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P279C Engine Trouble Code

P279C Engine

When you check engine light came on code P279C the reason should be . However your vehicle's manufacturer may have a different definition for the P279C OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code. So you should chech it on our car models.

When your car's 'P279C 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.

P279C Code Meaning :

P 2 7 9 c
OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code For Engine Fuel And Air Metering (Injector Circuit Malfunctions Only) Throttle/Pedal Position Sensor/Switch A Circuit Intermittent Cylinder 4 Contribution/Balance Fault

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.

P279C OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code Description

P279C engine trouble code is about .

Reason For P279C Code

The reason of P279C OBD-II Engine Trouble Code is Throttle/Pedal Position Sensor/Switch A Circuit Intermittent.

P279C 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.