OBDII Code List

P0201 VOLKSWAGEN - Injector Circuit Open Cylinder 1

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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P0201 VOLKSWAGEN Possible Causes

  • Faulty fuel injector 1
  • Fuel Injector 1 harness is open or shorted
  • Fuel injector 1 circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose P0201 VOLKSWAGEN 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 terminals.

Cost of diagnosing the P0201 VOLKSWAGEN code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P0201 VOLKSWAGEN 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.

When is the P0201 VOLKSWAGEN code detected?

The P0201 is set if the Engine Control Module (ECM) is detects a low or high voltage drop or resistance at the injector 1.

P0201 VOLKSWAGEN Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • Lack/Loss of Power
  • The engine may be harder to start
  • Engine hesitation

P0201 Volkswagen Description

Engine Control Module (ECM) checks the injectors circuit resistance and monitors the voltage drop during normal operation. The ECM will trigger the P0201 code when the resistance or voltage drop at the injector 1 is out of specifications.
OBDII Code P0201 Volkswagen - Injector Circuit Open Cylinder 1 -

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