P115E MERCURY - Throttle Actuator Control Throttle Body Air Flow Trim At Max Limit
P115E MERCURY Possible Causes
- Carbon deposits around the throttle plate
How is the P115E MERCURY 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 P115E MERCURY code
Labor: 1.0The cost to diagnose the P115E MERCURY 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.
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
P115E MERCURY MeaningDuring idle, the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors the throttle angle and air flow. If the air flow is determined to be less than expected, the PCM adjusts the throttle angle to compensate. The air flow reduction is typically the result of engine deposit buildup around the throttle plate. The P115E code indicates the PCM has reached the maximum allowed compensation and is no longer able to compensate for the buildup.
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