Re: [DML] Failed CA Emissions UPDATE (still bad)
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Re: [DML] Failed CA Emissions UPDATE (still bad)



I still think you should turn your mixture adjustment screw a hair richer.  It doesn't take much to change the mixture a lot.

Darkstar
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From: "valleyrat12" <valleyrat12@xxxxxxxxx>
> Hello gang,
> 
> Well, I am at wits end and more or less at the end of my 
> mechanical ability. I performed a full tune up including new 
> cap/rotor, wires, spark plugs, new cat, new O2 sensor. My car 
> runs great, good acceleration, pretty good idle (hunts a little bit 
> 100 rpm or so) STILL FAILED SMOG!!
> 
> I am going to take the car the Garden Grove and have the guys 
> do their thing again.  They are really nice and understanding 
> about this whole thing I must say.  
> 
> Any more ideas out there? The smog tech said that he thought it 
> could be a small timing problem or that the car was not totally 
> warmed up.  I only failed the NOx portion again, barely. Ill post 
> the results later tonight.   I thought NOX was from HIGH ignition 
> temps, not from a cold engine.  BTW, none of these smog 
> people have even seen a Delorean before; they look at it like it's 
> a space ship or something.  Could they be doing the test 
> wrong??  
> 
> Very frustrated
> 
> Nathan Sobieralski
> 2277
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