Engine-Codes - Buick - P1540 BUICK

P1540 BUICK - A/C System High Pressure

Repair Importance Level: 1/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1540 BUICK Possible Causes

  • Low A/C System Refrigerant
  • Faulty A/C System Pressure Sensor
  • A/C System Pressure Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • A/C System Pressure Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P1540 BUICK 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 P1540 BUICK code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1540 BUICK 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)

P1540 BUICK Meaning

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors the A/C System Pressure Sensor. The PCM sets the OBDII code when the A/C System Pressure Sensor is not to factory specifications.

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