AutoCodes - Generic - U2197

U2197 Code - Speedometer/Odometer Is Inoperative

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|U2197 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 the U2197 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 U2197 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the U2197 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 U2197 code possible symptoms?

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

|U2197 code description

For vehicles with automatic transmissions, vehicle speed information is sent to the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) from the Output Shaft Speed (OSS) Sensor over the communication network. For vehicles with manual transmissions, this information is sent to the PCM from the Vehicle Speed Sensor (VSS). The Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) will set if the Speedometer/Odometer is inoperative.
OBDII Code U2197 - Speedometer/Odometer Is Inoperative - AutoCodes.com

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