C0051 Code: Meaning, Causes, and Symptoms | OBD2 Codes

C0051 – Steering Wheel Position Sensor


C0051 Possible Symptoms


Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light ON,Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)


C0051 Possible Causes


Faulty Steering Wheel Position Sensor,Steering Wheel Position Sensor harness is open or shorted,Steering Wheel Position Sensor circuit poor electrical connection


C0051 Description


The Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Module monitors the Steering Wheel Position Sensor. The ABS Module sets the OBDII code when the Steering Wheel Position Sensor is not to factory specifications.