Engine-Codes - Generic - P1227

P1227 - Wastegate Failed Closed Over Pressure

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1227 Possible Causes

  • Faulty EGR valve
  • Faulty MAF sensor
  • Faulty SIP sensor
  • Supercharger bypass actuator stuck closed
  • Faulty Supercharger

How is the P1227 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.

Tech Notes

Indicates that boost pressure is continuously higher than desired

What is the cost to diagnose the P1227 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1227 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)

P1227 Meaning

Wastegate Failed Closed Over Pressure is the generic description for the P1227 code, but the manufacturer may have a different description for your model and year vehicle. Currently, we have no further information abouth the P1227 OBDII code.

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