Engine-Codes - Mini - P1075 MINI

P1075 MINI Code - Variable Valve Lift Power Stage Overloads

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P1075 MINI code possible causes

  • Faulty Variable Valve Timing (VVT) Servo Motor
  • Variable Valve Timing Servo Motor harness is open or shorted
  • Variable Valve Timing Servo Motor circuit poor electrical connection

|How is the P1075 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.

|What is the cost to diagnose the P1075 MINI code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1075 MINI 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 P1075 MINI code possible symptoms?

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

|What is P1075 MINI code meaning?

On the Valvetronic VVT (Variable Valve Lift Control), the variable valve gear reduces fuel consumption by adjusting the stroke of the intake valves. An electric motor is used to drive a worm gear that moves the eccentric shaft. The eccentric shaft uses intermediate levers that change the effect of the camshaft on the rocker arms.
Electrical overload protection. The engine management monitors the Variable Valve Timing (VVT) motor's current draw. If the monitored current draw exceeds a defined threshold for several seconds the VVT system is deactivated (VVT emergency operation mode), and the engine reverts to throttled operation.

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