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How to Replace an Intake Air Temperature Sensor
An air temperature sensor, or air charge temperature sensor, signals a car’s computer about the air-to-fuel ratio. Replacing one requires few tools.

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There's a problem with the fuel system I'm thinking but not sure
Hello. P1193 is the code for a faulty inlet air temperature sensor, also known as the intake air temperature sensor. It may be possible that there is an issue with the intake air temperature sensor or with the sensor circuit....
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2004 Mazda Tribubte shut off
This may be a sign of a failing idle air control valve. The idle air control valve monitors the air intake as it is mixed with fuel prior to being injected into the engine. This valve is controlled by the...
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P0113 error code: related to stall while in drive? caused by error when changing air filter? 2011 Dodge Durango
Hello - yes, replacing the air filter could cause the P0113 - intake air temp sensor high circuit condition. The intake air sensor is located in the plastic intake housing that leads to and contains the air filter, so it...
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Ambient temperature is going high when ever I'm in heavy traffic
Hello. The ambient air temperature is the engine sensor that detects the temperature of the air around the engine and vehicle. If it is coming up as reading high then that may be a sign that the engine is running...
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Hard time starting my truck
The symptoms you describe are in line with a faulty air charge temperature sensor. As you may know, the air charge temperature sensor measures the temperature of the air coming into the engine. As cold air is much more dense...
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Damaged ambient air temperature sensor
The short answer is yes, but only slightly. The ambient air temperature sensor provides information for the engine management system to make the correct fuel air mixture for the local temperature. If the sensor is damaged, it usually causes a...
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Where is the ambient air temperature sensor located on a 2016 impala LTZ?
There is more than one ambient temperature sensor on your vehicle. The engine air intake system has an ambient temperature sensor located in the air duct after the air filter. That sensor is part of the mass airflow sensor assembly....
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stalling engine
Hello there. Usually this type of issue is caused simply by clogged or dirty fuel injectors or the throttle body being dirty. When an engine gets warm it is more dependent upon the efficient flow of vaporized gasoline. When the...

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