Engine-Codes - Acura - B1179 ACURA

B1179 ACURA Code - Gauge Control Module Lost Communication With Electrical Compass Unit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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|B1179 ACURA code possible causes

  • Faulty Electrical Compass Unit
  • Faulty Gauge Control Module
  • Gauge Control Module harness is open or shorted
  • Gauge Control Module circuit poor electrical connection

|How is the B1179 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 B1179 ACURA code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1179 ACURA 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 B1179 ACURA code possible symptoms?

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

|What is B1179 ACURA code meaning?

The Gauge Control Module monitors the Electrical Compass Unit. The Gauge Control Module sets the OBDII code when the Electrical Compass Unit communication is not to factory specifications.

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