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Check P0216 Fault Code

When you check engine light came on code P0216 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 P0216 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code. So you should chech it on our car models.

P0216 Code Reason

P0216 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.

P0216 Possible Fix :

There could be a number of reasons for noisy brakes. It could be that your brake pads are loose, worn out, or you may have brake dust inside the drum. If you can't see anything wrong with your brake pads, and you suspect it may be brake dust, it may be best to leave this to a professional, brake dust can be extremely dangerous if accidentally inhaled.

P0216 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code Description

P0216 OBD-II Trouble Code The Engine Control Module (

Reason For P0216 Code

The reason of P0216 OBD-II Fault Code Check is P0216 Injection Timing Control Circuit Malfunction.

P0216 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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