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P0780 Acura Code - Shift Control System Fault

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code P0780 Acura?

  • Low transmission fluid level
  • Dirty transmission fluid
  • Faulty shifting solenoid valve
  • Shifting solenoid valve harness is open or shorted
  • Shifting solenoid valve circuit poor electrical connection

|How to Fix the P0780 Acura 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 P0780 Acura?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0780 Acura 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 P0780 Acura Code Detected?

The P0780 codes is detected when no rotation change occurs between input (turbine revolution sensor) and output (revolution sensor) and shifting time is long or when shifting ends immediately or when engine revs up unusually during shifting.

|What are Code P0780 Acura Possible Symptoms?

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • Transmission shift shock

|What Does the P0780 Acura Code Mean?

The Transmission Control Module (TCM) monitors the transmission mechanical shifting through various sensors. This malfunction is detected when the A/T does not shift as instructed by the TCM. This is not caused by electrical malfunction (circuits open or shorted) but by mechanical malfunction such as control valve sticking,improper solenoid valve operation, etc.

P0780 Acura Code - Shift Control System Fault

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