P0987 - Transmission Fluid Pressure Sensor/Switch 'E' Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
Comments  |  Add Comment

P0987 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Transmission Fluid Pressure Sensor/Switch 'E'
  • Transmission Fluid Pressure Sensor/Switch 'E' harness is open or shorted
  • Transmission Fluid Pressure Sensor/Switch 'E' circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose P0987 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 connector's pins.

Cost of diagnosing the P0987 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P0987 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.

P0987 Possible Symptoms

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

P0987 Description

The Transmission Control Module (TCM) monitors the Transmission Fluid Pressure Sensor/Switch signal. The TCM sets the OBDII code when the Transmission Fluid Pressure Sensor/Switch is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code P0987 - Transmission Fluid Pressure Sensor/Switch 'E' Circuit - AutoCodes.com

P0987 More Information

Need more information on how to fix the P0987 code?
Get Access to Factory Service Manuals

P0987 Information for specific makes

Need more help?

Get the P0987 code diagnosed by a professional: Find a repair shop in your area

Related Information

P0987 Comments

Help us improve AutoCodes.com. Leave a comment below or tell us if the information above help you fix the code. What are the symptoms on your vehicle for the P0987 code? Have you replaced any parts?
Any information is appreciated. Thanks
Top ⇧