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I had the PCV valve replaced, but the check engine light is still on, and I get the same code from CarMD. Also, I still get some hesitation while accelerating. I assume there are more parts related to the PCV that may need to be replaced, but I'm not sure how to do it. Any advice? Thanks! Brent
My husband was doing some repair work on my car a few weeks ago and handed me some parts. "Find out what these are. They were laying in front of the engine." I discovered they were a PCV valve and part of the hose. I was able to replace the PCV valve, but the parts store did not have the hose. My husband then had to leave town before he could complete the ...
Hi, I need advice and intelligent options. I have a 1993 Mitsubishi 3000 GT (V6 3.0L 2972cc 181CID FI GAS N B). Since I first got her back in 2003, she has only broken down twice. The first time was in May of 2007. It was the transmission and that was five years ago. I had the entire tranny rebuilt at a place called Daffy Daves in Key West. While she was ...
Just purchased a used 2012 Chevy Impala LT with 30,000 miles. Does it have a replaceable fuel filter and PCV valve? Can't find any part listings at local parts stores. thanks
I recently bought a 1991 honda accord ex station wagon with manual transmission and roughly 153,000 miles. it recently just died on me. I had the plugs, wires, pcv valve, distributer cap, igniter, and wiring around it replaced and it ran fine for one day. The next day, i went to start it and at first nothing. Tried a second time, it started right up. ...

Is there a rear computer that shuts down the car? New fuel pump, PCV valve fixed. Car ran great! Mechanic says computer overheating and shutting car down (??) Is this possible. Fuel is reaching the rail. Thank you!


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