Engine-Codes - Ford - B10EA FORD

B10EA FORD - Positive Temperature Coefficient Heater Circuit Short

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?

B10EA FORD Possible Causes

  • Faulty Electric Booster Heater
  • Electric Booster Heater harness is open or shorted
  • Electric Booster Heater circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

How do I fix code B10EA FORD

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.

Tech Notes

B10EA:12 Positive Temperature Coefficient Heater: Circuit Short To Battery
B10EA:14 Positive Temperature Coefficient Heater: Circuit Short To Ground or Open

Cost of diagnosing the B10EA FORD code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B10EA FORD 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)

B10EA FORD Meaning

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Electric Booster Heater. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the BCM detects a short to voltage or ground on the heater control circuit.

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