Engine-Codes - Generic - P1527

P1527 - Throttle Position Sensor Learned Closed Throttle Degrees Out Of-Range

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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P1527 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Throttle Position Sensor
  • Throttle Position Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Throttle Position Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P1527 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.

What is the cost to diagnose the P1527 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1527 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.
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Possible Symptoms

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

P1527 Meaning

With the engine runtime over 5 seconds, system voltage from 10-16v, Transmission Range Switch does not indicate an illegal position, TFP Manual Valve Position switch does not indicate an illegal position, the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) detects that the TR and TFP switches indicated different gears for 7.8 seconds.

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Information for specific makes

  • P1527 AUDI Intake Camshaft Control Circuit Bank 1 Short to Ground
  • P1527 BMW Camshaft Position Actuator 'A' Control Circuit Signal Low Bank 1
  • P1527 BUICK Throttle Position Sensor Learned Closed Throttle Degrees Out Of-Range
  • P1527 CADILLAC Throttle Position Sensor Learned Closed Throttle Degrees Out Of-Range
  • P1527 CHEVROLET Throttle Position Sensor Learned Closed Throttle Degrees Out Of-Range
  • P1527 GMC Throttle Position Sensor Learned Closed Throttle Degrees Out Of-Range
  • P1527 HYUNDAI Sensor Supply Voltage 2 Malfunction
  • P1527 MAZDA Bypass Air Solenoid Valve Short / Open Circuit
  • P1527 MINI Camshaft Position Actuator 'A' Control Circuit Signal Low Bank 1
  • P1527 VOLKSWAGEN Intake Camshaft Control Circuit Bank 1 Short to Ground

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