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Check P0822 Fault Code

When you check engine light came on code P0822 the reason should be Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light). However your vehicle's manufacturer may have a different definition for the P0822 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code. So you should chech it on our car models.

P0822 Code Reason

P0822 DTC specifically refers to the camshaft (cam) timing. In this case, if the cam timing is over-retarded, the engine light will be illluminated and the code will be set.

P0822 Possible Fix :

Small but critical, a spark plug makes the car move. Its function is to ignite the compressed fuel in the engine. A worn spark plug will cause a weak spark. It may even prevent ignition entirely, or cause ignition at the wrong time. A misfire will affect engine power and fuel economy and cause massive amounts of potential damage.

P0822 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code Description

P0822 Gear Lever Y Position Circuit so you have to check ODB-II Fault Code Check list.

Reason For P0822 Code

The reason of P0822 OBD-II Fault Code Check is P0822 Gear Lever Y Position Circuit.

P0822 Solution:

Excessive air inflow can be caused by a vacuum leak, a dirty sensor or, an exhaust gas recirculation valve not closing properly. If the problem is not enough fuel, the culprit may be dirty injectors or fuel filters, a weak fuel pump or a leaky fuel pressure regulator. The lean fuel mix error may be accompanied by rough idling, engine misfires, hesitation during acceleration and overall poor engine performance.

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