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U1160 Engine Trouble Code

U1160 Engine

When you check engine light came on code U1160 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 U1160 OBD-II Diagnostic Network (U) Trouble Code. So you should chech it on our car models.

U1160 if your catalytic convertor fails completely, you eventually won't be able to keep the car running. Your gas mileage will also be terrible, so you should try and fix it as soon as you can. Unfortunately, the average replacement cost is around $2,000 and you can't do it yourself unless you're an experienced mechanic.

U1160 Code Meaning :

U 1 1 6 0
OBD-II Diagnostic Network (U) Trouble Code For Engine Fuel And Air Metering Engine Oil Temperature Sensor Malfunction Injection Pump Fuel Metering Control 'A' High (Cam/Rotor/Injector) Exhaust Gas Recirculation Sensor B Circuit High

Is the fuel pump sometimes not priming when you turn the key to ON(II)? Start by measuring the fuel pressure and checking whether you have bright white-bluish spark at all four plugs. The mechanical timing is also something that you should check, as we mentioned above.

U1160 OBD-II Diagnostic Network (U) Trouble Code Description

U1160 engine trouble code is about Exhaust Gas Recirculation Sensor B Circuit High.

Reason For U1160 Code

The reason of U1160 OBD-II Engine Trouble Code is Engine Oil Temperature Sensor Malfunction.

U1160 DTC reports a sensor fault, replacement of the sensor is unlikely to resolve the underlying problem. The fault is most likely to be caused by the systems that the sensor is monitoring, but might even be caused by the wiring to the sensor itself.