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B1799 Engine Trouble Code

Meaning of B1799 engine trouble code is : B1799 if your catalytic convertor fails completely, you eventually won't be able to keep the car running. Your gas mileage will also be terrible, so you should try and fix it as soon as you can. Unfortunately, the average replacement cost is around $2,000 and you can't do it yourself unless you're an experienced mechanic.

B1799 Possible Solution:

B1799 Engine

Power Steering Pressure (PSP) Switch Malfunction In Key On, Engine Off Self-Test, this DTC indicates the PSP input to the PCM is high. In Key On, Engine Running Self-Test, this DTC indicates that the PSP input did not change state. Steering wheel must be turned during Key On, Engine Running Self-Test PSP switch/shorting bar damaged SIG RTN circuit open PSP circuit open or shorted to SIGRTN PCM damaged.

B1799 Code Meaning :

B 1 7 9 9
OBD-II Diagnostic Body (B) Trouble Code For Engine Fuel And Air Metering Fuel Rail Pressure Sensor Circuit Malfunction Crankshaft Position Sensor A Circuit Malfunction Reverse Input Circuit

The catalytic converter has an oxygen sensor in front and behind it. When the vehicle is warm and running in closed loop mode, the upstream oxygen sensor waveform reading should fluctuate.

B1799 OBD-II Diagnostic Body (B) Trouble Code Description

B1799 engine trouble code is about Reverse Input Circuit.

Reason For B1799 Code

The reason of B1799 OBD-II Engine Trouble Code is Fuel Rail Pressure Sensor Circuit Malfunction.

B1799 DTC reports a sensor fault, replacement of the sensor is unlikely to resolve the underlying problem. The fault is most likely to be caused by the systems that the sensor is monitoring, but might even be caused by the wiring to the sensor itself.