Engine-Codes - Generic - P0005

P0005 Code - Fuel Shutoff Valve 'A' Control Circuit/Open

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|What are the Possible Causes of the P0005 Code?

  • Faulty Fuel Shutoff Valve 'A'
  • Fuel Shutoff Valve 'A' harness is open or shorted
  • Fuel Shutoff Valve 'A' circuit poor electrical connection

|How to Fix the P0005 Code?

Start by checking the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

|P0005 code tech notes

The P0005 is an OBDII generic code, but almost none of the vehicle manufacturers use it. If you are getting this code, make sure you are using the correct OBDII code scanner for your vehicle's make and model.

|What is the cost to diagnose the P0005 code?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0005 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

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|What are P0005 code possible symptoms?

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

|What Does the P0005 Code Mean?

The Engine Control Module (ECM) monitors the Fuel Shutoff Valve 'A' Control Circuit. The ECM sets the OBDII code when the Fuel Shutoff Valve 'A' Control Circuit is out of factory specifications.

Fuel Shutoff Valve 'A' Control Circuit/Open

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