P2614 DODGE code

If your car is showing the P2614 engine code, there’s likely an issue with your camshaft sensor. Without this working correctly, your engine control module won’t be able to control your engine’s fuel injection.

What does code P2614 mean?

Camshaft Position Signal Output Circuit

OBD-II Code P2614 is defined as a Camshaft Position Signal Output Circuit/Open. The Camshaft Position Sensor measures the exact rotational position of the camshaft. This provides a critical data signal used by the engine control module (PCM) to control the fuel injectors an ignition coils.

What does the camshaft position sensor do?

This sensor negates the need for manual distributor timing. The camshaft position sensor is used to determine which cylinder is firing to synchronize the fuel injector and coil firing sequence.

Can am P2614?

The P2614 trouble code is usually caused by one of four things: Camshaft position sensor is malfunctioning. Broken or shorting wires around the position sensors. Damaged or malfunctioning electrical connectors.

What does P0342 code mean?

camshaft position sensor circuit

P0342 code definition

The PCM (powertrain control module) sets code P0342 when it detects that the camshaft position sensor circuit on engine bank 1 is sending a reading that’s erratic or otherwise outside the manufacturer’s settings. The PCM then illuminates the Check Engine light to alert the driver of the problem.

What are the symptoms of a faulty camshaft sensor?

A glowing check engine light, stalling, poor acceleration and bad fuel mileage are all possible signs your camshaft position sensor may be failing. Gone are the days of carburetors and distributors, replaced by a variety of sensors that help a car’s computer get the maximum performance out of the engine.

Where is a camshaft position 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.