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P1381 Diagnostic Trouble Code Discussion for December 2006

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1999 Mercury Cougar 2.0L Surge VIN: 1ZWFT6032X
P1381: Variable Cam Timing Over-Advanced (Cylinder Bank 1). this car came in with vct codes p1381 and p1383. checked oil and was several qts low, so we changed the oil and all seems well with vct now. the only thing now is it jerks in 4th gear when let off and back on accelerator, only in 4th. can up or down shift and ...
December 20, 2006
1999 Mercury Cougar 2.0L Surge VIN: 1ZWFT6032X
P1381: Variable Cam Timing Over-Advanced (Cylinder Bank 1). this car came in with vct codes p1381 and p1383. checked oil and was several qts low, so we changed the oil and all seems well with vct now. the only thing now is it jerks in 4th gear when let off and back on accelerator, only in 4th. can up or down shift and ...
December 20, 2006