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B1848 Code - Ignition Tamper Circuit Short To Ground

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By AutoCodes.com - Updated Jul 02, 2019
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|Code B1848 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Ignition Switch
  • Ignition Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Ignition Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How do I Fix the Code B1848?

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 B1848?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1848 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 B1848 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1848 Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Ignition Switch. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Ignition Switch is not to factory specifications.

OBDII Code B1848 - Ignition Tamper Circuit Short To Ground - AutoCodes.com
B1848 Code - Ignition Tamper Circuit Short To Ground

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|Information for Specific Makes

  • B1848 Lexus Short To Positive In Curtain Shield Squib Left 2nd Step Circuit
  • B1848 Scion Short To Positive In Curtain Shield Squib Left 2nd Step Circuit
  • B1848 Toyota Short To Positive In Curtain Shield Squib Left 2nd Step Circuit

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