2002 Honda Accord 2.3L P1381 CYP Sensor

2002 Honda Accord 2.3L P1381 CYP Sensor

Honda Accord On the 2002 Honda Accord with the 2.3L engine,  the P1381 is a fairly straight forward code pointing to a fault with the Cylinder Position Sensor. This sensor is built into a part of the Distributor Assembly. Carefully inspect the electrical connector and wire harness to the distributor for any loose, broken or damaged wires. Inspect the spark plug wires and make sure they are in good condition (no chips, tears, stretched out, etc..). If these all check ok, the Distributor Assembly will need to be replaced. Does your…

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2007 Honda Accord P0498 Vent Valve

2007 Honda Accord P0498 Vent Valve

Honda Accord On the 2007 Honda Accord, the P0498 is a fairly straight forward code pointing to a fault with the EVAP Canister Vent Shut Valve. This valve is located under the vehicle, towards the rear, near the EVAP Canister. Carefully inspect the electrical connector for any loose, broken or damaged wires. Inspect the lines in the area for any cracks, holes or loose/missing connections. If the visual inspection checks ok, suspect a faulty Valve. The P0135 is also a straight forward code pointing to a fault with the internal heater…

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2001 Honda Accord P1457 EVAP Solenoid

2001 Honda Accord P1457 EVAP Solenoid

Honda Accord On the 2001 Honda Accord, the P1457 is actually a “known problem” and Honda has issued a Technical Service Bulletin that states: MIL Comes On With DTC P1457: EVAP Bypass Solenoid Valve Failure SYMPTOM The MIL is on, and DTC P1457 [leak detected in EVAP control system (EVAP control canister system)] is set. PROBABLE CAUSE The EVAP bypass solenoid valve can fail due to corrosion. The solenoid valve may get water inside. If the water contains road salt, the solenoid windings could corrode, causing the valve to fail….

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