P112F BUICK - Radiator Coolant Temperature Sensor

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What does this mean?

P112F BUICK Possible Causes

  • Faulty Radiator Coolant Temperature Sensor
  • Radiator Coolant Temperature Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Radiator Coolant Temperature Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How do I fix code P112F BUICK

    Check 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.

Cost of diagnosing the P112F BUICK code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P112F BUICK 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.

P112F BUICK Possible Symptoms

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

P112F BUICK Meaning

The engine Radiator Coolant Temperature (RCT) Sensor is a variable resistor that measures the temperature of the engine coolant in the radiator. The Engine Control Module (ECM) supplies 5 volts to the engine coolant radiator temperature signal circuit and supplies a ground to the low reference circuit. The purpose of this diagnostic is to determine if the input from the RCT sensor is skewed warmer than normal. The internal clock of the ECM will record the amount of time the engine is OFF. If the required engine OFF time is met at start-up, the ECM will compare the temperature difference between the actual measured RCT and ECT sensors.
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