Engine-Codes - Saab - P1001 SAAB

P1001 SAAB - Evaporative Emission Canister Purge Valve Low Output

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1001 SAAB Possible Causes

  • Faulty EVAP canister purge valve
  • EVAP canister purge valve harness circuit open or shorted
  • EVAP canister purge valve electrical connection

How is the P1001 SAAB 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 P1001 SAAB code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1001 SAAB 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.
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Possible Symptoms

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

P1001 SAAB Meaning

The Engine Control Module (ECM) monitors the Evaporative Emission (EVAP) canister purge valve for open or short circuit. The P1001 code is triggered when the ECM has detected an open circuit or short to ground on the EVAP canister purge valve.

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