For Shop Owners

P0460 FORD - Fuel Level Sensor 'A' Circuit

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

Possible causes

  • Faulty Fuel Level Sensor
  • Fuel Level Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Fuel Level Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty combination meter
What does this mean?

Tech notes

There is a factory service bulletin for the following Ford Models:

2003-2004 Ford Crown Victoria


For some Ford vehicles.

SERVICE PROCEDURE
P0460 can be caused by the installation of aftermarket equipment such as remote starter systems and auxiliary fuel tanks.

Ford offers a remote starter system which is recommended. If the vehicle has an aftermarket remote starter system, it would need to be removed / disabled before diagnostics for P0460 can be started. Auxiliary fuel tanks that continuously replenish the vehicles main tank will cause a P0460. Customers that replenish the vehicles fuel tank from the auxiliary fuel tank while the key is on and engine is running, can set P0460. For vehicles with an auxiliary fuel tank, it is recommended not to use the gravity / continuous fill style auxiliary fuel tanks. It is recommended to add fuel to the vehicles main tank with the key off.

NOTE: P0460 CAUSED BY AFTERMARKET EQUIPMENT/VEHICLE MODIFICATIONS IS NOT COVERED UNDER WARRANTY.
What does this mean?

When is the code detected?

Even though the vehicle is parked, a signal being varied is sent from the fuel level sensor to Engine Control Module (ECM).

Possible symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
  • Fuel level gauge improper operation

P0460 FORD Description

The fuel level sensor is mounted in the fuel level sensor unit. The sensor detects a fuel level in the fuel tank and transmits a signal to the Engine Control Module (ECM). The fuel level sensor consists of two parts, one is mechanical float and the other side is variable resistor. The fuel level sensor output voltage changes depending on the movement of the fuel mechanical float.
OBDII Code P0460 Ford - Fuel Level Sensor 'A' Circuit - itimaster.ru

P0460 FORD Information for specific Ford models

Need more help?

Do you need more help with the P0460 Ford code? Ask a question to our users or find an automotive repair shop near you to help fix the OBDII code

P0460 FORD Comments

Help us improve itimaster.ru. Leave a comment below or tell us if the information above help you fix the code. What are the symptoms on your vehicle for the P0460 Ford code? Have you replaced any parts?
Any information is appreciated. Thanks
Repair Importance Level: 3
1=Low 2=Medium 3=High
Repair Difficulty Level: 3
1=Easy 2=Moderate 3=Hard

