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B0987 Buick Code - Vehicle Direction Camera Indicator

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- Repair Importance Level: 1/3
- Repair Difficulty Level: 2/3
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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B0987 Buick?

  • Faulty Frontview Camera Module
  • Frontview Camera Module harness is open or shorted
  • Frontview Camera Module circuit poor electrical connection

|How to Fix the B0987 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.

|Code B0987 Buick Tech Notes

B0987 01 Vehicle Direction Camera Indicator Circuit Short to Battery
B0987 06 Vehicle Direction Camera Indicator Circuit Low Voltage/Open

|What is the Cost to Diagnose the Code B0987 Buick?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B0987 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 B0987 Buick Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the B0987 Buick Code Mean?

The lane departure warning system is enabled and disabled through the lane departure switch. When enabled, the lane departure warning switch indicator will illuminate. The switch and indicator are connected to the frontview camera module. The frontview camera module supplies a reference voltage to the lane departure switch. When the switch is pressed, the signal circuit is grounded. When enabled, the frontview camera module will illuminate the indicator located in the switch when lane departure warning system is enabled.
When the system is operating and can detect the lane markings, the front view camera module will request via serial data communications that the instrument cluster illuminates the green lane departure ready-to-assist indicator. If the front view camera module detects that the vehicle unintentionally crosses a lane marking without the turn signal being used, the module will request the vehicle direction display to flash the amber lane departure warning indicator. Anr audible warning will also alert three times when the amber lane departure warning indicator in the vehicle direction display is flashing.

Vehicle Direction Camera Indicator

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