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B1161 MERCURY - Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor Circuit Short To Battery or Open

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Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3    What is this?
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B1161 MERCURY Possible Causes

  • Faulty Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor
  • Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Liftgate/Trunk Module (LTM)

How do I fix code B1161 MERCURY

Check the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

Cost of diagnosing the B1161 MERCURY code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1161 MERCURY code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary by location, your vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

B1161 Mercury Description

The Liftgate/Trunk Module (LTM) monitors the Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor. The LTM sets the OBDII code when the LTM detects an open or short to voltage from the left pinch strip input circuit.
OBDII Code B1161 Mercury - Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor Circuit Short To Battery or Open -

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