Originally Posted by Snyperx
Thanks, me neither. It would seem that if it does I will pull the VANOS solenoids, clean, and swap positions. If it follows the solenoid I know I need to replace it.
I forget which code came up but the vanos solenoids will throw specific codes when they are sticking or malfunctioning. I had mine replaced under CPO and I remember the code I pulled said the solenoid on the intake side was sticking. Looking through my bentley manual, I noticed there were also codes for a faulty solenoid.
Btw, I'm not sure if you're aware but cleaning the solenoids is just blowing shop air threw them.