Results for: Airflow

In Dodge Caravan

Why does the mass airflow sensor malfunction?

Two common reasons. The first is that it is like any other component and it can just fail for no reason. The most popular reason for malfunction though is people installing ai ( Full Answer )
In VW New Beetle

How do you clean a mass airflow sensor?

There is a spray they sale at autoparts stores it'scalled mass air flow sensor cleaner works really good and it's sensor safe.
In Ford

What does the airflow sensor do?

Answer . Answer The air flow sensor send air to the various parts of an engine so that the engine doesn't bog down, doesn't burn black like a diesel engine. Gas engines ( Full Answer )
In Nissan Pathfinder

What is airflow meter?

An air flow meter, also know as air consumption meter, is a device that measures how much air is flowing through a tube. It does not measure the volume of the air passing thro ( Full Answer )
In Mercedes-Benz C-Class

How do you explain Mass airflow sensors?

A mass airflow sensor measures the amount (mass) of air flowing into the engine at any given time. It has an internal electronic circuit which measures the current required to ( Full Answer )
In American Cars

How does a mass airflow sensor work?

A mass air flow sensor, measures the mass(weight/temperature) of the air the engine is taking in. It does this by heating a wire in the sensor to a certain temperature and as ( Full Answer )
In Cars & Vehicles

What is the effect of a malfunction airflow meter?

Do you mean MASS AIRFLOW SENSOR? If so, a check engine light should occur. Get it fixed, otherwise your cars computer will not work properly it will cause you to burn fuel and ( Full Answer )
In Scientists

Why do scientist study airflow?

Scientists study airflow because they have to figure out what the air can be used for, and how much of it they need. For example, aircrafts. They study the flow of air over th ( Full Answer )
In Sports

How does Airflow affects Sports?

Say tennis for example when there is a strong gust of wind the ball could change its direction or it could be harder to hit
In Respiratory System

Why does surfactant affect airflow?

Surfactant improves airflow in several ways. First, it maintains airway stability by preventing airway film collapse of the airway walls. Second, surfactant modulates airway w ( Full Answer )
In Computers

Why is airflow important in a computer?

It is important because it helps to prevent overheating inside your case. A processor runs very hot, A video card runs hot. That's why there are usually some fans inside the c ( Full Answer )
In Air Conditioning and Coolant

How do you increase airflow in an air conditioning system?

As long as everything is working correctly and clean from the blower motor, the blower wheel, the blower housing is clean, the resistor and switch are working and the cabin ai ( Full Answer )
In Cars & Vehicles

What parts of the car are influenced by airflow?

Well, on part is the engine. It makes so much heat, there is a fan in it to cool it down. That is why whenever you start a car, it shakes. That is the fan turning on.
In Asian Cars

How do you replace the mass airflow sensor on a 1996 Pontiac grnad am?

It doesn't have a MAF sensor. It uses a MAP sensor. This is usually bolted to the back side of the upper intake plenum or to the firewall. It will have a plug with 3 wires and ( Full Answer )
In Car Computers and Sensors

Where is the airflow sensor of a Toyota caldina?

Caldinas (ST215s) don't have an air flow sensor. They have a MAP sensor which is located on the passenger side of the intake manifold. Its identified by its purple sticker.
In Chevy Astro

Where is the massive airflow sensor relay located?

The MAF sensor is on the side of the air filter housing before the tube that goes to the engine. It sometimes sends a signal to the computer that it is bad ; If you pullof the ( Full Answer )
In Saturn S-Series

Where is an airflow sensor locatedfor 96 Saturn sl2?

Actually, Saturn S series vehicles do not make use of a Air Flow sensor..... They do on the other hand have a Ambient Air Temperature sensor located in the lower portion of th ( Full Answer )
In Uncategorized

Why does duct work resist airflow?

The walls of the ducting create friction with the moving air and this saps energy form the flow, slowing it.
In Heating Ventilating and Air Conditioning

How can airflow be controlled?

Airflow in buildings is often controlled by using a piece of equipment called a damper. The damper allows the airflow to be increased or decreased as desired.
In Computers

How does restricted airflow affect a computer's performance why?

this is because as you use a computer certain parts ( for examplethe CPU) starts to heat up, and this does affects the computersperformance as it has a range of temperatures i ( Full Answer )