P0013 - Intake Camshaft Position 'B' Actuator Circuit Open Bank 1

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3    What is this?
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P0013 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Camshaft position solenoid
  • Bank 1 Camshaft 2 Position Actuator circuit is open or shorted
  • Bank 1 Camshaft 2 Position Actuator circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

How do I fix code P0013

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 P0013 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P0013 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

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

P0013 Description

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) detects that the actual state of the camshaft position solenoid does not match the intended state.
OBDII Code P0013 - Intake Camshaft Position 'B' Actuator Circuit Open Bank 1 - AutoCodes.com

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