B1251 - Tire Pressure Sensor Low Battery No Sub Type Information

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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B1251 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Tire Pressure Sensor
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)
  • Body Control Module (BCM) harness is open or shorted
  • Body Control Module (BCM) circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose B1251 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 terminals.

Cost of diagnosing the B1251 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B1251 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.

B1251 Possible Symptoms

    Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) Warning Light ON

B1251 Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Tire Pressure Sensor. The OBDII code is set by the BCM in continuous memory when attempting to train a Tire Pressure Monitor System (TPMS) Warning Light ON sensor(s) with a low battery. The TPMS warning indicator flashes for 70 seconds and then remains on continuously when the ignition is turned to the ON position, and the message center displays TIRE PRESSURE SENSOR FAULT.
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B1251 Information for specific makes

  • B1251 FORD Tire Pressure Sensor Low Battery No Sub Type Information
  • B1251 LINCOLN Tire Pressure Sensor Low Battery No Sub Type Information
  • B1251 MERCURY Tire Pressure Sensor Low Battery No Sub Type Information

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