C0696 Code: Meaning, Causes, and Symptoms | OBD2 Codes

C0696 – Position Sensor Overcurrent


C0696 Possible Symptoms


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


C0696 Possible Causes


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


C0696 Description


The Electronic Suspension Control (ESC) module provides power (a regulated 5 volts) to each of the position sensors. The ESC module also monitors this voltage supply for a fault condition which prevents proper regulation.