P0014 FORD code

P0014 is the OBD-II generic code that the engine control module (ECM) has determined that the bank 1 exhaust camshaft is more advanced than what the ECM has commanded it be. This over-advanced condition could be during advancing or retarding of the camshaft timing.

Can you drive with code P0014?

While you can still drive around with P0014 registered issues, please don’t do it. Driving with it will cause hard starting, erratic idling, stalling, poor engine performance, and increased fuel consumption. Again, if a lousy VVT control solenoid triggers the issue, it may cause other related components to fail.

Is code P0014 serious?

Very serious – The P0014 code can mean that there is something seriously wrong with your timing belt or timing chain. This may cause the pistons to hit the valves if something is wrong with the timing belt or timing chain, which will be very costly.

How much does it cost to fix code P0014?

Depending on the shop’s labor rate, this typically costs somewhere between $75-$150. Many, if not most, shops will apply this diagnosis fee to any required repairs if you have them perform the repairs for you. From there, a shop will be able to give you an accurate estimate for repairs to fix your P0014 code.

Can an oil change fix code P0014?

In layman terms, P0014 means it’s a generic engine code that refers to an advanced or over-advanced exhaust camshaft in bank 1. Replacing your oil and filter usually fixes the P0014 OBD2 Trouble Code!

Can dirty oil cause P0014?

Due to how it’s tied to oil pressure, the wrong oil level can also trigger the P0014 code. Checking your oil level is easy enough, but take precaution that low oil level hints at a potential leak.

Can too much oil cause a P0014?

Causes of Code P0014

There are a few common causes of P0014 code that could be the source of the problem, including: The engine oil viscosity is too high and blocking passage to the camshaft.

How do I fix the engine code P0014?

What repairs can fix the P0014 code?

  1. Resetting the fault codes and performing a road test.
  2. Replacing the oil and filter using the proper oil viscosity for the engine.
  3. Repairing or replacing the wiring to the camshaft oil control valve for bank 1 exhaust camshaft.

What causes P0014?

If you experience an OBD-II scanner error code P0014 problem, there can be a few possible problems causing it. The following are the most likely causes: The camshaft’s timing is incorrect. The valve control solenoid has failed and is stuck open.

How do I fix the timing on my camshaft position?

Zitat von Youtube: Use a valve cleaner to clean the camshaft oil control valve. Then use a multimeter to proceed a test on the camshaft.

Where is camshaft position sensor a bank 1 located?

Beneath the timing belt cover is where the CMP Sensor is mounted. The camshaft position sensor can be found in the right side of the engine compartment at the rear of the valve cover.

Where is Cam sensor located?

The Camshaft Position sensor is typically located in the cylinder head of the engine and has a cylindrical portion that inserts into the head. The Crankshaft Position sensor is normally located in the timing cover or on the side of the block with a cylindrical portion that inserts into the block.