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U2196 MERCURY Code - Incorrect Tachometer Indication

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- Repair Importance Level: 3/3
- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|U2196 MERCURY code 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 code U2196 MERCURY 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 U2196 MERCURY code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the U2196 MERCURY 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 U2196 MERCURY code possible symptoms?

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

|U2196 MERCURY code 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.

OBDII Code U2196 Mercury - Incorrect Tachometer Indication -
U2196 MERCURY Code - Incorrect Tachometer Indication

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