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B1386 Code - Oil Level Lamp Circuit Short To Ground

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|Code B1386 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Oil Level Lamp
  • Oil Level Lamp harness is open or shorted
  • Oil Level Lamp circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

|How do I Fix the Code B1386?

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 B1386?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1386 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 B1386 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1386 Description

The Powertrain Control Module (PCM) monitors the Oil Level Lamp. The PCM sets the OBDII code when the Oil Level Lamp is not to factory specifications.

OBDII Code B1386 - Oil Level Lamp Circuit Short To Ground -
B1386 Code - Oil Level Lamp Circuit Short To Ground

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