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P0217 Engine Trouble Code

P0217 Engine

When you check engine light came on code P0217 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 P0217 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code. So you should chech it on our car models.

Theoretically you can drive for a few weeks or even months with a broken MAF sensor. You will notice a decrease in gas mileage and over time the car will eventually start stalling a lot. At a shop, the replacement cost is between $200-$300 depending on the car, but that's usually the cost of parts because the labor is relatively simple.

P0217 Code Meaning :

P 0 2 1 7
OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code For Engine Intake Valve Control Solenoid Circuit Low Ambient Air Temperature Sensor Circuit Low Ignition/Distributor Engine Speed Input Circuit Malfunction Crankshaft Position Sensor B Circuit Malfunction

The catalytic converter has an oxygen sensor in front and behind it. When the vehicle is warm and running in closed loop mode, the upstream oxygen sensor waveform reading should fluctuate.

P0217 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code Description

P0217 OBD-II Trouble Code The Engine Control Module ( P0217 code.

Reason For P0217 Code

The reason of P0217 OBD-II Engine Trouble Code is Ambient Air Temperature Sensor Circuit Low.

Parts or components should not be replaced with reference to only a P0217 DTC. The vehicle service manual should be consulted for more information on possible causes of the fault, along with required testing.