Engine-Codes - Mercury - P087A MERCURY

P087A MERCURY Code - Clutch Position Sensor 'B' Circuit

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- Repair Importance Level: 3/3
- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|What are the Possible Causes of the P087A MERCURY Code?

  • Faulty Clutch Position Sensor
  • Clutch Position Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Clutch Position Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Clutch Motor
  • Faulty Transmission Control Module (TCM)

|How to Fix the P087A MERCURY 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 P087A MERCURY code?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P087A MERCURY 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 P087A MERCURY code possible symptoms?

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

|What Does the P087A MERCURY Code Mean?

Clutch motor 2 is a 3-phase bi-directional Direct Current (DC) motor that is controlled by the Transmission Control Module (TCM). The TCM monitors the clutch motor position using three Hall-effect sensor inputs. The Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) will set when the TCM detects a clutch motor 'B' fault.

Clutch Position Sensor 'B' Circuit

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