Engine-Codes - Ford - P0453 2008 FORD FUSION

P0453 2008 FORD FUSION Code - EVAP Pressure Sensor/Switch High

Repair Importance Level: 1/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P0453 2008 FORD FUSION code possible causes

  • Faulty Fuel Tank Pressure Sensor
  • Fuel Tank Pressure Sensor Harness is Open or Shorted
  • Fuel Tank Pressure Sensor Circuit Poor Electrical Connection
  • Faulty Engine Control Module (ECM)

|How is the P0453 2008 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 P0453 2008 FORD FUSION code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0453 2008 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.

|When is the P0453 2008 FORD FUSION code detected?

An excessively high voltage from the sensor is sent to Engine Control Module (ECM).

|What are P0453 2008 FORD FUSION code possible symptoms?

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

|What is P0453 2008 FORD FUSION code meaning?

The powertrain control module (PCM) monitors the evaporative emission (EVAP) control system fuel tank pressure (FTP) sensor input signal to the PCM. The test fails when the signal average jumps above a minimum allowable calibrated parameter.

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