P1706 2002 NISSAN ALTIMA SEDAN - Park and Neutral Position Switch
P1706 2002 Nissan Altima Sedan Possible Causes
- Misadjusted Park/Neutral Switch
- Faulty Park/Neutral Switch
- Park/Neutral Switch harness is open or shorted
- Park/Neutral Switch circuit poor electrical connection
P1706 2002 Nissan Altima Sedan Tech NotesFor models with "Manual Transmission" the P1706 is for the Neutral Position Switch.
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Cost of diagnosing the P1706 2002 Nissan Altima Sedan code
Labor: 1.0The cost of diagnosing the P1706 2002 Nissan Altima Sedan 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.
When is the code detected?The signal of the park/neutral position (PNP) switch is not changed in the process of engine starting and driving.
P1706 2002 Nissan Altima Sedan Possible Symptoms
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
P1706 2002 Nissan Altima Sedan MeaningWhen the shift position is P or N, park/neutral position (PNP) switch is turned ON. The Engine Control Module (ECM) detects the position because the continuity of the line (the ON signal) exists.
The park/neutral position (PNP) switch assembly also indicates a transmission range switch to detect shift lever position.