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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-27-2002, 05:18 PM Thread Starter
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where is the air charge temp sensor?

quite simply...where is the air charge temperature sensor, what is it, can it be faulty?
I have a 1994 Thunderbird 3.8L V6 N/A
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-27-2002, 05:53 PM
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-It is usually located on the Air filter box

-It measures incoming Air Temprature so the ECC can change spark timing and fuel injectors to compensate for different Air tempratures for better engine performance.

-quite possibly, ANYTHING can fail at anytime, what problems are you experiancing?
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 10-27-2002, 10:54 PM Thread Starter
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car stalls when it is pulled into drive first few times when engine is cold. When engine is cold( in drive), and i'm at a stop , idle surges from 450 rpm up to about 800 rpm. When the engine heats up, it runs really well. it is not the IAC, cause i've replaced that, the MAF is clean too. The engine coolant temp sensor is also brand new, and one oxygen sensor has been replaced. None of these make any difference. No check engine light, and no codes either (checked with a snap-on tester)
Thanks for your help.
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