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P1A8A BUICK - 42 Volt System Voltage High

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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P1A8A BUICK Possible Causes

  • Faulty Accessory Power Module (APM)
  • Accessory Power Module (APM) harness is open or shorted
  • Accessory Power Module (APM) circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose P1A8A BUICK 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 P1A8A BUICK code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P1A8A BUICK 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.

P1A8A BUICK Possible Symptoms

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

P1a8a Buick Description

The Accessory Power Module (APM) supplies the energy that flows between the high voltage, 300 volt, direct current (DC) and intermediate voltage, 42 volt, DC to support the Electric Power Steering (EPS). The APM receives a 42 volt enable command from the Hybrid Powertrain Control Module (HPCM) over the high speed hybrid GMLAN communication circuit. 42 volt APM functions will run only when the 42 volt APM enable is active on the high speed hybrid GMLAN communication circuit.
OBDII Code P1a8a Buick - 42 Volt System Voltage High -

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