Engine-Codes - Ford - P0151 2009 FORD FUSION

P0151 2009 FORD FUSION - O2 Sensor Circuit Low Voltage Bank 2 Sensor 1

Repair Importance Level: 2/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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P0151 2009 FORD FUSION Possible Causes

  • Faulty Front Heated Oxygen Sensor Bank 2
  • Front Heated Oxygen Sensor Bank 2 harness is open or shorted
  • Front Heated Oxygen Sensor Bank 2 circuit poor electrical connection
  • Inappropriate fuel pressure
  • Faulty fuel injectors
  • Intake air leaks may be faulty
  • Exhaust gas leaks

How is the P0151 2009 FORD FUSION code repair?

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.

Tech Notes

Replacing the Front Heated Oxygen Sensor Bank 2 usually takes care of the problem

What is the cost to diagnose the P0151 2009 FORD FUSION code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0151 2009 FORD FUSION 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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When is the code detected?

The voltage signal from the sensor is lower than the specified time.

Possible Symptoms

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

P0151 2009 FORD FUSION Meaning

The powertrain control module (PCM) monitors the heated oxygen sensor (HO2S) for a circuit concern. The test fails when the PCM detects a concern with one of the circuits used to determine the oxygen content in the exhaust gas.

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