U0162 - Lost Communication With Navigation Display Module

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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U0162 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Front Display Interface Module (FDIM)
  • Front Display Interface Module (FDIM) harness is open or shorted
  • Front Display Interface Module (FDIM) circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Accessory Protocol Interface Module (APIM)

First diagnose U0162 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 U0162 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the U0162 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.

U0162 Possible Symptoms

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

U0162 Description

The Front Display Interface Module (FDIM) is directly connected to the Accessory Protocol Interface Module (APIM). No external circuits are connected to the FDIM. The OBDII codes set by the APIM when communication is missing from the FDIM for more than 1 seconds with the ignition in the RUN position.
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U0162 Information for specific makes

  • U0162 FORD Lost Communication With Navigation Display Module
  • U0162 LINCOLN Lost Communication With Navigation Display Module
  • U0162 MERCURY Lost Communication With Navigation Display Module

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