Engine-Codes - Acura - P0848 ACURA

P0848 ACURA Code - 3rd Clutch Transmission Fluid Pressure Switch Circuit Short or Stuck OFF

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P0848 ACURA code possible causes

  • Faulty 3rd Clutch Transmission Fluid Pressure Switch
  • 3rd Clutch Transmission Fluid Pressure Switch harness is open or shorted
  • 3rd Clutch Transmission Fluid Pressure Switch circuit poor electrical connection

|How is the P0848 ACURA 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 P0848 ACURA code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0848 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.

|What are P0848 ACURA code possible symptoms?

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

|What is P0848 ACURA code meaning?

The 3rd clutch transmission fluid pressure switch is installed in the hydraulic pressure circuit to the 3rd clutch. When hydraulic pressure is supplied to the 3rd clutch, the switch is turned ON. When hydraulic pressure is not supplied to the 3rd clutch, the switch is turned OFF. The signal from the 3rd clutch transmission fluid pressure switch is input to the Powertrain Control Module (PCM). The PCM detects the hydraulic pressure supply conditions at the gear change to 3rd gear (2nd → 3rd, 4th → 3rd) to reduce the shock that occurs at the gear change. If the 3rd clutch transmission fluid pressure switch is ON while driving, and the speed ratio of the countershaft to the mainshaft is other than the 3rd ratio (the ratio is Neutral or 4th), the PCM detects a 3rd clutch transmission fluid pressure switch failure, and a DTC is stored.

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