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Check engine light on after OXYGEN SENSOR FIXED, which was the reason the engine light was on at all. But now its been fixed and reset and the light comes on! What the problem???

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  • isiahh67 May 06, 2010

    Code that came up was p0132. And no code is coming up, this is from the mechanics mouth. Truck drives great just erks me to see that damn light on!

  • justin smits May 11, 2010

    What code is coming up in the computer now? What code did it have before the repair...

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Was the 02 infront of the convertor replaced on the drivers side? That is what the code is for. These chryslers are good for the heater circuit burning out in the pcm (computer)

Posted on May 06, 2010

Can't solve that here What codes do you still have? Who did the O2 R&R,and was it okey for awhile? You may not have an O2 issue,even though you get the codes. A Misfire will set a lot of unrelated codes on some vehicles

I hope you understand that codes, do not tell you what is wrong or what to replace. They can be sensors out of range over a period of time and the PCM sets a code, so you can check things out.
Even a mechanical issue,could appear as sensor failure
Was the correct sensor replaced?
Do you have high Fuel Pressure,driving the O2?
What do tail pipe emissions tell you?( Exhaust Gas Readings)

Posted on May 06, 2010

  • Anonymous May 06, 2010

    I'am going with your feelings on this

    But-something is turning some light on or it won't reset to the ready state.

    Your mechanic should find this a challange and work with you to resolve. They usually subscribe to a hot line that may help.

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SOURCE: check engine light is on...bank 1 sensor1 oxygen sensor

if u have one oxygen sensor then u need to take a deep look at the bottom of ur car it will be somewhere at the Exhaust pipe if u have a catalytic converter then u will have two oxygen sensors one before the catalytic converter & the other will be after the catalytic converter. Note: the catalytic converter is located at after a little bit of beginning in Exhaust pipe.

Posted on Jun 06, 2009

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SOURCE: Check engine light came on

My book says ( GM ) P1133 - HO2S/O2S Insufficient Switching Sensor 1 Or Bank 1 Sensor 1
Be that as it may - to clear the codes in your computer - disconnect the battery for a couple of minutes and see if that clears the codes. Let me know. Thanks

Posted on Jan 20, 2011

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SOURCE: i have a problem with the oxygen sensor the check

The check engine light can come on for over 150 things, from a sensor to a loose gas cap, you will need to have the codes scanned, the computer stores codes when it detects something not working correctly,there are many auto part stores that will scan it for free and give you a print out of the codes, if you can give me the codes i could help you find out why the engine light is on, good day.

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