P0223 Engine Trouble Code
When you check engine light came on code P0223 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 P0223 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code. So you should chech it on our car models.
When the check engine light comes P0223 code on the first you should check is the gas cap. Pull over, retighten it, and take a look at the cap to see if it has any cracks in it. Continue driving and see if the check engine light turns off. Alternately, you can purchase a gas cap for about $3 at an auto parts store. All you need to do is take the old one off and screw on the new one. If you've already made it to the store, you might as well just replace it. While not car-threatening, it's good to take care of this right away to improve gas mileage.
P0223 Code Meaning :
|OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code For Engine||Intake Valve Control Solenoid Circuit Low||Ambient Air Temperature Sensor Circuit Low||Crankshaft Position Sensor A Circuit Malfunction||Shift Solenoid E Performance or Stuck Off|
The oxygen (02) sensors on your car measure the oxygen in the exhaust to determine how rich or lean the ratio of fuel and air are in the cylinders. Optimizing this mixture means better fuel economy and fewer exhaust emissions.
P0223 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code DescriptionP0223 OBD-II Trouble Code Electric Throttle Control Actuator consists of throttle control motor, throttle position sensor ( P0223 code.
Reason For P0223 CodeThe reason of P0223 OBD-II Engine Trouble Code is Ambient Air Temperature Sensor Circuit Low.
Parts or components should not be replaced with reference to only a P0223 DTC. The vehicle service manual should be consulted for more information on possible causes of the fault, along with required testing.