Engine-Codes - Generic - P0006

P0006 - Fuel Shutoff Valve 'A' Control Circuit Low

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P0006 Possible Causes

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

How is the P0006 code repair?

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.

Tech Notes

The P0006 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 P0006 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0006 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

Possible Symptoms

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

P0006 Meaning

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.

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