Engine-Codes - Chevrolet - B1017 CHEVROLET

B1017 CHEVROLET - Output Driver Module Performance

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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B1017 CHEVROLET Possible Causes

  • Faulty Driver Door Unlock Relay
  • Driver Door Unlock Relay harness is open or shorted
  • Driver Door Unlock Relay circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

How do I fix code B1017 CHEVROLET?

Check 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.

Cost of diagnosing the B1017 CHEVROLET code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1017 CHEVROLET code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.

Possible Symptoms

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

B1017 CHEVROLET Meaning

The Body Control Module (BCM) internally grounds the driver door unlock relay control circuit for the driver door unlock relay when it receives an unlock switch signal from either door lock switch. When the BCM grounds the driver door unlock relay control circuit the driver door unlock relay is energized and unlocks the driver door. The Diagnostic Trouble Code (DTC) will set if the driver door unlock relay control circuit is shorted to ground or open for more then one second.

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