P1509 1996 HONDA CIVIC - Idle Air Control Valve System High RPM
P1509 1996 HONDA CIVIC Possible Causes
- Faulty Idle Air Control Valve
- Idle Air Control Valve harness is open or shorted
- Idle Air Control Valve circuit poor electrical connection
How is the P1509 1996 HONDA CIVIC 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 P1509 1996 HONDA CIVIC code
Labor: 1.0The cost to diagnose the P1509 1996 HONDA CIVIC code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.
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- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
- Engine rough idle
P1509 1996 HONDA CIVIC MeaningThe target idle speed is in the Engine Control Module (ECM) memory for various engine conditions (coolant temperature, A/C operation and so on). The ECM keeps the actual idle speed at the target idle speed by switching the Idle Air Control Valve IACV) ON/OFF to control the intake airflow. If the IACV output duty cycle (the length of ON time) is out of a specified range, a malfunction is detected and a DTC is stored.
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