P2453 - Diesel Particulate Filter Pressure Sensor 'A' Circuit Range/Performance

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

  • Faulty Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Pressure Sensor
  • Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Pressure Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Diesel Particulate Filter (DPF) Pressure Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Corrosion or poor mating terminals and wiring
  • Leaks in the diesel particulate filter pressure sensor connecting hose

Possible symptoms

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

P2453 Description

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors the diesel particulate filter pressure sensor for offset and stuck signal value concerns. The test fails when the diesel particulate filter pressure sensor signal value at key ON, engine OFF is greater than 2.5 kPa (0.36 psi) or the key ON, engine running signal value changes less than 0.01 volt in 2 minutes.
OBDII Code P2453 - Diesel Particulate Filter Pressure Sensor 'A' Circuit Range/Performance - AutoCodes.com

P2453 Information for specific makes

  • P2453 DODGE Diesel Particulate Filter Pressure Sensor 'A' Circuit Range/Performance   
  • P2453 FORD Diesel Particulate Filter Pressure Sensor 'A' Circuit Range/Performance
  • P2453 GMC Diesel Particulate Filter Pressure Sensor 'A' Circuit Range/Performance

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