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B1399 Code - Personalised Key Synchronisation System Programming Failure

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By AutoCodes.com - Updated Feb 19, 2019
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|Code B1399 Possible Causes

  • Passive Anti-Theft System (PATS) key not programmed
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How do I Fix the Code B1399?

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 B1399?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1399 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 B1399 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1399 Description

When the Body Control Module (BCM) enters a key programming state, it activates the transceiver to read the key in the ignition key cylinder. If a valid Passive Anti-Theft System (PATS) key is used and there are no concerns with PATS, the key is programmed into the BCM memory. The OBDII code sets when there is an unprogrammed PATS key

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B1399 Code - Personalised Key Synchronisation System Programming Failure

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|Information for Specific Makes

  • B1399 Ford Personalised Key Synchronisation System Programming Failure
  • B1399 Lincoln Personalised Key Synchronisation System Programming Failure
  • B1399 Mercury Personalised Key Synchronisation System Programming Failure

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