Engine-Codes - Generic - P13EA

P13EA - Cold Start Ignition Timing Performance Off Idle

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P13EA Possible Causes

  • Poor fuel quality

How is the P13EA 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 P13EA code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P13EA 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)

P13EA Meaning

The diagnostic function monitors the ignition angle while the catalytic converter is being heated.

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Information for specific makes

  • P13EA BMW Cold Start Ignition Timing Performance Off Idle
  • P13EA MINI Cold Start Ignition Timing Performance Off Idle

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