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1983 Cadillac 4.1 L stutters on acceleration, read codes which said bad MAP sensor, replaced sensor, codes now read too MAP signal too high (34) and motor still stutters on acceleration

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It could be the wires going to the map sensor are shorting out, you should check them. Hope this helps.

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In my 2005 Pontiac Montana the OBD code reader reads code PO108 - Manifold absolute pressure sensor circuit, high input. What can cause this.


The PCM detects that the MAP sensor voltage is more than 4.3 volts for 3 seconds.
This DTC may set due to poor idle characteristics. A possible cause may be uncontrolled fueling due to an open or high resistance in the HO2S 1 low signal circuit. Before replacing any component, ensure that this condition does not exist.
2
Turn ON the ignition, with the engine OFF.
Monitor the DTC information with the scan tool.
Is DTC P0641 also set?
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YES - Go to Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) List - Vehicle
NO - Go to Step 3
3
Observe the throttle position (TP) sensor parameter with the scan tool.
Press the accelerator pedal slowly until the throttle is in the wide open position.
Release the accelerator pedal slowly until the throttle is returned to the closed position.
Repeat this procedure several times.
Does the TP sensor parameter increase steadily to more than the first specified value, and then decrease steadily returning to less than the second specified value?
98%
1%
YES - Go to Step 4
NO _ Go to DTC P0121
4
Start the engine.
Observe the MAP sensor parameter with a scan tool.
Is the voltage more than the specified value?
4.3 V
YES - Go to Step 6
NO - Go to Step 5

Jan 27, 2017 | 2005 Pontiac Montana

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Giving the code E.27


E27 Open Throttle Switch Signal here is a list of all codes E12 No Distributor Reference Signal E13 Oxygen Sensor Not Ready E14 Shorted Coolant Sensor E15 Open Coolant Sensor E16 Generator Voltage Out of Range E19 Shorted Fuel Pump Circuit E20 Open Fuel Pump Circuit E21 Shorted Throttle Position Sensor E22 Open Throttle Position Sensor E23 EST Signal Problem E24 Speed Sensor Circuit Problem E26 Shorted Throttle Switch Circuit E27 Open Throttle Switch Signal E30 ISC RPM Out Of Range E31 Shorted MAP Sensor Signal E32 Open MAP Sensor Signal E34 MAP Sensor Signal Out Of Range E37 Shorted MAT Sensor Signal E38 Open MAT Sensor Signal E39 VCC Engagement Problem E40 Power Steering Pressure Switch Signal E41 Cam Sensor Signal Problem E44 Oxygen Sensor Signal Lean E45 Oxygen Sensor Signal Rich E47 BCM to PCM/ECM Data Problem E48 EGR System Problem E52 PCM/ECM Memory Reset E53 Distributor Signal Interrupt E55 Closed Throttle Angle Out of Range E58 Pass Key Control Problem E60 Cruise - Not In Drive E61 Cruise - Vent Solenoid Problem E62 Cruise - Vacuum Solenoid Problem E63 Cruise - Set Speed vs Vehicle Speed E64 Cruise - Acceleration Too High E65 Cruise - Servo Position Signal Problem E66 Cruise - Engine RPM Too High E67 Cruise - Switch Shorted E68 Cruise - Command Problem E70 Intermittent TPS E71 Intermittent MAP E73 Intermittent Coolant Sensor E74 Intermittent MAT Sensor Signal E75 Intermittent VSS Signal E80 Fuel System Rich E85 Idle Throttle Angle Too High E90 Cruise - VCC Brake Switch Signal Problem E91 Cruise - PRNDL Switch Problem E92 Heated Windshield Request Problem E96 Torque Converter Overstress E97 P/N To D/R Engagement Problem E98 P/N To D/R ISC Engaged Problem E99 Cruise - Servo Apply Problem

Jul 31, 2013 | 1992 Cadillac DeVille

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Symptoms of a bad map sensor on 93 cadillac fleetwood brougham


Well code 23 is a faulty signal from the manifold air temp sensor. The sensor is telling the computer the air temp in the intake is out of range compared to the other readings.
Code 26 is a quad driver problem inside the computer.
Code 34 is a MAP sensor signal saying the vacuum is high when it should be low compared to the other sensors.
They may be connected or separate issues. You could check the MAP with a vac gauge.
I would clear the codes and see which ones come back again.

Jul 21, 2012 | 1993 Cadillac DeVille

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Stopping at red light the car starts to stutter as I accelerate


Your confusing MAP with a MAF sensor . You can not clean a MAP sensor .
manifold absolute pressure sensor (MAP sensor )
mass air flow sensor MAF you can clean .

admissions = emissions !
accelerate again and it starts to stutter. Try the TPS - throttle position sensor .

