Engine-Codes - Ford - P130A FORD

P130A FORD - Knock Sensor 3 Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
Table of contents

P130A FORD Possible Causes

  • Faulty Knock Sensor
  • Knock Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Knock Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P130A FORD 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 P130A FORD code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P130A 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.

Possible Symptoms

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

P130A FORD Meaning

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors the Knock Sensor. The PCM sets the OBDII code when the Knock Sensor is not to factory specifications.

More Information

Need more information on how to fix the P130A FORD code?
Get Access to Factory Service Manuals

Need more help?

Get the P130a Ford code diagnosed by a professional: Find a repair shop in your area