P0362 FORD - Ignition Coil 'L' Primary/Secondary Circuit Malfunction

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3   
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P0362 FORD Possible Causes

  • Faulty Ignition Coil 12
  • Ignition Coil 12 harness is open or shorted
  • Ignition Coil 12 circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Engine Control Module (ECM)

First diagnose P0362 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 P0362 FORD code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P0362 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.

When is the P0362 FORD code detected?

Each ignition circuit is continuously monitored by the Engine Control Module (ECM). The test fails when the ECM does not receive a valid pulse signal from the ignition coil.

P0362 FORD Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • Lack/Loss of Power
  • Engine may be harder to start
  • Engine hesitation
  • Rough engine idle

P0362 Ford Description

The ignition system on the vehicle uses individual ignition coils for each cylinder. The Engine Control Module (ECM) controls each ignition coil operation. The ECM sends a ON/OFF signal to energize the ignition coil to create a spark at the spark plug when a spark is required at the cylinder.
OBDII Code P0362 Ford - Ignition Coil 'L' Primary/Secondary Circuit Malfunction - AutoCodes.com

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