Engine-Codes - Mini - P0020 MINI

P0020 MINI - Variable Camshaft Timing 'A' Circuit Continuity Bank 2

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P0020 MINI Possible Causes

  • Failed Camshaft Actuator
  • Variable Camshaft Timing Actuator harness is open or shorted
  • Variable Camshaft Timing Actuator circuit poor electrical connection
  • Engine mechanical problems

How is the P0020 MINI 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.

Tech Notes

Variable Camshaft Timing 'A' (VANOS) Circuit Continuity

What is the cost to diagnose the P0020 MINI code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0020 MINI 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)
  • Lack/Loss of power
  • Engine rough idle

P0020 MINI Meaning

Variable Camshaft Timing 'A' Circuit Continuity Bank 2 is the generic description for the P0020 Mini code, but the manufacturer may have a different description for your model and year vehicle. Currently, we have no further information abouth the P0020 Mini OBDII code.

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