P0010 ACURA - Valve Timing Control Oil Control Solenoid Valve Fault
P0010 Acura Possible Causes
- Dirty Oil
- Low engine oil level
- Valve Timing Control (VTC) open or shorted circuit.
- Valve Timing Control (VTC) electrical connector
- Faulty Valve Timing Control (VTC)
- Damaged ECM
P0010 Acura Possible Symptoms
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
- Lack/Loss of power
- Engine rough idle
P0010 Acura Meaning
The Engine Control Module (ECM
) optimizes the valve timing using the Valve Timing Control (VTC). The ECM
sends a target duty cycle control signal to the VTC. This control signal regulates the oil pressure supplied to the VTC. The VTC can advance or retard the engine timing.