C0700 Code

Discussion in 'Gen II Prius Main Forum' started by Britprius, Jan 17, 2012.

  1. Britprius

    Britprius Senior Member

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    I was playing with my obd reader today and came across 2 pending codes both C0700, can anyone through any light on what they might mean?
     
  2. seilerts

    seilerts Battery Curmudgeon

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    That's not a valid code for North American models.

    Most generic OBD code readers cannot read C (chassis) codes.
     
  3. Britprius

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    Thanks for the reply. I am using a cheap ELM327 device and EasyOBDII software, it shows the 2codes (C0700) as pending on a UK spec vehicle.
     
  4. Salvage09

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    I got the same pending code C0700. Saw elsewhere " it indicates the Left Front Solenoid circuit malfunction ..related to brakes but not specific which solenoid it is ..ABS or ESC...." ww dot fiestafaction dot com/forums/fiesta-service-bay/32349-pending-obd-ii-dtc-code dot html .. of course a Fiesta, but???
    Using a generic reader/PC and software. If I learn more I'll post.
     
  5. Britprius

    Britprius Senior Member

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    Thanks Salvage09 I'll keep watching.
     
  6. freek

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    same errors in my OBDii read-out on 2004 Prius. I don't know why