B1445 - Door Handle Switch Circuit Short To Ground

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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B1445 Possible Causes

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

First diagnose B1445 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 B1445 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B1445 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.

B1445 Possible Symptoms

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

B1445 Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Door Handle Switch. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Door Handle Switch is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code B1445 - Door Handle Switch Circuit Short To Ground - AutoCodes.com

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