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1997 mercury mystic engine code p1383 with a 2.0

1997 mercury mystic engine code p1383 with a 2.0 liter

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SOURCE: i am getting a p1383 dtc code

This may be caused by: Variable Camshaft Timing (VCT) control system stuck with a machining chip or VCT hollow oil feed bolt being plugged with debris. Try changing oil first and see if this helps.If it doesn't I would suggest taking it to an experienced tech.

Posted on Feb 11, 2009

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ford loves to hide those under the drivers seat in a mustang so i would assume the same for yours
remember there is a fuel disconect inside the rear fender well
it is a colision safety device to kill the fuel pump incase of colision

Posted on Aug 04, 2009

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SOURCE: where is the fuse box on a 1999 mercury mystic...

7281a18.gif These are the locations of the two fuse panels. The one under the dash near the left is released by pulling a handle type release, then the panel swings down to view. Hope this helps you. :) WF Services..

Posted on May 12, 2010

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P1383 is one of Jaguar's own codes. You can find the code even in other engines (e.g. Ford). P1383 means : Variable Cam Timing Overretarded (Bank #1).

Symptoms:Rough idle, engine stalling.

Here possible causes:

  • Cam timing improperly set.
  • Continuous oil flow to the VCT piston chamber.
  • VCT solenoid valve stuck open.
  • Camshaft advance mechanism binding (VCT unit).

  • Solution: the part in the Variable Cam Timing listed above must be tested and repaired.



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    Where is the fuse box on a 1999 mercury mystic

    7281a18.gif These are the locations of the two fuse panels. The one under the dash near the left is released by pulling a handle type release, then the panel swings down to view. Hope this helps you. :) WF Services..

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    Looking to buy a 1997 Mercury Mystique. There is a rattle coming from under a black plastic cover near the serpanetine belt. Is that where the timing belt is? How much would replacing it cost

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    When a cam sensor us going bad on a 99 mercury mystic what to do?

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    Once the sensor goes completely out, You will not be able to start the car ,

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