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B096A Buick Code - Hazard Lamps Switch Backlight Circuit Short to Ground

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B096A Buick?

  • Faulty Hazard Lamps Switch
  • Hazard Lamps Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Hazard Lamps Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

|How to Fix the B096A Buick Code?

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 Code B096A Buick?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B096A 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.

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|What are Code B096A Buick Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the B096A Buick Code Mean?

The Body Control Module (BCM) supplies a voltage reference through the instrument panel cluster dimming voltage reference circuit to the instrument panel cluster lamps dimmer switch, which is part of the headlamp switch. When the dimmer switch is placed in a desired brightness position, reference voltage is applied through the dimmer switch rheostat and the cluster lamps dimmer switch signal circuit to the BCM. The BCM interprets this voltage signal, then applies a Pulse Width Modulated (PWM) voltage to the LED dimming supply circuit to all related interior lamps, illuminating them to the desired level of brightness.

B096A Buick Code - Hazard Lamps Switch Backlight Circuit Short to Ground

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