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Old 05-23-2005, 05:37 PM   #1
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I am trying to take the cover off to see if everything is hooked up because i have a P1441 code but the screws just turn and turn and turn. they wont go up so i can take the cover off. thsi car is getting on my nerves already
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What cover" next to the air filter"? In general, if a screw will spin, you can get something under the head while you turn it to get it out. My filter box screws are like that. I have to lift up on the box to get the screws to grab and come out.
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the 2 loooong screws are on this black cover next to the driver side fender. i dont know what its called.
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do these screws hold the airbox on? you lost me on the location
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its onb thew left side of the air box.
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Steve...camera time dude... no one knows what the heck ur talking about. Is that the radiator, or maybe the dilithium crystal cover?
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My guess is the PCM cover
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He'* talking * II PCM cover....He'* talkin about codes....PCM 96-99 is under the air box or something like that......92-95 is in the right side kick panel.
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96-99 PCM Cover has no screws....
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look to the right of the air box in this pic. that black plastic piece is the cover i am talking about with the 2 screws this is the 97-96 design. the 98-99 has a different look. but this pic shows what i am talking about

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