Engine-Codes - Generic - P10E3

P10E3 - Valvetronic Relay Supply Voltage Circuit Low

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P10E3 Possible Causes

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

How do I fix code P10E3?

Check 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.

Cost of diagnosing the P10E3 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P10E3 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.

Possible Symptoms

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

P10E3 Meaning

The Engine Control Module (ECM) monitors the Valvetronic Relay. The ECM sets the OBDII code when the Valvetronic Relay is not to factory specifications.

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Information for specific makes

  • P10E3 MINI Valvetronic Relay Supply Voltage Circuit Low

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