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B1188 engine code seems a kind of body problem, we try to show one by one the meaning and the solution.
Brief explanation of the B1188 code and definition of B1188 is the bottom side.
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|1||MFG - Manufacturer Specific|
|1||BBV Sensor Circuit Low Voltage|
|8||BBV Sensor Circuit Low Voltage|
MFG - Manufacturer Specific codes, which have a '1' as their second digit to indicate they are unique to a particular vehicle make or model. These special codes were deemed necessary by the vehicle manufacturers so they could provide additional diagnostic information beyond the basic list of generic OBD II codes for all kinds of faults, not just emissions-related faults.
How To Fix B1188 ?
The engine system, in conjuction with the engine control module (ECM)/powertrain control module (PCM), activates the B1188 code solenoid valve to control oil pressure to the engine mechanism that is installed in the valve system to switch valve timing between Low and High.If the engine solenoid valve has an open or short circuit, a DTC is stored.
The oxygen (02) sensors on your car measure the oxygen in the exhaust to determine how rich or lean the ratio of fuel and air are in the cylinders. Optimizing this mixture means better fuel economy and fewer exhaust emissions. When you see B1188 engine fault code on your engine code reader this description will help you.
|B Codes||List of all Body codes.|
Final Step: In the definitions listed below, there is a test drive recommended after you've completed any repairs to see if the condition is fixed. Before you take a test drive after a repair, always erase the B Code(s) first. This will turn the check engine light off and then you will know if the check engine light returns, you've got further diagnostics to complete.
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