Engine-Codes - Generic - B0198

B0198 Code - Front Blower Motor Power Circuit Malfunction

Repair Importance Level: 1/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3  What is this?
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|B0198 code possible causes

  • Faulty Front Blower Motor
  • Front Blower Motor harness is open or shorted
  • Front Blower Motor circuit poor electrical connection

|How is the B0198 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.

|What is the cost to diagnose the B0198 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B0198 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 B0198 code possible symptoms?

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

|What is B0198 code meaning?

The Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) Control Module monitors the Front Blower Motor. The HVAC sets the OBDII code when the Front Blower Motor is not to factory specifications.

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