P2282 – MERCURY

Code : P2282
Make : MERCURY
Description : P2282 MERCURY Air Leak Between Throttle Body and Intake Valves
Possible causes :
– Unmetered air leaks between throttle body and intake valves
– Air leaks at the intake manifold
– Positive Crankcase Ventilation (PCV) system is leaking or the valve is stuck open
Solutions :
– Carry out a Reset via CarDiag
– Choose a better quality fuel
– Check that the tank cap is securely closed
– Check the oil level and add more if it is lower than MAX
– Restart an Automatic diagnostic via CarDiag
– If the fault persists, you can check the “Possible causes” listed above : visually inspect (by yourself (tutorials to come) or by a professional) the wiring harness and the associated connectors, check for damaged components, and look for broken, bent, pushed, or corroded connector pins.

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