Engine-Codes - Ford - P1709 2006 FORD FUSION

P1709 2006 FORD FUSION Code - Park/ Neutral Position Switch Out Of Self-Test Range

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|What are the Possible Causes of the P1709 2006 FORD FUSION Code?

  • Faulty Park/Neutral Position (PNP) Switch
  • Park/Neutral Position Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Park/Neutral Position Switch poor electrical connection
  • FaultyPowertrain Control Module (PCM)

|How to Fix the P1709 2006 FORD FUSION Code?

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 P1709 2006 FORD FUSION code?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the P1709 2006 FORD FUSION 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.

|What are P1709 2006 FORD FUSION code possible symptoms?

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

|What Does the P1709 2006 FORD FUSION Code Mean?

The Park/Neutral Position (PNP) Switch completes the start circuit in PARK and NEUTRAL, the back-up lamp circuit in REVERSE, and a neutral sense circuit. The sensor also opens/closes a set of four switches that are monitored by the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) to determine the position of the manual lever (P, R, N, (D), 2, 1). The Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) indicates that the voltage is high from the Park/Neutral Position Switch when it should be low.

Park/ Neutral Position Switch Out Of Self-Test Range

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