Tornado Tempest U255E Code:

OBD-II Diagnostic Network (U) Trouble Code

Trouble In Tornado Tempest U255E Possible Cause

By far the most common cause of this Tornado Tempest U255E code is from worn or defective transmission shifter components. Other causes may include a defective range sensor, open, shorted, corroded, or otherwise damaged wiring and/or electrical connectors.

Common Symptoms For Tornado Tempest U255E

  1. This code is more likely the cause of a lack of fuel pressure rather than a reaction to it
  2. If the resistance level does not decrease with heat and increase as it cools, replace the sensor. If everything has checked out thus far, turn the key to the "ON" position and test for the presence of a voltage (and a ground signal) at the exhaust gas temperature/pressure (or heated oxygen) sensor electrical connector
  3. Many vehicle applications utilize an electronically controlled valve in the automatic transmission cooler lines to regulate the flow of fluid to the cooler itself
  4. If the fuel shutoff switch and all system circuitry checks out, suspect a defective PCM (or other related controller)

Similar Problems

Transmission
Low Coolant Circuit
TFP Valve Position Switch-Drive Without Drive Ratio

Tornado Tempest U255E Troubleshooting

Having one of the signs of a bad gasket is usually not enough to prove a failure of a gasket, but multiple symptoms are most likely the result of gasket failure. It is advisable to have the vehicle driven as little as possible whenever the symptoms occur. Depending on the symptoms, either have the gasket replaced or repaired.
The cost of replacing a gasket usually varies from one mechanic to the other. Replacing a gasket is quite expensive in modern engines due to their location and the amount of labor that is required to replace them. Tornado Tempest U255E OBD 2 code on vehicles with electronically controlled automatic transmissions, the 3-4 shift solenoid is responsible for actuating the hydraulic circuits to activate clutches or bands that change gears inside the automatic transmission.

How to turn off Tornado Tempest U255E check engine light ?

There are two ways to turn off the check engine light:

A repair technician can do so once repairs have been made.
The OBD II can automatically turn it off when it fails to detect the problem after several diagnostic cycles.

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