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Volvo EC160B Error Code

Discussion in 'Excavators' started by rshackleford, Aug 31, 2020.

  1. rshackleford

    rshackleford Senior Member

    Jan 19, 2009
    North Dakota
    I've got an error code

    187 PPID 1190 4

    Operator says: "ex is broke down wont move nothing works i shut it off and tried to restart it and i have no power at all no lights no anything "


    Now what?
  2. Ben Witter

    Ben Witter Senior Member

    Apr 3, 2013
    On the outside
    That code is for power shift solenoid, usually open circuit but could be shorted to ground. This will not cause a no power or no start condition. It will cause the engine to bog down.
    Have you tried switching it to manual mode and see if it will start and operate?
    Paul Council likes this.