P0CC3 - Drive Motor Coolant Pump Control Circuit Low Voltage
P0CC3 Possible Causes
- Faulty Starter/Generator Coolant Pump
- Starter/Generator Coolant Pump harness is open or shorted
- Starter/Generator Coolant Pump circuit poor electrical connection
- Faulty Starter/Generator Control Module
How is the P0CC3 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 P0CC3 code
Labor: 1.0The cost to diagnose the P0CC3 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.
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
P0CC3 MeaningThe Starter/Generator Control Module coolant pump is a single speed ON/OFF pump that circulates coolant through the auxiliary radiator and the starter/generator to control the temperature of the starter/generator. The starter/generator cooling system is separate from the engine cooling system and does not share any coolant or components. The Starter/Generator Control Module coolant pump is controlled by the starter/generator coolant pump relay. This relay is a printed circuit board relay and integrated as part of the underhood fuse block. The relay switch and coil both receive B+. The Starter/Generator Control Module controls the relay coil by applying ground to the coil control circuit. With the coil grounded, the relay switch is closed and voltage is sent to the Starter/Generator Control Module coolant pump, which will begin circulating coolant.
The Starter/Generator Control Module uses the exponentially weighted moving average to calculate temperature fluctuations in the starter/generator cooling system. In addition, this diagnostic compares the temperature rate of change by a slope calculation within a set time when the Starter/Generator Control Module coolant pump turns ON. This diagnostic runs once after pump turns ON. If the temperature changes over time too quickly, the Starter/Generator Control Module will indicate a fault.
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