2010 Mazda CX-7 2.3L P2009

2010 Mazda CX-7 2.3L P2009

Mazda CX-7 On the 2010 Mazda CX-7 with the 2.3L Turbo engine, the P2009 is a fairly straight forward code pointing to a problem with the Variable Swirl Solenoid Valve. It’s located on the top, front of the engine. Carefully inspect the electrical connector and wire harness for any loose, broken or damaged wires. Inspect the fuse labeled “ENG BAR 1”. If the inspections check ok, there is some testing that will need to be done to confirm, but more commonly, the solenoid will need to be replaced. Does your…

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2009 Chevy HHR P0013 P0014

2009 Chevy HHR P0013 P0014

Chevy HHR On the 2009 Chevy HHR, the P0013 and P0014 are pointing to a problem with the Exhaust Camshaft Position Actuator Solenoid (aka “Variable Valve Timing Solenoid”). These are actually fairly common fail items. They tend to get clogged and fail. The solenoid is located on the top, passenger’s side of the engine. Exhaust side is the one closest to the rear of the engine. Inspect the electrical connector and wire harness for any loose, broken or damaged wires. If no problems are found, most commonly, the solenoid will need…

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