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P1163 2002 NISSAN SENTRA

P1163 2002 NISSAN SENTRA - Heated Oxygen Sensor 1 Lean Shift Monitoring Bank 2

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What does this mean?

P1163 2002 NISSAN SENTRA Possible Causes

  • Fualty Front Heated Oxygen Sensor Bank 2
  • Faulty Front Heated oxygen sensor 1 heater
  • Fuel pressure
  • Faulty Fuel Injectors
  • Intake air leaks

First diagnose P1163 2002 NISSAN SENTRA code

    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 terminals.

P1163 2002 NISSAN SENTRA Tech Notes

If there are no intake air leaks, the most likely cause of the P1163 code is the front O2 sensor bank 2.

Cost of diagnosing the P1163 2002 NISSAN SENTRA code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1163 2002 NISSAN SENTRA 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.

When is the P1163 2002 NISSAN SENTRA code detected?

The maximum and minimum voltage from the sensor are not reached to the specified voltages.

P1163 2002 NISSAN SENTRA Possible Symptoms

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

P1163 2002 NISSAN SENTRA Meaning

The heated oxygen sensor 1 is placed into the front tube. It detects the amount of oxygen in the exhaust gas compared to the outside air. The heated oxygen sensor 1 has a closed-end tube made of ceramic zirconia. The zirconia generates voltage from approximately 1V in richer conditions to 0V in leaner conditions. The heated oxygen sensor 1 signal is sent to the ECM. The ECM adjusts the injection pulse duration to achieve the ideal air-fuel ratio. The ideal air-fuel ratio occurs near the radical change from 1V to 0V.
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