Engine-Codes - Cadillac - B0090 CADILLAC

B0090 CADILLAC Code - Rollover Sensor Erratic

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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|B0090 CADILLAC code possible causes

  • Faulty Rollover Sensor
  • Rollover Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Rollover Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Inflatable Restraint Sensing and Diagnostic Module (SDM)

|How is the B0090 CADILLAC code repair?

Start by checking 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.

|B0090 CADILLAC code tech notes

DTC B0090 00 Rollover Sensor No Additional Information
DTC B0090 0F Rollover Sensor Erratic
DTC B0090 3A Rollover Sensor Incorrect Component Installed
DTC B0090 39 Rollover Sensor Internal Electronic Failure
DTC B0090 71 Rollover Sensor Invalid Serial Data Received

|What is the cost to diagnose the B0090 CADILLAC code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B0090 CADILLAC 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 B0090 CADILLAC code possible symptoms?

  • Air Bag Warning Light ON

|What is B0090 CADILLAC code meaning?

The Inflatable Restraint Vehicle Rollover Sensor (ROS) utilizes battery power supply and a bidirectional interface circuit. The ROS modulates current on the interface to send ID, State of Health, and deployment commands to the Inflatable Restraint Sensing and Diagnostic Module (SDM). When the ignition is turned on the ROS responds by performing internal diagnostics and sending an ID to the SDM. The ROS continually communicates status messages to the SDM, which determines if a fault is present in the ROS circuit. If the fault is present, the SDM will set a Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC).

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Precautions for SRS “AIR BAG” and “SEAT BELT PRE-TENSIONER” Service

  • Never probe the electrical connectors on air bag, side air curtain modules or seat belts.
  • Never disassemble or tamper with safety belt buckle/retractor pretensioners, adaptive load limiting retractors, safety belt inflators, or probe the electrical connectors.
  • Do not use electrical test equipment to check SRS circuits unless instructed to in this Service Manual.
  • Before servicing the SRS, turn ignition switch OFF, disconnect both battery cables and wait at least 3 minutes. For approximately 3 minutes after the cables are removed, it is still possible for the air bag and seat belt pre-tensioner to deploy. Therefore, do not work on any SRS connectors or wires until at least 3 minutes have passed.
Failure to follow this instruction may result in the accidental deployment of these modules, which increases the risk of serious personal injury or death.