2005 Accord 2.4 Check Engine Light - Honda Accord Forum - Honda Accord Enthusiast Forums


General Tech Help Good at troubleshooting? Have a non specific issue? Discuss general tech topics here.

Reply
 
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
  #2  
Old 01-02-2008, 06:29 PM
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location:
Posts: 12
Default RE: 2005 Accord 2.4 Check Engine Light

i would look into replacing the sensors just to get rid of the CEL for good haha, weird these r popping up on an 05
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 01-02-2008, 07:56 PM
TexasHonda's Avatar
Super Moderator : And A Texan
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Katy, TX
Posts: 9,552
Default RE: 2005 Accord 2.4 Check Engine Light

Suggest waiting and if CEL comes on again, getting the specific code/s that were read (Pnnnn). In some cases, the code may not indicate a sensor fault, but rather a wiring or connector fault. Post the code/s for further help.

good luck
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 01-02-2008, 08:07 PM
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 701
Default RE: 2005 Accord 2.4 Check Engine Light

usually i get the coolant temp sensor 2 located in the lower radiator tank go bad.

as far as the intake temp sensor, wait for the cel to come back on. then read the codes. if both come back on again, inspect the wiring of the intake temp sensor. if there is no damage consider replacing it if you don't have the tools to test it. if you do have the tools(wrench or socket, stove, and a digital multimeter) let me know, i'll tell you how to test it.
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 01-03-2008, 06:45 PM
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 701
Default RE: 2005 Accord 2.4 Check Engine Light

did both sensors recode?

i'll need you to post the exact codes for proper diagnosis though, even if they tell you it's a manufacturer specific code. just ask for the numbers(i.e. P0505)
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 01-04-2008, 08:19 PM
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 701
Default RE: 2005 Accord 2.4 Check Engine Light

i'd definately go with a honda part, and it is in the lower radiator tank. when they go bad the resistance changes and in my experience show -20 to -40F all the time on the scantool.

however, a note on the diagnosis aspect states to troubleshoot p0111(iat sensor range problem) if it's stored with p2183. do you remember the exact code that was stored originally?
diag on p0111 is check for any loose terminals and the iat/maf sensor or corrosion, then if ok, remove the iat/maf sensor and allow it to cool to room temp. note the room temp. reconnect it but don't install it - so it's laying on the (cold) engine. turn the key on. using a scantool compare the iat reading with the room temp reading. if it differs by 5.4F replace the iat/maf sensor and verify the repair. if it's the same it was an intermittent failure.


either way, since p2183 recoded most likely the sensor is gone anyway.
Reply With Quote
 
 
Reply

Related Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
2005 Accord LX 2.4L Check Engine Light MarkNYC General Tech Help 1 08-07-2012 12:50 AM
2002 1.8 vtec stalling/cutting out and check engine light/engine management light on 78gaw General Tech Help 11 01-20-2010 10:45 AM
2005 Accord Hybrid Check Engine Light Code hybrid General Tech Help 3 12-12-2007 07:49 PM
2005 Accord V6 Check Engine Light Flash rmistry7 General Tech Help 7 01-26-2007 09:13 PM
2005 Accord Check Engine Light RoXeTTeMaN Engine & Internal 1 05-06-2006 10:44 PM


Tags
2005, accord, check, coolant, engine, honda, iat, light, location, p0111, p2183, range, sensor, temp, temperature

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Advertising

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:26 PM.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.