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B1399 FORD Code - Personalised Key Synchronisation System Programming Failure

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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|B1399 FORD code possible causes

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

|How do I fix the B1399 FORD 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 connector's pins.

|Cost of diagnosing the B1399 FORD code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1399 FORD code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

|What are B1399 FORD code possible symptoms?

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

|B1399 FORD code 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
OBDII Code B1399 Ford - Personalised Key Synchronisation System Programming Failure - AutoCodes.com

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