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P0756 Pontiac Code - 2-3 Shift Solenoid Valve Performance - No First or Second Gear

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- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code P0756 Pontiac?

  • Low transmission fluid level
  • Dirty transmission fluid
  • Faulty 2-3 Shift Solenoid Valve
  • 2-3 Shift Solenoid Valve harness or connectors
  • 2-3 Shift Solenoid Valve circuit is open or shorted

|How to Fix the P0756 Pontiac Code?

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 Code P0756 Pontiac?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0756 Pontiac 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.

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|When is the P0756 Pontiac Code Detected?

When the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) detects a 4-3-3-4 shift pattern, then DTC P0756 sets.

|What are Code P0756 Pontiac Possible Symptoms?

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • Transmission will not shift gears.

|What Does the P0756 Pontiac Code Mean?

The 2-3 Shift Solenoid (SS) valve controls the fluid flow acting on the 2-3 shift valves. The 2-3 SS valve is a normally-open exhaust valve that is used with the 1-2 SS valve in order to allow four different shifting combinations.

P0756 Pontiac Code - 2-3 Shift Solenoid Valve Performance - No First or Second Gear

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