Engine-Codes - Generic - P0860

P0860 - Gear Shift Control Module 'A' Communication Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P0860 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Gear Shift Control Module 'A'
  • Gear Shift Control Module 'A' harness is open or shorted
  • Gear Shift Control Module 'A' circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P0860 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 P0860 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0860 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.
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Possible Symptoms

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

P0860 Meaning

The Engine Control Module (ECM) monitors the Gear Shift Control Module. The ECM sets the OBDII when there is a problem communicating with the Gear Shift Control Module.

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Information for specific makes

  • P0860 DODGE Gear Shift Control Module 'A' Communication Circuit

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