Help me figure out where this disconnected wire goes on my 2002 suburban(pics)

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  1. squares98

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    My check engine light turned on and I found this disconnected wire.
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    I couldnt find any open female plugs. If you own or work on these things could you please look on your full size 99+ GM truck to see where the wire plug and ground connect I'd appreciate it. Thanks.
     

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    did you get the codes scanned yet?

    is there anything that's not running right?
     
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    Check the air cleaner assembly box. Pre-MAF sensor @ throttle body.
     
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    well that plug goes into the engine hood light and the ground attaches to the hood(kinda obvious once I saw it).
    But as fas as the check engine, no codes scanned yet.
    The only symptom i feel is when coasting in drive or reverse(less than 5mph) the car feels a little jerky, like the feel of super warped brake rotors,(possibly fuel pump related?) I need to get codes scanned
     
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    What work was done that made this unplugged wiring apparent?
     
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    Well, we can rule out any cleaning. :rlaugh:

    Glad it was simple enough to find, squares. I had guessed air cleaner assembly box sensor since the CEL had come on with no indicated driveabilty issues. I had a Ford Explorer that had short length wiring to the ACAB that would pull out everytime I checked the air filter and throw the CEL - annoying.

    Nice to know Chevy/GMC still provide an underhood light. A small, yet functional item Ford neglected to add to the S197. :rolleyes:

    Jenn (damn networked computer).
     
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