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sprinkles08, ASE Certified Technician
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Fault code P0299, resetting it a lot of times its coming

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fault code P0299
JA: Just to clarify, what's the exact code? And have you tried to reset it?
Customer: resetting it a lot of times its coming back
JA: What is the model/year of your Mitsubishi?
Customer: pajero 2008
JA: Are you hoping to fix this yourself? What have you tried so far?
Customer: cheking out all sensors for fault and taking of the hose to waste gate it seems that make the car running for a longer time before lamp is lit again
JA: Anything else you think the mechanic should know?
Customer: no
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: UK Car
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
i have fault code P0107Baro/map sensor i have tested it in different ways and it seems that it have permanent fault
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
i have not told you that it is an diesel engine, but i guess you understood it.
Expert:  sprinkles08 replied 1 month ago.

Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!

P0299 sets when there is an underboost condition but if it's setting a MAP sensor code that needs to be repaired first as it can cause the underboost ode to set. P0107 sets when the MAP sensor voltage goes low enough to be out of normal operating range. It will take some electrical testing of the sensor's wiring to determine exactly what is going on, but the most likely cause would be the sensor itself.