P1236 - Fuel Pump Control Out Of Range

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

P1236 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Fuel Pump Drive Module (FPDM)
  • FPDM harness is open or shorted
  • FPDM circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

How do I fix code P1236

    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 P1236 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1236 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.

P1236 Possible Symptoms

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

P1236 Meaning

The P1236 code indicates the Fuel Pump Drive Module (FPDM) detected an invalid or missing Fuel Pump (FP) circuit signal from the Powertrain Control Module (PCM). The FPDM sends a message to the PCM through the FPM circuit, indicating this failure was detected. The PCM sets the DTC when the message is received.
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