Engine-Codes - Saturn - P0966 SATURN

P0966 SATURN - Clutch Pressure Control Solenoid 2 Control Circuit Low Voltage

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P0966 SATURN Possible Causes

  • Faulty Clutch Pressure Control Solenoid 2
  • Clutch Pressure Control Solenoid 2 harness is open or shorted
  • Clutch Pressure Control Solenoid 2 circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P0966 SATURN 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 P0966 SATURN code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0966 SATURN 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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Possible Symptoms

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

P0966 SATURN Meaning

The clutch Pressure Control (PC) solenoid 2 is part of the control solenoid (w/body and TCM) valve assembly and is not serviced separately. The Transmission Control Module (TCM) supplies 12 volts to the clutch PC solenoid 2 on the high side driver 2 circuit. The TCM control the PC solenoid 2 through the clutch PC solenoid 2 control circuit. The normally high clutch PC solenoid 2 flows fluid to the 3-5-R clutch when commanded OFF and exhausts fluid when commanded ON. The clutch PC 2 regulates the transmission fluid pressure to the 3-5-R clutch.

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