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P0181 2012 FORD FUSION Code - Engine Fuel Temperature Sensor 'A' Circuit Range/ Performance

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|P0181 2012 FORD FUSION code possible causes

  • Open or short in the harness
  • Low ambient temperature operation
  • Incorrect harness connection
  • Damaged fuel temperature sensor
  • Damaged powertrain control module (PCM)

|How do I fix the P0181 2012 FORD FUSION 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 P0181 2012 FORD FUSION code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P0181 2012 FORD FUSION code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

|When is the P0181 2012 FORD FUSION code detected?

An excessively high or low voltage is sent to Powertrain Control Module (PCM) by the Engine Fuel Temperature (EFT) Sensor.

|What are P0181 2012 FORD FUSION code possible symptoms?

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

|P0181 2012 FORD FUSION code description

The comprehensive component monitor (CCM) monitors the Engine Fuel Temperature (EFT) Sensor circuit to the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) for low and high voltage. If voltage were to fall below or exceed a calibrated limit and amount of time during testing, the test will fail. Open or short in harness. Low ambient temperature operation.
OBDII Code P0181 2012 Ford Fusion - Engine Fuel Temperature Sensor 'A' Circuit Range/ Performance - AutoCodes.com

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