Your Pontiac Parisienne engine control system detects a problem, the computer stores the diagnostic trouble
code C3149 in its memory.
To figure out what is wrong with your vehicle you must first extract the C3149 DTC For Pontiac Parisienne.
C3149 Pontiac Parisienne engine problem can be occur defective fan clutches are a common and often overlooked cause of engine overheating. The shear characteristics of the clutch fluid gradually deteriorates over time, with an average loss in drive efficiency of about 200 rpm per year. Eventually slippage reaches the point where effective cooling is no longer possible and overheating results. (On average, the life of a fan clutch is about the same as a water pump. If one needs to be replaced, the other usually does too.)
C3149 Pontiac Parisienne DTC Meaning
Chassis Code - Problem is controller area network wiring bus and modules.
SAE - Generic
Fuel And Air Metering
Control Module Throttle Actuator Position Performance
A/C System High Pressure High Temperature
The rule of C3149 Pontiac Parisienne code when it comes to emissions-related vehicle repair is that any modification that changes the vehicle from a certified configuration to a non-certified configuration is considered tampering: this applies to both vehicle owners and repair facilities and is, therefore, a Federal offense. Replacing a catalyst with a straight pipe is one traditional example of C3149. Likewise, overriding the OBD C3149 DTC For Pontiac Parisienne system through the use of high-tech defeat devices or non-certified computer chips, for example, would also be considered tampering. The OBD system may, however, be repaired back to its original certified configuration with certified performance chips or appropriate aftermarket parts.