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B1279 HONDA Code - Dimmer Switch Circuit Malfunction

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|B1279 HONDA code possible causes

  • Faulty Dimmer Switch
  • Dimmer Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Dimmer Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Multiplex Integrated Control Unit (MICU)

|How do I fix the B1279 HONDA 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 B1279 HONDA code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1279 HONDA 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 B1279 HONDA code possible symptoms?

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

|B1279 HONDA code description

The Multiplex Integrated Control Unit (MICU) monitors the Dimmer Switch. The MICU sets the OBDII code when the Dimmer Switch is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code B1279 Honda - Dimmer Switch Circuit Malfunction - AutoCodes.com

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