P0010 MERCEDES-BENZ - 'A' Camshaft Position Actuator Circuit/Open Bank 1
P0010 MERCEDES-BENZ Possible Causes
- Faulty Continuously Variable Valve Timing Solenoid
- Continuously Variable Valve Timing Solenoid harness is open or shorted
- Continuously Variable Valve Timing Solenoid circuit poor electrical connection
- Faulty Engine Control Module (ECM)
How do I fix code P0010 MERCEDES-BENZ
Check 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.
P0010 MERCEDES-BENZ Tech NotesMercedes Benz Code = 0279 (Right camshaft intake solenoid) has an open circuit in the wiring (P0010)
Cost of diagnosing the P0010 MERCEDES-BENZ code
Labor: 1.0The cost of diagnosing the P0010 MERCEDES-BENZ 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.
P0010 MERCEDES-BENZ Possible Symptoms
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
P0010 MERCEDES-BENZ MeaningThis fault code is stored when a fault is detected with the camshaft control circuit. The circuit is monitored by the Engine Control Module (ECM) for anomalies. Mechanical defects such as timing issues can result in this fault code. Basic engine timing should be checked before any further investigations.
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