AutoCodes - Generic - U2109

U2109 Code - Lost Communications With Powertrain Multiple Control System

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|U2109 code possible causes

  • Faulty Powertrain Multiple Control System
  • Powertrain Multiple Control System harness is open or shorted
  • Powertrain Multiple Control System circuit poor electrical connection

|How do I fix the U2109 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 connector's pins.

|Cost of diagnosing the U2109 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the U2109 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

|What are U2109 code possible symptoms?

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

|U2109 code description

Modules connected to the Controller Area Network (CAN) 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. The messages are supervised and also, some periodic messages are used by the receiver module as an availability indication of the transmitter module. Each message contains the identification number of the transmitter module. A module with a CAN serial data circuits malfunction or which loses power during the current ignition cycle will have a Loss of Communication Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) set by other modules that depend on information from that failed module. If any of the CAN circuit are shorted to battery voltage, ground, or between them no communication is possible on the CAN serial data bus, a Diagnostic Trouble Code will set.
OBDII Code U2109 - Lost Communications With Powertrain Multiple Control System - AutoCodes.com

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|U2109 code information for specific makes

  • U2109 BUICK Lost Communications With Powertrain Multiple Control System
  • U2109 CADILLAC Lost Communications With Powertrain Multiple Control System
  • U2109 CHEVROLET Lost Communications With Powertrain Multiple Control System
  • U2109 GMC Lost Communications With Powertrain Multiple Control System

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