P1270 Code: Meaning, Causes, and Symptoms | OBD2 Codes

P1270 – Engine RPM Or Speed Limiter Reached


P1270 Possible Symptoms


Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)


P1270 Possible Causes


Wheel slippage (water, ice, mud and snow),Excessive engine RPM in neutral,Vehicle drive at a high rate of speed


P1270 Description


Engine RPM/Vehicle Speed Limiter Indicates the vehicle has been operated in a manner which caused the engine or vehicle to exceed a calibration limit. The engine rpm and vehicle speed are continuously monitored by the Powertrain Control Module (PCM). The P1270 code is set when the rpm or speed fall out of calibrated range.