B1386 - Oil Level Lamp Circuit Short To Ground

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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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)

First diagnose B1386 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 B1386 code

    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.

B1386 Possible Symptoms

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

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 - AutoCodes.com

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