Code No. P0123: Throttle Position Sensor Circuit High Input




OPERATION




FUNCTION




TROUBLE JUDGMENT


Check Conditions
Judgment Criterion

FAIL-SAFE AND BACKUP FUNCTION




PROBABLE CAUSES




DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURE


STEP 1. M.U.T.-III data list



  • Refer to Data List Reference Table .

  1. Item 45: Throttle position sensor

Q. Is the check result normal?

Intermittent malfunction (Refer to GROUP 00 - How to Use Troubleshooting/Inspection Service Points - How to Cope with Intermittent Malfunctions ).
Go to Step 2.

STEP 2. Perform resistance measurement at throttle body assembly connector.



  • Disconnect connector, and measure at harness side.
  • Resistance between terminal engine-ECU TPSE line and body earth.
OK: Continuity (2 Ω or less)

Q. Is the check result normal?

Go to Step 5.
Go to Step 3.

STEP 3. Check harness between throttle body assembly connector terminal and engine-ECU connector terminal TPSE.



  • Check earthing line for open circuit and damage.

Q. Is the check result normal?

Go to Step 4.
Repair or replace the connector, or repair the damaged harness wire.

STEP 4. M.U.T.-III data list



  • Refer to Data List Reference Table .

  1. Item 45: Throttle position sensor

Q. Is the check result normal?

Intermittent malfunction (Refer to GROUP 00 - How to Use Troubleshooting/Inspection Service Points - How to Cope with Intermittent Malfunctions ).
Replace the engine-ECU.

STEP 5. Replace the throttle body assembly



  • After replacing the throttle body assembly, re-check the trouble symptoms.

Q. Is the check result normal?

Check end.
Replace the engine-ECU.