May 03, 2017 | 2001 Hyundai Elantra

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95 cadillac reading code current p105 sometimes engine light comes on sometimes harder to start than normal, idles up and down up on stopping


Symptoms Symptoms of a P0105 check engine light code may include:
  • Poor running engine
  • Engine runs rich
  • Engine won't idle
  • Engine backfires through tailpipe
  • Engine misfire under load or at idle
  • MIL (Malfunction Indicator Lamp) illumination
  • In some extreme cases there may be no symptoms other than MIL illumination
Causes A P0105 DTC could be caused by:
  • MAP sensor vacuum hose disconnected or plugged
  • Bad MAP Sensor
  • Bad TPS
  • Damaged or problematic MAP sensor connector
  • Damaged or problematic TPS connector
  • Damaged wiring
  • Short to reference voltage on signal circuit of MAP Sensor
  • Loss of ground to MAP sensor or TPS
  • Open on signal circuit of MAP sensor
  • Bad PCM
Possible Solutions Using a scanner or code reader, turn the ignition on and engine OFF; what does the MAP sensor voltage read? It should be about 4 Volts for sea level. If you are at a higher altitude, it should decrease about half a volt or so for each 1,000 ft. of altitude (this will vary from model to model) Or if you have a separate MAF (Mass air flow) sensor on your vehicle, they are usually equipped with a Barometric pressure reading. If so, the Baro reading should match the MAP reading (they both measure ambient air pressure). If they're roughly equal, then, check for Freeze Frame data of the MAP sensor (if available).
NOTE: Freeze Frame data is the PCM recording a fault when it happens. It captures the readings of the various PIDS (parameter identifiers)available to troubleshoot what happened. It's like a recording of the problem as it happened. At idle a typical MAP sensor Voltage reading should be about a volt, and at WOT (wide open throttle) it should approach 4.5 to 5 Volts. As for the TPS, at idle, the voltage reading is about 1 Volt or less. As the throttle is opened the reading will increase to 4.5 Volts at WOT. Do the two readings make sense? For example, if the TPS reading on Freeze Frame data shows 2.5 Volts (indicating partial throttle) does the MAP sensor indicate a reading that isn't at either extreme? Using the Freeze Frame data (if available) compare the MAP reading to the TPS when the problem occurred. This can help you identify what happened
If you have no access to Freeze Frame data then check if the MAP sensor voltage changes when you apply vacuum to it. You can do this by mouth or a vacuum pump. The voltage should increase as you apply vacuum. If the reading doesn't change as you apply vacuum, make sure there are no obstructions in the hose to the sensor. If the hose is clear, the MAP sensor is usually bad, but it doesn't rule out the following from causing the problem: Does the MAP sensor appear to be stuck at less than .5 Volts? Then:
NOTE: This code shouldn't set if the MAP is stuck at extremely low voltage, however, I'm adding it in because there's no way to know for certain for which vehicles a low voltage condition may set a P0105
  1. Inspect the wiring harness and MAP sensor connector. Repair any damage
  2. Unplug the MAP sensor connector. Also, at the PCM connector, remove the MAP sensor signal wire and check for continuity to the MAP sensor connector. If there is infinite resistance, then repair open in MAP signal circuit. If the signal wire has continuity to the MAP sensor connector, then check for 5 volt reference voltage to the connector and a good ground. If both are present, then re-install all removed wiring and replace the MAP sensor.
Does the MAP sensor appear to be stuck at full 4.5 voltage? Then:
  1. Inspect the wiring harness for damage. Repair as needed
  2. Remove the MAP sensor signal wire from the PCM connector. With a voltmeter measure the voltage with KEY ON ENGINE OFF. Is there 4.5 Volts? If so, unplug the MAP sensor and recheck. If it is still present, then repair short between the signal wire and 5 volt reference wire.
  3. If unplugging the MAP sensor causes the voltage to disappear, check that the ground is intact. If it is, then replace the MAP sensor due to internal short.

Jun 17, 2011 | 1995 Cadillac DeVille

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Engine Code P0108. The engine revs up high and back low about 10 times before idling normally when first turned on. then there is other idling issues when accelerating to hard or at a stop. Are there...


P0108 - MAP Manifold Absolute Pressure/Barometric Pressure Circuit High Input

The MAP (Manifold Absolute Pressure) sensor measures engine manifold negative air pressure. It's usually a three wire sensor: a ground wire, a 5 volt reference wire from the PCM (Powertrain Control Module) to the MAP sensor, and a signal wire that informs the PCM of the MAP sensor voltage reading as it changes. The higher the engine vacuum, the lower the voltage reading. The voltage should range between about 1 volt (at idle) to about 5 volts (WOT wide open throttle).

If the PCM sees the voltage reading from the MAP sensor is greater than 5 Volts, or if the voltage reading is higher than what the PCM considers normal under certain circumstances, a P0108 DTC will set.


