Engine-Codes - Saturn - P1512 SATURN

P1512 SATURN - Main Throttle Idle Actuator Malfunction Mechanical Failure

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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P1512 SATURN Possible Causes

  • Faulty Throttle Idle Actuator
  • Throttle Idle Actuator harness is open or shorted
  • Throttle Idle Actuator circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P1512 SATURN 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 P1512 SATURN code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1512 SATURN 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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When is the code detected?

Variable Tumble Control Solenoid (VTCS) Dual Plane Intake system

Possible Symptoms

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

P1512 SATURN Meaning

Main Throttle Idle Actuator Malfunction Mechanical Failure is the generic description for the P1512 Saturn code, but the manufacturer may have a different description for your model and year vehicle. Currently, we have no further information abouth the P1512 Saturn OBDII code.

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