P2166 - Throttle/Pedal Position Sensor 'D' Maximum Stop Performance

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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P2166 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Electronic Throttle Control (ETC)
  • Electronic Throttle Control (ETC) harness is open or shorted
  • Electronic Throttle Control (ETC) Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

First diagnose P2166 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 P2166 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P2166 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.

P2166 Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • No throttle pedal response

P2166 Description

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors the electronic throttle for the ability of the throttle plate to reach the upper mechanical stop position within a calibrated amount of time at ignition ON. The P2166 code sets if the throttle plate does not reach the upper mechanical stop position within a calibrated amount of time.
OBDII Code P2166 - Throttle/Pedal Position Sensor 'D' Maximum Stop Performance - AutoCodes.com

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P2166 Information for specific makes

  • P2166 DODGE Throttle/Pedal Position Sensor 'D' Maximum Stop Performance

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