Engine-Codes - Generic - P0854

P0854 Code - Drive Switch Input Circuit Low

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P0854 code possible causes

  • Faulty Drive Switch
  • Drive Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Drive Switch circuit poor electrical connection

|How is the P0854 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 P0854 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0854 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 P0854 code possible symptoms?

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

|What is P0854 code meaning?

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

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