Engine-Codes - Ford - P0183 1999 FORD F150

P0183 1999 FORD F150 Code - Engine Fuel Temperature Sensor A Circuit High Input

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P0183 1999 FORD F150 code possible causes

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

|How is the P0183 1999 FORD F150 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.

|P0183 1999 FORD F150 code tech notes

The comprehensive component monitor (CCM) monitors the EFT sensor circuit to the PCM for high voltage. If voltage were to exceed a calibrated limit and a calibrated amount of time during testing, the test will fail.

|What is the cost to diagnose the P0183 1999 FORD F150 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0183 1999 FORD F150 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.

|When is the P0183 1999 FORD F150 code detected?

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

|What are P0183 1999 FORD F150 code possible symptoms?

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

|What is P0183 1999 FORD F150 code 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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