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P1242 ACURA - Throttle Valve Control Motor Circuit 2 Malfunction

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3    What is this?
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P1242 ACURA Possible Causes

  • Dirty Throttle Body
  • Faulty Throttle Control Motor
  • Throttle Control Motor harness is open or shorted
  • Throttle Control Motor circuit poor electrical connection

How do I fix code P1242 ACURA?

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.
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Cost of diagnosing the P1242 ACURA code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P1242 ACURA 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.

Possible Symptoms

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

P1242 ACURA Description

Throttle Valve Control Motor Circuit 2 Malfunction is the generic description for the P1242 Acura code, but the manufacturer may have a different description for your model and year vehicle. Currently, we have no further information about the P1242 Acura OBDII code.

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