run and you should feel air coming from the outlet.
I ignored it simply as im lazy but actually sorted it today as i started out looking for my boost leak. This produces and oxygen rich exhaust gas causing after burning and reducing the heat-up phase of the catalytic converter. Contact us Our friendly staff would be happy to assist you and answer any questions you may have. Disconnect the two hoses, remove the three nuts and slide the pump from its bracket. This guide made my life so much easier, only difference i made was using 5mm bolts as i couln't get 4mm and i used nyloc spelling? I find this, i think it will be the shame for the Golf.
The filtered air is drawn in from the air box and pumped to the combi valve on the cylinder head. We have every part you may need to keep your car running like new for years to come at unbeatable prices. I think for a while I kind of ignored it because it goes on and off intermittantly, as the engine warms up. Mine was the same , sports cats that are fitted only just scraped through. So u might come to a stand still at traffic lights, u'll hear the pump come in for 5seconds then go away. January 2, 2017 Followup from the Pelican Staff: Thanks for the feedback. How do i know if this needs doing? Havent used any resistors and havent got any error codes or eml lights relating to these.
The following shows the separation of the pump allowing air to escape. For more information, go to. February 4, 2017 Followup from the Pelican Staff: Start here or With your vehicle info, Give The Pelican Parts parts specialists a call at 1-888-280-7799. The Powertrain Control Module grounds the Air pump relay control circuit which energizes the Air pump. Well I finally did this repair tonight. Pelican Parts is not associated with Porsche Cars North America in any manner, except for a mutual appreciation and love of the cars. To test the pump remove the pressure hose red arrow on a warm engine and start the car and allow it to idle.
They can figure out what part or repair kit you need. If so, a new product will be sent. We will not take responsibility if this part does not fit your vehicle. As I have the same axle stands but not sure where is the best place to put them! Pelican Parts is not responsible for any typographical errors contained within the site. Insert a flat washer then a split washer before the nut.
Just that Forge only list the blanking plate for the 1. If the original product is found defective, a store credit will be issued to cover the purchase of the new product. When a smog pump fails the finely tuned air-fuel ratios can be upset, and it will negatively affect the performance of the engine. I jacked up the car where the main frame that spans the car joins the wishbone with a bolt. The flat washer should stop the split washer from sinking in to the plastic casing and the nut working loose.
Usually, a failed air pump will produce a few noticeable symptoms that can alert the driver that the. Other members have recommend its best to fix. By entering this site, you agree to hold Pelican Parts free from any liability arising out of the use of any information contained within. Information and technical articles within this website are for reference only. Warranty Wolfsburg Tuning offers a one year warranty on all of our products except on brakes components brake pads, rotors, etc , clutch components flywheels, pressure plates, etc , and electrical components sensors, switches, bulbs, etc. Does this apply the same to the V6 as these guides are for 1.
Shipping Quality will not be sacrificed for convenience while shopping on our online store. If necessary, they will be able to and restore proper performance to your vehicle. I placed the stands under the main chassis that spans the car from one side to the other behind the engine. It sounded like a very loud vacuum cleaner for 90 seconds, followed by a huge dump valve noise. Failure to do so will result in your account being locked out! The product must be returned in the original box with the original packing material and packing slip. We use data about you for a number of purposes explained in the links below. Figure 2 There are two hoses attached to the pump.