C12E5 - Brake Pedal Position Sensor Reference Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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C12E5 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Brake Pedal Position Sensor
  • Brake Pedal Position Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Brake Pedal Position Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose C12E5 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 C12E5 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the C12E5 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.

C12E5 Possible Symptoms

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

C12e5 Description

The Electronic Brake Control Module (EBCM) monitors the Brake Pedal Position Sensor. The EBCM sets the OBDII code when the Brake Pedal Position Sensor is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code C12e5 - Brake Pedal Position Sensor Reference Circuit - AutoCodes.com

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