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#1 (permalink) Old 09-12-2005, 09:54 AM
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My check engine ligh came on not very long ago. I had the code read immediately, which revelaed I had "low threshold" in bank 1, which more than likely means that an O2 sensor had gone bad. Well, yesterday onmy way to church I noticed that my CEL was gone. I don't know how to feel about this -- should I treat it like it is all fine (I had suspected that maybe the connector had come lose on one sensor) or should I really worry, since now I don't know if the problem persists, only that now I don't have visual confirmation/feedback form the car?

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well this is what happened to me and it did the same thing.... went away... its been 2 years after and ive yet to have any problems with the car since, just keep an eye on it and see if it comes back.

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Cool. I'll do just that, especially because there was no -- noticeable at least -- change in my fuel consumption.

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