AutoCodes - Lincoln - B1179 LINCOLN

B1179 LINCOLN Code - Latch Motor Circuit Short To Battery

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|B1179 LINCOLN code possible causes

  • Faulty Latch Motor
  • Latch Motor harness is open or shorted
  • Latch Motor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Liftgate/Trunk Module (LTM)

|How do I fix the B1179 LINCOLN 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 the B1179 LINCOLN code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1179 LINCOLN code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

|What are B1179 LINCOLN code possible symptoms?

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

|B1179 LINCOLN code description

The Liftgate/Trunk Module (LTM) monitors the Latch Motor. The LTM sets the OBDII code when a continuous memory and on-demand Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) that sets when the LTM detects a short to voltage on the latch motor circuit(s) for more than 1 second.
OBDII Code B1179 Lincoln - Latch Motor Circuit Short To Battery - AutoCodes.com

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