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C0196 HUMMER Code - Yaw Rate Circuit

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|What are the Possible Causes of the C0196 HUMMER Code?

  • Faulty Yaw Sensor/Lateral Accelerometer Sensor
  • Yaw Sensor/Lateral Accelerometer Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Yaw Sensor/Lateral Accelerometer Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

|How to Fix the C0196 HUMMER Code?

Start by checking the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

|C0196 HUMMER code tech notes

DTC C0196 00 Yaw Rate Circuit
DTC C0196 5A Yaw Rate Circuit Plausibility Failure
DTC C0196 3B Yaw Rate Circuit Internal Self Test Failed
DTC C0196 1A Yaw Rate Circuit Bias Level Out of Range

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|What is the cost to diagnose the C0196 HUMMER code?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the C0196 HUMMER code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

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|What are C0196 HUMMER code possible symptoms?

  • Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light ON
  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

|What Does the C0196 HUMMER Code Mean?

The yaw rate and the lateral accelerometer sensors are combined into one sensor, external to the Electronic Brake Control Module (EBCM). The vehicle stability enhancement system (VSES) uses the lateral accelerometer input when calculating the desired yaw rate. The yaw rate/lat sensor communicates with the EBCM via discrete CAN Bus High and CAN Bus Low serial data circuits.

Yaw Rate Circuit

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