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DME Harness Replacement 08 Boxster

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Hi All, Having issues with variocam solenoids and starting to narrow it down to bad dme wires on bank 2. I checked continuity between the solenoid connectors and 

DME connector #5. On the Bank 2 side I get continuity with all pins 1 thru 9 with no continuity to pin 5(ground) when both leads were tested from the solenoid connector separately of course. Hope that makes sense...In other words...pin 1  on solenoid connector has continuity with all pins 1 thru 9 with the exception of pin 5 (ground.) Same follows suit from pin 2 on  solenoid connector to DME connector. Continuity on all 1 thru 9 except pin 5 ground.

Bank 1Continuity between solenoid (grey/red) and pin 7 on DME harness. Pin 2 solenoid(red/blue) has continuity with all pins 1 thru 9 with the exception of Pin 5(ground) AND Pin 7. I'm assuming both banks should have the same results(I could be totally wrong). Any help? 

Original thread here: 08 Boxster Misfires - 987-1 Boxster Convertible Top Issues and Solutions - RennTech.org Community


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