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Sears did a computer eval on our car and gave us codes only

They hand wrote the codes and said to google them to find out what they mean. I did that and am not able to find out what is wrong with the car. 1997 Mercury Cougar XR7 6 cyl. Computer codes given are: PO155, P1132, PO141, PO161, PO135, P1152. I would love the site to look these up. Do you know where I can get the answers? If not do you know the answers? Thanks CSF Litchfield, Maine

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  • cats_rule195 Nov 22, 2008

    Dear countrycurt0,

    I don't know how this site works but I just now checked my responses. I have not rated anyone. Somebody else must have if that is possible. I am thankful for anyone that takes time out of their life to help someone else. No matter what the outcome. I am sorry that someone did this to you. I will try your site. I never even tried the wrong one. Thank You for your help. I will fix the rating if I am able since I didn't do it to begin with.



    God Bless

    CSF

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P0135--OXY SENSOR HEATER CIRCUIT(bank 1 sensor 1)
P0141--OXY SENSOR HEATER CIRCUIT(bank 1 sensor 2)
P0155--HEATED OXY SENSOR HEATER CIRCUIT(bank 2 sensor 1)
P0161--HEATED OXY SENSOR HEATER CIRCUIT(bank 2 sensor 2)
P01132--LACK OF HO2S11 SWITCH--SENSOR INDICATES RICH
P01152--LACK OF HO2S21 SWITCH--SENSOR INDICATES RICH

Here are the code definitions.hope it helps.

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Check out this site: AA1auto.com/trouble/codes

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  • Curt Downs Nov 15, 2008

    Make that AAlcar.com

  • Curt Downs Nov 15, 2008

    I am not sure why you gave me an 'inappropriate' rating. You asked for a site where u could look up the diagnostic trouble codes, and that's what I gave you. If you are having trouble with the site. let me know. I gave u the wrong site at 1st, but sent the correct one within a couple of minutes, hope u will consider changing the rating, or let me know why u felt it was inappropriate.

  • Curt Downs Nov 17, 2008

    You requested a site to look up codes, the one I use is AA1car.com. You said u would 'love the site to look these up', Please change the rating, as 'inappropriate' is an inappropriate rating. This is a free service, all we have to indicate our track record of answers (and our time spent answering and researching info), is the rating of the asker, more than half of which don't take the time to rate our response. So, how about rating chev junk, he gave u the code descriptions, and how about changing my rating to something more appropriate, we would like to help again if u need us.

  • Curt Downs Nov 22, 2008

    thank you VERY much for fixing the rating mix up. Let me know if u need any more help on the cougar problem (is it resolved?). Let me know if I can help out now or later. Curt

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