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U2471 Code - Unexpected PRNDL State

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- Repair Importance Level: 3/3
- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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By - Updated Jun 17, 2020
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|Code U2471 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Instrument Cluster (IC)
  • Instrument Cluster harness is open or shorted
  • Instrument Cluster circuit poor electrical connection

|How do I Fix the Code U2471?

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 U2471?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the U2471 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 U2471 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code U2471 Description

The Parking Aid Module (PAM) receives the Park-Reverse-Neutral-Drive-Low (PRNDL) state from the Instrument Cluster (IC) as a gateway message from the Transmission Control Module (TCM). The Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) will set when a continuous and on-demand DTC that sets when the PAM receives an unknown PRNDL state message from the IC.

OBDII Code U2471 - Unexpected PRNDL State -
U2471 Code - Unexpected PRNDL State

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