Browse All Codes For Specific Model YearBeta
Ford F150 1998 Ford F150
1999 Ford F150
2000 Ford F150
2001 Ford F150
2002 Ford F150
2003 Ford F150
Ford Fusion 2006 Ford Fusion
2007 Ford Fusion
2008 Ford Fusion
2009 Ford Fusion
2010 Ford Fusion
2011 Ford Fusion
2012 Ford Fusion
Honda Accord 2008 Honda Accord
2009 Honda Accord
2010 Honda Accord
Honda Civic 1996 Honda Civic
1997 Honda Civic
1998 Honda Civic
1999 Honda Civic
2000 Honda Civic
Infiniti G35 2003 Infiniti G35
2004 Infiniti G35
2005 Infiniti G35
2006 Infiniti G35
Nissan Altima 2002 Nissan Altima
2003 Nissan Altima
2004 Nissan Altima
2005 Nissan Altima
2006 Nissan Altima
2008 Nissan Altima
2009 Nissan Altima
2010 Nissan Altima
2011 Nissan Altima
2012 Nissan Altima
Nissan Maxima 2005 Nissan Maxima
2006 Nissan Maxima
2007 Nissan Maxima
2008 Nissan Maxima
Nissan Pathfinder 2005 Nissan Pathfinder
2006 Nissan Pathfinder
2007 Nissan Pathfinder
2008 Nissan Pathfinder
2009 Nissan Pathfinder
2010 Nissan Pathfinder
2011 Nissan Pathfinder
2012 Nissan Pathfinder
Nissan Rogue 2008 Nissan Rogue
2009 Nissan Rogue
2010 Nissan Rogue
2011 Nissan Rogue
2012 Nissan Rogue
2013 Nissan Rogue
Nissan Sentra 2002 Nissan Sentra
2003 Nissan Sentra
2004 Nissan Sentra
2005 Nissan Sentra
2006 Nissan Sentra
2007 Nissan Sentra
2008 Nissan Sentra
2009 Nissan Sentra
2010 Nissan Sentra
2011 Nissan Sentra
2012 Nissan Sentra
Toyota Camry 1997 Toyota Camry
1998 Toyota Camry
1999 Toyota Camry
2000 Toyota Camry
2001 Toyota Camry
2006 Toyota Camry
2007 Toyota Camry
2008 Toyota Camry
2009 Toyota Camry
2010 Toyota Camry
2011 Toyota Camry
Toyota Corolla 2005 Toyota Corolla
Toyota Echo 2000 Toyota Echo
2001 Toyota Echo
2002 Toyota Echo
Toyota Highlander 2001 Toyota Highlander
2002 Toyota Highlander
2003 Toyota Highlander
2004 Toyota Highlander
2005 Toyota Highlander
2006 Toyota Highlander
2007 Toyota Highlander
Toyota Prius 2004 Toyota Prius
2005 Toyota Prius
2006 Toyota Prius
2007 Toyota Prius
2008 Toyota Prius
2009 Toyota Prius
Scion xB 2005 Scion xB
2006 Scion xB
2007 Scion xB
Advertisement
Home - For Shop Owners - About itimaster.ru - Privacy Policy - Terms and Conditions - - Copyright 2010-2018 itimaster.ru
itimaster.ru - - - -
Posted and Edit by 06-14-2015

Related pages


2005 camry problemswhat does vtc stand forwindstar 2002tiburon timing beltp0113 jeep grand cherokeeevap emissionshow to reset maintenance light on 2002 honda civicmercury villager 1999pontiac g6 ignition problemsjeep wrangler fuel capp1151 code ford f150nissan altima speed sensorvdc cars1999 honda civic starterreplace o2 sensor honda civiccheck vsc lexus gs300bmw fault code p1159ford escape airbag light2007 toyota camry warning lights2001 isuzu rodeo transmission fluidwhat is code po420po507 engine code2002 ford escape catalytic converter problemstoyota camry lumiereobd2 code po401buick lesabre 3.8 enginesystem lean bank 1 and 2murano cvt transmission problemscrv definition2006 dodge durango slt specskirk's radiator el cajon2001 chevy suburban problemsvtec not workingdodge durango heater problemscadillac electrical problems2000 chevy malibu value2007 dodge durango heminissan sentra 2002 batterysaab steering wheel malfunctionhonda crv code error e2006 nissan maxima recalls transmissionsubaru forester check enginewhat does pcm stand for in cars2005 toyota camry pictures2003 silverado evap vent solenoidfiring order ford 3.0 ranger2002 nissan altima engine recallvw camshaft sensoralternator 2001 ford taurus2004 trailblazer spark plugscode p0140chevrolet engine codesp0740exhaust gas recirculation flowhonda accord oxygen sensor replacement costtoyota echo clutch replacementcummins tpsnissan maxima alternator replacement cost96 toyota corolla starterp132 codeevap system flow during non-purge2001 dodge ram transmission slippingmisfire p0300p0420 and p0430acura tl torqueebcm module2003 mitsubishi galant alternatorcode p01561997 ford f150 transmission problemsp17742003 dodge caravan transmission fluidford lobo 2000p 03012004 pontiac grand prix starting problems2001 corolla catalytic convertersour lake chevy2007 infiniti m35 specsmeineke spokaneford expedition egr valve2003 vw jetta catalytic converterevap code p0449cadillac electrical problems