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P1078 BMW - Valvetronics Actuator Motor Overload

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1078 BMW Possible Causes

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

How is the P1078 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.

Tech Notes

VVT overload protection control motor current high input bank 1

What is the cost to diagnose the P1078 BMW code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1078 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)

P1078 BMW Meaning

Valvetronics Actuator Motor Overload is the generic description for the P1078 Bmw code, but the manufacturer may have a different description for your model and year vehicle. Currently, we have no further information abouth the P1078 Bmw OBDII code.

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