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P0305 Diagnostic Trouble Code Discussion for January 2010

Cylinder 5 Misfire Detected


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Trouble Ticket Help Requests for DTC P0305
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2000 Volkswagen Passat GLS 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWVD23B2Y
P0305: cly 5 miss. I replaced the chain tensioner a few months ago. I TRIPLE checked the timing. I have 16 links between the two marks on the cam that are lined up perfectly with the arrows on the caps when the crank pulley is lined up with the notch on the timing cover and both...
January 04, 2010
2000 Volkswagen Passat GLS 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWVD23B2Y
P0305: cly 5 miss. I replaced the chain tensioner a few months ago. I TRIPLE checked the timing. I have 16 links between the two marks on the cam that are lined up perfectly with the arrows on the caps when the crank pulley is lined up with the notch on the timing cover and both...
January 05, 2010
2004 Jaguar XJ8 4.2L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: SAJWA71C14
P0305: Misfire Cyl 5. ... on. Pulled codes found p0171, lean bank 1, P0301, P0303, P0305, check, for vacuum leak, made sure gaskets were good on dip stick, oil cap was tight, and Pcv gaskets good as well. found no vacuum lines loose or leaking. hooked up smoke machine to verify no ...
January 11, 2010
2003 Mazda Tribute ES 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4F2CZ96173
P0305: Cylinder 5 Misfire Detected. Hello all, I am looking for some info. or help in finding a certified used catalytic converter. I was told during a CTI class years ago that they are available to purchase and if anyone could help me with either a company name or a phone number i would really ...
January 12, 2010
2001 BMW 325i 2.5L Misfire VIN: WBAAN37461
P0305: Misfire Cylinder Five. The engine has a missfire in cylinder number 5. We switch ignition coils and the problem did not change. After the oil separator and hoses replacement, the problem didn't go away. Now the readings I get with the I scan under smooth cylinder running,cylinder nu...
January 20, 2010
1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4G25856T
P0305: Cylinder 5 Misfire Detected. Hello, I'm trying to help my fellow technician who is having difficulties signing on to his account. We have this 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee (4.0 4x4) in the shop with an intermittent MIL. The MIL will set after 1-2 days of driving for PO300, PO305 & PO306...
January 20, 2010
2003 Audi A4 Quattro 3.0L Misfire VIN: WAULT68E03
P0305: Misfire 5 cylinder. ... with an mil light on and a misfire code P0305 for #5 cylinder. It was towed in and had a dead miss. Swapped #1 and #5 coils and the misfire moved. Replaced the coil and found a bad connector wire. Installed a Beru after market coil connector and soldered i...
January 25, 2010
2001 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMYU031X1
P0305: cylinder 5 misfire. this engine will start with a unspecified misfire and SES light code P0355 - after approx. 60 seconds the misfire goes away. I can erase the code P0355 after misfire goes away and drive it and no codes will set. Let it sit for 30 minutes and it repeats this.
January 26, 2010
2001 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMYU031X1
P0305: cylinder 5 misfire. this engine will start with a unspecified misfire and SES light code P0355 - after approx. 60 seconds the misfire goes away. I can erase the code P0355 after misfire goes away and drive it and no codes will set. Let it sit for 30 minutes and it repeats this.
January 27, 2010
2001 Acura MDX 3.5L Misfire VIN: 2HNYD18811
P0305: Cylinder 5 Misfire Detected. We replaced all the coils and spark plugs on this engine when we did a top end engine overhaul April 2009. Since then the car has been back 3 times with the check engine light on when scanned we get a variation of these 3 codes . The first time we had No 5 and...
January 29, 2010
2000 Volkswagen Passat GLS 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWVD23B2Y
P0305: cly 5 miss. I replaced the chain tensioner a few months ago. I TRIPLE checked the timing. I have 16 links between the two marks on the cam that are lined up perfectly with the arrows on the caps when the crank pulley is lined up with the notch on the timing cover and both...
January 04, 2010
2000 Volkswagen Passat GLS 2.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: WVWVD23B2Y
P0305: cly 5 miss. I replaced the chain tensioner a few months ago. I TRIPLE checked the timing. I have 16 links between the two marks on the cam that are lined up perfectly with the arrows on the caps when the crank pulley is lined up with the notch on the timing cover and both...
January 05, 2010
2004 Jaguar XJ8 4.2L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: SAJWA71C14
P0305: Misfire Cyl 5. ... on. Pulled codes found p0171, lean bank 1, P0301, P0303, P0305, check, for vacuum leak, made sure gaskets were good on dip stick, oil cap was tight, and Pcv gaskets good as well. found no vacuum lines loose or leaking. hooked up smoke machine to verify no ...
January 11, 2010
2003 Mazda Tribute ES 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 4F2CZ96173
P0305: Cylinder 5 Misfire Detected. Hello all, I am looking for some info. or help in finding a certified used catalytic converter. I was told during a CTI class years ago that they are available to purchase and if anyone could help me with either a company name or a phone number i would really ...
January 12, 2010
2001 BMW 325i 2.5L Misfire VIN: WBAAN37461
P0305: Misfire Cylinder Five. The engine has a missfire in cylinder number 5. We switch ignition coils and the problem did not change. After the oil separator and hoses replacement, the problem didn't go away. Now the readings I get with the I scan under smooth cylinder running,cylinder nu...
January 20, 2010
1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1J4G25856T
P0305: Cylinder 5 Misfire Detected. Hello, Iím trying to help my fellow technician who is having difficulties signing on to his account. We have this 1996 Jeep Grand Cherokee (4.0 4x4) in the shop with an intermittent MIL. The MIL will set after 1-2 days of driving for PO300, PO305 & PO306...
January 20, 2010
2003 Audi A4 Quattro 3.0L Misfire VIN: WAULT68E03
P0305: Misfire 5 cylinder. ... with an mil light on and a misfire code P0305 for #5 cylinder. It was towed in and had a dead miss. Swapped #1 and #5 coils and the misfire moved. Replaced the coil and found a bad connector wire. Installed a Beru after market coil connector and soldered i...
January 25, 2010
2001 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMYU031X1
P0305: cylinder 5 misfire. this engine will start with a unspecified misfire and SES light code P0355 - after approx. 60 seconds the misfire goes away. I can erase the code P0355 after misfire goes away and drive it and no codes will set. Let it sit for 30 minutes and it repeats this.
January 26, 2010
2001 Ford Escape XLT 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FMYU031X1
P0305: cylinder 5 misfire. this engine will start with a unspecified misfire and SES light code P0355 - after approx. 60 seconds the misfire goes away. I can erase the code P0355 after misfire goes away and drive it and no codes will set. Let it sit for 30 minutes and it repeats this.
January 27, 2010
2001 Acura MDX 3.5L Misfire VIN: 2HNYD18811
P0305: Cylinder 5 Misfire Detected. We replaced all the coils and spark plugs on this engine when we did a top end engine overhaul April 2009. Since then the car has been back 3 times with the check engine light on when scanned we get a variation of these 3 codes . The first time we had No 5 and...
January 29, 2010