C1079 - Steering Angle Sensor Calibration Failure

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3   
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Possible causes

  • Steering Angle Sensor Calibration Incomplete
  • Faulty Steering Angle Sensor
  • Steering Angle Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Steering Angle Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) / Electronic Stability Program (ESPĀ®) Control Module

Possible symptoms

  • Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Warning Light ON
  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

C1079 Description

The Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Module monitors the Steering Angle Sensor Calibration. The ABS Module sets the OBDII code when the Steering Angle Sensor Calibration is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code C1079 - Steering Angle Sensor Calibration Failure - AutoCodes.com

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