Engine-Codes - Cadillac - B0978 Cadillac

B0978 Cadillac Code - Accessory Indicator Control Circuit

- Code Popularity: 442 Views
- Repair Importance Level: 3/3
- Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3
Table of contents

|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B0978 Cadillac?

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

|How to Fix the B0978 Cadillac 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 B0978 Cadillac?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B0978 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.

Does your car have Safety Recalls? → Check here

|What are Code B0978 Cadillac Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the B0978 Cadillac Code Mean?

The Ignition Mode Switch has 3 LEDs that indicate the vehicle power mode. When the vehicle is in the Off mode, the Off LED may illuminate. Pressing the lower button of the ignition mode switch, the vehicle enters the accessory mode and ACC LED will illuminate. Keeping the lower button pressed for about 5-6 seconds, the vehicle enters run mode with the engine off and the START LED will illuminate. All these LEDs have the voltage supplied from the Body Control Module (BCM) through the ignition mode switch supply voltage circuit. The ground path for each LED is controlled by the BCM.

Accessory Indicator Control Circuit

|Need more Information on the B0978 Cadillac Code?

Need more information on how to fix the B0978 Cadillac code? Get Access to Factory Service Manuals

|Need Help with the B0978 Cadillac Code?

Get the B0978 Cadillac code diagnosed by a professional: Find a repair shop in your area