Engine-Codes - Ford - P1238 2007 FORD FUSION

P1238 2007 FORD FUSION - Fuel Pump Secondary Circuit Fault

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1238 2007 FORD FUSION Possible Causes

  • Faulty Fuel Pump Driver Module (FPDM)
  • Fuel Pump Driver Module (FPDM) harness is open or shorted
  • Fuel Pump Driver Module (FPDM) circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty fuel pump

How is the P1238 2007 FORD FUSION 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 P1238 2007 FORD FUSION code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1238 2007 FORD FUSION 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.

When is the code detected?

Fuel pump driver module has detected a fault in the fuel pump secondary circuit

Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • Engine will not start

P1238 2007 FORD FUSION Meaning

This DTC indicates the Fuel Pump Driver Module (FPDM2) detected a fuel pump secondary circuit concern. The FPDM2 sends a message to the powertrain control module (PCM) through the fuel pump monitor (FPM2) circuit, indicating this concern was detected. The PCM sets the DTC when the message is received.

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