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B1490 Code - Door Handle Right Front Short To Ground

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- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
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By AutoCodes.com - Updated Apr 14, 2019
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|Code B1490 Possible Causes

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

|How do I Fix the Code B1490?

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 B1490?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1490 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 B1490 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1490 Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Door Handle Right Front Sensor. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Door Handle Right Front Sensor is not to factory specifications.

OBDII Code B1490 - Door Handle Right Front Short To Ground - AutoCodes.com
B1490 Code - Door Handle Right Front Short To Ground

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|Information for Specific Makes

  • B1490 Hyundai Passenger Occupant Classification Sensor Defect
  • B1490 KIA Passenger Occupant Classification Sensor Defect

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