AutoCodes - OBDII Code List - P0816 DODGE

P0816 DODGE - Downshift Switch Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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P0816 DODGE Possible Causes

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

How do I fix code P0816 DODGE?

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.
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Cost of diagnosing the P0816 DODGE code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P0816 DODGE 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.

Possible Symptoms

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

P0816 DODGE Description

The Transmission Control Module (TCM) monitors the Downshift Switch Circuit signal. The TCM sets the OBDII code when the Downshift Switch Circuit signal is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code P0816 Dodge - Downshift Switch Circuit - AutoCodes.com

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