Engine-Codes - Honda - P1705 1996 HONDA CIVIC

P1705 1996 HONDA CIVIC - Short in Transmission Range Switch Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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P1705 1996 HONDA CIVIC Possible Causes

  • Faulty Transmission Range Switch (Gear Position Switch)
  • Transmission Range Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Transmission Range Switch circuit poor electrical connection

How is the P1705 1996 HONDA CIVIC 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.

Tech Notes

P1706, P1705, P1709-Replace Acura / Honda V6 Transmission Range Switch - Neutral Safety Switch

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What is the cost to diagnose the P1705 1996 HONDA CIVIC code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1705 1996 HONDA CIVIC 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)

P1705 1996 HONDA CIVIC Meaning

Gearshift lever position signal is delivered to Powertrain Control Module (PCM) by the Transmission Range Switch, located on side of the transaxle. The PCM monitors the Transmission Range Switch. The Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) will set when the Transmission Range Switch is not to factory specifications.

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