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P0850 2012 Nissan Pathfinder Code - Park/Neutral Switch

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By AutoCodes.com - Updated May 10, 2019
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|Code P0850 2012 Nissan Pathfinder Possible Causes

  • Misadjusted Park/Neutral Switch
  • Faulty Park/Neutral Switch
  • Park/Neutral Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Park/Neutral Switch circuit poor electrical connection

|How do I Fix the Code P0850 2012 Nissan Pathfinder?

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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|What is the Cost to Diagnose the Code P0850 2012 Nissan Pathfinder?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the P0850 2012 Nissan Pathfinder 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 Code P0850 2012 Nissan Pathfinder Detected?

The signal of the park/neutral position (PNP) switch is not changed in the process of engine starting and driving.

|What are Code P0850 2012 Nissan Pathfinder Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code P0850 2012 Nissan Pathfinder Description

When the shift position is P or N, Park/Neutral Position (PNP) switch is turned ON. The Engine Control Module (ECM) detects the position because the continuity of the line (the ON signal) exists.
The Park/Neutral Position (PNP) switch assembly also indicates a transmission range switch to detect shift lever position.

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P0850 2012 Nissan Pathfinder Code - Park/Neutral Switch

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