B2165 - Gear Shift Position Fault

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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B2165 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Gear Shift Position Sensor
  • Gear Shift Position Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Gear Shift Position Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

First diagnose B2165 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 connector's pins.

Cost of diagnosing the B2165 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B2165 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.

B2165 Possible Symptoms

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

B2165 Description

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Gear Shift Position Sensor. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the Gear Shift Position Sensor is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code B2165 - Gear Shift Position Fault - AutoCodes.com

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