× Auto Repair Pros Member Benefits TechHelp Knowledge Base Forums Resources My iATN Marketplace Chat Pricing About Us Join Industry Sponsors Video Members Only Repair Shops Auto Pro Careers Auto Pro Reviews
Join Now
International Automotive Technicians Network

P1354 Diagnostic Trouble Code Discussion for January 2008

Variable Valve Timing System (Bank 2)

Note: This is a professional automotive technician's resource.
Vehicle Owners: If you are seeking an automotive repair professional to service your vehicle, visit the iATN Repair Shop Finder.

Trouble Ticket Help Requests for DTC P1354
Help Request Posted
2000 Lexus ES300 3.0L Surge, MIL Lamp on VIN: JT8BFZ8GXY
P1354: Variable Valve Timing System (Bank 2). This car has high idle until it gets warm then starts surging. I found with the lab scope the ecm is commanding the bank 2 VVT oil control valve to advance and retard. The pulse width is rapidly changing. This causes surging that comes and goes. The idle is hi...
January 25, 2008