P1496 JEEP - 5 Volt Supply Voltage Low Condition

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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P1496 JEEP Possible Causes

  • Shorted sensor
  • Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

First diagnose P1496 JEEP 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 P1496 JEEP code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1496 JEEP 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 P1496 JEEP code detected?

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) detected the 5 volt reference voltage at the input sensors was low during the constant monitor test

P1496 JEEP Possible Symptoms

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

P1496 Jeep Description

With the key on or engine running, the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) detects that the 5-volt supply to the sensors was under 3.5v for 5 seconds. Possible causes include a shorted 5-volt power supply, a shorted sensor, or its related feed circuit.
OBDII Code P1496 Jeep - 5 Volt Supply Voltage Low Condition - AutoCodes.com

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