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OBD II Fault Code P1031 :

Description of OBD II Fault code P1031

FUEL HEATER CIRCUIT MALFUNCTION

Possible failuer of OBD II Fault code P1031

  • Fuel Heater Relay (Contact stuck ON)
  • Fuel Heater High-side harness (Short to power or open)
  • Fuel Heater Low-side harness (Open or short to ground)
  • Power Distribution Detection harness (Short to power or open)
  • Power Distribution Detection unit fuse blown

Diagnostic Procedure using AutoHex auto Scan tool tester

  • The High level (12 V) of the Fuel Heater return signal is detected with the OFF direction output of the Fuel Heater Relay for a set period of time.

Test Conditions using AutoHex Scan tool tester

  • During the OFF direction output of the Fuel Heater
  • The battery voltage > 10500 mV

Clear Fault codes Conditions

  • The High level (12 V) of the Fuel Heater return signal is detected with the OFF direction output of the Fuel Heater Relay for a set period of time.

MIL Status

  • Glow ON


Note:

  • AutoHex is a professional OBD /OBD II diagnostic scanner / scan tool tester.
  • This fault code is a GERENRIC fault code, some cars may change the meaning of this fault code.
    To get the accurate fault code description you may use AutoHex OBD scanner

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