Engine-Codes - Ford - P1461 1997 FORD F150

P1461 1997 FORD F150 - Air Conditioning Pressure Sensor ACP Sensor High Voltage Detected

Repair Importance Level: 1/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1461 1997 FORD F150 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Air Conditioning Pressure (ACP) Sensor
  • Air Conditioning Pressure Sensor Harness is Open or Shorted
  • Air Conditioning Pressure Sensor Circuit Poor Electrical Connection
  • Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

How is the P1461 1997 FORD F150 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 P1461 1997 FORD F150 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1461 1997 FORD F150 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.
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Possible Symptoms

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

P1461 1997 FORD F150 Meaning

Air Conditioning Pressure (ACP) inputs a voltage to the Powertrain Control Module (PCM). If the voltage is above a calibrated level the P1461 code will set. Verify VREF voltage between 4.0 and 6.0V.

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