Engine-Codes - Ford - P0BCD FORD

P0BCD FORD - Generator Inverter Temperature Sensor 'A' Circuit Range/Performance

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P0BCD FORD Possible Causes

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

How is the P0BCD FORD 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.

Tech Notes

There is a factory service bulletin for this code.
ISSUE: Some 2013-2014 Fusion and MKZ Hybrid/Energi vehicles may exhibit an illuminated Wrench lamp (Hybrid) or Service Engine Soon lamp (Energi) accompanied by CMDTC P1A18, P1A19, P0AEE or P0BCD.
ACTION: Reprogram the powertrain control module (PCM) to the latest calibration

What is the cost to diagnose the P0BCD FORD code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0BCD FORD 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)

P0BCD FORD Meaning

This code sets when the generator inverter temperature sensor is out of range or indicates a temperature higher than a calibrated threshold.

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