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Kenworth t300 with cummins motor, ecm fault code 196 - what

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kenworth t300 with cummins motor, ecm fault code 196 - what does this mean?. Truck will not turnover!
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Heavy Equipment
Expert:  DR.Cummins replied 6 years ago.
Hello what is the engine serial number?
Customer: replied 6 years ago.
engine no.46954829
Expert:  DR.Cummins replied 6 years ago.

Hello your fault is for the coolant level sensor. I suggest checking the coolant level and make sure it is full. If so the sensor has failed.

Fault Code: 196
PID: P111
SPN: 111
FMI: 4/4
LAMP: Amber

Coolant Level Sensor 1 Circuit - Voltage Below Normal or Shorted to Low Source. Low signal voltage detected at engine coolant level circuit.

Customer: replied 6 years ago.

I have downloaded 2 more faults - 428 and 1117

The 196 coolant level ok.signal sensor?

Fault 428 is the sensor at the bottom of the fuel filter which has been changed and checked out.

Fault 1117 is the power supply to the ecm

Expert:  DR.Cummins replied 6 years ago.
Ok are all these codes active or inactive?