C161A - Active Yaw Control Direction Valve Right System

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3    What is this?
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C161A Possible Causes

  • Faulty Active Yaw Control (AYC) Direction Valve Right Solenoid
  • Active Yaw Control (AYC) Direction Valve Right Solenoid harness is open or shorted
  • Active Yaw Control (AYC) Direction Valve Right Solenoid circuit poor electrical connection

How do I fix code C161A

Check the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

Cost of diagnosing the C161A code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the C161A code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary by location, your vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

Possible Symptoms

  • Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light ON
  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

C161a Description

The power from from All Wheel Control (AWC) ECU is supplied to and energizes the hydraulic unit Active Yaw Control (AYC) Direction Valve Right Solenoid. The AWC-ECU controls the activation command of the coil for the hydraulic unit AYC Direction Valve Right Solenoid. The hydraulic unit AYC Direction Valve Right Solenoid controls the hydraulic pressure to the AYC differential right clutch.
OBDII Code C161a - Active Yaw Control Direction Valve Right System - AutoCodes.com

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