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97 chevy tahoe. codes po161 and po175. also bad vibration

Just replaced maf sensor with a true blue sensor off of ebay could faulty maf make o2 sensor bad and make rich on bank 2. also maybe unrelated but getting bad vibration driving down the road giving it gas. does not matter what speed you are going. rides smooth when coasting. cannot find any play in the u joints (checked by hand) and dont see any balance weights off of the driveshafts. any ideas

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    lonewolf9387 Nov 06, 2012

    can check wheel balancing but just had tires put on not that long ago. and the shake seems like it is coming from the middle of the tahoe. how do u check a maf to see if its faulty? thx for the reply

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Needs a wheel balanceing, Yes allso a defective maf sensor could set off the codes that are (Showing)

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  • Rob getz Nov 06, 2012

    With a muti meter, But it is not a easy task, Because the only repair manuals that show you the continuty rate is the (Factory) Repair (Manuals) I sorry to stay.

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    lonewolf9387 Nov 13, 2012

    ok new maf and 02 sensor fixed the code problem still getting bad vibration accelerating in 2 wheel drive. its smooth when coasting and on flats when you arnt giving it much gas. vibration goes away mostly in 4 wheel drive. had new tires installed today and no better.

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