P1520 FORD - Intake Manifold Runner Control Circuit Fault

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

P1520 FORD Possible Causes

  • Faulty Intake Manifold Runner Control (IMRC) actuator
  • Intake Manifold Runner Control (IMRC) harness is open or shorted
  • Intake Manifold Runner Control (IMRC) circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Engine Control Module (ECM)

First diagnose P1520 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 P1520 FORD code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1520 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 P1520 FORD code detected?

The Engine Control Module (ECM) has detected a shorted or open condition in the Intake Manifold Runner Control (IMRC) circuit

P1520 FORD Possible Symptoms

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

P1520 FORD Meaning

The Intake Manifold Runner Control (IMRC) is monitored for failure during continuous or key ON engine OFF self-test.
OBDII Code P1520 FORD - Intake Manifold Runner Control Circuit Fault - Engine-Codes.com

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