Cars & Vehicles
Chevy Silverado
Nissan Altima
Nissan Maxima

What will happen if knock sensor is blown?


Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
2005-10-06 03:37:02
2005-10-06 03:37:02

If your car would run lean the sensor would not be able to determine that and their could be engine damage.


Related Questions

what will happen if you install a knock sensor that isn't called for that make & madel

Nothing will happen to the car if you disconnect the knock sensor. It just will not detect a problem if there happens to be one.

A knock sensor is a piezoelectric device that senses the knocks produced in the engine. The knock sensor tells de computer to retard the timing in order to prevent piston damage and/or blown head gaskets.

the motor could pre-detonate or "knock" that can cause damage

LS does not have a knock sensor. GSR does have a knock sensor

yes but if it is a blown head gasket it will make it miss and put steam and some water out the tell pipe if its not doing these things then check your anti knock sensor

The knock sensor detects spark knock or ping.

Where is the knock sensor for a 99 pathfinder

A knock sensor is a pezio electric device that adjusts ignition timing to optimize emissions and fuel economy. It measures the "knocks" that happen when timing is too early or late.

I don't believe it has a knock sensor.

The knock sensor retards the engine timing when there is a knock or ping detected. This will make the car a little sluggish. It is rare that the knock sensor goes bad.

A knock sensor is a piezoresistive sensor whose signal is varied by the amount of force or pressure applied to it.

The knock sensor is located under the Intake Manifold and there is a knock sensor 1/ knock sensor 2 on this model,the 2 is the one in the rear.

In most cases corrosion will cause a knock sensor to go bad. The knock sensor can also be shorted out by an electrical surge.

Knock sensor = CKP sensor on this vehicle.

There is no "knock sensor" on a 4.0L engine

how do I disconnect the Electrical connection on knock sensor

The knock sensor is located below the intake manifold

No it will not. The knock sensor is used to adjust the timing.

Where is the knock sensor in a 1999 Infinity I30?

where is the knock sensor on a 95 Toyota t100 v6

On a 2002 4.3, the knock sensor is located behind the driver side cylinder head. The knock sensor is very hard to reach.

The knock sensor, in your 1997 Chevrolet Lumina, can be found on the front of the engine. The knock sensor is near the top of the engine.

Copyright ยฉ 2020 Multiply Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The material on this site can not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with prior written permission of Multiply.