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      09-27-2012, 05:13 PM   #6
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Originally Posted by slavke View Post
So I got the check engine light and the code reads P1553 and after searching it says vanos salenoid. Now how sure can I be that replacing it would fix the problem and is there a possibility that its something else. Also how much am I looking at for this replacement at stealership?

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Did you use a code reader or u took it to a place to have the code read? My SES is on too and would like to read code. I am thinking to take it to a pebboys or Autozone. Ive heard they can do this....I am planning to swap/clean vanos this week afterwards.