Engine-Codes - Chrysler - P0016 CHRYSLER

P0016 CHRYSLER Code - Crankshaft/Camshaft Timing Misalignment

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P0016 CHRYSLER code possible causes

  • Engine oil dirty
  • Incorrect engine viscosity
  • Timing gear misaligned
  • Faulty crankshaft position sensor
  • Faulty camshaft position sensor
  • Crankshaft position sensor circuit is open or shorted
  • Camshaft position sensor circuit is open or shorted

|How is the P0016 CHRYSLER 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.

|P0016 CHRYSLER code tech notes

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|What is the cost to diagnose the P0016 CHRYSLER code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0016 CHRYSLER 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 P0016 CHRYSLER code possible symptoms?

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

|What is P0016 CHRYSLER code meaning?

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors the Camshaft Position Sensor and Crankshaft Position Sensor signals. The Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) will set when the detects an error when the camshaft position is out of phase with the crankshaft position. One Trip Fault. Three good trips to turn off the MIL.

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