P2282 - Air Leak Between Throttle Body and Intake Valves

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3   
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Possible causes

  • Unmetered air leaks between throttle body and intake valves
  • Air leaks at the intake manifold
  • Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) system is leaking or the valve is stuck open

Possible symptoms

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

P2282 Description

The P2282 code sets when the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) detects an air leak that exceeds a predetermined limit for greater than 5 seconds. If the air flow entering the engine exceeds the air flow through the throttle, a leak is detected and this diagnostic fails.
OBDII Code P2282 - Air Leak Between Throttle Body and Intake Valves - AutoCodes.com

P2282 Information for specific makes

  • P2282 DODGE Air Leak Between Throttle Body and Intake Valves
  • P2282 FORD Air Leak Between Throttle Body and Intake Valves
  • P2282 LINCOLN Air Leak Between Throttle Body and Intake Valves
  • P2282 MERCURY Air Leak Between Throttle Body and Intake Valves

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