B1612 - Wiper Rear Mode Select Switch Circuit Open

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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B1612 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Wiper Rear Mode Select Switch
  • Wiper Rear Mode Select Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Wiper Rear Mode Select Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

First diagnose B1612 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 B1612 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B1612 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.

B1612 Possible Symptoms

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

B1612 Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Wiper Rear Mode Select Switch. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Wiper Rear Mode Select Switch is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code B1612 - Wiper Rear Mode Select Switch Circuit Open - AutoCodes.com

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B1612 Information for specific makes

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