Engine-Codes - Generic - P081B

P081B Code - Starter Disable Circuit High

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P081B code possible causes

  • Faulty Starter Relay
  • Starter Relay harness is open or shorted
  • Starter Relay circuit poor electrical connection

|How is the P081B 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.

|What is the cost to diagnose the P081B code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P081B 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 P081B code possible symptoms?

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

|What is P081B code meaning?

The Transmission Control Module (TCM) monitors the Starter Disable Circuit signal. The TCM sets the OBDII code when the Starter Disable Circuit signal is not to factory specifications.

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