Engine-Codes - Generic - P1192

P1192 - Electronic Throttle System Limp home - Target Follow Malfunction

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1192 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Electronic Throttle System (ETS) Motor
  • Faulty Electronic Throttle System (ETS)
  • Electronic Throttle System(ETS)unit
  • Electronic Throttle System(ETS) harness is open or shorted
  • Electronic Throttle System(ETS) circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P1192 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 P1192 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1192 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)

P1192 Meaning

The Electronic Throttle System (ETS) consists of ETS unit, ETS-motor, Accelerator Position Sensor (APS),Throttle Position Sensor (TPS) and Limp home valve.
Among above-mentioned parts, Limp home valve is attached under the throttle body and helps air to flow from the outside through this valve to the engine combustion chamber to prevent the vehicle from engine stall when Powertrain Control Module (PCM) detects ETS system malfunction.

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Information for specific makes

  • P1192 ACURA Fuel Tank Pressure Sensor Circuit Low Voltage
  • P1192 BMW Post-catalyst Fuel Trim System Bank 1
  • P1192 CHRYSLER Inlet Air Temperature Sensor Circuit Low Condition
  • P1192 DODGE Inlet Air Temperature Sensor Circuit Low Condition
  • P1192 FORD Voltage External
  • P1192 HONDA Fuel Tank Pressure Sensor Circuit Low Voltage
  • P1192 HYUNDAI Electronic Throttle System Limp home - Target Follow Malfunction  
  • P1192 JEEP Inlet Air Temperature Sensor Circuit Low Condition
  • P1192 KIA Electronic Throttle System Limp home - Target Follow Malfunction
  • P1192 MINI Post-catalyst Fuel Trim System Bank 1

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