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B1983 Code - Drivers Door Unlock Relay Circuit Short to Battery

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By - Updated Aug 02, 2019
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|Code B1983 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Drivers Door Unlock Relay
  • Drivers Door Unlock Relay harness is open or shorted
  • Drivers Door Unlock Relay circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How do I Fix the Code B1983?

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 B1983?

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1983 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 B1983 Possible Symptoms?

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

|Code B1983 Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Drivers Door Unlock Relay. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Drivers Door Unlock Relay is not to factory specifications.

OBDII Code B1983 - Drivers Door Unlock Relay Circuit Short to Battery -
B1983 Code - Drivers Door Unlock Relay Circuit Short to Battery

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