Avenger 2008

3.5L V6 VIN M Auto 7

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Trouble Code: P2111



Electronic Throttle Control Forced Limited RPM

Possible Causes:



Throttle plate stuck above Limp Home position
 
TP Sensors 1 & 2 both read 2.5v
 
ETC positive circuit is open or is shorted to ground or to battery voltage
 
ETC negative circuit is open or is shorted to ground
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2112



Electronic Throttle Control Unable To Open

Possible Causes:



Throttle plate stuck at or below Limp Home position
 
ETC positive circuit is open or is shorted to ground
 
ETC negative circuit is open or is shorted to ground or to battery voltage
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2115



Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor No. 1 Minimum Stop Performance

Possible Causes:



APP Sensors must be reprogrammed to relearn
 

Trouble Code: P2116



Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor No. 2 Minimum Stop Performance

Possible Causes:



APP Sensors must be reprogrammed to relearn
 

Trouble Code: P2118



Electronic Throttle Control Motor Circuit Malfunction

Possible Causes:



Throttle plate or bore malfunctions
 
ETC positive circuit is open or is shorted to ground, battery voltage or ETC negative circuit
 
ETC negative circuit is open or is shorted to ground or to battery voltage
 
ETC motor has malfunctioned
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2122



Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor No. 1 Circuit Low

Possible Causes:



5v supply circuit is open or shorted to ground
 
APP Sensor No. 1 signal circuit is open, shorted to ground or to Sensor return circuit
 
APP Sensor No. 1 has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2123



Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor No. 1 Circuit High

Possible Causes:



APP Sensor No. 1 return circuit is open
 
APP Sensor No. 1 signal circuit is shorted to either 5v supply circuit
 
APP Sensor No. 1 has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2127



Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor No. 2 Circuit Low

Possible Causes:



5v supply circuit is open or shorted to ground
 
APP Sensor No. 2 signal circuit is open, shorted to ground or to Sensor return circuit
 
APP Sensor No. 2has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2128



Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor No. 2 Circuit High

Possible Causes:



APP Sensor No. 2 return circuit is open
 
APP Sensor No. 2 signal circuit is shorted to either 5v supply circuit
 
APP Sensor No. 2 has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2135



Throttle Position Sensors 1 & 2 Correlation

Possible Causes:



TP Sensor No. 1 or 2 signal circuit is shorted to ground or to battery voltage
 
TP Sensor No. 1 or 2 signal circuit has high resistance
 
5v supply circuit has high resistance
 
5v supply circuit shorted to ground
 
TP Sensor ground circuit has high resistance
 
TP Sensor No. 1 signal circuit is shorted to Sensor No. 2 signal circuit
 
TP Sensor has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2138



Accelerator Pedal Position Sensors 1 & 2 Correlation

Possible Causes:



APP Sensor No. 1 or 2 signal circuit has high resistance
 
APP Sensor No. 1 or 2 return circuit has high resistance
 
5v supply circuit has high resistance
 
APP Sensor has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2161



Vehicle Speed Sensor No. 2 Erratic

Possible Causes:



Active Bus or Communications DTCs
 
Incorrect tire circumference
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2166



Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor No. 1 Maximum Stop Performance

Possible Causes:



In-Plant test failure
 
APP Sensors must be reprogrammed to relearn
 

Trouble Code: P2167



Accelerator Pedal Position Sensor No. 2 Maximum Stop Performance

Possible Causes:



In-Plant test failure
 
APP Sensors must be reprogrammed to relearn
 

Trouble Code: P2172



High Airflow/Vacuum Leak Detected (Instantaneous Accumulation)

Possible Causes:



Vacuum leak
 
5v supply circuit has high resistance or is shorted to ground
 
MAP signal circuit has high resistance or is shorted to ground
 
TP Sensor ground circuit has high resistance
 
TP Sensor signal circuit is shorted to ground
 
TP Sensor return circuit has high resistance
 
MAP Sensor has failed
 
TP Sensor has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2173



High Airflow/Vacuum Leak Detected (Slow Accumulation)

Possible Causes:



Vacuum leak
 
5v supply circuit has high resistance or is shorted to ground
 
MAP signal circuit has high resistance or is shorted to ground
 
TP Sensor ground circuit has high resistance
 
TP Sensor signal circuit is shorted to ground
 
TP Sensor return circuit has high resistance
 
MAP Sensor has failed
 
TP Sensor has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2174



Low Airflow/Vacuum Leak Detected (Instantaneous Accumulation)

Possible Causes:



Restricted air inlet system
 
5v supply circuit has high resistance or is shorted to ground
 
MAP signal circuit has high resistance or is shorted to ground
 
TP Sensor ground circuit has high resistance
 
TP Sensor signal circuit is shorted to ground
 
TP Sensor return circuit has high resistance
 
MAP Sensor has failed
 
TP Sensor has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2175



Low Airflow/Vacuum Leak Detected (Slow Accumulation)

Possible Causes:



Restricted air inlet system
 
5v supply circuit has high resistance or is shorted to ground
 
MAP signal circuit has high resistance or is shorted to ground
 
TP Sensor ground circuit has high resistance
 
TP Sensor signal circuit is shorted to ground
 
TP Sensor return circuit has high resistance
 
MAP Sensor has failed
 
TP Sensor has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2181



Cooling System Performance

Possible Causes:



