P12A9 - Boost Pressure Sensor Pressure Too High
P12A9 Possible Causes
- Faulty Boost Pressure Sensor
- Boost Pressure Sensor harness is open or shorted
- Boost Pressure Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
How is the P12A9 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 P12A9 code
Labor: 1.0The cost to diagnose the P12A9 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.
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
P12A9 MeaningDuring the control module's shutdown phase the diagnostic function monitors the barometric- pressure sensor, intake-manifold pressure sensor, and boost-pressure sensor to determine whether they are all measuring the same
pressure. The ECM sets the OBDII code when the Boost Pressure Sensor is not to factory specifications.
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