Engine-Codes - Generic - P001A

P001A - 'A' Camshaft Profile Control Circuit/Open Bank 1

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P001A Possible Causes

  • Faulty 'A' Camshaft Position Sensor Bank 1
  • 'A' Camshaft Position Sensor Bank 1 harness is open or shorted
  • 'A' Camshaft Position Sensor Bank 1 circuit poor electrical connection
  • Engine Timing

How is the P001A 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 P001A code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P001A 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)

P001A Meaning

The Engine Control Module (ECM) monitors the 'A' Camshaft Profile Control Circuit Bank 1. The ECM sets the OBDII code when the 'A' Camshaft Profile Control Circuit Bank 1 is out of factory specifications.

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