Engine-Codes - Ford - P0605 1997 FORD F150

P0605 1997 FORD F150 Code - PCM Read Only Memory Error

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P0605 1997 FORD F150 code possible causes

  • Powertrain Control Module (PCM) programming error
  • Physically damaged Powertrain Control Module
  • Faulty Powertrain Control Module
  • Powertrain Control Module harness is open or shorted
  • Powertrain Control Module circuit poor electrical connection

|How is the P0605 1997 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.

|P0605 1997 FORD F150 code tech notes

Try clearing the code before replacing any parts. Reprogram the Vehicle Identification (VID) block (use as built data). Check for other Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) or drive symptoms for further action. Make sure to check for aftermarket performance products before installing a new Powertrain Control Module (PCM).

|What is the cost to diagnose the P0605 1997 FORD F150 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0605 1997 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.

|What are P0605 1997 FORD F150 code possible symptoms?

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • Engine may not start

|What is P0605 1997 FORD F150 code meaning?

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) continuously monitors its own internal memory status, internal circuits, and output signals transmitted to the throttle actuator. This self-check insures that the Powertrain Control Module is functioning properly. The Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) will set when the Powertrain Control Module Read Only Memory (ROM) has been corrupted.

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