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P0560 2005 TOYOTA PRIUS

P0560 2005 TOYOTA PRIUS - System Voltage Malfunction

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What does this mean?

P0560 2005 TOYOTA PRIUS Possible Causes

  • Low battery charge
  • Battery defective
  • EFI Fuse
  • Loose or missing alternator drive belt
  • Faulty alternator
  • Open or short system voltage circuit

First diagnose P0560 2005 TOYOTA PRIUS code

    Check 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 terminals.

P0560 2005 TOYOTA PRIUS Tech Notes

Start by checking the EFI fuse, then check the charging system and battery.

Cost of diagnosing the P0560 2005 TOYOTA PRIUS code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P0560 2005 TOYOTA PRIUS code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

When is the P0560 2005 TOYOTA PRIUS code detected?

The P0560 code is detected when the Engine Control Module (ECM) voltage out of range.

P0560 2005 TOYOTA PRIUS Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • Slow engine start
  • Low battery power

P0560 2005 TOYOTA PRIUS Meaning

The battery supplies electricity to the Engine Control Module (ECM) even when the ignition switch is OFF. This electricity allows the ECM to store data such as Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) history, freeze frame data, fuel trim values and other data. If the battery voltage falls below a minimum level, the ECM will conclude that there is a fault in the power supply circuit. The next time the engine starts, the ECM will turn on the Malfunction Indicator Light (MIL) and a DTC will be set.
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