P151A FORD - Intake Manifold Runner Controller Performance
P151A FORD Possible Causes
- Intake Manifold Runner Control (IMRC) control circuit open
- Mechanical concern
- bind, seize, damage, or obstruction of IMRC hardware
- IMRC control circuit short to voltage
- IMRC VPWR circuit open
- IMRC GND circuit open
- Damaged IMRC actuator
How is the P151A FORD 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.
2005-2006 Ford Mustang
2006 Ford Explorer
2007 Ford Explorer Sport Trac
Ford Factory Service Bulletin OBDII Code P151A
What is the cost to diagnose the P151A FORD code
Labor: 1.0The cost to diagnose the P151A 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.
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
P151A FORD MeaningThe Intake Manifold Runner Control (IMRC) system is monitored for failures. The test fails when the system detects a loss of bi-directional communication or signal(s) between the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) and the IMRC solenoid.
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