Engine-Codes - Mazda - P1270 MAZDA

P1270 MAZDA - Engine RPM Or Speed Limiter Reached

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1270 MAZDA Possible Causes

  • Wheel slippage (water, ice, mud and snow)
  • Excessive engine RPM in neutral
  • Vehicle drive at a high rate of speed

How is the P1270 MAZDA 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 P1270 MAZDA code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1270 MAZDA 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)

P1270 MAZDA Meaning

Engine RPM/Vehicle Speed Limiter Indicates the vehicle has been operated in a manner which caused the engine or vehicle to exceed a calibration limit. The engine rpm and vehicle speed are continuously monitored by the Powertrain Control Module (PCM). The P1270 code is set when the rpm or speed fall out of calibrated range.

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