P2512 - Event Data Recorder Request Circuit/Open

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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P2512 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)
  • Powertrain Control Module (PCM) harness is open or shorted
  • Powertrain Control Module (PCM) circuit poor electrical connection
  • Powertrain Control Module (PCM) software update

First diagnose P2512 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 P2512 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the P2512 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.

P2512 Possible Symptoms

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

P2512 Description

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors the PCM communication with other control units (e.g Transmission Control Unit, ABS Control Unit). The PCM set the OBDII code when the PCM fails to communicate with other control units, either due to software problems or electrical problems (e.i broken wires or loose connection).
OBDII Code P2512 - Event Data Recorder Request Circuit/Open - AutoCodes.com

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