P0962 - Pressure Control Solenoid 'A' Control Circuit Low

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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Possible causes

  • Faulty Pressure Control Solenoid 'A'
  • Pressure Control Solenoid 'A' harness is open or shorted
  • Pressure Control Solenoid 'A' circuit poor electrical connection

Possible symptoms

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

P0962 Description

The Pressure Control (PC) Solenoid Valve an electronic pressure regulator that controls transmission line pressure based on current flow through its coil windings. As current flow is increased, the magnetic field produced by the coil moves the solenoid’s plunger further away from the exhaust port. Opening the exhaust port decreases the output fluid pressure regulated by the PC solenoid valve, which ultimately decreases line pressure. The line pressure solenoid valve regulates the oil pump discharge pressure to suit the driving condition in response to a signal sent from the Transmission Control Module (TCM).
OBDII Code P0962 - Pressure Control Solenoid 'A' Control Circuit Low - AutoCodes.com

P0962 Information for specific makes

  • P0962 ACURA Pressure Control Solenoid 'A' Control Circuit Low
  • P0962 BUICK Line Pressure Control Solenoid Control Circuit Low Voltage
  • P0962 CADILLAC Line Pressure Control Solenoid Control Circuit Low Voltage
  • P0962 CHEVROLET Line Pressure Control Solenoid Control Circuit Low Voltage
  • P0962 DODGE Pressure Control Solenoid 'A' Control Circuit Low
  • P0962 FORD Pressure Control Solenoid 'A' Control Circuit Low
  • P0962 GMC Line Pressure Control Solenoid Control Circuit Low Voltage
  • P0962 HONDA Pressure Control Solenoid 'A' Control Circuit Low

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