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U2199 Code - Incorrect Temperature Gauge Indication

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- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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By - Updated Jun 17, 2020
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|Code U2199 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 U2199?

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 U2199?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the U2199 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 U2199 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code U2199 Description

Normal engine operating temperature is 60°C (140°F) to 120°C (248°F). The Engine Coolant Temperature (ECT) Sensor unit monitors the coolant temperature and is hardwired directly to the Powertrain Control Module (PCM). The status of the engine coolant temperature is sent from the PCM to the Instrument Cluster over the communication network. The Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) will set if the Temperature Gauge Indication is incorrect.

OBDII Code U2199 - Incorrect Temperature Gauge Indication -
U2199 Code - Incorrect Temperature Gauge Indication

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