U1162 BUICK Code - Lost Communications With Liftgate/Endgate Control Module
|U1162 BUICK code possible causes
- Faulty Liftgate/Endgate Control Module (LGM/EGM)
- Liftgate/Endgate Control Module harness is open or shorted
- Liftgate/Endgate Control Module circuit poor electrical connection
|How do I fix the U1162 BUICK 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 U1162 BUICK code
Labor: 1.0The cost of diagnosing the U1162 BUICK code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair's diagnosis time and labor rates vary by location, vehicle's make and model, and even your engine type. Most auto repair shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.
|What are U1162 BUICK code possible symptoms?
- Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)
|U1162 BUICK code descriptionModules connected to the class 2 serial data circuit monitor for serial data communications during normal vehicle operation. Operating information and commands are exchanged among the modules. When a module receives a message for a critical operating parameter, the module records the identification number of the module which sent the message for the state of health monitoring/node alive messages. A critical operating parameter is one which, when not received, requires that the module use a default value for that parameter. Once an identification number is learned by a module, it will monitor for that module node alive message. Each module on the class 2 serial data circuit is required to send a Node Alive message every 2 seconds. When no message is detected from a learned identification number for 5 seconds, a Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) U1162 is set.
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