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B1170 ACURA Code - Gauge Control Module Lost Communication With VSA Modulator-Control Unit

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|B1170 ACURA code possible causes

  • Faulty Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) Modulator-Control Unit
  • Faulty Gauge Control Module
  • Gauge Control Module harness is open or shorted
  • Gauge Control Module circuit poor electrical connection

|How do I fix code B1170 ACURA code?

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 B1170 ACURA code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1170 ACURA 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.

|What are B1170 ACURA code possible symptoms?

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

|B1170 ACURA code description

The Gauge Control Module monitors the Vehicle Stability Assist (VSA) Modulator-Control Unit. The Gauge Control Module sets the OBDII code when the VSA Modulator-Control Unit communication is not to factory specifications.

OBDII Code B1170 Acura - Gauge Control Module Lost Communication With VSA Modulator-Control Unit  - AutoCodes.com
Gauge Control Module Lost Communication With VSA Modulator-Control Unit

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