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September 16, 2020 P0522 Code: Engine Oil Pressure Sensor/Switch “A” Circuit LowIn most applications, the engine oil pressure switch is a simple pressure switch that receives a reference voltage from the PCM. The pressure-sensing mechanism in the switch is in direct contact with the oil that circulates throughout the engine. This means that any changes in the oil pressure produce an September 03, 2020 P2646 Code: “A” Rocker Arm Actuator System Performance/Stuck Off (Bank 1)In vehicles equipped with VTEC, the rocker arm control solenoid supplies hydraulic pressure to the variable timing and lift mechanism. This allows the VTEC system to adjust valve timing and lift as needed. The VTEC system controls the rocker arm control solenoid through the powertrain control module (PCM).
August 28, 2020 P0521 Code: Engine Oil Pressure Sensor/Switch Range/PerformanceA vehicle’s oil pressure sensor detects and calculates the oil pressure of the engine. The information it obtains is sent to the PCM in the form of a voltage value or signal. The OBD-II code P0521 is triggered when the PCM perceives that the reading from the oil pressure sensor August 27, 2020 Ford Gives F-150 Additional Standard Safety TechThe decision will see Ford become the first American automaker to make the technology standard equipment on light-duty trucks. However, for the trucks’ Super Duty edition, automatic emergency braking will remain optional for the base model and standard on the higher trims.
Ford will be the first American automaker to make April 06, 2020 Car Brands Update Logos to Promote Social DistancingVolkswagen and Audi have released videos promoting the measure earlier in March, and Mercedes-Benz is now joining the two companies with a slightly similar move. The German automaker has updated its official global Facebook channel with a revised version of its logo.