B1261 FORD - Solar Radiation Sensor Circuit Short To Ground
B1261 FORD Possible Causes
- Faulty Sunload Sensor (Solar Radiation Sensor)
- Sunload Sensor harness is open or shorted
- Sunload Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
How do I fix code B1261 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.
Cost of diagnosing the B1261 FORD code
Labor: 1.0The cost of diagnosing the B1261 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.
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
B1261 FORD DescriptionSunload Sensor (Solar Radiation Sensor) contains a photovoltaic (sunlight sensitive) diode, which measures sunlight entering vehicle and inputs signal to the Remote Climate Control (RCC) module. The RCC Module monitors the Solar Radiation Sensor. The RCC Module sets the OBDII code when the Solar Radiation Sensor is not to factory specifications.
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