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B1338 Code - Door Ajar Right Rear Circuit Short To Ground

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- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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By AutoCodes.com - Updated Mar 14, 2019
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|Code B1338 Possible Causes

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

|How do I Fix the Code B1338?

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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|What is the Cost to Diagnose the Code B1338?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1338 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.

|What are Code B1338 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1338 Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Door Ajar Right Rear Switch. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Door Ajar Right Rear Switch is not to factory specifications.

OBDII Code B1338 - Door Ajar Right Rear Circuit Short To Ground - AutoCodes.com
B1338 Code - Door Ajar Right Rear Circuit Short To Ground

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|Information for Specific Makes

  • B1338 Infiniti Front Door Satellite Sensor Right Communication Error
  • B1338 Nissan Front Door Satellite Sensor Right Communication Error

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