Feb 022018
 

Honda Accord

What is the sensor that is in the middle top of the timing cover it broke off replacing timing chain now I need to get it out and replace it.


VTC oil control solenoid valve(A) location diagram.

VTC oil control solenoid diagram

VTC Oil Control Solenoid Valve Removal

  1. Disconnect the VTC oil control solenoid valve 2P connector (A).
  2. Remove the bolt (B) and the VTC oil control solenoid valve (C).
  3. Check the VTC oil control solenoid valve strainer for clogging. If the strainer is clogged, replace the VTC oil control solenoid valve.

VTC oil control solenoid valve removal

Finally, note the amount of valve opening by observing the position of the piston shoulder (A) through the valve retard drain port. If you see the shoulder of the piston, the valve is open and must be replaced.

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