Engine-Codes - Generic - B1222

B1222 - Short In The Rear Mode Control Motor Circuit

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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B1222 Possible Causes

  • Faulty Rear Mode Control Motor
  • Rear Mode Control Motor harness is open or shorted
  • Rear Mode Control Motor circuit poor electrical connection
  • Faulty Rear Climate Control Unit
  • Faulty A/C Control Panel

How is the B1222 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 B1222 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1222 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.
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Possible Symptoms

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

B1222 Meaning

The Rear Climate Control Unit monitors the Rear Mode Control Motor. The Rear Climate Control Unit sets the OBDII code when the Rear Mode Control Motor is not to factory specifications.

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Information for specific makes

  • B1222 ACURA Short In The Rear Mode Control Motor Circuit
  • B1222 CHRYSLER Right Heated Seat LO Indicator Control Circuit High
  • B1222 DODGE Right Heated Seat LO Indicator Control Circuit High
  • B1222 HONDA Short In The Rear Mode Control Motor Circuit
  • B1222 JEEP Right Heated Seat LO Indicator Control Circuit High
  • B1222 RAM Right Heated Seat LO Indicator Control Circuit High

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