Product ID 09-200-032
This manual uses section 6E of the factory service manual to guide the technician through proper servicing of driveability problems including a discussion of intermittents and their causes.
Pontiac PST p96-5
Coverage: Driveability procedures
Part 1 discusses troubleshooting driveability problems using 6E Section A of the service manual. This article focuses on using a scan tool to track down faults. The importance of determining whether a fault is hard or intermittent is stressed.
Part 2 discusses troubleshooting driveability problems using 6E Section B of the service manual. This article talks about tracking down and correcting intermittent faults. Intermittent faults can be tricky to solve, included are some tips that should be useful.
Section B also includes a background article on electrical interference, a common cause of intermittents. Electrical interference is not an easy subject, but if you read through the article a few times you’ll be able to understand it.
Also includes a glossary and a quiz to test proficiency.
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