Engine-Codes - Generic - P0997

P0997 - Shift Solenoid 'F' Control Circuit Range/Performance

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?

P0997 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Shift Solenoid 'F'
  • Shift Solenoid 'F' harness is open or shorted
  • Shift Solenoid 'F' circuit poor electrical connection

How do I fix code P0997

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 P0997 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P0997 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)

P0997 Meaning

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

P0997 More Information

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Information for specific makes

  • P0997 DODGE Shift Solenoid 'F' Control Circuit Range/Performance

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