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    Talking Lambda Sensor???

    Can anyone tell me what the LAMBDA SENSOR is and what it does???
    Cheers dudes!!!

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    if measures the emissions of the car and provides info for the cars ECU to alter the fuel /air mixture

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    thanks for the info mate.
    PS: How did i know it would be you that would be first to reply!!!
    That seems to be a common trait through-out all threads... You are certainly on the ball.

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    ... we try our best

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    Beat me to it again "eh" Mark.

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    He always does!!! Has he got a computer stapled to his head or what???

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    Further to what Mark said, they're also referred to as Oxygen sensors as they measure the amount of Oxygen in the exhaust gases thereby working out the AFR. (air to fuel ratio)

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    Quote Originally Posted by Duncan View Post
    Further to what Mark said, they're also referred to as Oxygen sensors as they measure the amount of Oxygen in the exhaust gases thereby working out the AFR. (air to fuel ratio)
    Has it a parameter setting then?? If it does what happens if these parameters aren't met?

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    then the emissions light comes on , on the dashboard..as the ECU can't alter the fuelling to correct values..

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