C0061 FORD - Lateral Acceleration Sensor

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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C0061 FORD Possible Causes

  • Faulty Lateral Acceleration Sensor
  • Lateral Acceleration Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Lateral Acceleration Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose C0061 FORD code

    Check 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 terminals.

Cost of diagnosing the C0061 FORD code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the C0061 FORD code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary by location, your vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

C0061 FORD Possible Symptoms

  • Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light ON
  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

C0061 Ford Description

The Engine Control Module (ECM) monitors the Lateral Acceleration Sensor. The ECM sets the OBDII code when the Lateral Acceleration Sensor is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code C0061 Ford - Lateral Acceleration Sensor - AutoCodes.com

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