had a garage put scanner on and gave me these codes I was told a dealership would help to find out what it is and what to do
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1996 Chevrolet Suburban 1500 Question: i need to know what trouble shoot codes mean so can order parts 216
Answer #1mastertech6371 November 15, 2011, 15:46Master
a code never identifies a bad part, just a failed system. a good shop will do a proper diag and find the failure without guessing.
what codes did they find??
Reply96chevy, November 15, 2011, 16:04Rookie
they gave me 216 236 1214 1218 said reasons for each and i was going to write down what he was saying but another said u can go to any part store and u will be able to look it up well i was trying to tell my husband what he said can u email me what the troubleshooting is the code for each one
Replymastertech6371, November 15, 2011, 16:08Master
there are no codes for those numbers. go to autozone or pepboys for a free code pull and verify those codes for us.
Reply96chevy, November 15, 2011, 16:11Rookie
i did go to auto and advance auto cant tell me said have to go through a dealer or mechainic with scanner
Replymastertech6371, November 15, 2011, 16:15Master
are you sure it is a 96?? thats obd2 and any code reader will work. if it is a 95, then you need a shop with an older scan tool.
Answer #2patrick mannion from Greg Solow's Engine Room, November 15, 2011, 18:55Master
I think the codes you may have are
P0216 Injector/Injection Timing Control Circuit
P0236 Turbo/Super Charger Boost Sensor “A” Circuit Range/Performance
P0114 Intake Air Temperature Circuit Intermittent
P0118 Engine Coolant Temperature Circuit High Input
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Replymastertech6371, November 15, 2011, 18:56Master