What Does P0333 Code Mean?

OBD-II Code P0333 is defined as a Knock Sensor 2 Circuit High

The knock sensor tells the engine control module (PCM) that the engine has an excessive vibration resulting from an incorrect fuel and air mixture. If the PCM does not receive a signal from the knock sensor, it will set code P0333. The check engine light may or may not be illuminated.

Common Problems That Trigger the P0333 Code

  • Knock sensor failure
  • Powertrain Control Module (PCM) failure
  • Wiring issue

Common Repairs Needed for the P0333 Code

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