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U2471 Code - Unexpected PRNDL State

Updated Jun 17, 2020
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- Repair Importance Level: 3/3
- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|U2471 code possible causes

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

|How do I fix code U2471 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 U2471 code

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 U2471 code possible symptoms?

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

|U2471 code 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 -
Unexpected PRNDL State

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