OBDII Code List

P179F VOLKSWAGEN - Sensor For Transmission Range Malfunction

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

  • Faulty Transmission Range Sensor
  • Transmission Range Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Transmission Range Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

Possible symptoms

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

P179f Volkswagen Description

The Engine Control Module (ECM) monitors the Transmission Range Sensor. The ECM sets the OBDII code when the Transmission Range Sensor is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code P179f Volkswagen - Sensor For Transmission Range Malfunction -

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