OBD-II Trouble Code Technical Description
Fuel Cooler Pump Control Circuit Open
What is the severity of this DTC? The severity of this code starts as moderate based on the specific malfunction and the severity level will progress. Hot fuel temperatures are not desirable and can cause excessive wear on fuel system components and excessive wear to internal engine components as well if not corrected in a timely manner.
What are some of the symptoms of the code? Symptoms of a P008C engine code may include: Decreased engine performance Acceleration and idle surging Check Engine Light illuminated Increased fuel consumption Noise coming from the fuel cooler pump. What are some of the possible causes of the code? Causes for this code may include: Defective fuel cooler pump Corroded or damaged connector Faulty or damaged wiring Faulty PCM