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P1030 BMW - Valvetronics Monitoring Sluggish Movement

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1030 BMW Possible Causes

  • Faulty Valvetronic Motor
  • Valvetronic Motor harness is open or shorted
  • Valvetronic Motor circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P1030 BMW 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 P1030 BMW code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1030 BMW 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)

P1030 BMW Meaning

Control Position Diagnosis is used to monitor the movement of the variable valve train system. If the actual angle movement is determined to be lower than a threshold and the current PWM signal (depending on battery voltage) is greater than a threshold an error is detected. If an error is detected, the Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) will set.

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