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C0021 CHRYSLER

C0021 CHRYSLER - Brake Booster Performance

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What does this mean?

Possible causes

  • Faulty Brake Booster
  • Faulty Vacuum Pressure Sensor
  • Vacuum Pressure Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Vacuum Pressure Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

Possible symptoms

  • Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light ON
  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

C0021 Chrysler Description

When the Vacuum Pressure Sensor indicates a failure in the Vacuum Booster. After the cold start phase (i.e. 3 min after engine is running) and if the engine is running above 600 RPM there should be at least -200 mbar (-2.90 psi) of differential pressure in the vacuum-chamber for boosting the pedal force. If the pressure remains below this value for more than two minutes. Timer resets if the pressure remains above 220 mbar (3.19 psi) for 10 seconds.
OBDII Code C0021 Chrysler - Brake Booster Performance - Engine-Codes.com

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