P1245 FORD - Alternator Load Input Failed Low

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What does this mean?

P1245 FORD Possible Causes

  • Faulty Alternator/Generator
  • Broken Alternator Belt
  • Alternator/Generator harness is open or shorted
  • Alternator/Generator circuit poor electrical connection
  • Damaged Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

First diagnose P1245 FORD code

    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 terminals.

Cost of diagnosing the P1245 FORD code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1245 FORD 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.

P1245 FORD Possible Symptoms

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

P1245 FORD Meaning

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors generator load from the generator/regulator in the form of frequency. The fault indicates the input is lower than the load should be in normal operation. The load input could be low when no generator output exists.
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