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B1606 Code - Lamp Anti-Theft Indicator Circuit Short To Ground

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By - Updated May 02, 2019
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|Code B1606 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Lamp Anti-Theft Indicator
  • Lamp Anti-Theft Indicator harness is open or shorted
  • Lamp Anti-Theft Indicator circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How do I Fix the Code B1606?

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 B1606?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1606 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 B1606 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1606 Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Lamp Anti-Theft Indicator. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Lamp Anti-Theft Indicator is not to factory specifications.

OBDII Code B1606 - Lamp Anti-Theft Indicator Circuit Short To Ground -
B1606 Code - Lamp Anti-Theft Indicator Circuit Short To Ground

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