Engine-Codes - Acura - B1176 ACURA

B1176 ACURA - Fuel Level Sensor Circuit Short

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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B1176 ACURA Possible Causes

  • Faulty Fuel Level Sensor (Fuel Gauge Sending Unit)
  • Fuel Level Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Fuel Level Sensor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Gauge Control Module

How is the B1176 ACURA 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 B1176 ACURA code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1176 ACURA 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)

B1176 ACURA Meaning

The Gauge Control Module monitors the Fuel Level Sensor (Fuel Gauge Sending Unit). The Gauge Control Module sets the OBDII code when the Fuel Level Sensor is not to factory specifications.

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