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I have a p1671 code that cause the car to fail emmisions…

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I have a p1671...

I have a p1671 code that cause the car to fail emmisions inspection. I need to know how to fix it

Mechanic's Assistant: Okay, I'll connect you to the mechanic to go over that information regarding your Volvo. Before I do, is there anything else you want him to know?

No, thank you, ***** ***** fixed all the other ocdes codes

Submitted: 7 months ago.Category: Volvo
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Volvo Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
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Hello, let me review your request. Please stand by,.

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Volvo Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
 replied 7 months ago

What is your vehicle's year make model and engine size?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
2000 VOLVO S70 L5, 2.4L; DOHC; 20V; MPFI
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
no calls please
Volvo Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
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No need to call, ignore the pop up.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
ok
Volvo Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
 replied 7 months ago

DTC P1671 is not part of the manufacture provided code list. Are you sure that is the code present?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
It showed on an obdII and state inspection scan. Having something to do with a cam possition sensor
Customer reply replied 7 months ago
specificaly the code says Code P1671 indicates the PCM detected the camshaft position actuator signal was not within acceptable limits.
Volvo Mechanic: Gunvir Singh,
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I checked in all thre 2.4 l engine models for the year and cannot find this code. I will opt out and let another expert assist you,

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
ok should I just wait here?
Volvo Mechanic: sprinkles08, ASE Certified Technician replied 7 months ago
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Hello and welcome to JustAnswer!

This code is for the camshaft reset valve, which is the solenoid that controls oil flow into the variable valve timing cam phasers. This is a circuit code and is either being caused by a wiring issue or the solenoid itself. It will require some electrical testing at the time the code is active to know for sure what is wrong.

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