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What is an oxygen sensor replacement?

What is an oxygen sensor replacement?

Regular checks on engine performances for any vehicle is critical to avoid inconveniences driving errands and responsibilities. Modern vehicle engine control systems are fitted with essential sensors that regulate engine performance, vehicle emissions, and other essential performances in a vehicle. Importance of Oxygen Sensors The oxygen sensor is among the most important sensors that monitor unburned oxygen present in the exhaust as the exhaust leaves the engine. The sensors have been present since the 1960s, but they were standardized in the 1990s. They are also referred to as lambda sensors. Information from oxygen sensors helps in calibrating fuel injection and emission. It ensures that precise amounts of fuel and air are burned in the vehicle's combustion chamber and ensures that the vehicle burns fuel optimally. O2 sensors are thus an integral part of how a car operates. Any failure of the sensor should be repaired soonest possible to prevent damage to the engine and the c ... read more

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