P0292 Engine Trouble Code

P0292 Engine

When you check engine light came on code P0292 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 P0292 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code. So you should chech it on our car models.

Theoretically you can drive for a few weeks or even months with a broken MAF sensor. You will notice a decrease in gas mileage and over time the car will eventually start stalling a lot. At a shop, the replacement cost is between $200-$300 depending on the car, but that's usually the cost of parts because the labor is relatively simple.

P0292 Code Meaning :

P 0 2 9 2
OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code For Engine Intake Valve Control Solenoid Circuit Low Ambient Air Temperature Sensor Circuit Low Cylinder 4 Contribution/Balance Fault Crankshaft Position Sensor A Circuit Low Input

The catalytic converter has an oxygen sensor in front and behind it. When the vehicle is warm and running in closed loop mode, the upstream oxygen sensor waveform reading should fluctuate.

P0292 OBD-II Diagnostic Powertrain (P) Trouble Code Description

P0292 OBD-II Trouble Code Code P0292 is triggered when the Engine Control Module ( P0292 code.

Reason For P0292 Code

The reason of P0292 OBD-II Engine Trouble Code is Ambient Air Temperature Sensor Circuit Low.

P0292 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.