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B1396 Code - Power Door Lock Circuit Short To Battery

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By - Updated Mar 21, 2019
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|Code B1396 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Power Door Lock
  • Power Door Lock harness is open or shorted
  • Power Door Lock circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How do I Fix the Code B1396?

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 B1396?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1396 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 B1396 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1396 Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Power Door Lock. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Power Door Lock is not to factory specifications.

OBDII Code B1396 - Power Door Lock Circuit Short To Battery -
B1396 Code - Power Door Lock Circuit Short To Battery

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