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P1176 Engine Trouble Code

P1176 Engine

When you check engine light came on code P1176 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 P1176 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code. So you should chech it on our car models.

When your car's 'P1176 Check Engine' light comes on, it's usually accompanied by a sinking feeling in the pit of your stomach. The light could mean a costly problem, like a bad catalytic converter, or it could be something minor, like a loose gas cap. But in many cases, it means at minimum that you'll be visiting the car dealer to locate the malfunction and get the light turned off.

P1176 Code Meaning :

P 1 1 7 6
OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code For Engine Fuel And Air Metering Engine Oil Temperature Sensor Malfunction Injection lump Fuel Metering Control 'B' High (Cam/Rotor/Injector) Reverse Input Circuit

The poor running symptoms are consistent with a MAP sensor malfunction. In addition, in some cases, a bad MAP sensor will not throw a code. Again, the ELD code likely represents a separate wiring issue.

P1176 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code Description

P1176 OBD-II Trouble Code Cam Calibration Fault is one of the definitions for the P1176; however your vehicles manufacturer may have a different definition for the P1176 code. Please check below for your specific make. P1176 code.

Reason For P1176 Code

The reason of P1176 OBD-II Engine Trouble Code is Engine Oil Temperature Sensor Malfunction.

P1176 code on vehicles with electronically controlled automatic transmissions, the 3-4 shift solenoid is responsible for actuating the hydraulic circuits to activate clutches or bands that change gears inside the automatic transmission.