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Last Updated 2017-01-17
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Trouble CodeFault LocationProbable Cause
P1380 Misfire Detected - Rough Road Data Not Available (BUICK, CADILLAC, CHEVROLET, GEO, GMC, PONTIAC, SATURN)
Vacuum Leak Found IAC Fully Seated (DODGE)
Variable Cam Timing Solenoid 'A' Circuit Condition (FORD, LINCOLN, MERCURY)
ABS Rough Road System Fault (ISUZU)
Camshaft Position Actuator Circuit Bank 1 (MAZDA)
Misfire Detected- Rough Road Data Not Available (SUZUKI)

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Other Manufacturer Specific Definitions for P1380

Variable Cam Timing Solenoid 'A' Circuit Condition (Ford)
EBTCM DTC Detected, Rough Road Data Unusable (GM)
Rough road signal -signal error (Buick)
Rough road signal -signal error (Cadillac)
Antilock brake system (ABS)/traction control system (TCS), rough road signal to engine control module (ECM) -malfunction (Chevrolet)
Vacuum Leak Found IAC Fully Seated (Dodge)
Engine control module (ECM)/ABS control module, rough road signal - communication fault (Honda)
Antilock brake system (ABS)/traction control system (TCS), rough road signal to ECM -malfunction (Hummer)
ECM to ABS communication – unusable signal (Isuzu)
Camshaft position (CMP) actuator- circuit malfunction (Land Rover)
Camshaft position (CMP) actuator -circuit malfunction (Lincoln)
Camshaft Position Actuator Circuit Bank 1 (Mazda)
Cylinder cut-out system OFF -one inlet valve of a cylinder is not opening (Mercedes-Benz)
Camshaft position (CMP) actuator, bank 1 circuit malfunction (Mercury)
Rough road signal -signal error (Oldsmobile)
Antilock brake system (ABS)/traction control system (TCS), rough road signal to ECM – malfunction (Pontiac)
Antilock brake system (ABS)/traction control system (TCS), rough road signal to ECM – malfunction (Saab)
Rough road signal error (Saturn)
Misfire Detected- Rough Road Data Not Available (Suzuki)

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