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P0305 Diagnostic Trouble Code Discussion for October 2013

Cylinder 5 Misfire Detected

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2006 Acura MDX 3.5L Misfire
P0305: Cylinder 5 Misfire Detected. Got this MDX in today with multiple misfire codes. You can feel this miss whether engine is hot or cold, all the time. I checked spark plugs and compression while I was at it. Plugs were marginal and compression for all cylinders was around 200 psi. I cleared ...
October 02, 2013
2000 Toyota 4Runner Limited 3.4L Misfire VIN: JT3HN87R3Y
P0305: Cylinder 5 Misfire Detected. Attention Toyota Techs, mystery needs solving. This 4Runner came in with the complaint of a very intermittent misfire condition. The engine would be idling and suddenly run rough, when the customer steps on the gas she claims to hear a popping noise coming fr...
October 02, 2013
2006 Volkswagen Touareg 3.2L Misfire, MIL Lamp on, Pinging VIN: WVGZG77L26
P0305: Cyl 5 Misfire. Vehicle will misfire on #5 cyl only when very warm and under full load. I can hear pinging also, when under full load. Fuel pressure stays above 4.2 BAR when problem occurs. I have switched plugs and coils, problem stays on #5 cyl. Fuel trim is OK(ST 1%,LT -4....
October 03, 2013
2004 Jaguar X-Type 3.0L Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: SAJEA51C74
P0305: Cylinder 5 misfire. The engine runs fine at idle and under load with plenty of power. I can not feel the misfires,the check engine light will start to flash and then go into limp mode. I have replaced cylinders 1 3 and 5 coils and plugs moved the injectors to differnt cylinders a...
October 04, 2013
2005 Kia Amanti 3.5L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: KNALD12415
P0305: Cylinder 5 Misfire Detected. ... slightly rough at idle. It almost feels like a vibration as opposed to a misfire, but that may not be the case. We recently replaced the plugs and wires (maintenance) and it ran fine thereafter for about 1 and 1/2 weeks before the MIL appeared (the custome...
October 11, 2013
1998 Lincoln Continental 4.6L Misfire VIN: 1LNFM97V8W
P0305: Cyl 5 misfire. This Continental came in with the customer complaint of overheating. However, whatever issue the customer had with overheating is most likely coming from the lean condition and a Cyl 5 misfire. I pulled the codes listed, as well as a B1201 Fuel Sender Circuit ...
October 19, 2013
2005 Chrysler 300 Limited 3.5L Misfire VIN: 2C3AA53G75
P0305: Cylinder 5 Misfire Detected. Came in for complaint of wobble at 50+ mph - test drove & found misfire causing car to shake violantly,on ramp to highway,let off gas & smoothes out - scanner showing misfire on cyl 5 only -- idles perfect & driving on side streets no problems -- s...
October 25, 2013
2009 Chevrolet Traverse LS 3.6L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1GNEV13D69
P0305: 5 Misfire. This vehicle came in with heavy, fuel rich exhaust smoke and steady misfires on cylinder #5 that appear to be due to a stuck-open #5 injector. We've never had to replace a Direct-Injection type of injector yet and are wondering about the tricks and traps of d...
October 28, 2013