Engine-Codes - Generic - P10C9

P10C9 - Cold Start Intake Air Temperature Too High Bank 1

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P10C9 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Intake-Air Temperature Sensor
  • Intake-Air Temperature Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Intake-Air Temperature Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P10C9 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 P10C9 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P10C9 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)

P10C9 Meaning

The Engine Control Module (ECM) monitors the Intake-Air Temperature Sensor. The ECM sets the OBDII code when the Intake-Air Temperature Sensor is not to factory specifications.

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Information for specific makes

  • P10C9 BMW Cold Start Intake Air Temperature Too High Bank 1
  • P10C9 MINI Cold Start Intake Air Temperature Too High Bank 1

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