Engine-Codes - Lincoln - U2196 LINCOLN

U2196 LINCOLN - Incorrect Tachometer Indication

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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U2196 LINCOLN Possible Causes

  • Faulty Instrument Cluster
  • Instrument Cluster harness is open or shorted
  • Instrument Cluster circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

How is the U2196 LINCOLN 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 U2196 LINCOLN code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the U2196 LINCOLN 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)

U2196 LINCOLN Meaning

Engine RPM data is provided to the Instrument Cluster by the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) through the communication network. The Instrument Cluster sets the OBDII code when the Tachometer Indication is not to factory specifications.

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