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Felishad1968
07-18-2012, 04:55 PM
I found out the code is P0161. Any ideas and guidance. I have been to two seperarte Service Shops and they have told me two different costly repairs. I don't trust either of them.

mwhiteknight
07-18-2012, 05:10 PM
What did they tell you

Felishad1968
07-18-2012, 05:48 PM
one said i needed a new thermostat. the other said electrical problems.

mwhiteknight
07-19-2012, 07:06 AM
check this

https://www.google.com/search?aq=f&sugexp=chrome,mod=17&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8&q=p0160#hl=en&sclient=psy-ab&q=p0161&oq=p0161&gs_l=serp.3..0l10.3550.3837.1.3973.2.2.0.0.0.0.81. 153.2.2.0...0.0...1c.4dLWDEMhGS8&psj=1&bav=on.2,or.r_gc.r_pw.r_qf.,cf.osb&fp=ef586ce76644437e&biw=1024&bih=643

pcy
07-19-2012, 09:57 AM
Isn't P0161 O2 sensor related code?

Felishad1968
07-19-2012, 10:11 AM
Yes I took it to autozone and thats what they said....Dropping it at the dealer tomorrow...
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