Engine-Codes - Generic - B1175

B1175 - Drivers Door Ajar Switch General Electrical Failure

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

B1175 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Drivers Door Ajar Switch
  • Drivers Door Ajar Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Drivers Door Ajar Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Body Control Module (BCM)

How do I fix code B1175

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.

Cost of diagnosing the B1175 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost of diagnosing the B1175 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)

B1175 Meaning

The Body Control Module (BCM) monitors the Drivers Door Ajar Switch. The BCM sets the OBDII code when the BCM detects an open from the left front door ajar circuit.

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