Typical Enabling Conditions

Monitor runs whenever following DTCs not present

P0011 (VVT system 1 - advance) P0012 (VVT system 1 - retard) P0021 (VVT system 2 - advance) P0022 (VVT system 2 - retard) P0115 - P0118 (ECT sensor)

Engine RPM

500 to 1,000 rpm


Duration of following condition

18 seconds or more

Valve timing when camshaft retarded maximum

Less than 22.5 CA°, or more than 45.2 CA°


Refer to DTC P0335 (See page ES-184).


Read freeze frame data using an intelligent tester. Freeze frame data record the engine condition when malfunctions are detected. When troubleshooting, freeze frame data can help determine if the vehicle was moving or stationary, if the engine was warmed up or not, if the air-fuel ratio was lean or rich, and other data, from the time the malfunction occurred.

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