Engine-Codes - Kia - P1308 KIA

P1308 KIA - Acceleration Sensor Circuit Low Input

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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P1308 KIA Possible Causes

  • Faulty Acceleration Sensor
  • Acceleration Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Acceleration Sensor circuit poor electrical conection

How is the P1308 KIA 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 P1308 KIA code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1308 KIA 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?

If the value exceeds threshold value, the Engine Control Module (ECM) judged this as a fault and the P1308 is set.

Possible Symptoms

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

P1308 KIA Meaning

The Chassis acceleration(Rough Road) sensor consists of a piezoelectric vibration pick up which detects vertical acceleration of the vehicle.The sensor signal is used by the Engine Control Module (ECM) to determine the degree of vertical movement of the car, for example, on a bumpy road.Since this may also cause uneven engine running, the ECM uses the signal to distinguish the phenomenon from actual misfiring.

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