Engine-Codes - Volkswagen - P0015 VOLKSWAGEN

P0015 VOLKSWAGEN Code - 'B' Camshaft Position Timing Over Retarded Bank 1

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P0015 VOLKSWAGEN code possible causes

  • Dirty engine oil
  • Low engine oil level
  • Camshaft actuator circuit open or shorted
  • Camshaft actuator circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty camshaft actuator

|How is the P0015 VOLKSWAGEN 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.

|What is the cost to diagnose the P0015 VOLKSWAGEN code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0015 VOLKSWAGEN 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.

|What are P0015 VOLKSWAGEN code possible symptoms?

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • Lack/Loss of power
  • Engine rough idle

|What is P0015 VOLKSWAGEN code meaning?

This fault code is stored when a fault is detected with the camshaft control circuit. The circuit is monitored by the engine control module 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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