How do I fix code P0011?

How do I fix code P0011?

What repairs can fix the P0011 code?

  1. Resetting the fault codes and performing a road test.
  2. Changing the oil and filter to the proper oil viscosity for the engine specifications.
  3. Repairing or replacing the wiring to the camshaft oil control valve for bank 1 intake camshaft.

What can cause a P0011 code?

P0011 Causes

  • Engine oil is dirty.
  • Engine oil is too low.
  • Engine oil is incorrect viscosity.
  • Camshaft variable timing solenoid failure.
  • Camshaft phaser is seized in the advanced position.
  • Continuous oil flow to Variable Camshaft Timing chamber.

Can I drive with P0011?

Q: Can you drive with a P0011 code? Driving with a P0011 code in your car is possible, though not advisable. Do not drive with it until you repair it because it can cause severe damage to your car engine components. By ignoring the P0011 error code in your car, the vehicle will emanate several drivability issues.

Will an oil change fix P0011?

As many as 75% of P0011 DTCs are remedied with a simple oil change.

What are the conditions for running DTC P0011 camshaft position a timing over advanced or system Performance Bank 1?

What Does the P0011 Code Mean? The P0011 DTC stands for “A” Camshaft Position Timing Over Advanced or System Performance Bank 1. The code indicates that the ECM/PCM has been unable to correct a detected difference in the desired camshaft position angle and the actual camshaft position angle.

How much does it cost to fix a P0011?

If the engine is relatively new or has low-mileage, the cost of fixing the P0011 code will cost no more than a basic oil change (around $30 to $50). In most cases, the P0011 OBD2 Trouble Code is caused by dirty oil.

Can low oil pressure cause P0011?

Bottom line, you’re dealing with a low oil pressure situation. The code P0011 is just a distraction and will go away once you fix the low oil pressure. Bad cams will not result in low oil pressure. At this point, all I can suggest is you try another oil filter.

Can bad cam sensor cause P0011?

If the Engine Computer (ECM/PCM) notices that the cam timing is too far advanced and attempts to set a target to correct that incorrect angle but the Cam and Crank sensors indicate the angle didn’t correct or didn’t correct fast enough, the P0011 code is triggered on bank 1.

What does intake a camshaft position Timing Over Advanced Bank 1?