C0298 – GMC

Code : C0298
Make : GMC
Description : C0298 GMC Powertrain Control Module Indicates Traction Control Malfunction
Possible causes :
– Faulty Electronic Brake Control Module (EBCM)
– Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)
– EBCM harness is open or shorted
– EBCM circuit poor electrical connection
Solutions :
– Carry out a Reset via CarDiag
– Choose a better quality fuel
– Check that the tank cap is securely closed
– Check the oil level and add more if it is lower than MAX
– Restart an Automatic diagnostic via CarDiag
– If the fault persists, you can check the “Possible causes” listed above : visually inspect (by yourself (tutorials to come) or by a professional) the wiring harness and the associated connectors, check for damaged components, and look for broken, bent, pushed, or corroded connector pins.

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