Your American Gadabout engine control system detects a problem, the computer stores the diagnostic trouble
code C2542 in its memory.
To figure out what is wrong with your vehicle you must first extract the C2542 DTC For American Gadabout.
To solve C2542 American Gadabout problem, you'll have to remove the muffler, crankcase and other components blocking the valve chamber. Then, remove the cylinder head bolts (label for easy re-installation) Adjust the jaws of the valve spring compressor until they touch the top and bottom of the valve chamber Push the tool in to compress the spring and tighten the jaws Remove the retainers and lift out the valves , compressors and springs
C2542 American Gadabout DTC Meaning
Chassis Code - Problem is controller area network wiring bus and modules.
MFG - Manufacturer Specific
Auxiliary Emission Controls
Control Module Throttle Actuator Position Performance
Kick-Down Switch Failed Short
The C2542 American Gadabout Check Engine lamp is perhaps the most troubling of lights because it could mean so many different things, from you didn't screw the gas cap on tightly enough to look out for pistons flying through the hood and into the stratosphere. The easiest way to find out what this light is telling you is to hook your vehicle up to a scan tool. C2542 diagnostic tool looks a little like an oversized calculator and plugs into a communication port inside the car. After you instruct it to perform the scan, it speaks C2542 DTC For American Gadabout with your car's computers to find out exactly what's prompting the light to turn on.