Engine-Codes - Chrysler - P1196 CHRYSLER

P1196 CHRYSLER - Heated Oxygen Sensor Bank 2 Sensor 1 Slow Response

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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P1196 CHRYSLER Possible Causes

  • Faulty Heated Oxygen Sensor Bank 2 Sensor 1
  • Very lean air fuel ratio (Intake Leak)
  • Very rich air fuel ratio (Injector leak or bad mass air flow sensor)

How is the P1196 CHRYSLER 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 P1196 CHRYSLER code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1196 CHRYSLER 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.

Possible Symptoms

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

P1196 CHRYSLER Meaning

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors the Heated Oxygen Sensor Bank 1 Sensor 1. The PCM sets the Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) when the Heated Oxygen Sensor Bank 1 Sensor 1 is not to factory specifications. The oxygen sensor has a slow response during the testing period

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