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P0356 FORD - Ignition Coil 'F' Primary/Secondary Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3 What does this mean?

Possible causes

  • Faulty Ignition Coil 6
  • Ignition Coil 6 harness is open or shorted
  • Ignition Coil 6 circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Engine Control Module (ECM)
What does this mean?

Tech notes

Ford Ignition Coil Primary Codes P0351-P0360 Diagnostic Walk through

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What does this mean?

When is the code detected?

Each ignition circuit is continuously monitored by the Engine Control Module (ECM). The test fails when the ECM does not receive a valid pulse signal from the ignition coil.

Possible symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • Lack/Loss of Power
  • Engine may be harder to start
  • Engine hesitation
  • Rough engine idle

P0356 FORD Description

The ignition system on the vehicle uses individual ignition coils for each cylinder. The Engine Control Module (ECM) controls each ignition coil operation. The ECM sends a ON/OFF signal to energize the ignition coil to create a spark at the spark plug when a spark is required at the cylinder.
OBDII Code P0356 Ford - Ignition Coil 'F' Primary/Secondary Circuit -

P0356 FORD Information for specific Ford models

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