Engine-Codes - Generic - P13A1

P13A1 - Super Knocking Cylinder 2 Injection Switch Off

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P13A1 Possible Causes

  • Misuse, terminal status switch during vehicle operation
  • Temporary contamination in combustion chamber

How is the P13A1 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 P13A1 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P13A1 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.
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Possible Symptoms

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

P13A1 Meaning

The Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) will set and the diagnostic function responds to extreme combustion knock by deactivating the injection at cylinder #2.

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Information for specific makes

  • P13A1 BMW Super Knocking Cylinder 2 Injection Switch Off
  • P13A1 MINI Super Knocking Cylinder 2 Injection Switch Off
  • P13A1 PORSCHE Bank 1 Misfire After Cold Start

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