Engine-Codes - Ford - P0482 2008 FORD FUSION

P0482 2008 FORD FUSION Code - Cooling Fan 3 Control Circuit Malfunction

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P0482 2008 FORD FUSION code possible causes

  • Faulty fan control relay
  • Faulty cooling fan 3
  • Fan control relay harness is open or shorted
  • Fan control relay circuit poor electrical connection
  • Fan cooling fan harness is open or shorted
  • Fan cooling fan circuit poor electrical connection

|How is the P0482 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 P0482 2008 FORD FUSION code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0482 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 P0482 2008 FORD FUSION code detected?

The P0482 code is detected when the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) detects that the commanded state of the driver and the actual state of the control circuit do not match.

|What are P0482 2008 FORD FUSION code possible symptoms?

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

|What is P0482 2008 FORD FUSION code meaning?

Monitors the Medium Fan Control (MFC) primary circuit output from the powertrain control module (PCM). The test fails, when the MFC output is commanded on (grounded) and excessive current draw is detected on the MFC circuit; or when the MFC circuit is commanded off and voltage is not detected on the MFC circuit (the PCM expects to detect IGN START/RUN voltage through the medium speed FC relay coil to the MFC circuit).

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