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B1216 KIA Code - Rear Center Right Sensor Fault

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|What are the Possible Causes of the B1216 KIA Code?

  • Dirty Rear Center Right Sensor
  • Faulty Rear Center Right Sensor
  • Rear Center Right Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Rear Center Right Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

|How to Fix the B1216 KIA Code?

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 B1216 KIA code?

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1216 KIA 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 B1216 KIA code possible symptoms?

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

|What Does the B1216 KIA Code Mean?

RPAS is a Rear Parking Assistant System. It has a supersonic sensor which radiates supersonic to rear side of the vehicle to detect supersonic reflected from an obstacle. It consist of 4 sensor and calculates distances between vehicle and obstacle if it detects reflected supersonic. BCM receive the signal of calculated distances by LIN communication. It warns being obstacle to drivers through buzzer or displaying on cluster according to distance from obstacle. Warning level is divided into 3 step. (warning level rises progressively according to distance from obstacle).

2012 Kia Rio Sensor Location

Rear Center Right Sensor Fault

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