Chevrolet P1715: Park/Neutral Position Switch Circuit

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Chevrolet P1715: Park/Neutral Position Switch Circuit

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What Does The Chevrolet P1715 Code Mean?

Conditions for Setting the DTC. Engine speed changed from below 300 rpm to over 500 rpm when the vehicle speed is 0 km/h (0 mph) and the Park/Neutral Position (PNP) switch indicates an open or a low voltage to the PCM (R, D, 2 or L gear positions).

What Are The Potential Causes Of The Chevrolet P1715 Code?

  • The Park/Neutral Position (PNP) switch for proper operation
  • Poor connection at the PCM connector C1, the PNP switch connector, and at connector C101.

Recommended Parts

Below are some recommended auto parts to help you address the trouble code affecting your vehicle and get it running smoothly again:

>>> WORKPRO 582-piece Crimp Terminals, Wire Connectors, Heat Shrink Tube, Electrical Repair Kit
>>> Standard Motor Products NS85T Neutral/Backup/Safety Switch
>>> ACDelco Professional PT2386 Multi-Purpose Wire Connector with Leads

Note: During the purchasing process, please check carefully whether the part you want to buy fits your car!

Reference Sources

Chevrolet P1715, DTCDECODE.

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