P1496 DODGE - 5 Volt Supply Voltage Low Condition
P1496 DODGE Possible Causes
- Shorted sensor
- Sensor harness is open or shorted
- Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
- Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)
How is the P1496 DODGE 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 P1496 DODGE code
Labor: 1.0The cost to diagnose the P1496 DODGE 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.
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When is the code detected?The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) detected the 5 volt reference voltage at the input sensors was low during the constant monitor test
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
P1496 DODGE MeaningWith the key on or engine running, the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) detects that the 5-volt supply to the sensors was under 3.5v for 5 seconds. Possible causes include a shorted 5-volt power supply, a shorted sensor, or its related feed circuit.
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