OnOff Control Vacuum Switching Valve VISC System

The simple On-Off Vacuum Switching Valve (VSV) ISC system is controlled by signals from the ECU or directly by tail lamp and rear window defogger circuits. The Vacuum Switching Valve (VSV) is typically located on the engine (often under the intake manifold) or in the engine compartment, controlling a fixed air bleed into the intake manifold.

The valve is a normally closed (N/Q design which is opened when current is passed through the solenoid windings. Unlike most ECU controlled circuits which are ground circuit driven, the ECU controls this VSV by supplying current to the solenoid coil when pre-programmed conditions are met. Additionally, current can be supplied to the solenoid from the rear window defogger or taillight circuits by passing through isolation diodes.

Vacuum Switch Valve Corolla

The VSV allows only a small amount of air to by-pass the closed throttle valve when it is open, increasing engine speed by about 100 rpm when energized. This ISC system does not control cold fast idle, and engines equipped with the system use a mechanical air valve for cold engine fast idle.

On-Off VSV ISC System Applications and Control Parameters

ISC Type/ Engine

Relevant Inputs

Controlled Parameters

On-Off Control VSV Type

Engine speed (Ne) Coolant temp. (THW) Air conditioner clutch (A/C)

• Engine Starting Stabilization

• 4A-GE

Electrical load (ELS)

• Air Conditioner Idle-up

• 3E-E

Throttle signal (IDL)

• 4Y-E

Vehicle speed (SPD)

• Electrical Load Idle-up

• 2S-E

Neutral switch (NSW)

• 3S-GE

• Automatic Transmission Idle-up

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