AutoCodes - OBDII Code List - C1361 LEXUS

C1361 LEXUS - Short Circuit in ABS Motor Fail Safe Relay Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3    What is this?
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C1361 LEXUS Possible Causes

  • Faulty Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) Motor Relay
  • ABS Motor Relay harness is open or shorted
  • ABS Motor Relay circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Skid Control ECU

How do I fix code C1361 LEXUS?

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 C1361 LEXUS code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the C1361 LEXUS 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.

Possible Symptoms

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

C1361 LEXUS Description

The Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS) motor relay (Skid Control ECU interior circuit) supplies the power to the ABS pump motor. While the ABS is activated, the Skid Control ECU turns the motor relay ON and operates the ABS pump motor.
OBDII Code C1361 Lexus - Short Circuit in ABS Motor Fail Safe Relay Circuit -

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