P0080 Code: Meaning, Causes, and Symptoms | OBD2 Codes

P0080 – Exhaust Valve Control Solenoid Circuit High Bank 1

 

P0080 Possible Symptoms

 

Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

 

P0080 Possible Causes

 

Faulty Exhaust Valve Control Solenoid,Exhaust Valve Control Solenoid harness is open or shorted,Exhaust Valve Control Solenoid circuit poor electrical connection

 

P0080 Description

 

Exhaust valve timing control magnet retarder controls the shut/open timing of the exhaust valve by ON/OFF pulse duty signals sent from the Engine Control Module (ECM). The longer pulse width retards valve angle. The shorter pulse width advances valve angle.