Symptoms of a P0108 DTC code may include:
* MIL (Malfunction Indicator Lamp) will likely be on
* Engine may run poorly
* Engine may not run at all
* Fuel mileage may decrease
* Presence of black smoke at exhaust


Causes: Potential causes of a P0108 code:
* Bad MAP sensor
* Leak in vacuum supply line to MAP sensor
* Engine vacuum leak
* Short on signal wire to PCM
* Short on reference voltage wire from PCM
* Open in ground circuit to MAP
* Worn engine causing low vacuum


Possible Solutions
A good way to diagnose if the MAP sensor is to blame would be to compare the KOEO (key on engine off) MAP sensor reading on a scan tool with the Barometric pressure reading. They should be the same because they both measure atmospheric pressure.

If the MAP reading is greater than 0.5 volt off of the BARO reading, then replacing the MAP sensor would likely fix the problem. Otherwise, start the engine and observe the MAP reading at idle. It should normally be about 1.5 volts (varies according to altitude).

a. If it is, the problem is likely intermittent. Check all the vacuum hoses for damage and replace as necessary. You can also try wiggle testing the harness and connector to reproduce the problem.
b. If the scan tool MAP reading is more than 4.5 volts, check the actual engine vacuum reading with the engine running. If it is less than 15 or 16 in. Hg, then the PCM is probably not seeing enough vacuum (due to a worn engine, perhaps) for a given operating condition (which causes a higher than normal voltage signal to the PCM) and setting the code. Repair the engine vacuum problem and retest.
c. But, if the actual engine vacuum reading is 16 in. Hg or more, then unplug the MAP sensor. The scan tool MAP reading should indicate that there is no voltage present. Check that the ground from the PCM is intact and also that the MAP sensor connector and terminals are tight. If the connection is good, then replace the map sensor.
d. However if, with KOEO, & the MAP sensor unplugged, the scan tool shows a voltage reading, then there may be a short in the harness to the MAP sensor. Turn the ignition off. At the PCM unplug connector and remove the MAP signal wire from the connector. Re-attach the PCM connector and see if with KOEO, the scan tool MAP reading shows voltage. If it still does, replace the PCM. If not, check for voltage on the signal wire you just removed from the PCM. If there is voltage on the signal wire, find the short in the harness and repair.


Hope helps (remember to rate this answer).

Apr 05, 2011 | 2003 Chrysler PT Cruiser

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Engine shut off willnot crank after heating up geting code 34


DTC - 34 MAP Sensor Circuit Error (Signal Low Indicating High Vacuum)

The ECM uses the Manifold Absolute Pressure (MAP) sensor as an indication of engine load. High voltage would indicate low engine vacuum and higher engine load. Low voltage would indicate high engine vacuum and lower engine load. The ECM uses the information from this sensor to help calculate fuel delivery and spark timing.

Fault Code Description:
* 34 - MAP sensor circuit error (signal low indicating high vacuum)

Symptoms:
* Poor engine performance
* Engine running lean (not enough fuel, hard starting, lack of power)

Common Problems:
* GM MAP sensors do not commonly fail
* Due to erratic engine vacuum, other engine performance problems can cause a code 34 to set


Good luck (remember to rate this answer).

Mar 20, 2011 | Buick Riviera Cars & Trucks

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What do the codes 34 and 42 stand for for a obd 1 scanner for gm


problem code 34 is in map sensor curcuit is to high. code 42 is electronic spark timing malfunction. for 42 replace est module in distributor, it has the est built into it. it controls the timing. code 34-- replacing map sensor should solve problem. good- luck!!

Oct 09, 2010 | Pontiac Grand Prix Cars & Trucks

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What reading for map sensor chevy blazer s10 1989 2.8...what numbers?


CODE 33 MAP SENSOR SIGNALVOLTAGE OUT OF RANGE HIGH. CODE 34 MAP SENSOR SIGNAL VOLTAGE OUT OF RANGE LOW.

Jun 24, 2010 | 1992 Chevrolet S-10 Blazer

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Car keeps dying


Trouble Code 33 and 34 are the MAF/MAP Sensor Circuit. It sounds like you've replaced that sensor already. Did you also have the code 34 before putting in the new sensor?
Or did this code start after it's replacement? Any other codes appearing?

Troubleshooting it would depend if it has the Speed Density Update. The dealer should be able to provide that info.

Here's your fault code list:

13 oxygen sensor circuit 14 coolant temp sensor circuit (high temp) 15 coolant temp sensor circuit (low temp) 21 throttle position sensor (TPS) circuit (high signal) 22 throttle position sensor (TPS) circuit (low signal) 23 manifold air temp (MAT) circuit (low temp) 24 vehicle speed sensor (VSS) circuit 25 manifold air temp (MAT) circuit (high signal) 31 wastegate solenoid electrical circuit 32 exhaust gas recirculation (EGR) circuit 33 mass air flow (MAF) circuit (gm/sec high) 34 mass air flow (MAF) circuit (gm/sec low) 41 cam sensor circuit 42 C3I EST or bypass circuit failure 43 electronic spark control (ESC) circuit 44 oxygen sensor circuit (lean exhaust) 45 oxygen sensor circuit (rich exhaust) 51 PROM error 52 calpak error 55 ECM error

Aug 07, 2008 | 1989 Buick Regal

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