Engine-Codes - Generic - P0916

P0916 Code - Gear Shift Position Circuit Low

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code P0916?

  • Faulty Gear Shift Position Sensor
  • Gear Shift Position Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Gear Shift Position Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

|How to Fix the P0916 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 Code P0916?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0916 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.

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|What are Code P0916 Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the P0916 Code Mean?

The Transmission Control Module (TCM) monitors the Gear Shift Position Sensor. The TCM sets the OBDII code when the Gear Shift Position Sensor is not to factory specifications.

P0916 Code - Gear Shift Position Circuit Low

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