Engine-Codes - Ford - P0182 2011 FORD FUSION

P0182 2011 FORD FUSION - Engine Fuel Temperature Sensor 'A' Circuit Low Input

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P0182 2011 FORD FUSION Possible Causes

  • Short in the harness
  • VREF open or short
  • Low ambient temperature operation
  • Incorrect harness connection
  • Damaged fuel temperature sensor

How is the P0182 2011 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.

What is the cost to diagnose the P0182 2011 FORD FUSION code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0182 2011 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?

An excessively low voltage is sent to Powertrain Control Module (PCM) by the Engine Fuel Temperature (EFT) Sensor.

Possible Symptoms

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

P0182 2011 FORD FUSION Meaning

The comprehensive component monitor (CCM) monitors the Engine Fuel Temperature (EFT) Sensor circuit to the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) for low and high voltage. If voltage were to fall below or exceed a calibrated limit and amount of time during testing, the test will fail. Open or short in harness. Low ambient temperature operation.

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