It is important thing to solve the car engine problem and the car engine P0980 Code is found in the car engine. Do not use any meaning of the code or automobile dictionary meaning for solving the car engine problem if the right meaning of the code is available. The automobile dictionary meaning of the code is p for Powertrain Code Problem is related engine, transmission and emissions systems. 0 for SAE – Generic. 9 for Fuel And Air Metering (Injector Circuit Malfunctions Only). 8 for Exhaust Gas Recirculation System Valve 1 and 2 for A/C System High Pressure High Temperature.