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Mike Kelly, Hyundai Mechanic
Category: Hyundai
Satisfied Customers: 278
Experience:  17 years experience as an auto mechanic, foreign and domestic. 5 years running my own repair business.
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Hi my daughter in law has an amica it wont pass the emisions

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Hi my daughter in law has an amica it wont pass the emisions test on mot they changed the cat but this has not cured the problem tried adjusting timing on distributor this helped but cant get it below 2.0 on emmisions it been serviced all leads changed i even checked valve timing this seems to be correct if number one piston is pulley end
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Hyundai
Expert:  indy-tech replied 4 years ago.
Hi .My name is Greg and i will be assisting you with this issue ,

I need to know a few more things so we can continue with the diagnostic checks .

What year is your car ,

Is there any warning lights ON when the engine is running .

I take it this car is an Alfa Romeo.

Has any diagnostic work been done like check for diagnostic code check .if so what where the codes .

Rgds Greg