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Would a 2004 1.25 Fiesta ECU be capable of showing a P0217 code?

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Say if a rad hose blew etc, given the age of the car, would there be an overheating code IF the engine got too hot? 

Is there also a safe cut out of engine in such a scenario? 





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What an oddly specific question! :biggrin: 

There is no safety engine cut-out ever.  There could be catastrophic consequences of the engine cutting out in the fast lane on a busy motorway at 70mph, losing power steering and power brakes as well as drive.  The fuel pump is only cut off after a crash impact.

Overheating should trigger a dash warning but not necessarily a PCM fault code.  

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