Honda Accord: Outside Air Temperature Sensor Test - Gauges - Body Electrical - Honda Accord MK8 2008-2012 Service ManualHonda Accord: Outside Air Temperature Sensor Test

1 Remove the outside air temperature sensor (see page 22-353).

2. Dip the sensor in ice water, and measure the resistance. Then pour warm water on the sensor, and check for a change in resistance.

3. Compare the resistance reading between terminals No, 1 and No. 2 of the outside air temperature sensor with the specifications shown in the graph; the resistance should be within the specifications.

OUTSIDE AIR TEMPERATURE SENSOR

TEMPERATURE


TEMPERATURE

4. If the resistance is not as specified, replace the outside air temperature sensor (see page 22-353).

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    1 Disconnect the 2P connector (A) from the outside air temperature sensor (B). 2. Lift the tab (C) to release the lock, then remove the outside air temperature sensor from the front bumper. 3 ...

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