Engine-Codes - Generic - P0A5C

P0A5C - Generator Current Sensor Circuit High

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

P0A5C Possible Causes

  • Faulty Generator Current Sensor
  • Generator Current Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Generator Current Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How do I fix code P0A5C

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 P0A5C code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P0A5C 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)

P0A5C Meaning

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

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