Engine-Codes - Mercury - B1161 MERCURY

B1161 MERCURY Code - 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 MERCURY code 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 MERCURY 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 MERCURY code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1161 MERCURY 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 B1161 MERCURY code possible symptoms?

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

|What is B1161 MERCURY code 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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