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Our automotive experts have put together the following information about the P0712 diagnostic trouble code. We've provided the common symptoms that occur when this code is set along with the frequent repairs that address the issues related to the P0712 code.

What Does P0712 Code Mean?

    OBD-II Code P0712 is defined as a Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor "A" Circuit Low

    The Transmission Fluid Temperature Sensor tells the engine control module (PCM) the temperature of the fluid in the transmission. If the PCM detects an incorrect signal from the Transmission Temperature Sensor, the PCM will set code P0712.

    P0712 Symptoms

    • Transmission may not shift properly
    • Transmission temperature warning light may illuminated on the instrument cluster

    Common Problems That Trigger the P0712 Code

    • Powertrain Control Module (PCM) failure
    • Transmission Control Module (TCM) failure
    • Transmission temperature sensor failure
    • Wiring issue
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