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U2196 Ford Code - Incorrect Tachometer Indication

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- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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By AutoCodes.com - Updated Jun 17, 2020
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|Code U2196 Ford Possible Causes

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

|How do I Fix the Code U2196 Ford?

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.

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|What is the Cost to Diagnose the Code U2196 Ford?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the U2196 Ford 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.

|What are Code U2196 Ford Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code U2196 Ford Description

Engine RPM data is provided to the Instrument Cluster by the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) through the communication network. The Instrument Cluster sets the OBDII code when the Tachometer Indication is not to factory specifications.

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U2196 Ford Code - Incorrect Tachometer Indication

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