P1496 KIA - EGR Stepper Motor Malfunction

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

P1496 KIA Possible Causes

  • Faulty EGR Valve
  • EGR Valve harness is open or shorted
  • EGR Valve poor electrical connection

First diagnose P1496 KIA 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 P1496 KIA code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1496 KIA 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.

P1496 KIA Possible Symptoms

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

P1496 KIA Meaning

EGR Stepper Motor Malfunction is the generic description for the P1496 KIA code, but the manufacturer may have a different description. Currently we have no further information abouth the P1496 KIA OBDII code. Please post your question on the Q&A section for more information: AutoCodes.com Questions.
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