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B1679 Code - Alarm Panic Input Circuit Short To Battery

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|Code B1679 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Alarm Panic Input Sensor
  • Alarm Panic Input Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Alarm Panic Input Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How do I Fix the Code B1679?

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 B1679?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1679 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 B1679 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1679 Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Alarm Panic Input Sensor. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Alarm Panic Input Sensor is not to factory specifications.

OBDII Code B1679 - Alarm Panic Input Circuit Short To Battery -
B1679 Code - Alarm Panic Input Circuit Short To Battery

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