Engine-Codes - Buick - P0C01 BUICK

P0C01 BUICK Code - Drive Motor High Current

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P0C01 BUICK code possible causes

  • Faulty Starter Generator Control Module
  • Starter Generator Control Module harness is open or shorted
  • Starter Generator Control Module circuit poor electrical connection

|How is the P0C01 BUICK 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 P0C01 BUICK code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P0C01 BUICK code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

|What are P0C01 BUICK code possible symptoms?

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

|What is P0C01 BUICK code meaning?

The generator control module also called the starter generator control module is comprised of the following three control modules; the hybrid powertrain control module, 14 volt power module and the drive motor control module. These three control modules are non serviceable and are part of the generator control module.
The drive motor control module operates the starter generator, also referred to as the drive motor based upon hybrid powertrain control module commands. The drive motor control module controls the speed and output torque of the starter generator through the sequencing actuation of high current switching transistors called insulated gate bipolar transistors. Each insulated gate bipolar transistor assembly is monitored for overcurrent conditions.

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