B2477 FORD - Module Configuration Failure

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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B2477 FORD Possible Causes

  • Reprogram Module ("Flashing")
  • New Powertrain Control Module (PCM) Needs programming
  • Incorrect Vehicle Identification (VID) configuration

First diagnose B2477 FORD 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 terminals.

B2477 FORD Tech Notes

This Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) indicates programming error within Vehicle ID block (VID).
Using the scan tool, reprogram the VID block. If PCM does not allow reprogramming of the VID block, reflashing PCM will be required.

Cost of diagnosing the B2477 FORD code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B2477 FORD 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.

When is the B2477 FORD code detected?

The OBDII code when code indicates that the Vehicle Identification (VID) block is not programmed or is corrupt.

B2477 FORD Possible Symptoms

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

B2477 Ford Description

Configurable modules accommodate a variety of vehicle options, eliminating the need for many unique modules for one vehicle line. These modules must be configured when replaced as part of a repair procedure.

Configurable modules should not be exchanged between vehicles since the settings are unique to each vehicle. Failure to configure a new module may result in improper operation.

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