Turbo/Super Charger Wastegate Solenoid ‘A’
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P0243 AUDI Possible Causes
- Faulty Turbo Boost Control Solenoid Valve
- Turbo Boost Control Solenoid Valve harness is open or shorted
- Turbo Boost Control Solenoid Valve circuit poor electrical connection
- Faulty Waste Gate
- Faulty Engine Control Module (ECM)
How do I fix code P0243 AUDI?
Check the “Possible Causes” listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector’s pins.
Cost of diagnosing the P0243 AUDI code
The cost of diagnosing the P0243 AUDI code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary by location, your vehicle’s make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
P0243 AUDI Description
This fault code is stored in the Engine Control Module (ECM) when a fault is detected with the wastegate control solenoid circuit. The purpose of the control system is to limit the boost pressure to allow for optimum performance without the risk of engine damage due to excessive boost pressure. The electrical circuit is monitored for open circuit, short circuit, and high resistance conditions.