Engine-Codes - Ford - P1550 1997 FORD F150

P1550 1997 FORD F150 - Power Steering Pressure Sensor Malfunction

Repair Importance Level: 2/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1550 1997 FORD F150 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Power Steering Pressure (PSP)
  • PSP harness is open or shorted
  • PSP circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

How is the P1550 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 P1550 1997 FORD F150 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1550 1997 FORD F150 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) has detected the Power Steering Pressure (PSP) input has fallen out of expected range.

Possible Symptoms

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

P1550 1997 FORD F150 Meaning

The Power Steering Pressure (PSP) sensor input signal to the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) is continuously monitored. The test fails when the signal falls out of a maximum or minimum calibrated range.

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