'02 2.2L Ecotec Misfire
2002 Ecotec with a misfire on Cylinder #2. Idles like a diesel, and the oil
coming out of the muffler is definatly a good sign lol
Ecotec 2.2 Timing Chain guide broken
This 2.2 just stopped running one day. It will crank but not fire. A
compression check showed 0 on all cylinders. When the engine was cranked
there was a loud ticking sound. I pulled the timing cover and this is what
I found. None of the timing marks line up. I think the head is probably
shot. I got the car for 170.00US so it might be worth fixing.
2004 Saturn Ion 2.2 Misfire Case Study (P0300)
To learn more about Engine Performance Diagnostics, go to
This video covers primary ignition operation and coil current ramping on a
waste spark ignition system. The engine that is in this Saturn Ion is a
Chevy 2.2L Ecotec and is the same engine used in the Chevy Cavalier.
Some other highlights of this video:
How to use misfire counters on scan data.
Transistor operation and testing.
Ignition coil current ramp analysis.
How to check resistance of an ignition coil on an Ecotec engine.
How to check an ignition module with a test light.
How to do an Oil change: 2.2L Ecotec Engine
This is a short video of how to do an oil change on an Ecotec 2.2L engine
in a Chevy Malibu. This engine is also in a lot of cobalts and other GM
What you need:
-5 Quarts of Oil
-16 mm wrench or Socket/ratchet combo
This is my first video of hopefully many. I know I talked to fast but I'll
try to slow down next time. If you have any questions, feel free to ask.
Subscribe for more and enjoy!
Oil Filter Change in Chevy Cobalt 2.2L Ecotec
We didnt do the whole oil change but this is just to show how to change the
oil filter in a Chevy Cobalt or with the ecotech motors. You will need a
inch and quater socket to remove the oil filter. 2.2L
2002 Pontiac Grand Am
A beater I picked up for $540 delivered to my door...Hmmm...May keep it for
a Minnesota winter beater...maybe?
It has some good points with most things mint...runs like a charm with
clean title! Hell yeah! Does have a small noise that pisses me off on the