P0010 Ford

Ford P0010 OBD-II Trouble Code Definition:

P0010 Valve Timing Control Oil Control Solenoid Valve Fault

P0010 Ford OBD-II Trouble CodeDescription:

OBD Trouble Code P0010
“A” Camshaft Position Actuator Circuit
What does the code mean? OBD-ii Code P0010 definition:
A P0010 code definition:the VVT (variable valve timing) or VCT (variable camshaft timing) components and the car’s PCM (powertrain control module). That consists of an oil control valve (OCV), also called a solenoid valve and other components. Basically the check engine light and associated P0010 trouble code means that the voltage in the circuit has fallen below a set limit for a specific amount of time (varies by make/model/engine).
Symptoms Sumptoms of OBD code P0010
Check Engine Light illuminated (Malfunction Indicator Lamp) Rough running
Causes Causes of the OBD-II code P0010
A code P0010 may mean that one or more of the following has happened: Faulty oil control valve (OCV) Open or short in the VVT/VCT circuit Open or short in the OCV / solenoid valve
Solutions Some recommended troubleshooting and repair steps are: Carefully inspect the Bank 1 VVT/VCT system circuit wiring and connectors, repair as required With a warm engine, test the operation of the OCV, replace/repair as needed