Engine-Codes - Generic - B1161

B1161 Code - Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor Circuit Short To Battery or Open

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|What are the Possible Causes of the Code B1161?

  • Faulty Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor
  • Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Liftgate/Trunk Module (LTM)

|How to Fix the B1161 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 B1161?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1161 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 B1161 Possible Symptoms?

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

|What Does the B1161 Code Mean?

The Liftgate/Trunk Module (LTM) monitors the Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor. The LTM sets the OBDII code when the LTM detects an open or short to voltage from the left pinch strip input circuit.

Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor Circuit Short To Battery or Open

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|Code B1161 Information for Specific Makes

  • B1161 Ford Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor Circuit Short To Battery or Open
  • B1161 Lexus Open in Open in Curtain Shield Squib RH Circuit
  • B1161 Lincoln Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor Circuit Short To Battery or Open
  • B1161 Mercury Left Rear Anti-Pinch Sensor Circuit Short To Battery or Open
  • B1161 Scion Open in Open in Curtain Shield Squib RH Circuit
  • B1161 Toyota Open in Open in Curtain Shield Squib RH Circuit

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