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Forum: Vue Tech 12-09-2019, 12:30 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By bitterman
Re: Dreaded P0480 and P0481 code

Thanks. I'll use the scanner to check out the coolant sensor. AC does appear to be working fine so I'll dia
Smith my thoughts about the pressure switch as advised. Thank you. I'll report back if...
Forum: Vue Tech 12-04-2019, 12:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By bitterman
Re: Dreaded P0480 and P0481 code

Correct, I have checked all grounds. All are clean and tight.

I did read on a post from far2grumpy that the ECM can command the fans if the AC pressure is high. I located the pressure sensor...
Forum: Vue Tech 12-03-2019, 08:14 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By bitterman
Re: Dreaded P0480 and P0481 code

Any ideas?

Anyone???
Forum: Vue Tech 12-02-2019, 03:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 272
Posted By bitterman
Dreaded P0480 and P0481 code

Good afternoon,

It seems every year at the beginning of winter my 06 vue 2.2 starts throwing the P0480 and P0481 codes. I do not recall what I did to fix this last year. Here is what I do...
Forum: Vue Tech 11-19-2019, 11:03 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 323
Posted By bitterman
Re: 06 vue 2.2 intake to brake booster hose connection

All went well last night. The white piece is a clip. Once you pull the rubber hose off, you can rotate the plastic piece 180 degrees and push the clip off. Then the plastic nipple slides off.
...
Forum: Vue Tech 11-18-2019, 09:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 323
Posted By bitterman
Re: 06 vue 2.2 intake to brake booster hose connection

Gotcha. I will give this a try tonight. With 205k on the clock, I have not had this hose off the car. Thank you and I'll report back how this went and what worked.
Forum: Vue Tech 11-17-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 323
Posted By bitterman
Re: 06 vue 2.2 intake to brake booster hose connection

Here is a picture of the brake booster hose as it connects to the intake. The white clamp is what I would like to know how to remove?release. For reference, the engine oil filter cap is on the left...
Forum: Vue Tech 11-16-2019, 08:44 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 323
Posted By bitterman
Re: 06 vue 2.2 intake to brake booster hose connection

I have not tried that. I want to do a visual inspection with the hose detached. Do you know how that clip releases?
Forum: Vue Tech 11-16-2019, 01:46 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 323
Posted By bitterman
06 vue 2.2 intake to brake booster hose connection

Good afternoon,

I may have a leak at the port where the brake booster hose connects to the intake. Not wanting to go in and barrel around like a drunk bear, can someone explain how to release...
Forum: Vue Mods 10-20-2019, 07:22 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 480
Posted By bitterman
Aftermarket radio/DVD player

Good evening,

Im looking to replace the stock radio/CD/MP3 player with an aftermarket unit in my 2006 vaturn vue. I would like to upgrade so the new unit can play DVDs and maybe do navigation. ...
Forum: Classifieds 06-10-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 232
Posted By bitterman
WTB stock 06 Vue radio

Hello,

I'm looking for a stock radio CD player with MP3 for my 06 saturn vue. Anyone got one sitting on a shelf they would like to sell. Please let me know as mine fried this weekend and my 1.5...
Forum: Vue Tech 06-10-2019, 07:43 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By bitterman
Re: BCM timing after key is turned off

Thank you. That is solid information to know is I track this down. I did find them my battery was weak and needed replaced. I replaced it this weekend and to my Avail after replacing the battery...
Forum: Vue Tech 05-28-2019, 12:20 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 347
Posted By bitterman
Re: BCM timing after key is turned off

Thank you Robert. Do you know what reading I should see when the BCM is on before it times out?

Thank you
Forum: Vue Tech 05-28-2019, 12:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 618
Posted By bitterman
BCM timing after key is turned off

Good morning,

Does anyone know how long the BCM in an 06 Vue 2.2 is active before timing out after the ignition is turned off and all doors are shut? Trying to track down a parasitic draw and...
Forum: Vue Tech 05-28-2019, 10:48 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 347
Posted By bitterman
BCM timing after key is turned off

Good morning,

Does anyone know how long the BCM in an 06 Vue 2.2 is active before timing out after the ignition is turned off and all doors are shut? Trying to track down a parasitic draw and...
Forum: Vue Tech 02-20-2019, 10:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 453
Posted By bitterman
Re: Brake issues HELP PLEASE

Well, that was it. Switched the calipers to the opposite side aka the correct side and bingo. Now pressure is back and a solid pedal.

After a short test drive to break in the pads/shoes...
Forum: Vue Tech 02-18-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 453
Posted By bitterman
Re: Brake issues HELP PLEASE

Hey guys, thanks for all the help. I am still struggling with pedal pressure but as luck would have it, I believe I may have figured it out. Huge rookie mistake on my part. I think I installed the...
Forum: Vue Tech 02-18-2019, 12:44 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 453
Posted By bitterman
Re: Brake issues HELP PLEASE

KCW,

Thank you for this info. i was unaware of how the brakeswere paired. I was bleeding rear right, rear left, front right, front left.

i'll try the method you suggested and see how it...
Forum: Vue Tech 02-15-2019, 09:08 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 453
Posted By bitterman
Brake issues HELP PLEASE

Good morning.

I have an issue with the brakes on my 2006 Saturn Vue 2.2. Here are the specs on what is going on and then my issue. My Vue has 188k on the clock. I just fitted new front...
Forum: Vue Tech 08-08-2018, 07:36 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 488
Posted By bitterman
Re: AC compressor upgrade

No compressor upgrade. Okie dokey. I may have accidentally lead thoughts down a wrong path. The compressor has never stopped. It's still working and cooling the cabin. Also the original...
Forum: Vue Tech 08-07-2018, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 488
Posted By bitterman
AC compressor upgrade

Good evening.

I have an 06 Saturn Vue with a 2.2 Ecotec engine. I was curious if anyone had any knowledge of an upgrade to the stock air conditioning compressor. I have another leak at the...
Forum: Vue Tech 04-12-2018, 10:18 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,619
Posted By bitterman
Re: idle adjust ?

These guys are correct. This engine runs smooth as silk when all is healthy. I have been trying to track down a slight rough idle condition for several months. I'm the original owner of my 06 vue...
Forum: Vue Tech 02-26-2018, 12:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 726
Posted By bitterman
Re: Random idle issue and random hiccup

Ok, ran some fuel pressure tests this weekend.
Engine idles at 56-58 psi, needle bounces constantly when idling.
When I first give it gas to begin accelerating, the fuel pressure drops to 55psi...
Forum: Vue Tech 02-20-2018, 02:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 726
Posted By bitterman
Re: Random idle issue and random hiccup

fdryer,

Thank you for all the info. I will be hooking up the fuel gauge and driving some to see if I notice any fluctuations in fuel pressure. I will also do the catcon test to see if an issue...
Forum: Vue Tech 02-20-2018, 09:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 726
Posted By bitterman
Re: Random idle issue and random hiccup

fdryer, The reason for the difference in compression rradings is my fault. I misread my notes and posted the compression readings from a different car.

I drive my car 40 miles one way to work...
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