AutoCodes.com | All About OBDII Engine Codes
AutoCodes - Ford - P0016 2008 Ford Fusion

P0016 2008 Ford Fusion Code - Crankshaft Position Camshaft Position Correlation Bank 1 Sensor 'A'

- Code Popularity: 8,138 Views
- Repair Importance Level: 3/3
- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
Table of contents
By AutoCodes.com - Updated Aug 10, 2020
Share on Facebook   Share on Twitter   Share on Linkedin

|Code P0016 2008 Ford Fusion Possible Causes

  • Camshaft timing incorrectly set
  • Continuous oil flow to the Variable Camshaft Timing (VCT) piston chamber
  • Erratic camshaft position due to low oil pressure
  • Oil flow restriction in the oil passages or the VCT valve body
  • VCT solenoid stuck in position
  • Faulty Variable Camshaft Timing
  • Variable Camshaft Timing harness is open or shorted
  • Variable Camshaft Timing circuit poor electrical connection
  • Damaged camshaft position (CMP) sensor
  • Open or short in the CMP sensor circuits
  • Radio frequency interference (RFI) interference

|How do I Fix the Code P0016 2008 Ford Fusion?

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.

Does your Ford have Safety Recalls? → Check here

|What is the Cost to Diagnose the Code P0016 2008 Ford Fusion?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P0016 2008 Ford Fusion 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.

|What are Code P0016 2008 Ford Fusion Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code P0016 2008 Ford Fusion Description

This Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) sets when the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) detects Variable Camshaft Timing (VCT) position misalignment between the camshaft and crankshaft. The test fails when the misalignment is one tooth or greater. This DTC can also set due to VCT system concerns (oil contamination or VCT solenoid stuck).

OBDII Code P0016 2008 Ford Fusion - Crankshaft Position Camshaft Position Correlation Bank 1 Sensor 'A' - AutoCodes.com
P0016 2008 Ford Fusion Code - Crankshaft Position Camshaft Position Correlation Bank 1 Sensor 'A'

|Need More Information on the P0016 2008 Ford Fusion Code?

Need more information on how to fix the P0016 2008 Ford Fusion code? Get Access to Factory Service Manuals

|Need Help with the P0016 2008 Ford Fusion Code?

Get the P0016 2008 Ford Fusion code diagnosed by a professional: Find a repair shop in your area

|Code P0016 2008 Ford Fusion comments

Help us improve AutoCodes.com. Leave a comment below or tell us if the information above helps you fix the code. What are the symptoms on your vehicle for the P0016 2008 Ford Fusion code? Have you replaced any parts?
Any information is appreciated. Thanks