Engine-Codes - Generic - P0920

P0920 - Gear Shift Forward Actuator Circuit/Open

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P0920 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Gear Shift Forward Actuator
  • Gear Shift Forward Actuator harness is open or shorted
  • Gear Shift Forward Actuator circuit poor electrical connection

How do I fix code P0920?

Check 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.

Cost of diagnosing the P0920 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P0920 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.

Possible Symptoms

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

P0920 Meaning

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

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