PO171 AND PO174 FOR 1998 GMC JIMMY 4.3L HELP

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LOL, I will do first thing in morning thanks.

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Sunday, September 30th, 2012 AT 4:29 AM
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Your welcome the rum flavored ones are my favorites use a really bright flash light to look for the smoke.

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Sunday, September 30th, 2012 AT 4:36 AM
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I did smoke test with cigar. I did find that upper air duct that goes over throttle seemed to have comprised seal/gasket so I replaced it. Car drives good not one hesitation or stumbled, but still get po171 and po174 off and on; with rough idle when CEL comes on. My question, could it be a bad fuel injector. Thanks.

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Saturday, October 13th, 2012 AT 10:21 PM
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I have seen when you replace the mass air flow sensors on those with after market ones still having those lean codes. You could have a vacuum leak somewhere else also.

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Sunday, October 14th, 2012 AT 1:48 AM

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