Engine-Codes - Kia - P0765 KIA

P0765 KIA Code - Overdrive Solenoid Valve System

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code P0765 KIA?

  • Low transmission fluid level
  • Dirty transmission fluid
  • Faulty Overdrive Solenoid Valve
  • Overdrive Solenoid Valve harness or connectors
  • Overdrive Solenoid Valve circuit is open or shorted

|How to Fix the P0765 KIA 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 P0765 KIA?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0765 KIA 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 P0765 KIA Code Detected?

The P0765 code is detected when the ECM detects an improper voltage drop when it tries to operate the solenoid valve.

|What are Code P0765 KIA Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the P0765 KIA Code Mean?

Overdrive solenoid valve is turned ON or OFF by the Transmission Control Module (TCM) in response to signals sent from the park/neutral position (PNP) switch, vehicle speed and Engine Control Module (ECM) (throttle opening). Gears will then be shifted to the optimum position.

Overdrive Solenoid Valve System

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