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B1797 Code - Lamp Headlamp Low-Beam Circuit Short To Ground

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By - Updated Jul 01, 2019
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|Code B1797 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Lamp Headlamp Low-Beam
  • Lamp Headlamp Low-Beam harness is open or shorted
  • Lamp Headlamp Low-Beam circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How do I Fix the Code B1797?

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 B1797?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1797 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 B1797 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1797 Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Lamp Headlamp Low-Beam. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Lamp Headlamp Low-Beam is not to factory specifications.

OBDII Code B1797 - Lamp Headlamp Low-Beam Circuit Short To Ground -
B1797 Code - Lamp Headlamp Low-Beam Circuit Short To Ground

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