Engine-Codes - Lexus - P0BD0 LEXUS

P0BD0 LEXUS - Generator Inverter Temperature Sensor Circuit Intermittent/Erratic

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P0BD0 LEXUS Possible Causes

  • Inverter cooling system
  • Cooling fan system
  • Inverter with converter assembly
  • Inverter water pump assembly

How is the P0BD0 LEXUS 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 P0BD0 LEXUS code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0BD0 LEXUS 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)

P0BD0 LEXUS Meaning

The MG ECU located in the inverter with converter assembly detects the temperature of the generator inverter using the temperature sensor built into the generator inverter. If necessary, the MG ECU will limit inverter output to help prevent generator inverter overheating. The power management control ECU (HV CPU) also detects malfunctions in the sensor based on the temperature sensor values. The inverter with converter assembly detects malfunctions in the generator inverter temperature sensor and its wiring.

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