AutoCodes - Volkswagen - P0205 VOLKSWAGEN

P0205 VOLKSWAGEN Code - Injector Circuit Open Cylinder 5

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P0205 VOLKSWAGEN code possible causes

  • Faulty fuel injector 5
  • Fuel Injector 5 harness is open or shorted
  • Fuel injector 5 circuit poor electrical connection

|How do I fix the P0205 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 connector's pins.

|Cost of diagnosing the P0205 VOLKSWAGEN code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P0205 VOLKSWAGEN 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 P0205 VOLKSWAGEN code detected?

The P0205 is set if the Engine Control Module (ECM) is detects a low or high voltage drop or resistance at the injector 5.

|What are P0205 VOLKSWAGEN code possible symptoms?

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

|P0205 VOLKSWAGEN code description

Engine Control Module (ECM) checks the injectors circuit resistance and monitors the voltage drop during normal operation. The ECM will trigger the P0205 code when the resistance or voltage drop at the injector 5 is out of specifications.
OBDII Code P0205 Volkswagen - Injector Circuit Open Cylinder 5 -

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