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1996 Acura RL Question: drive cycle

 

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arj, 3.5L V6, Portland, OR, October 31, 2012, 13:28
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how long is the the drive cycle and what is the proceedure

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    Greg's Orange Auto (13199 Answers) , Orange, CA - (714) 361-9386
    globalhelper October 31, 2012, 14:38
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    drive car approx 100 miles at diff speeds like 45 mph for 3 miles without hitting brakes and then at 35mph for another 5 miles at 60 mph for 3 miles then ck monitors the car has to have between 1/4 and 3/4 of a tank of fuel or the evap monitor will not reset. also star veh cold 3 to 4 times to reset o2 sensors

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    your.mechanic October 31, 2012, 17:05
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    First drive the car approximately 100 miles at different speeds like 45 mph for 3 miles without hitting brakes and then at 35mph for another 5 miles and at 60 mph for 3 miles then ck monitor. The car has to have between 1/4 and 3/4 of a tank of fuel or the evap monitor will not reset. Also start vehicle when it is cold 3 to 4 times to reset o2 sensors

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