B1163 - Gauge Control Module Lost Communication With Left Power Sliding Door Control Unit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What does this mean?

B1163 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Left Power Sliding Door Control Unit
  • Faulty Gauge Control Module
  • Gauge Control Module harness is open or shorted
  • Gauge Control Module circuit poor electrical connection

First diagnose B1163 code

    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 terminals.

Cost of diagnosing the B1163 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B1163 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.

B1163 Possible Symptoms

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

B1163 Meaning

The Gauge Control Module monitors the Relay Control Module. The Gauge Control Module sets the OBDII code when the Left Power Sliding Door Control Unit communication is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code B1163 - Gauge Control Module Lost Communication With Left Power Sliding Door Control Unit - Engine-Codes.com

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B1163 Information for specific makes

  • B1163 ACURA Gauge Control Module Lost Communication With Left Power Sliding Door Control Unit
  • B1163 FORD Left Power Running Board Hall-Effect Sensor Failure
  • B1163 HONDA Gauge Control Module Lost Communication With Left Power Sliding Door Control Unit
  • B1163 LINCOLN Left Power Running Board Hall-Effect Sensor Failure
  • B1163 MERCURY Left Power Running Board Hall-Effect Sensor Failure

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