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P0573 2011 FORD FUSION Code - Brake Switch 'A' Circuit High

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3
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|P0573 2011 FORD FUSION code possible causes

  • Faulty Brake Switch
  • Brake Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Brake Switch circuit poor electrical connection

|How do I fix the P0573 2011 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.

|P0573 2011 FORD FUSION code tech notes

Check the bulb and fuse first, if they are good replace the stop lamp switch (it is located behind the brake pedal)

|Cost of diagnosing the P0573 2011 FORD FUSION code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P0573 2011 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 P0573 2011 FORD FUSION code detected?

The P0573 codes is set when the stop light switch signal is too high.

|What are P0573 2011 FORD FUSION code possible symptoms?

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • Stop light inoperative
  • Cruise control system inoperative

|P0573 2011 FORD FUSION code description

When the brake pedal is depressed, the stop light switch sends a signal to the Engine Control Module (ECM). When the ECM receives this signal, it cancels the cruise control.
OBDII Code P0573 2011 Ford Fusion - Brake Switch 'A' Circuit High - AutoCodes.com

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