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P0012 Diagnostic Trouble Code Discussion for September 2010

Camshaft Position 'A' Over-Retarded (Bank 1)

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Trouble Ticket Help Requests for DTC P0012
Help Request Posted
2002 Volkswagen Jetta GLS 1.8L MIL Lamp on VIN: 3VWSE69M72
P0012: Bank 1 Intake camshaft timing over retarded. Cust ran vehicle low on oil. Came in with about 1.5 liters in the case. Did a Hot engine oil flush with system cleaner and bulk oil, drained and filled with 5W40 syn. Cleared code and returns on third key cycle from cold. Oil pressure is within specifications....
September 30, 2010