P13B0 - Inlet Camshaft Sensor Synchronization Malfunction

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

P13B0 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Inlet Camshaft Position Sensor
  • Inlet Camshaft Position Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Inlet Camshaft Position Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose P13B0 code

    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 terminals.

Cost of diagnosing the P13B0 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P13B0 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.

P13B0 Possible Symptoms

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

P13B0 Meaning

The diagnostic function monitors the plausibility of the signals from the intake-side camshaft. The Engine Control Module (ECM) monitors the Inlet Camshaft Position Sensor. The ECM sets the OBDII code when the Inlet Camshaft Position Sensor is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code P13B0 - Inlet Camshaft Sensor Synchronization Malfunction - Engine-Codes.com

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P13B0 Information for specific makes

  • P13B0 BMW Inlet Camshaft Sensor Synchronization Malfunction
  • P13B0 MINI Inlet Camshaft Sensor Synchronization Malfunction

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