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P0976 HONDA - Shift Solenoid Valve 'B' Circuit Short

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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P0976 HONDA Possible Causes

  • Faulty Shift Solenoid Valve 'B'
  • Shift Solenoid Valve 'B' harness is open or shorted
  • Shift Solenoid Valve 'B' circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose P0976 HONDA 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 terminals.

Cost of diagnosing the P0976 HONDA code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P0976 HONDA 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.

P0976 HONDA Possible Symptoms

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

P0976 Honda Description

When shift solenoid valves A, B, C, D, and E are turned ON, the hydraulic pressure circuit opens. The hydraulic pressure circuit supplies/discharges hydraulic pressure to/from each clutch according to the combination of the ON/OFF status of the shift solenoid valves. The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) commands the driver circuit to turn on the shift solenoid valve. The circuit diagnoses malfunctions such as a circuit short or open, and sends back a return signal during the PCM's command. When the return signal does not match the PCM command, a malfunction is detected by the PCM. When the return signal does not match the PCM command to turn ON the shift solenoid valve, the PCM detects a malfunction and stores a Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC).
OBDII Code P0976 Honda - Shift Solenoid Valve 'B' Circuit Short -

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