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 Post subject: o2 sensor
Posted: Sun Dec 14, 2014 9:33 am 
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Went to buy a replacement o2 sensor, was asked pre or post? Thought Ba only had 1 o2 sensor on engine near back bottom drivers side ?? (Facing from the front towards firewall)
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 Post subject: Re: o2 sensor
Posted: Sun Dec 14, 2014 10:55 pm 
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you are correct, ba only has one.. which is pre cat..
bf onwards have 2, one before/pre cat and one post/after the cat..

some spare part stores are idiots and only follow a catalogue,
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 Post subject: Re: o2 sensor
Posted: Sun Dec 14, 2014 11:05 pm 
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TROYMAN wrote:
you are correct, ba only has one.. which is pre cat..
bf onwards have 2, one before/pre cat and one post/after the cat..

some spare part stores are idiots and only follow a catalogue,

Thanks Troyman, thought I was right, bloke at ford told me its a hego sensor not an o2!!
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 Post subject: Re: o2 sensor
Posted: Wed Dec 17, 2014 6:08 pm 
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eco-gecko wrote:
TROYMAN wrote:
you are correct, ba only has one.. which is pre cat..
bf onwards have 2, one before/pre cat and one post/after the cat..

some spare part stores are idiots and only follow a catalogue,

Thanks Troyman, thought I was right, bloke at ford told me its a hego sensor not an o2!!


yea its the same thing..
o2 is just a short term for it, its also known as hego and lambda sensors
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 Post subject: Re: o2 sensor
Posted: Wed Dec 17, 2014 6:22 pm 
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TROYMAN wrote:
eco-gecko wrote:
TROYMAN wrote:
you are correct, ba only has one.. which is pre cat..
bf onwards have 2, one before/pre cat and one post/after the cat..

some spare part stores are idiots and only follow a catalogue,

Thanks Troyman, thought I was right, bloke at ford told me its a hego sensor not an o2!!


yea its the same thing..
o2 is just a short term for it, its also known as hego and lambda sensors




thanks for that Troyman ...... have wondered WHAT the hego was lol
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 Post subject: Re: o2 sensor
Posted: Wed Dec 17, 2014 7:52 pm 
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Mad2 wrote:
TROYMAN wrote:
eco-gecko wrote:
TROYMAN wrote:
you are correct, ba only has one.. which is pre cat..
bf onwards have 2, one before/pre cat and one post/after the cat..

some spare part stores are idiots and only follow a catalogue,

Thanks Troyman, thought I was right, bloke at ford told me its a hego sensor not an o2!!


yea its the same thing..
o2 is just a short term for it, its also known as hego and lambda sensors




thanks for that Troyman ...... have wondered WHAT the hego was lol



it stands for "heated exhaust gas oxygen " sensor
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