Our automotive experts have put together the following information about the P215A 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 P215A code.

OBD II Fault Code

  • OBD II P215A

    OBD-II Code Anti-lock braking system (ABS) will be disabled is defined as a Vehicle Speed - Wheel Speed Correlation

    The Vehicle Speed Sensor tells the engine control module (PCM) how fast the vehicle should be going. The Wheel Speed Sensor tells the Anti-lock Brake (ABS) Module how fast each wheel is actually spinning. This information is compared between the PCM and ABS modules. If one or more Wheel Speed Sensors do not match the vehicle speed sensor information, the PCM will set code P215A.

    Anti-lock braking system (ABS) will be disabled Symptoms

    • Anti-lock brake system (ABS) light illuminated
    • Anti-lock braking system (ABS) will be disabled

    Common Problems That Trigger the P215A Code

    • Anti-lock brake (ABS) control module failure
    • Powertrain Control Module (PCM) failure
    • Vehicle speed sensor failure
    • Wheel speed sensor failure
    • Wiring issue
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