OBDII Code List

P1236 INFINITI - Throttle Control Motor Circuit Short Bank 2

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

P1236 INFINITI Possible Causes

  • Faulty Electric Throttle Control (ETC) Actuator (Throttle Control Motor)
  • Electric Throttle Control (ETC) Actuator harness is open or shorted
  • Electric Throttle Control (ETC) Actuator circuit poor electrical connection

How do I fix code P1236 INFINITI

    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 P1236 INFINITI code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1236 INFINITI 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 P1236 INFINITI code detected?

Engine Control Module (ECM) detects short in both circuits between ECM and throttle control motor.

P1236 INFINITI Possible Symptoms

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

P1236 INFINITI Meaning

The Throttle Control Motor is operated by the Engine Control Module (ECM) and it opens and closes the throttle valve. The current opening angle of the throttle valve is detected by the throttle position sensor and it provides feedback to the ECM to control the throttle control motor to make the throttle valve opening angle properly in response to driving condition.
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