Use this information at your own risk. I think It may be wiring related for this sensor too since I replaced it. This is indicative of among other things a converter that is not working as efficiently as it should be according to specs. Ive been saying forever that i am going to setup my laptop for this but haven't yet, maybe christmas. Based on what I read the error indicates Evaporative Emission Control System Vent Control Circuit Open. So with any of these the first thing to check is the wiring. Starting letter P diagnostic code shows that there are problems in engine, transmission and emissions systems.
Bill The connector broke into 3 parts when we were taking it apart. What causes the P0447 code? You have to stop at the first click. I'm working on a 2008 Nissan Pathfinder with a service light code P0447 Evaporative Emission Control System Vent Control Circuit Open. The function of this valve is to temporarily seal the canister vent. Service engine light : nissan frontier engine - repairpal. I am on vacation and will be back at work on monday. Bill My Story Shortened a bit: My check engine light comes on didnt pay it much attention.
On Sunday, the connector broke into multiple pieces. Working your way from the fuel cap and charcoal canister, then moving on to the rest of the system can be a good approach for this code. It's very easy to do and you can save a lot of money doing it yourself. Hopefully your open circuit issue is just with the solenoid itself or the wiring, which I suspect is the case. The information contained on this site is presented for informational purposes only. Heat makes aluminum swell almost three times faster than cast iron. A plunger will then move to seal the canister vent.
We are going to help you to get articles Engine Light Nissan you're looking at some of our content which might be suitable as you are looking for the material. What are the symptoms on your vehicle for the P0447 2009 Nissan Altima Sedan code? Beachtroll assumes no liability for property damage or injury incurred as a result of any of the information contained in this video. I will send it to you if you pm me with an address. Remove oil seal using suitable tool. On Monday I went the route of the salvage yards. I hope this assists any one else that has this issue. Operation takes less than 1 second.
Is the inspection result normal? The typical aluminum head swells most in the middle, which can crush the head gasket if the head gets too hot. If your vehicle is an older model with a non-electronic Auxiliary Emission Controls, you can check the distributor cap to see whether the spark is getting from there to the coil and on to the spark plugs. Is the inspection result normal? It could also be the connector, wiring or the fuse but if were the fuse you would likely have other problems, the fuse supplies power for several other things. The fuel vapor and vacuum lines are fairly long and are vulnerable to damage from road debris, age and the elements. Check air passage continuity and operation delay time. Start with a careful visual inspection of the plug back there at the valve itself. Stay tuned, there is much to come.
Enter the 5 character trouble codes in the search box and submit the search. I guess my next part would be the purge valve in the engine compartment. Thank you for your time! The list of automotive Makes at the right edge of the screen. How to fix P0447 engine diagnostic code For Nissan 310? Get codes from Auto Zone ask will it hurt to drive like this. If your are for a different car, select that vehicle series before searching for the diagnostic codes because not all used by one manufacture are used by the other makes. Shuts the truck down as if the immobilizer is engaged. I had a P0445 code which is a shorted condition for this valve circuit.
Clear the codes and try operating the vehicle to see if codes return. A plunger will then move to seal the canister vent. Now it is imperative that we resume the search for the part If you can save the metal pins I can get you the plastic part of the connector. Learnings: it is beyond me trying to understand how parts are so hard to come by. This is not to be confused with the purge valve, which purges the charcoal canister when the engine is started.
Additional learnings: People are willing to help, this forum is a pure example of that. Someone else on the forum might be able to clarify this, but I think all major emission items ie. There are separate codes for the purge valve circuit. One of the biggest causes for this in Nissans is chronic overfilling the gas tank. The valve itself is only one part of the circuit. However, performance kept degrading until it got so bad, I was having trouble going up hills. This solenoid valve is used only for diagnosis, and usually remains opened.
Similar or same procedure on the Xterra, Frontier and maybe even the Armada and Titans. Problems leading to a P0447 code can mean failing an emissions test and adding hydrocarbon fumes to the atmosphere. I do have a voltage meter and will use it to try and find the open circuit. Based on what I read the error indicates Evaporative Emission Control System Vent Control Circuit Open and the first part indicated is a Faulty canister vent control valve. My Quest has a P0447 Code and P0447 pending. How serious is the P0447 code? If they have failed, it is likely due to something else that caused it to fail.