Engine-Codes - Generic - B10E5

B10E5 Code - Wake up Control Circuit Short

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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|B10E5 code possible causes

  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)
  • Body Control Module (BCM) harness is open or shorted
  • Body Control Module (BCM) circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Powertrain Control Module (PCM)

|How is the B10E5 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.

|B10E5 code tech notes

B10E5:11 Wake up Control: Circuit Short To Ground
B10E5:15 Wake up Control: Circuit Short To Battery or Open

|What is the cost to diagnose the B10E5 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B10E5 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 B10E5 code possible symptoms?

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

|What is B10E5 code meaning?

The wake up control circuit is used to wake up the Powertrain Control Module (PCM) prior to engine cranking. The PCM needs to wake up prior to a crank request so that it has time to go through its own initialization. The wake up control circuit is controlled by the Body Control Module (BCM). The OBDII set when the BCM detects a short to ground or voltage on the wake up control circuit.

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