Engine-Codes - Nissan - P0182 2008 NISSAN SENTRA

P0182 2008 NISSAN SENTRA - Fuel Temperature Sensor Circuit Low Input

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P0182 2008 NISSAN SENTRA Possible Causes

  • Faulty Fuel Temperature Sensor
  • Fuel Temperature Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Fuel Temperature Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P0182 2008 NISSAN SENTRA 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

Fuel temperature sensor is a part of the fuel pump assembly, which is under the rear seat.

What is the cost to diagnose the P0182 2008 NISSAN SENTRA code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0182 2008 NISSAN SENTRA 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?

An excessively low voltage from the sensor is sent to ECM.

Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

P0182 2008 NISSAN SENTRA Meaning

The fuel tank temperature sensor is used to detect the fuel temperature inside the fuel tank. The sensor modifies a voltage signal from the ECM. The modified signal returns to the ECM as the fuel temperature input. The sensor uses a thermistor which is sensitive to the change in temperature. The electrical resistance of the thermistor decreases as temperature increases..

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