Lots of Monte questions! This is a question with a easy answer for a difficult reason. The idle speed on any 1995 to 2001 Monte Carlo is handled by a thing called the Idle Air Control(IAC) valve. What the valve does is regulate the amount of air that bypasses the throttle plate. The IAC valve is controlled by the Powertrain Control Module(PMC). The PMC is the black box we often called the cars "computer". The IAC valve can be checked with an ohmmeter and is either good or bad. The valve can't be adjusted nor can you mechanically adjust the engine's idle. The PMC also knows what's going on with your catalytic converter because it can read the O2 sensors and match that with other engine data. Long before the catalytic converter were to actually get "stopped up" the PMC would tell the "check engine light" to start yelling at you from it's location in the dash.
My brothers 2003 Monte Carlo had this problem, was a plugged catalytic converter.
i have a 98 Monte Carlo myself and the o2 sensor in it is located behind the catalytic converter in the exhaust....... it is about in the middle of the car...
Not legally, but disregaring the law,a catalytic convertor can be removed from any vehicle.
1)Upstream sensor is located in the "y" pipe ahead of the catalytic converter. 2)Downstream sensor is located between the catalytic converter and the expansion chamber.
you may have 2. one will be before the catalytic converter on your exhaust pipe. if there are 2 then one will be located after your catalyltic converter.
There are two, one located directly behind the rear Exhaust Manifold and one near the Catalytic Converter.
The location for the O2 sensor(s) are on the exhaust manifold in front(before catalyst, catalytic converter) for checking emissions from combustion chamber or behind (after catalyst) for analyzing emissions from the catalytic converter.
either you have blockage in the cooling line or your catalytic converter is having a constipation problem from blockage also
There is one before and one after the catalytic converter.
The upstream oxygen sensor is the one before the catalytic converter. It will require a special socket to remove and replace it. jd
There are two oxygen sensors on your monte. One on the back side of the motor right after the coupler for the exhaust manifold and downpipe. The other is behind your catalytic converter.
The torque converter clutch may be staying engaged, causing it to kill the engine when stopping.
clogged filter, carbon in the intake, foul spark plugs, dirty injectors, or engine failure!! This may be something to do with the catalytic converter. Check for a recall.
it should all cars by law have to have them. but it depends were you live. some places dont care if you have one on or not. look under the car it should be close to the front of the car. close to the headers but not that close.
Yes, Monte Carlo is in Monaco.
Monte Carlo is in Monaco ! There are 350 kms from Montpellier to Monte Carlo
There is no such thing as a 2010 Monte Carlo, so the answer would be no
Monte Carlo is in the country called Monaco. Sometimes people use Monte Carlo to refer to Monaco, which is wrong. So Monte Carlo is not a country, but Monaco is a country.
There is one before and one after all catalytic converters.
The town of Monte Carlo is in the country of Monaco
No, the Monte Carlo was discontinued in 2007