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P0081 2010 NISSAN PATHFINDER Code - Intake Valve Control Solenoid Circuit Bank 2

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P0081 2010 NISSAN PATHFINDER code possible causes

  • Faulty Intake Valve Control Solenoid Valve
  • Intake Valve Control Solenoid Valve harness is open or shorted
  • Intake Valve Control Solenoid Valve circuit poor electrical connection

|How do I fix the P0081 2010 NISSAN PATHFINDER code?

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 P0081 2010 NISSAN PATHFINDER code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P0081 2010 NISSAN PATHFINDER code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

|When is the P0081 2010 NISSAN PATHFINDER code detected?

An improper voltage is sent to the Engine Control Module (ECM) through intake valve timing control solenoid valve.

|What are P0081 2010 NISSAN PATHFINDER code possible symptoms?

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

|P0081 2010 NISSAN PATHFINDER code description

Intake valve timing control solenoid valve is activated by ON/OFF pulse duty (ratio) signals from the Engine Control Module (ECM).
The intake valve timing control solenoid valve changes the oil amount and direction of flow through intake valve timing control unit or stops oil flow.
The longer pulse width advances valve angle. The shorter pulse width retards valve angle. When ON and OFF pulse widths become equal, the solenoid valve stops oil pressure flow to fix the intake valve angle at the control position.
OBDII Code P0081 2010 Nissan Pathfinder - Intake Valve Control Solenoid Circuit Bank 2 - AutoCodes.com

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