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.
The cost to diagnose the P0D40 Saturn 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.
The battery charger contains several internal sensor diagnostics that require the vehicle AC supply to be in the proper range. These diagnostics are internal battery charger diagnostics, but need the correct AC voltage to run properly.
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