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Car will not start replaced the throttle position sensor but still will not run so need to know what the map sensor is and where it is located

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  • bonbon197320 Nov 16, 2009

    the injectors are getting plenty of fuel because when they spray ehter in it it runs until the ether runs out is there another sensor that may be preventing my care from starting replaced the throttle position sensor and the spark plugs along with distributor cap and rotar please help I am desperate

  • bonbon197320 Nov 17, 2009

    I will try to have it towed if I come up with the money

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Hi,

MAP Sensor

Measures intake manifold vacuum pressure to help control the air and fuel mixture and timing. Contains a pressure-sensitive element that connects to an electronic circuit, generating a signal that changes with pressure changes in the manifold.

Location

Under hood, passenger side, front side of strut tower, mounted on upper fenderwell

Let me know, if needed further assistance.

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  • taran_2005
    taran_2005 Nov 17, 2009

    Thanks for your response!!

    The reason that i never commented earlier, as it never make any sense to keep guessing and checking components. There might be million of reasons for the the problem you are facing right now. The right procedure is to tow the car to Auto Zone and get it scanned for Codes. Once you have the codes, then you could narrow the problem whether it is MAP sensor or some other issue.

    I would really advise you to get the car scanned and tell me the codes, so that i could tell you the right procedure how to fix this rather than telling you 10 different things to check and replace.

    Let me know, if needed further assistance.

    Hope i helped you.

    Thanks for using ' Fixya ' and have a nice day!!

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