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Forum: L-Series Tech 09-22-2020, 10:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 50
Posted By fdryer
Re: 2001 L200 cooling fan not working

I ask whether yours is a single or dual fan configuration because another thread (http://www.saturnfans.com/forums/showthread.php?t=267363) describes a dual fan setup (same '01 L200) where one is in...
Forum: L-Series Tech 09-22-2020, 06:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 25
Posted By fdryer
Re: Saturn SL-1 19 SOHC intermittant high idle only when hot

You've mistakenly posted in the L-series forums. Re-post again in the S-series tech forums to reach more S-series members.

In the meantime, did you try spraying water, brake cleaner or throttle...
Forum: L-Series Tech 09-22-2020, 06:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 50
Posted By fdryer
Re: 2001 L200 cooling fan not working

Is this a dual cooling fan configuration or single? Two or three wire connector?
Forum: S-Series Tech 09-21-2020, 06:41 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 283
Posted By fdryer
Re: HELP No Spark or Ignition Pulse 1999 Sl2

Unless you have a noid light to indicate whether or not injector pulses are generated, removing plugs right after failed starting attempts to check for fuel on them is more definitive than second...
Forum: S-Series Tech 09-20-2020, 09:32 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 283
Posted By fdryer
Re: HELP No Spark or Ignition Pulse 1999 Sl2

To reiterate, battery positive voltage is the same on every injector connection as battery terminal voltage, 12 volts when measured to ground. One injector fuse powers all injectors as soon as...
Forum: S-Series Tech 09-20-2020, 05:46 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 283
Posted By fdryer
Re: HELP No Spark or Ignition Pulse 1999 Sl2

Injectors have 12v on both sides of each connection. The pcm electronically switches ground to each injector to complete an injector circuit as a timed pulse. Fuel pressure on the fuel rail feeds...
Forum: S-Series Tech 09-20-2020, 12:59 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 283
Posted By fdryer
Re: HELP No Spark or Ignition Pulse 1999 Sl2

How did you test for injector pulses?
Forum: S-Series Tech 09-18-2020, 09:19 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 128
Posted By fdryer
Re: '95 Air Bag Light

No expertise in airbags. I think you need to have wiring diagrams in order to have some info. Basic airbag descriptions are available but exact info are usually from GM service manuals, alldata or...
Forum: L-Series Tech 09-18-2020, 05:34 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 177
Posted By fdryer
Re: 2002 LW300 Wont start

The turn signal only runs with ignition on and has no effect on starting/ running issues. You're describing at least two different problems.
Forum: S-Series Tech 09-18-2020, 03:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 721
Posted By fdryer
Re: Surging and very high compression

With two map sensors outputting questionable voltages around 0.051v that doesn't correlate to accepted values, is this an error in measuring signal output, damage to wiring/connections, sensor fault...
Forum: L-Series Tech 09-18-2020, 02:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 177
Posted By fdryer
Re: 2002 LW300 Wont start

Those snapshots appear as intact original wiring, undisturbed without visible discoloring. You're probably correct about the turn signal stalk being the origin of smoke, possibly grease used for...
Forum: Vue General 09-18-2020, 02:40 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,052
Posted By fdryer
Re: A/C - Mildy Cold/Luke Warm at idle - OK at Speed

I'm learning, again. Topping off the last four ounces to capacity before the pressure sensor allows ac operation must be the reason. This might be related to the scroll compressor used in Vues (and...
Forum: S-Series Tech 09-18-2020, 12:56 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 721
Posted By fdryer
Re: Surging and very high compression

High idle should drop before coasting to a complete stop. That's the iacv controlled by the pcm raising and dropping idle rpm. If you have the original iacv, can it be cleaned and put back in?
Forum: L-Series Tech 09-17-2020, 08:37 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 177
Posted By fdryer
Re: 2002 LW300 Wont start

15 seconds is a very long time for electrical wiring or electronics to cook/burn. This can't be diagnosed without removing steering wheel covers and examining all wiring under the covers. This...
Forum: Vue Green Line 09-17-2020, 08:22 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 156
Posted By fdryer
Re: 2008 Green Line intermittent battery light issues

I'm at a loss with this problem and hesitate in giving any definitive answers other than what was given as background info. The belt tensioner shown in the video is a very high tension device to...
Forum: S-Series Tech 09-17-2020, 07:57 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 721
Posted By fdryer
Re: Surging and very high compression

Ugh, I was hoping you wouldn't put up vacuum values in psi. I've learned and used vacuum values using inches of mercury (in hg) with virtually every analog vacuum gauge including refrigeration gauges...
Forum: S-Series Tech 09-17-2020, 06:44 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 721
Posted By fdryer
Re: Surging and very high compression

Beware of going down rabbit holes. If a map sensor error code never appeared and you're unfamiliar with sensor baseline values, this might be a distraction.

In general, map values decoded by a...
Forum: S-Series Tech 09-17-2020, 05:20 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 721
Posted By fdryer
Re: Surging and very high compression

One site with information of value to anyone needing more than casual knowledge is here; https://www.aa1car.com/sensors.htm. Scroll down the list and click on map sensor info.
Forum: L-Series Tech 09-17-2020, 05:11 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 177
Posted By fdryer
Re: 2002 LW300 Wont start

When you say this car was gifted to you, what condition was it in? Was it sitting in a driveway or lawn for several months (or more) unused? Did it have problems before it came into your hands? What...
Forum: Vue Green Line 09-17-2020, 04:52 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 156
Posted By fdryer
Re: 2008 Green Line intermittent battery light issues

If you have the belt tensioner as shown in this video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uo0ZDg0vq0o) your GL have unique problems most diyers here are not familiar with. I wasn't implying a belt...
Forum: Vue Green Line 09-17-2020, 12:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 156
Posted By fdryer
Re: 2008 Green Line intermittent battery light issues

Either search past threads about Green Line unique issues related to the hybrid electric system or try reading Similar Threads at the bottom of this page. With 10+ years of operation, issues with the...
Forum: Vue General 09-16-2020, 05:17 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 125
Posted By fdryer
Re: help with electrical problem

I can imagine the nightmare of the interior all apart with hours spent to get to the point of visually checking where wiring goes. I don't envy your predicament.

Wiring going thru doors may have...
Forum: Vue Green Line 09-16-2020, 04:49 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 156
Posted By fdryer
Re: 2008 Green Line intermittent battery light issues

Is this Vue Green Line using the 2.4L 4cyl engine featuring the belt alternator starter (BAS) system?
Forum: Vue Tech 09-16-2020, 04:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,002
Posted By fdryer
Re: 06 Redline will not run/idle while cold

Is your engine a 3.5L V6? If I'm not mistaken, these engines require periodic valve adjustment. Search past threads about poor engine running related to exhaust valves and adjusting them to correct...
Forum: Vue General 09-16-2020, 03:14 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,052
Posted By fdryer
Re: A/C - Mildy Cold/Luke Warm at idle - OK at Speed

You can always substitute a relay if it's suspect. And you're correct that jumpering relay socket terminals 30 and 87 powers the compressor. Five issues remains; 1)hvac panel signal to ecm to turn on...
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