P0284 FORD - Cylinder 8 Injector Contribution/Balance Fault
P0284 FORD Possible Causes
- Dirty Fuel Injector 8
- Faulty Fuel Injector 8
- Plugged Fuel Injector 8
- Fuel injector 8 harness is open or shorted
- Fuel injector 8 circuit poor electrical connection
First diagnose P0284 FORD 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.
P0284 FORD Tech NotesClogged or partially clogged fuel injector can cause this code. Start by performing an injector flush before replacing the injector.
Cost of diagnosing the P0284 FORD code
Labor: 1.0The cost of diagnosing the P0284 FORD code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.
When is the P0284 FORD code detected?The ECM has detected a fault in the fuel injection circuit
P0284 FORD Possible Symptoms
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
- Engine Misfire
- Engine Run Rough
- Low MPG
P0284 Ford DescriptionCode P0284 is triggered when the Engine Control Module (ECM) detects that the acceleration rate of the crankshaft for Cylinder 8 was less than a calibrated amount. During normal conditions, the ECM turns the Fuel Injectors ON and OFF in the Fuel Injection System.
P0284 FORD More InformationNeed more information on how to fix the P0284 FORD code?
Get Access to Factory Service Manuals
Need more help?Get the P0284 Ford code diagnosed by a professional: Find a repair shop in your area
P0284 FORD CommentsHelp us improve AutoCodes.com. Leave a comment below or tell us if the information above help you fix the code. What are the symptoms on your vehicle for the P0284 Ford code? Have you replaced any parts?
Any information is appreciated. Thanks