P151A FORD - Intake Manifold Runner Controller Performance

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

P151A FORD Possible Causes

  • 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

First diagnose P151A 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.

P151A FORD Tech Notes

There is a factory service bulletin for the following Ford Models:

2005-2006 Mustang
2006 Explorer
2007 Explorer Sport Trac
Ford Factory Service Bulletin OBDII Code P151A

Cost of diagnosing the P151A FORD code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing 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.

P151A FORD Possible Symptoms

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

P151A FORD Meaning

The 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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