P1524 - Oil Pressure Out Of Range Camshaft Advance / Retard Disable

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

P1524 Possible Causes

  • Low engine oil level
  • Faulty Oil Pressure Sensor
  • Oil Pressure Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Oil Pressure Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose P1524 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 P1524 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1524 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.

P1524 Possible Symptoms

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

P1524 Meaning

For the VCT to enable, the oil pressure has to be approximately 42 psi. For the VCT to remain enabled the engine oil pressure can not drop below 31psi.
OBDII Code P1524 - Oil Pressure Out Of Range Camshaft Advance / Retard Disable - Engine-Codes.com

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P1524 Information for specific makes

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