B1219 - Interior Boot/Trunk Release Switch

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

B1219 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Interior Boot/Trunk Release Switch
  • Interior Boot/Trunk Release Switch harness is open or shorted
  • Interior Boot/Trunk Release Switch circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Liftgate/Trunk Module (LTM)

How do I fix code B1219

    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.

B1219 Tech Notes

B1219:12 Interior Boot/Trunk Release Switch: Circuit Short To Battery
B1219:23 Interior Boot/Trunk Release Switch: Signal Stuck Low

Cost of diagnosing the B1219 code

    Labor: 1.0

    The cost of diagnosing the B1219 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.

B1219 Possible Symptoms

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

B1219 Meaning

The Liftgate/Trunk Module (LTM) monitors the Interior Boot/Trunk Release Switch. The LTM sets the OBDII code when the Interior Boot/Trunk Release Switch is not to factory specifications.
OBDII Code B1219 - Interior Boot/Trunk Release Switch - Engine-Codes.com

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