P1690 Engine Fault Code

Check Solution For P1690 OBD Code :

P1690 engine code seems a kind of powertrain problem, we try to show one by one the meaning and the solution.
Brief explanation of the P1690 code and definition of P1690 is the bottom side.

P1690 Meaning :

p Powertrain Code
Problem is related engine, transmission and emissions systems.
1 MFG - Manufacturer Specific
6 Vehicle Speed Control And Idle Control System
9 Crankshaft Position Sensor Circuit Performance
0 Transmission Engaged At High Throttle Angle

MFG - Manufacturer Specific codes, which have a '1' as their second digit to indicate they are unique to a particular vehicle make or model. These special codes were deemed necessary by the vehicle manufacturers so they could provide additional diagnostic information beyond the basic list of generic OBD II codes for all kinds of faults, not just emissions-related faults.

How To Fix P1690 ?

The engine system, in conjuction with the engine control module (ECM)/powertrain control module (PCM), activates the P1690 code solenoid valve to control oil pressure to the engine mechanism that is installed in the valve system to switch valve timing between Low and High.If the engine solenoid valve has an open or short circuit, a DTC is stored.

P1690 Code Description:

The poor running symptoms are consistent with a MAP sensor malfunction. In addition, in some cases, a bad MAP sensor will not throw a code. Again, the ELD code likely represents a separate wiring issue. When you see P1690 engine fault code on your engine code reader this description will help you.

P Codes List of all Powertrain codes.

Final Step: In the definitions listed below, there is a test drive recommended after you've completed any repairs to see if the condition is fixed. Before you take a test drive after a repair, always erase the P Code(s) first. This will turn the check engine light off and then you will know if the check engine light returns, you've got further diagnostics to complete.

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