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P1836 SATURN - Kick-Down Switch Failed Open

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

  • Faulty Kick-Down Switch
  • Kick-Down Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Kick-Down Switch circuit poor electrical connection

Possible symptoms

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

P1836 Saturn Description

The Transmission Control Module (TCM) monitors the Kick-Down Switch. The TCM sets the OBDII code when the Kick-Down Switch is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code P1836 Saturn - Kick-Down Switch Failed Open -

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