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P0132 2002 FORD F150

P0132 2002 FORD F150 - O2 Sensor Circuit High Voltage Bank 1 Sensor 1

Repair Importance Level: 2/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What does this mean?

P0132 2002 FORD F150 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Front Heated Oxygen Sensor Bank 1
  • Front Heated Oxygen Sensor Bank 1 harness is open or shorted
  • Front Heated Oxygen Sensor Bank 1 circuit poor electrical connection
  • Inappropriate fuel pressure
  • Faulty fuel injectors
  • Intake air leaks may be faulty
  • Exhaust gas leaks

First diagnose P0132 2002 FORD F150 code

    Check 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 terminals.

P0132 2002 FORD F150 Tech Notes

Replacing the O2 Sensor 1 usually takes care of the problem.
The HO2S Sensor Signals are monitored for an over voltage fault. The code is set when HO2S signal voltage is 1.5 volts or greater.

Cost of diagnosing the P0132 2002 FORD F150 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P0132 2002 FORD F150 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

When is the P0132 2002 FORD F150 code detected?

The heated oxygen sensor (HO2S) signals are monitored for an over voltage condition.

P0132 2002 FORD F150 Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • High Fuel Consumption
  • Excessive Smoke from Exhaust

P0132 2002 FORD F150 Meaning

The front heated oxygen sensor (or O2 sensor 1) is placed into the exhaust manifold. It detects the amount of oxygen in the exhaust gas compared to the outside air. The heated oxygen sensor 1 has a closed-end tube made of ceramic zirconia. The zirconia generates voltage from approximately 1V in richer conditions to 0V in leaner conditions. The heated oxygen sensor 1 signal is sent to the Engine Control Module (ECM). The ECM adjusts the injection pulse duration to achieve the ideal air-fuel ratio. The ideal air-fuel ratio occurs near the radical change from 1V to 0V.
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