Low coolant level
 
ECT signal circuit is open or shorted to ground, sensor ground, or battery voltage
 
ECT Sensor ground circuit is open
 
Thermostat has failed
 
ECT Sensor has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2271



O2 Sensor 1/2 Signal Biased Lean

Possible Causes:



Exhaust leak
 
O2 sensor wiring or connections
 
O2 sensor signal circuit
 
O2 sensor return circuit
 
O2 Sensor
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2273



O2 Sensor 2/2 Signal Biased Rich

Possible Causes:



Exhaust leak
 
O2 sensor wiring or connections
 
O2 sensor signal circuit
 
O2 sensor return circuit
 
O2 Sensor
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2299



Brake Pedal Position/Accelerator Pedal Position Incompatible

Possible Causes:



Customer pressing accelerator pedal, then pressing brake pedal and holds both down at the same time
 
Stop lamp switch has failed
 
APP Sensor has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2302



Ignition Coil No. 1 Secondary Circuit Insufficient Ionization

Possible Causes:



Intermittent condition
 
Cylinder No. 1 spark plug or wire is damaged or it has failed
 
Ignition Coil No. 1 is damaged or it has failed
 
Ignition coil control circuit is open or shorted to ground
 
ASD relay output circuit problems
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2305



Ignition Coil No. 2 Secondary Circuit Insufficient Ionization

Possible Causes:



Intermittent condition
 
Cylinder No. 2 spark plug or wire is damaged or it has failed
 
Ignition Coil No. 2 is damaged or it has failed
 
Ignition coil control circuit is open or shorted to ground
 
ASD relay output circuit problems
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2308



Ignition Coil No. 3 Secondary Circuit Insufficient Ionization

Possible Causes:



Intermittent condition
 
Cylinder No. 3 spark plug or wire is damaged or it has failed
 
Ignition Coil No. 3 is damaged or it has failed
 
Ignition coil control circuit is open or shorted to ground
 
ASD relay output circuit problems
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2311



Ignition Coil No. 4 Secondary Circuit Insufficient Ionization

Possible Causes:



Intermittent condition
 
Cylinder No. 4 spark plug or wire is damaged or it has failed
 
Ignition Coil No. 4 is damaged or it has failed
 
Ignition coil control circuit is open or shorted to ground
 
ASD relay output circuit problems
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2314



Ignition Coil No. 5 Secondary Circuit Insufficient Ionization

Possible Causes:



Intermittent condition
 
Cylinder No. 5 spark plug or wire is damaged or it has failed
 
Ignition Coil No. 5 is damaged or it has failed
 
Ignition coil control circuit is open or shorted to ground
 
ASD relay output circuit problems
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2317



Ignition Coil No. 6 Secondary Circuit Insufficient Ionization

Possible Causes:



Intermittent condition
 
Cylinder No. 6 spark plug or wire is damaged or it has failed
 
Ignition Coil No. 6 is damaged or it has failed
 
Ignition coil control circuit is open or shorted to ground
 
ASD relay output circuit problems
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2503



Charging System Voltage Low

Possible Causes:



Battery sense circuit has a high resistance condition
 
Generator ground circuit has a high resistance condition
 
Generator field ground circuit is open
 
Generator field control circuit is open or shorted to ground
 
Generator is damaged or it has failed
 

Trouble Code: P2504



Charging System Voltage High

Possible Causes:



Battery positive circuit has a high resistance condition
 
Generator case ground circuit has a high resistance condition
 
Generator field ground circuit is open
 
Generator field control circuit is shorted to ground or shorted to voltage
 
Generator
 
PCM
 

Trouble Code: P2533



Ignition Switch Run/Start Position Circuit

Possible Causes:



Ignition switch output (run-start) circuit open or high resistance
 
Ignition switch output (run-start) circuit is shorted to ground
 
PCM
 

Trouble Code: P2610



PCM Internal Engine Off Timer Performance

Possible Causes:



PCM software
 
PCM power or ground circuit resistance
 
PCM
 

Trouble Code: U0001



CAN C Bus Circuit Malfunction

Possible Causes:



CAN C Bus failure open or shorted
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: U0101



No TCM Bus Message

Possible Causes:



PCI Bus unable to communicate with (DRBIII) scan tool
 
Fused ignition switch output incorrect (off-run-start)
 
Intermittent condition
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: U0101



No CAN Bus Message

Possible Causes:



CAN C Bus failure open or shorted
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: U0103



Lost Communication With Electric Gear Shift Module

Possible Causes:



CAN C Bus failure open or shorted
 
Electric gear shift module has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: U0121



Lost Communication With ABS Module

Possible Causes:



CAN C Bus failure open or shorted
 
ABS module has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: U0141



Lost Communication With Front Control Module

Possible Causes:



CAN C Bus failure open or shorted
 
Front control module has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: U0168



Lost Communication With Vehicle Security Control Module (SKREEM/WCM)

Possible Causes:



CAN C Bus failure open or shorted
 
SKREEM/WCM module has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

Trouble Code: U0402



Implausible Data Received From TCM

Possible Causes:



CAN C Bus failure open or shorted
 
TCM has failed
 
PCM has failed
 

 
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