AutoCodes - OBDII Code List - B1176 FORD

B1176 FORD - Passenger Door Ajar Switch General Electrical Failure

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3    What is this?
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B1176 FORD Possible Causes

  • Faulty Passenger Door Ajar Switch
  • Passenger Door Ajar Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Passenger Door Ajar Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

How do I fix code B1176 FORD?

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.
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Cost of diagnosing the B1176 FORD code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1176 FORD 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)

B1176 FORD Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Passenger Door Ajar Switch. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the BCM detects an open from the right front door ajar circuit.
OBDII Code B1176 Ford - Passenger Door Ajar Switch General Electrical Failure -

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