Engine-Codes - Generic - P1498

P1498 - Exhaust Gas Recirculation Valve Position Sensor Circuit High Voltage

Repair Importance Level: 2/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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P1498 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Exhaust Gas Recirculation (EGR) Valve
  • EGR Valve harness is open or shorted
  • EGR Valve poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Engine Control Module (ECM)

How is the P1498 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 P1498 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1498 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)

P1498 Meaning

Exhaust Gas Recirculation Valve Position Sensor Circuit High Voltage is the generic description for the P1498 code, but the manufacturer may have a different description for your model and year vehicle. Currently, we have no further information abouth the P1498 OBDII code.

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