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    What happens when the knock sensor is out

    Just woundering .. what happens if your knock sensor goes out.. besides having a cel.. how does it affect performace /timing ?..or any other issues?

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    Well your ECU cannot detect knock so it will not retard timing in the case of an emergency. With that being said its not uncommon to see the knock sensor removed to placed in the intake manifold to help combat 'phantom knock'.

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