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P1769 Engine Trouble Code

P1769 Engine

When you check engine light came on code P1769 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 P1769 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code. So you should chech it on our car models.

P1769 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.

P1769 Code Meaning :

P 1 7 6 9
OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code For Engine Fuel And Air Metering Throttle/Pedal Position Sensor/Switch A Circuit Intermittent Injection Pump Fuel Metering Control 'A' High (Cam/Rotor/Injector) Ignition Coil A Primary/Secondary Circuit Malfunction

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.

P1769 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code Description

P1769 engine trouble code is about Ignition Coil A Primary/Secondary Circuit Malfunction.

Reason For P1769 Code

The reason of P1769 OBD-II Engine Trouble Code is Throttle/Pedal Position Sensor/Switch A Circuit Intermittent.

P1769 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.