Engine-Codes - Nissan - P2118 2008 NISSAN ROGUE

P2118 2008 NISSAN ROGUE - Throttle Control Motor Circuit Short Bank 1

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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P2118 2008 NISSAN ROGUE Possible Causes

  • Faulty Electric Throttle Control (ETC) Actuator (Throttle Control Motor)
  • Electric Throttle Control (ETC) Actuator harness is open or shorted
  • Electric Throttle Control (ETC) Actuator circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P2118 2008 NISSAN ROGUE 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 P2118 2008 NISSAN ROGUE code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P2118 2008 NISSAN ROGUE code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.
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When is the code detected?

Engine Control Module (ECM) detects short in both circuits between ECM and throttle control motor.

Possible Symptoms

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

P2118 2008 NISSAN ROGUE Meaning

The Throttle Control Motor is operated by the Engine Control Module (ECM) and it opens and closes the throttle valve. The current opening angle of the throttle valve is detected by the throttle position sensor and it provides feedback to the ECM to control the throttle control motor to make the throttle valve opening angle properly in response to driving condition.

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