C1098 FORD - ABS Hydraulic Pump Motor Circuit Short To Battery

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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C1098 FORD Possible Causes

  • Low Brake Fluid
  • Faulty ABS Hydraulic Pump Motor
  • ABS Hydraulic Pump Motor harness is open or shorted
  • ABS Hydraulic Pump Motor circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose C1098 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 C1098 FORD code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the C1098 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.

C1098 FORD Possible Symptoms

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

C1098 Ford Description

The Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) prevents wheel lock-up by monitoring the wheel speed sensors and actuating Hydraulic Control Unit (HCU) modulating the brake pressure to prevent wheel lockup. By preventing the wheels from locking up, the driver is able to maintain steering control and stop in the shortest possible distance under most conditions. The traction control system is controlled by the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) and utilizes the ABS module for wheel speed information only. Engine Only Traction Control (EOTC) helps maintain vehicle control during acceleration by modulating engine torque when driving on slippery or loose surfaces.

The ABS Module monitors the ABS Hydraulic Pump Motor. The ABS Module sets the OBDII code when the ABS Hydraulic Pump Motor is not to factory specifications.

OBDII Code C1098 Ford - ABS Hydraulic Pump Motor Circuit Short To Battery - AutoCodes.com

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