Engine-Codes - Generic - P0A17

P0A17 - Motor Torque Sensor Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P0A17 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Motor Torque Sensor
  • Motor Torque Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Motor Torque Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P0A17 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 P0A17 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0A17 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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Possible Symptoms

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

P0A17 Meaning

The Engine Control Module (ECM) monitors the Motor Torque Sensor. The ECM sets the OBDII code when the Motor Torque Sensor is not to factory specifications.

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