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P0146 Engine Trouble Code

P0146 Engine

When you check engine light came on code P0146 the reason should be Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light). However your vehicle's manufacturer may have a different definition for the P0146 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code. So you should chech it on our car models.

P0146 if your catalytic convertor fails completely, you eventually won't be able to keep the car running. Your gas mileage will also be terrible, so you should try and fix it as soon as you can. Unfortunately, the average replacement cost is around $2,000 and you can't do it yourself unless you're an experienced mechanic.

P0146 Code Meaning :

P 0 1 4 6
OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code For Engine Intake Valve Control Solenoid Circuit Low Engine Oil Temperature Sensor Malfunction Engine Shutoff Solenoid Malfunction Reverse Input Circuit

Is the fuel pump sometimes not priming when you turn the key to ON(II)? Start by measuring the fuel pressure and checking whether you have bright white-bluish spark at all four plugs. The mechanical timing is also something that you should check, as we mentioned above.

P0146 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code Description

P0146 OBD-II Trouble Code The rear heated oxygen sensor (or sensor 3 for some vehicles), after three way catalyst (manifold), monitors the oxygen level in the exhaust gas on each bank. Even if switching characteristics of the P0146 code.

Reason For P0146 Code

The reason of P0146 OBD-II Engine Trouble Code is Engine Oil Temperature Sensor Malfunction.

P0146 the main thing to check is to verify the operation of the VCT solenoid. You're looking for a sticking or stuck VCt solenoid valve caused by contamination. Refer to vehicle specific repair manual to perform component tests for the VCT unit.