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P0182 - Fuel Temperature Sensor Circuit Low Input

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Possible causes
- Faulty Fuel Temperature Sensor
- Fuel Temperature Sensor harness is open or shorted
- Fuel Temperature Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
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When is the code detected?
An excessively low voltage from the sensor is sent to ECM.
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
P0182 Description
The fuel tank temperature sensor is used to detect the fuel temperature inside the fuel tank. The sensor modifies a voltage signal from the ECM. The modified signal returns to the ECM as the fuel temperature input. The sensor uses a thermistor which is sensitive to the change in temperature. The electrical resistance of the thermistor decreases as temperature increases..
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