Engine-Codes - Ford - B1161 FORD

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

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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B1161 FORD Possible Causes

  • 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 is the B1161 FORD 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.

What is the cost to diagnose the B1161 FORD code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1161 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.
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Possible Symptoms

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

B1161 FORD Meaning

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.

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