P081A - Starter Disable Circuit Low

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3    What is this?
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P081A Possible Causes

  • Faulty Starter Relay
  • Starter Relay harness is open or shorted
  • Starter Relay circuit poor electrical connection

How do I fix code P081A?

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 P081A code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P081A 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.

Possible Symptoms

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

P081A Description

The Transmission Control Module (TCM) monitors the Starter Disable Circuit signal. The TCM sets the OBDII code when the Starter Disable Circuit signal is not to factory specifications.
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