P0530 OLDSMOBILE Code - Air Conditioning Refrigerant Pressure Sensor Circuit
|P0530 OLDSMOBILE code possible causes
- A/C system low or over charged with refrigerant
- Faulty A/C Refrigerant Pressure Sensor
- Cooling fans in-operative
- A/C Refrigerant Pressure Sensor harness is open or shorted
- A/C Refrigerant Pressure Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
|How do I fix the P0530 OLDSMOBILE 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.
|P0530 OLDSMOBILE code tech notesThere is a Factory Service Bulletin for the 2001-2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette:
2001-2003 Oldsmobile Silhouette Factory Service Bulletin OBDII Code P0530
|Cost of diagnosing the P0530 OLDSMOBILE code
Labor: 1.0The cost of diagnosing the P0530 OLDSMOBILE 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 P0530 OLDSMOBILE code detected?The P0530 code is detected when the signal circuit is less than 5 counts (0.09 volt) or more than 250 counts (4.90 volts) and the condition exists for 20 seconds.
|What are P0530 OLDSMOBILE code possible symptoms?
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
- A/C Inoperative
- A/C Blows Warm
|P0530 OLDSMOBILE code descriptionThe Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors the high side refrigerant pressure via a A/C refrigerant pressure sensor. When the pressure is high the signal voltage is high. When the pressure is low the signal voltage is low. When pressure is high the PCM commands the cooling fans on. When pressure is too high or too low the PCM will not allow the A/C compressor clutch to engage.
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