C146E - Open In ABS Solenoid Relay Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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C146E Possible Causes

  • Faulty ABS Solenoid Relay
  • ABS Solenoid Relay harness is open or shorted
  • ABS Solenoid Relay circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Skid Control ECU

First diagnose C146E 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 connector's pins.

Cost of diagnosing the C146E code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the C146E 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.

C146E Possible Symptoms

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

C146e Description

The ABS Solenoid Relay is built into the skid control ECU in the brake actuator assembly. The ABS Solenoid Relay supplies power to the ABS and TR(A)C solenoids. The Skid Control ECU detects a solenoid relay malfunction by performing a self check and relay operation check.
OBDII Code C146e - Open In ABS Solenoid Relay Circuit - AutoCodes.com

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