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2000 Ford Contour 2.5L, I got the code P1381, replaced the VCT solenoid but I'm still getting the code

Vehicle: 2000 Ford Contour 2.5L

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Hi there,

This could indicate a possible issue with the wiring, the oil level or the cam timing actually being off. Sometimes a bad cam sensor will throw this code as well if it doesn't see the timing advance like it should.
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P1381 Ford Code - Variable Cam Timing Over Advance Bank 1
Read more: https://www.autocodes.com/p1381_ford.html

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