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P0118 2010 NISSAN VERSA

P0118 2010 NISSAN VERSA - Engine Coolant Temperature Sensor Circuit High

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3   
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P0118 2010 NISSAN VERSA Possible Causes

  • Low engine coolant level
  • Faulty Engine Coolant Temperature (ECT) sensor
  • Faulty engine coolant thermostat
  • Engine Coolant Temperature (ECT) sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Engine Coolant Temperature (ECT) sensor electrical circuit poor connection

First diagnose P0118 2010 NISSAN VERSA 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.

P0118 2010 NISSAN VERSA Tech Notes

If the coolant level is not low and there are no leaks, the thermostat will have to be checked/replaced. If the engine light comes back for the same issue, the Engine Coolant Temperature (ECT) sensor may need to be replaced.

Cost of diagnosing the P0118 2010 NISSAN VERSA code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P0118 2010 NISSAN VERSA 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.

When is the P0118 2010 NISSAN VERSA code detected?

An excessively high voltage from the sensor is sent to ECM.

P0118 2010 NISSAN VERSA Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

P0118 2010 Nissan Versa Description

The Engine Coolant Temperature (ECT) sensor is used to detect the engine coolant temperature. The sensor modifies a voltage signal from the Engine Control Module (ECM). The modified signal returns to the ECM as the engine coolant temperature input. The sensor uses a thermistor which is sensitive to the change in temperature. The electrical resistance of the thermistor decreases as temperature increases.
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