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U0141 PONTIAC

U0141 PONTIAC - Lost Communication With Instrument Panel Module

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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U0141 PONTIAC Possible Causes

  • Faulty Instrument Panel Module (IPM)
  • IPM harness is open or shorted
  • IPM circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose U0141 PONTIAC 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 U0141 PONTIAC code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the U0141 PONTIAC 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.

U0141 PONTIAC Possible Symptoms

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

U0141 Pontiac Description

Modules connected to the high speed General Motor Local Area Network (GMLAN) serial data circuits monitor for serial data communications during normal vehicle operation. Operating information and commands are exchanged among the modules. The modules have prerecorded information about what messages are needed to be exchanged on the serial data circuits, for each virtual network. The messages are supervised and also, some periodic messages are used by the receiver module as an availability indication of the transmitter module. The supervision time-out period is 250 ms. Each message contains the identification number of the transmitter module.
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