P1516 FORD - Intake Manifold Runner Control Input Error Bank 1

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

P1516 FORD Possible Causes

  • Mechanical concern (bind, seize, damage or obstruction of Intake Manifold Runner Control hardware)

First diagnose P1516 FORD 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 P1516 FORD code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1516 FORD 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.

When is the P1516 FORD code detected?

ECM has detected an incorrect IMRC signal- Outside expected range

P1516 FORD Possible Symptoms

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

P1516 FORD Meaning

The Intake Manifold Runner Control (IMRC) system is monitored for failure during continuous or key on engine off (KOEO) self-test. Each Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) distinguishes the corresponding failed bank for IMRC actuator assemblies with dual monitor switches. The test fails when the signal is outside an expected calibrated range.
OBDII Code P1516 FORD -  Intake Manifold Runner Control Input Error Bank 1 - Engine-Codes.com

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