Engine-Codes - Dodge - P0987 DODGE

P0987 DODGE - 4C Hydraulic Pressure Test

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P0987 DODGE Possible Causes

  • Low or dirty fluid
  • Faulty Line Pressure Sensor
  • Line Pressure Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Line Pressure Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P0987 DODGE 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 P0987 DODGE code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0987 DODGE 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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When is the code detected?

While performing a transmission internal test the Transmission Control Module (TCM) detected that the Pressure Switch did not close 2 times

Possible Symptoms

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

P0987 DODGE Meaning

The Transmission Control Module (TCM) monitors the Transmission Fluid Pressure Sensor/Switch signal. The TCM sets the OBDII code when the Transmission Fluid Pressure Sensor/Switch is not to factory specifications.

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