Engine-Codes - Volkswagen - P11A1 VOLKSWAGEN

P11A1 VOLKSWAGEN - Camshaft Adjustment Actuator 'A' Cylinder 1

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P11A1 VOLKSWAGEN Possible Causes

  • Faulty Camshaft Adjustment Actuator
  • Camshaft Adjustment Actuator harness is open or shorted
  • Camshaft Adjustment Actuator circuit poor electrical connection

How do I fix code P11A1 VOLKSWAGEN?

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 P11A1 VOLKSWAGEN code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P11A1 VOLKSWAGEN 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)


The Engine Control Module (ECM) monitors the Camshaft Adjustment Actuator. The ECM sets the OBDII code when the Camshaft Adjustment Actuator is not to factory specifications.

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